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Charitable Nonprofits’ Use Of Noncompetition Agreements: Having The Best Of Both Worlds, Lindsey D. Blanchard Jan 2014

Charitable Nonprofits’ Use Of Noncompetition Agreements: Having The Best Of Both Worlds, Lindsey D. Blanchard

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Removing Revlon, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2013

Removing Revlon, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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This Article advocates the abolition of the Revlon doctrine— the junior partner in Delaware’s corporate takeover jurisprudence, which governs certain contests involving auctions and sales of control. Revlon arose in the twilight zone created by the overlap between defenses to hostile tender offers and efforts by directors to avoid or coerce a shareholder vote on corporate mergers and sales (shotgun corporate marriages). The narrow holding of the case stands for the common sense proposition that if directors decide to sell their corporation by choosing between two bids, both of which will pay all of the shareholders cash for all ...


Using Comparative And Transitional Corporate Law To Teach Corporate Social Responsibility , Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2011

Using Comparative And Transitional Corporate Law To Teach Corporate Social Responsibility , Franklin A. Gevurtz

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The Globalization Of Corporate Law: The End Of History Or A Never-Ending Story?, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2011

The Globalization Of Corporate Law: The End Of History Or A Never-Ending Story?, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Considerable scholarship during the last few decades addresses the question of whether corporate laws are becoming global by converging on commonly accepted approaches. Some scholars have asserted that such convergence is occurring around the most efficient laws and institutions, thereby marking the “End of History” for corporate law. This Article responds to such assertions by developing three claims not previously given due attention in the convergence literature. First, it demonstrates that the history of corporations and corporate law has been one of seemingly constant movement toward global convergence, yet the resulting convergence is always incomplete or transitory. Next, it points ...


The Role Of Corporate Law In Preventing A Financial Crisis: Reflections On In Re Citigroup Inc. Shareholder Derivative Litigation, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2010

The Role Of Corporate Law In Preventing A Financial Crisis: Reflections On In Re Citigroup Inc. Shareholder Derivative Litigation, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Corporate Governance Ii – Accountability Rules, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2010

Corporate Governance Ii – Accountability Rules, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Clawbacks: Prospective Contract Measures In An Era Of Excessive Executive Compensation And Ponzi Schemes, Jarrod Wong, Miriam A. Cherry Jan 2009

Clawbacks: Prospective Contract Measures In An Era Of Excessive Executive Compensation And Ponzi Schemes, Jarrod Wong, Miriam A. Cherry

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The Function Of "Dysfunctional" Boards, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2008

The Function Of "Dysfunctional" Boards, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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The European Origins And The Spread Of The Corporate Board Of Directors, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2004

The European Origins And The Spread Of The Corporate Board Of Directors, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Earnings Management And The Business Judgment Rule: An Essay On Recent Corporate Scandals, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2004

Earnings Management And The Business Judgment Rule: An Essay On Recent Corporate Scandals, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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The Historical And Political Origins Of The Corporate Board Of Directors, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2004

The Historical And Political Origins Of The Corporate Board Of Directors, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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The Globalization Of Corporate And Securities Law: An Introduction To A Symposium, And An Essay On The Need For A Little Humility When Exporting One's Corporate Law, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2002

The Globalization Of Corporate And Securities Law: An Introduction To A Symposium, And An Essay On The Need For A Little Humility When Exporting One's Corporate Law, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Getting Real About Corporate Social Responsibility: A Reply To Professor Greenfield, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2002

Getting Real About Corporate Social Responsibility: A Reply To Professor Greenfield, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Biotechnology: Business Organization Issues, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 2000

Biotechnology: Business Organization Issues, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Piercing Piercing: An Attempt To Lift The Veil Of Confusion Surrounding The Doctrine Of Piercing The Corporate Veil, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 1997

Piercing Piercing: An Attempt To Lift The Veil Of Confusion Surrounding The Doctrine Of Piercing The Corporate Veil, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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California's New Limited Liability Company Act: A Look At The Good, The Bad, And The Ambiguous, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 1996

California's New Limited Liability Company Act: A Look At The Good, The Bad, And The Ambiguous, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Squeeze-Outs And Freeze-Outs In Limited Liability Companies, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 1995

Squeeze-Outs And Freeze-Outs In Limited Liability Companies, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Preventing Partnership Freeze-Outs, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 1989

Preventing Partnership Freeze-Outs, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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Commercial Bribery And The Sherman Act: The Case For Per Se Illegality, Franklin A. Gevurtz Jan 1987

Commercial Bribery And The Sherman Act: The Case For Per Se Illegality, Franklin A. Gevurtz

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