A facile Pd-catalyzed method for the preparation of a wide variety of aryl amines from aryl bromides and amines has been developed [Eq. (a)]. Noteworthy features of this method include the experimental simplicity, the tin/boron-free conditions, and the broad spectrum of potential substrates.
“A Simple Catalytic Method for the Conversion of Aryl Bromides to Arylamines”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 1995, 34(12), 1348-1350.