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31 Dec 2010, 12:25 am by Anna Gelpern
  The Call for Papers panel at 4 pm features papers by William Birdthistle, Jim Hawkins, Adam Levitin, Alan White and Sarah Woo. [read post]
17 Dec 2010, 12:43 pm by Erik Gerding
  Heidi Schooner (Catholic) will be moderating the following panel as it discusses financial regulatory reform: Cristie Ford (University of British Columbia Faculty of Law); David Hyman (University of Illinois College of Law); William E. [read post]
1 Dec 2010, 6:21 am by Adam Chandler
At the Conglomerate, William Birdthistle previews next Tuesday’s argument in Janus Capital Group, Inc. v. [read post]
14 Sep 2010, 7:10 am by David Lat
(One of my co-clerks from back in the day, Professor William Birdthistle, would have been hit by this law had it existed at the time.)The complete memo from the Administrative Office is reprinted below.Earlier: Clerkship Application Season: Open Thread (And a tricky issue re: non-citizen law clerks.)ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES COURTS — JAMES DUFF — EMPLOYMENT OF NONCITIZENSPAGE TWOPAGE THREE [read post]
1 Jul 2010, 12:05 pm by Mike Madison
In the wake of the 2006 World Cup finals, I blogged a bit about sport and institutional governance, trading thoughts with William Birdthistle, who was guest blogging at the VC. [read post]
1 Jun 2010, 1:50 pm by Lawrence Solum
Levitin, Eric Goldman, William Birdthistle, Matthew Bodie, Brian Galle, David Gamage, Allon Kedem, Mike Guttantag, Bill Henderson, Ruth Mason, David Reiss, Michael Woronoff and Jonathan Rosen.And, of course, our commentator honor roll is stellar:  Larry Ribstein, Bill Carney, Tom Ulen, Curtis Bridgeman, Brett McDonnell, Doug Moll, Barbara Black, George Dent, David Hoffman, Paul Rubin, Joan Heminway, Kim Krawiec, Sean Griffith, Bob Lawless, Ronald Mann, Larry Garvin, Todd… [read post]
1 Jun 2010, 1:30 pm by Christine Hurt
Levitin, Eric Goldman, William Birdthistle, Matthew Bodie, Brian Galle, David Gamage, Allon Kedem, Mike Guttantag, Bill Henderson, Ruth Mason, David Reiss, Michael Woronoff and Jonathan Rosen. [read post]
2 Apr 2010, 7:06 am by Anna Christensen
Harris Associates, William Birdthistle writes at The Conglomerate that the decision seems to defy categorization, and has been claimed as a victory both by industry and by investors. [read post]
31 Mar 2010, 6:50 am by Adam Chandler
” The National Law Journal reads the “double-victory” result as inherently unstable: “The disagreement over the meaning of Tuesday’s decision likely foreshadows another wave of litigation…” At the Conglomerate blog, William Birdthistle lists the decision’s surprising features, including that it is “unanimous, remarkably short, and almost entirely without fragmented opinions. [read post]
30 Mar 2010, 10:06 am by Steve Bainbridge
Professor William Birdthistle of the Chicago-Kent College of Law was actively involved in the case as an amicus. [read post]
30 Mar 2010, 9:49 am by Doug Cornelius
Harris decided — unanimously by William Birdthistle in The Conglomerate [read post]
30 Mar 2010, 9:36 am by Jennifer S. Taub
Today’s Decision: “Gartenberg-Plus Ruling” Professor William Birdthistle has deemed the unanimous decision, a  “Gartenberg-Plus Ruling. [read post]
25 Jan 2010, 11:55 am by University of Illinois Law Review
Birdthistle The NCAA, Tax Exemption, and College Athletics John D. [read post]
22 Nov 2009, 7:19 pm
 The other papers in this section are real dynamite and include William Birdthistle on Jones v. [read post]
6 Nov 2009, 7:10 am
  Conglomerate has three articles on the case: a piece by William Birdthistle assesses the case's implications for the executive branch, highlighting the ten-minute appearance by Assistant to the Solicitor General Curtis Gannon on behalf of the United States, while Renee Jones argues that the questions raised by Jones "reflect an apparent shift in how judges and government officials are thinking about the role of government in business. [read post]
3 Nov 2009, 8:41 pm
William Birdthistle surely is correct in asserting, "Any argument that market forces are and ought to be the only restraints on the fees that investment advisors charge fund shareholders - and that courts are ill-suited to this task - must first acknowledge that Congress has already decided otherwise in its enactment of Section 36(b). [read post]
3 Nov 2009, 6:49 am
William Birdthistle at The Conglomerate blog here offers a mini-symposium on the case and the various issues involved. [read post]
1 Nov 2009, 5:03 pm
  Morningstar has also posted a summary/preview of the case, including  this video of a discussion featuring John Coates of Harvard Law School (who supports the  respondents as an amicus) and William Birdthistle of Chicago-Kent Law School (who supports the petitioners). [read post]