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2 Jul 2007, 6:30 am
Trey Drury has written a thoughtful piece on Delaware's 102b7 and its drawbacks. [read post]
1 Mar 2022, 7:38 am by Howard Bashman
” You can access yesterday’s episode of the “Strict Scrutiny” podcast — hosted by law professors Melissa Murray, Kate Shaw, and Leah Litman, joined by their guest, law professor Lisa Fairfax — via this link. [read post]
19 Aug 2011, 7:00 am by Tom Mighell
”  The contributors are all law school professors, and currently include Gordon Smith (BYU Law School), Christine Hurt (Illinois College of Law), Lisa Fairfax (GWU Law School), David Zaring (Wharton School Legal Studies), Usha Rodriques (George School of Law), and Erik Gerding (Colorado Law School). [read post]
3 Apr 2009, 5:08 am
Lisa Fairfax and I will be at the Panic of 2008 conference at GW today and tomorrow. [read post]
26 Aug 2010, 12:00 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Lisa Fairfax points out that the SEC's new proxy access rule "rejected the private ordering arguments that arose in several contexts" and picks up a pertinent quote from the adopting release:"Corporate governance is not merely a matter a private ordering. [read post]
28 Feb 2011, 5:53 pm by Lawrence Cunningham
Thanks to my colleague, Lisa Fairfax, GW has finalized the program for this year’s Junior Faculty Business and Financial Law Workshop and Prize (detailed here). [read post]
25 Mar 2015, 9:56 am by Kim Krawiec
The good news about this current wave of board diversity advocacy is that it appears to be achieving at least some results. [read post]
27 Mar 2009, 6:18 am
" Julian Velasco has assembled a wonderful lineup of longtime friends, including fellow Glommer Lisa Fairfax, my co-author Bob Thompson, and Ideoblogger Larry Ribstein, as well as Chief Justice Myron Steele of the Delaware Supreme Court.I will be presenting a new paper entitled "Unlimited Shareholder Power," which I hope to post on SSRN soon. [read post]
15 Apr 2016, 7:34 am by Walter Olson
Chuck Schumer and allies are holding up two presidential nominations to the Securities and Exchange Commission, those of Democrat Lisa Fairfax and Republican Hester Peirce, demanding that the nominees commit to supporting a scheme to force shareholder-held companies to disclose their political involvements, the better for adversaries to pressure them or retaliate. [read post]
11 Apr 2016, 6:18 am by Doug Cornelius
President Obama nominated Lisa Fairfax, a Democrat, and Hester Peirce, a Republican, to fill the vacancies. [read post]
7 Jan 2008, 5:14 am
  For a thoughtful piece on the importance of diversity in the corporate board room, see Lisa Fairfax, Professor, University of Maryland, The Bottom Line on Board Diversity. [read post]
15 Apr 2009, 8:08 am
Professor Lisa Fairfax on The Conglomerate blog here,  provides a helpful overview of the new Delaware statute, here, Section 112, effective August 1, 2009, regarding allowance (not requirement) pursuant to a bylaw provision, of shareholder-nominated candidates for director to be included in proxy statements. [read post]
20 May 2016, 8:54 am by John Jascob
By Amy Leisinger, J.D.The Senate Banking Committee has voted to approve several executive nominations for a full Senate vote, including Lisa Fairfax and Hester Peirce for the SEC, according to a statement by the committee’s ranking Democrat. [read post]
3 May 2007, 11:41 am
Lisa Fairfax:Today's Boston Globe reports on a study to be released today about the persistance of the gap between men and women in the legal profession. [read post]
24 Oct 2011, 9:00 pm
By Fairfax County/Northern Virginia/Maryland/Beltway criminal defense lawyer Jon Katz. [read post]
25 Sep 2008, 9:33 pm
Lisa Fairfax's post on teaching about the current crisis has led me to ponder our obligation as law professors to make our students financially literate. [read post]
15 Oct 2009, 8:36 am
Recently in the FT (HT: Lisa Fairfax),   Alison Maitland and Sarah Halls rank the top 50 women in world business and discuss the evidence surrounding gender diversity and firm performance: This inaugural ranking comes as the global crisis has turned a spotlight on male domination of the corporate world: would we be better off if more women were in charge? [read post]
23 Oct 2019, 2:00 am by mes286
Emory Law School – Lisa Fairfax, Alexander Hamilton Professor of Business Law, George Washington Law, presents today her paper, Just Say Yes? [read post]
26 Aug 2010, 4:52 am by Larry Ribstein
Here’s the SEC’s release, its summary and another one by Lisa Fairfax. [read post]