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6 Jun 2019, 6:27 am
In the Past and Present of Mutual Fund Fee Regulation, my contribution to the Research Handbook on the Regulation of Mutual Funds (John Morley and William Birdthistle eds.) [read post]
1 Feb 2019, 10:51 am
(Pix © Larry Catá Backer; Tauluseinä Tavelväggen, Wall of Printings (1977); Nörrköping Art Museum Turku Findland))Every year for almost 25 years, the Corporate Practice Commentator (with great thanks to Robert Thompson (Georgetown)) announces the results of its annual poll to select the ten best corporate and securities articles. [read post]
17 Jun 2018, 2:30 pm by David Lat
If you're paying more than zero, then yes -- or so argue Professors William Birdthistle and Daniel Hemel in this interesting and persuasive op-ed. [read post]
17 Oct 2017, 2:00 am by mes286
Birdthistle, Professor of Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law,  presents today as part of the Regulation and Markets Workshop: Free Funds: Retirement Saving as Public Infrastructure. [read post]
2 Oct 2017, 6:55 am by Mary Ann Neary
Exciting tax programs during Fall 2017 at Boston College Law School:Tax Policy Collaborative - Ruth Mason (UVA) speaks on October 10;Regulations and Markets Workshop - Check the details for the next workshop scheduled for October 17 with speaker William Birdthistle (Chicago-Kent). [read post]
22 Aug 2017, 5:42 am by Shu-Yi Oei
Here’s the 2017-18 slate: FALL 2017 September 12, 2017 – Saule Omarova (Cornell): “Private Wealth and Public Goods: A Case for a National Investment Authority” September 26, 2017 – Rory Van Loo (Boston University): “Consumer Law as Tax Alternative” Tuesday, October 17, 2017 – William Birdthistle (Chicago-Kent):  “Free Funds: Retirement Saving as Public Infrastructure”… [read post]
25 Jan 2017, 9:00 pm by Neil Schoenherr
The spring lineup also includes: John McArthur, senior fellow at the Brookings Institute and former deputy director of the United Nations Millennium Project; Chai Feldblum, commissioner of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Philippe Sands, professor of law and director of the Centre on International Courts and Tribunals at University College London; William Birdthistle, professor of law, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law; and Matthew Desmond, John L. [read post]
29 Dec 2016, 11:55 am by Jason Kilborn
William Birdthistle, of Chicago-Kent law school, has recently released Empire of the Fund, a magnificent new work on the most common vehicle that carries individuals' retirement savings in the US: mutual funds. [read post]
6 Sep 2016, 11:57 pm
Recently arrived in the Ratio Juris mailbag: William A. [read post]
25 Aug 2016, 3:29 pm by Kathryn Rubino
[Jezebel] * How lawsuits against Ivy League retirement plans could help you -- by William Birdthistle, author of Empire of the Fund (affiliate link). [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 6:10 am
Securities and Exchange Commission and Zhaodong (Ken) Zhong, Rutgers Business School, on Sunday, July 17, 2016 Tags: Capital markets, CFTC, Credit default swaps, Derivatives, Dodd-Frank Act, Financial reform, Financial regulation,Liquidity, OTC derivatives, Reporting regulation, Transparency Empire of the Fund: The Way We Save Now Posted by William Birdthistle, Chicago-Kent College of Law, on Monday, July 18, 2016 Tags: ERISA, Financial regulation, Institutional Investors,… [read post]
20 Jul 2016, 6:09 am by Anne Tucker
Last week on the blog I featured the smart book Empire of the Fund by sharing excerpts from a conversation with author, Professor William Birdthistle. [read post]
18 Jul 2016, 6:14 am
Posted by William Birdthistle, Chicago-Kent College of Law, on Monday, July 18, 2016 Editor's Note: William Birdthistle is professor of law at Chicago-Kent College of Law. [read post]
14 Jul 2016, 2:48 pm by David Lat
[Empirical SCOTUS] * Nell Minow, the corporate governance guru (and sister of Harvard Law Dean Martha Minow), has some assigned reading for America's politicians: Professor William Birdthistle's Empire of the Fund: The Way We Save Now (affiliate link). [read post]
13 Jul 2016, 6:52 am by Anne Tucker
Professor William Birdthistle at Chicago-Kent College of Law is publishing his new book, Empire of the Fund with Oxford University Press. [read post]
8 Jun 2015, 5:34 am
We now know how Sepp Blatter doled out pork by the barrelful to small island nations. [read post]
2 Jun 2015, 12:05 pm
FIFA President Sepp Blatter attended the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich last week. [read post]
27 May 2015, 6:18 pm
 Attorney General Loretta Lynch speaks at a packed news conference at the U.S. [read post]