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Can’t See The Forest For The Trees: Where Does A Purchase Or Sale Of Securities Occur?

CHRISTOPHER CALFEE Whether Justice Scalia chopped down the “judicial oak which ha[d] grown from little more than…

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Choose Your Own Master: Social Enterprise, Certifications, And Benefit Corporation Statutes

J. HASKELL MURRAY In the wake of the most recent financial crisis, interest in social enterprise has…

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Is Judge Rakoff Asking For Too Much? The New Standard For Consent Judgement Settlements With The SEC

AMANDA S. NAOUFAL In SEC v. Citigroup Global Markets, Inc., Judge Rakoff rejected a $285 million settlement…

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Forward-Looking Improvements To Licensing The Next Generation Of Nuclear Reactors

ARJUN PRASAD Nuclear regulation has faced a variety of challenges since the Atomic Energy Commission first introduced…

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In re Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, 478 B.R. 627 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2012)

Ashton Simmons In In re Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP[1], the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Sothern District…

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Symposium

Please join the American University Business Law Review as it brings together academics and practitioners for its 2013 Symposium on Transactional…

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A Resource Guide to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Elizabeth C. Grant The United States Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission released their…

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Gatz Properties, LLC. v. Auriga Captial Corp., 2012 WL 5425227 (Del. 2012)

Diane E. Ghrist In Gatz Properties, LLC v. Auriga Capital Corp.,[1] the Delaware Supreme Court held that…

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Shocking Tech., Inc. v. Michael, 2012 WL 4482838 (Del. Ch. 2012)

Charles Huang The Delaware Chancery Court in Shocking Technologies, Inc. v. Michael[1] held that a corporate board…

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Fulton County Employees Ret. Sys. v. MGIC Inv. Corp., 675 F.3d 1047 (7th Cir. 2012)

William Genschow In Fulton County Employees Retirement System v. MGIC Inv. Corp.[1], the Seventh Circuit Court of…

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