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1992

Washington University in St. Louis

Partnership (Business)

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Limited Liability And Externalization Of Risk: A Comment On The Death Of Partnership, Robert W. Hillman Jan 1992

Limited Liability And Externalization Of Risk: A Comment On The Death Of Partnership, Robert W. Hillman

Washington University Law Review

No abstract provided.


Rollups Of Limited Partnerships: Questions Of Regulation And Fairness, Deborah A. Demott Jan 1992

Rollups Of Limited Partnerships: Questions Of Regulation And Fairness, Deborah A. Demott

Washington University Law Review

Rollups of limited partnerships, recently the object of attention from Congress, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and the investing public, raise many conflict-of-interest questions similar to those leveraged buyouts (LBOs) present. To be sure, LBOs and rollups differ in many ways; they tend, nonetheless, to share features that induce squeamishness in many observers.


The Deregulation Of Limited Liability And The Death Of Partnership, Larry E. Ribstein Jan 1992

The Deregulation Of Limited Liability And The Death Of Partnership, Larry E. Ribstein

Washington University Law Review

This Article suggests that the partnership form is attractive for many firms on the margin only because of the regulatory costs of limited liability, including double corporate taxation and limitations on organizational form.