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21 Feb 2019, 5:00 am by Michael Simkovic
A French court recently ordered Swiss Bank UBS to pay a penalty of 4.5 billion Euros (equal to about $5.1 billion U.S. [read post]
21 Feb 2019, 1:00 am by Paul Caron
Michael Simkovic (USC), Limited Liability and the Known Unknown, 68 Duke L.J. 275 (2018): Limited liability is a double-edged sword. [read post]
20 Feb 2019, 11:28 pm by Mike Mireles
 Professor Michael Simkovic from University of Southern California Gould School of Law takes on general claims that taxing billionaires may lead to less innovation in a short five page article titled, “Taxes, Spending and Innovation. [read post]
19 Feb 2019, 2:03 pm by Michael Simkovic
Some of my thoughts on the ultra-high net worth wealth tax debate, and its implications for innovation and economic growth, are available here. [read post]
19 Feb 2019, 11:00 am by Paul Caron
Michael Simkovic (USC), Taxes, Spending, and Innovation: Innovation is the product of teamwork. [read post]
9 Feb 2019, 10:00 am by Paul Caron
Bryan Camp (Texas Tech), Lesson From The Tax Court: The Pain of Disappointment WSJ: 'Demonstrated Interest' (Opening Email, Clicking On Links) Matters As Much As Class Rank And Recommendations In College Admissions Decisions (To Bolster Yield) Michael Simkovic (USC), Billionaire Taxes CJ Ryan (Roger Williams), Analyzing Law School Choice Gerry... [read post]
6 Feb 2019, 10:11 am by Brian Leiter
We’re grateful to Brian Leiter and Michael Simkovic for blogging about our article “Rethinking Law School Tenure Standards. [read post]
5 Feb 2019, 4:02 am by Brian Leiter
This is informative, from USC law professor Michael Simkovic. [read post]
4 Feb 2019, 11:00 am by Paul Caron
Michael Simkovic (USC), Raising Tenure Standards Is No Free Lunch: Brian Leiter and Paul Caron both recently noted a study by Adam Chilton, Jonathan Masur, and Kyle Rozema which argues that law schools can increase average faculty productivity by making it harder for tenure track faculty to get tenure. [read post]
1 Feb 2019, 7:08 am by Michael Simkovic
Brian Leiter and Paul Caron both recently noted a study by Adam Chilton, Jonathan Masur, and Kyle Rozema which argues that law schools can increase... [read post]
1 Feb 2019, 3:00 am by Paul Caron
TaxProf Blog op-ed: Billionaire Taxes, by Michael Simkovic (USC): Alternatives to Elizabeth Warren’s ultra-high net-worth wealth tax are riddled with loopholes Senator Elizabeth Warren recently proposed an ultra-high net-worth wealth tax that would raise hundreds of billions in revenue per year while taking no money from 99.9% of U.S. households.... [read post]
26 Dec 2018, 2:44 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Michael Simkovic: In a thought provoking essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Professor Samuel Moyn argues that law schools' focus on judge made law in general, and the Supreme Court in... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
19 Dec 2018, 2:00 pm by Michael Simkovic
In a thought provoking essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Professor Samuel Moyn argues that law schools' focus on judge made law in general,... [read post]
16 Dec 2018, 9:53 pm by Michael Simkovic
The consulting firm McKinsey is a leading employer of graduates of elite law schools, business schools, medical schools, and other professional programs. [read post]
12 Dec 2018, 1:22 pm by Michael Simkovic
LSAC is rolling out several initiatives to make the LSAT more accessible, including a tablet-based version of the test that will increase the number and... [read post]
1 Dec 2018, 6:51 am by Michael Simkovic
The American Association of University Professors recently authorized an investigation of Vermont Law School following a restructuring that stripped most of Vermont's tenured faculty members... [read post]
2 Nov 2018, 11:23 am by Michael Simkovic
After crippling teachers unions in Wisconsin, the Republican controlled state government moved to slash education budgets and reduce educators' autonomy, both in K-12 education and... [read post]
7 Oct 2018, 3:34 pm by Michael Simkovic
From the Financial Times: "White House hawks earlier this year encouraged President Donald Trump to stop providing student visas to Chinese nationals, but the proposal... [read post]