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1 Nov 2018, 11:58 am by Steve Bainbridge
Ann Lipton has a great summary: This week, the Delaware Supreme Court decided Flood v. [read post]
1 Oct 2018, 7:59 am by joanheminway
I have been so grateful for Ann Lipton's blog posts (see here and here) and tweets about Elon Musk's going-private-funding-is-secure tweet affair. [read post]
7 Sep 2018, 6:14 am
Fried, Harvard Law School, on Thursday, September 6, 2018 Tags: Accountable Capitalism Act, Capital allocation, Capital expenditures, Disclosure, Dividends, Donald Trump, Financial reporting, Incorporations, Long-Term value, R&D, Repurchases, Securities regulation, Short-termism Special Checklist for 2019 Annual Meeting Posted by Martin Lipton, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, on Thursday,… [read post]
26 Aug 2018, 4:20 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Professor Lipton offers a typically thoughtful analysis of the going private proposal floated by Elon Musk and concludes "the proposal never could have worked, because you can’t go private that way. [read post]
1 Jun 2018, 6:07 am
Lipton, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, on Saturday, May 26, 2018 Tags: Blockchain, Contracts, Cybersecurity, Financial technology, Legal systems, Risk, Risk management Advance Notice Bylaw Deadlines: A Warning Shot Posted by Shaun J. [read post]
9 May 2018, 10:50 am by Steve Bainbridge
Ann Lipton raises the longstanding question of whether corporations have disclosure obligations with respect to the private lives of CEOs--especially those in the celebrity subset thereof--and the... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
30 Mar 2018, 6:01 am
Gilbert, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Tags: Compensation disclosure, Compensation ratios, Disclosure, Dodd-Frank Act, Executive Compensation, Financial regulation, Securities regulation Blockchain Technology for Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism Posted by Anne Lafarre (Tilburg University) and Christoph Van der Elst (Tilburg University and Ghent University), on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Tags: Agency… [read post]
30 Jan 2018, 2:00 am by mes286
Lipton, Gordon Gamm Scholar and Michael Fleishman Associate Professor in Business Law & Entrepreneurship, Tulane University Law School, presents today as part of the Regulation and Markets Workshop: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: Appraisal and the Problem of Shareholder Heterogeneity? [read post]
26 Jan 2018, 6:32 am
Posted by Anne Sheehan, California State Teachers’ Retirement System, on Friday, January 19, 2018 Tags: Accountability, Boards of Directors, Corporate Social Responsibility, Hedge funds, Institutional Investors, Long-Term value, Pension funds, Shareholder activism, Short-termism, Tech companies Governance Gone Wild: Misbehavior at Uber Technologies Posted by David F. [read post]
16 Jan 2018, 4:21 pm by Kevin LaCroix
  [i] Lipton, Ann, Appraisal is the New Fiduciary Duty, Dec 16, 2017. [read post]
17 Nov 2017, 3:00 am by John Jenkins
But this blog from Professor Ann Lipton suggests that these institutions may not be the right folks to lead the charge on this issue: Most mutual fund companies employ a single board – or a few clusters of boards – to oversee all of the funds in the complex. [read post]
4 Nov 2017, 5:30 am by Shu-Yi Oei
Ann Lipton at Business Law Profs Blog has assembled a nice collection of links to news commentary and tweets about the House tax bill. [read post]
29 Oct 2017, 5:01 pm by Steve Bainbridge
From Ann Lipton comes one more thing to worry about if you worry about CEO agency costs: I mean, leaving aside the obvious pull on a CEO’s attention and time, Schultz – apparently while harboring... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
2 Oct 2017, 11:12 am by Steve Bainbridge
Ann Lipton's got a great point: Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal reported that many institutional investors – including large mutual fund complexes like BlackRock and State Street – have... [[ This is a content summary only. [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” Tuesday, November 14, 2017… [read post]
28 Jul 2017, 6:20 am by Jim Sedor
Federal: New Ethics Chief Has Fought to Roll Back RestrictionsNew York Times – Eric Lipton | Published: 7/26/2017 Former colleagues of David Apol, who was named the new director of the Office of Government Ethics (OGE), praised his intelligence and his experience as a government ethics lawyer at a half-dozen different federal agencies over three decades. [read post]
25 Jul 2017, 7:21 pm by Steve Bainbridge
An earlier post touched on the validity of mandatory arbitration clauses in corporate bylaws or articles of incorporation, noting Ann Lipton's skepticism about them. [read post]