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16 Aug 2010, 9:18 am by Christine Hurt
"  Leading our discussion will be our experts Bob Lawless,Larry Ribstein and Gordon Smith. [read post]
27 Dec 2006, 2:39 pm
  Bob Lawless talks about a recent example--one that would be entertaining if real federal legislation hadn't sprung from this kind of ignorance--on the Credit Slips blog:  Senator Grassley Struggles to Understand the Means Testing Forms [read post]
11 Aug 2008, 3:00 pm
The findings presented here show that the prevailing view about special litigation committee behavior is an unsound basis for generalizing about how independent and disinterested directors behave.Today's expert commentators will comment on both the securities law aspects and methodological aspects of this piece:  our own Lisa Fairfax, Barbara Black, Bill Henderson, Bob Lawless and Paul Rose. [read post]
3 Apr 2012, 12:58 pm by Jeff Sovern
  The articles have in turn drawn attention from Joe Nocera of The New York Times ("Why People Hate the Banks"), and a couple of my favorite bloggers, Ed Mierzwinski ("Banks Still Run Amok"), and Bob Lawless at Credit Slips ("One Answer to Why People Hate Banks"). [read post]
24 Oct 2008, 6:18 pm
A Test of the "Informed Minority" Hypothesis (presented by Ronald Mann) Karl Okamoto, After the Bailout: Regulating Systemic Moral Hazard (presented by Bob Lawless) Usha Rodrigues, Towards a Theory of the Expressive Value of the Nonprofit Form (presented by Diane Burton) D. [read post]
19 Dec 2019, 7:29 am by Pamela Foohey
As Slipster Bob Lawless, former Slipster Debb Thorne, and I set forth in our new paper based on Consumer Bankruptcy Project data, Driven to Bankruptcy (Wake Forest Law Review, forthcoming 2020), bankruptcy courts deal with more than a million cars in every year. [read post]
15 Feb 2007, 2:59 pm
Here are a few recent items that caught my interest: A Payday Lender's Sales Pitch: Over at Credit Slips, consumer law professor Bob Lawless blogs about his students' experiences serving as mock legislators facing the problem of payday lending. [read post]
30 Jan 2015, 4:12 am by Michelle Harner
First, two expressions of sincere gratitude: I want to thank Bob Lawless and everyone at Credit Slips for the opportunity to blog about reform these past two weeks. [read post]
10 Dec 2013, 2:48 pm by Lauren Willis
The last time I attended, the keynote from Dick Thaler addressed SMART disclosure, Tess Wilkinson-Ryan presented empirical evidence showing that borrowers are less likely to feel obligated to repay debts when those debts have been sold to third parties than when held by the original creditor, Linda Salisbury presented empirical work on the effectiveness of CARD Act minimum payment warnings, and Credit Slips' own Bob Lawless presented evidence of discrimination in advice given to… [read post]
1 Mar 2016, 4:58 am by Melissa Jacoby
  On tap to brainstorm around this theme in the next two weeks are (in alphabetical order): Anna Gelpern, Melissa Jacoby, Bob Lawless, Adam Levitin, Stephen Lubben, Katherine Porter, John Pottow, Mark Weidemaier, and Jay Westbrook. [read post]
8 Nov 2007, 10:07 am
Bob Somerby documents the atrocities: [P]onder this statement by the New York Post’s Charlie Hurt. [read post]
25 Oct 2018, 9:13 am by Eugene Volokh
Bob confirmed there is [sic] severe blight and health violations at [petitioner's address]... [read post]
9 Jan 2012, 11:12 am by Katie Porter
I edited the volume, and chapter contributors are many Credit Slips regulars or guest bloggers--Jacob Hacker, Bob Lawless, Kevin Leicht, Angela Littwin, Deborah Thorne, and Elizabeth Warren--along with other top scholars. [read post]
8 Oct 2015, 8:01 am by Jason Kilborn
" The story also cites and links to a study (and comments from study contributor and Slipster, Bob Lawless) on racial disparities in Chapter 13 practice. [read post]
10 Apr 2015, 6:58 am by Jason Kilborn
Now I'm eagerly awaiting the 8th edition update of Lopucki & Warren's Secured Credit, soon to feature Credit Slips administrator Bob Lawless. [read post]
8 Mar 2009, 10:36 am
Professor Janis is not alone - for example, several years ago my friend Bob Lawless returned to Illinois, from which he holds his JD. [read post]
6 Aug 2018, 3:45 am by Pamela Foohey
Bankruptcy: Fallout from Life in a Risk Society -- my co-authors (past Slipster Debb Thorne, Slipster Bob Lawless, and past Slipster Katie Porter) and I find a more than two-fold increase between 1991 and now in the rate at which older Americans file bankruptcy. [read post]
10 Dec 2018, 2:08 pm by Jason Kilborn
I'm afraid Bob Lawless's "paradox of consumer credit" will apply here: a rapid constriction in the supply of consumer/small business credit will lead to a spike in financial distress that can't be avoided by refinancing ... leading to even greater need for an individual bankruptcy remedy that China still lacks. [read post]
13 Nov 2007, 2:39 am
They first set up the evil of a straw man and then they come - camouflaged as white knights on their white horses - to the alleged rescue of presumed damsels in distress.The result, as we can read in the words of Bob Lawless, is a complete perversion of the purposes of the NCAA:"Under the leadership of President Brand, we will re-establish the primacy of education. [read post]