News and Events

New York Law Journal readers have voted NYLS’s Graduate Tax Program No. 1 for the 10th year in a row. Learn more about the program.

Alumni Achievements

Sharon Brown ’13 LL.M., a partner at Barclay Damon LLP, has been named to Law360’s 2019 “Influential Women in Tax Law” list.

Graduate Tax Program Events/CLE

Fall Information Sessions

Wednesday, October 30  • 12:50 p.m.–1:50 p.m.

Wednesday, November 20  •  5:00 p.m.–5:45 p.m.

Thursday, December 5  • 12:45 p.m.–1:30 p.m.

All information sessions will be held in the Admissions Office Conference Room. Please RSVP to Ashley Oliver.

Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate: Tax Update

November 6, 2019

1.5 Professional Practice Credits (NY Transitional and non-transitional)

Panelists:
Alan I. Appel, Professor of Law; Director, International Tax Program, NYLS
Eric Homsi, Associate, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Fanny Karaman ’12 LL.M., Associate, Kozusko Harris Duncan LLP

CLE Materials

Current Developments in FBAR Civil Penalty Litigation

November 20, 2019

2.0 Professional Practice Credits (NY Transitional and nontransitional)

Panelists:
Lawrence S. Feld, Adjunct Professor, NYLS
Zhanna A. Ziering, Member, Caplin & Drysdale

Past Graduate Tax Events/CLE

Welcome to the Land Of OZ!

Tax and Real Estate Issues Raised by the New Opportunity Zone Tax Provisions added by the TCJA of 2017, 1.5 Professional Practice Credits (NY Transitional and non-transitional)

September 26, 2019

Panelists:
Sonia K. Bain ’94, Partner, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, New York
Lillian A. Plata, LL.M. ’14, Co-Founder, Nee Plata Law LLC, New Jersey
Lou Weller, Partner, Weller Partners LLP, California

View Qualified Opportunity Zones program materials.