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SMU Dedman School of Law hosts a series of discussions on the implementation of tax policy with leading academics, students, lawyers and members of the business community. The series is co-organized by SMU Dedman School of Law Professors Christopher H. Hanna and Henry J. Lischer, Jr. For further information, please contact Chris Hanna at channa@mail.smu.edu. See Colloquium Schedule for a list of speakers and topics scheduled in 2010-2011.

Date Presenter Topic
Friday, October 1, 2010 Lawrence Lokken
University of Florida College of Law
"Swapping Our Way to Ruin: The Role of Credit Derivatives in the Mortgage-Finance Crisis"
Monday, October 25, 2010 Thomas A. Barthold, Chief of Staff, U.S. Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation A View From Inside the Legislative Sausage Machine
Friday, January 21, 2011 Calvin H. Johnson
Andrews & Kurth Centennial Professor, University
of Texas School of Law
Fifty Ways to Raise a Trillion
Thursday, February 3, 2011 Daniel J. LaThrope
E.L. Wiegand Distinguished Professor in Tax, University of San Francisco School of Law
Equity and Fairness in the Federal Income Tax: Alternatives to the Alternative Minimum Tax
Monday, March 7, 2011 Michelle M. Kwon
Assistant Professor of Law, Texas Tech University School of Law
The Tax Man's Ethics: Four of the Hardest Ethical Questions for an IRS Lawyer