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The Paradox of Delaware's "Tools at Hand" Doctrine: An Empirical Investigation.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Business Lawyer. Summer2020, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p2123-2172. 50p. 9 Charts.

Abstract:Much has been written on the subject of abusive shareholder litigation. The last decade has witnessed at first an increase and then a dramatic spike in such suits, primarily suits filed in connection with mergers and acquisitions. Delaware courts are k...

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When are Firms Sued for Qualitative Disclosures? Implications of the Safe Harbor for Forward-Looking Statements.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Accounting Review. Jan2020, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p31-55. 25p.

Abstract:Prior research finds that positive tone in firms' qualitative disclosures increases the risk of shareholder lawsuits. However, federal securities laws provide a safe harbor intended to shield firms' forward-looking statements from legal liability. One ...

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OUTLOOKS ON THE JUDICIAL REMEDIES FOR THE FRAUDULENT ASSIGNMENT OF COMPANY SHARES IN THE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY; LEGAL AND CASE-LAW LANDMARKS.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Juridical Current. 2016, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p84-97. 14p.

Abstract:The economic reality revealed cases of diversion of the assignment of company shares from the purpose for which it was instituted and using it as a means to fraud creditors. Under the conditions of the evanescence of the procedural means of opposition ...

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Delaware as Deal Arbiter.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Washington & Lee Law Review. 2020, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p1269-1315. 47p.

Abstract:Most would agree that the Delaware courts are the leading jurists in the resolution of corporate conflicts, particularly in the Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) context. Arguably a greater role that Delaware plays is that of a norm setter, both with respec...

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A global analysis of corporate litigation risk and costs.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Review of Law & Economics. Dec2018, Vol. 56, p28-41. 14p.

Abstract:Highlights • We analyze a unique hand-collected sample of 475 corporate lawsuits involving 361 defendant firms headquartered in 16 developed countries. • Explore how country factors influence litigation risk, equity market value, lawsuit outcomes, and ...

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Compensation clawback policies and corporate lawsuits.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Financial Regulation & Compliance. 2019, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p70-85. 16p.

Abstract:Purpose The purpose of this paper is to study the relation between compensation clawbacks and lawsuits and analyze how these two corporate disciplinary forces interact. This paper hypothesizes that by allowing firms to recoup compensation from managers...

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Perspectives From a Practitioner: Lessons Learned From the Apartheid Litigation.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Harvard International Law Journal. Summer2020, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p451-509. 59p.

Abstract:Critics often contend that human rights litigation is not particularly useful in advancing human rights. Yet such critiques tend to miss the mark both because they demand too much of litigation--which is, of course, but one tool available to the human ...

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JanSport sues wholesaler for reselling backpacks as "new".

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):Outdoor Industry Compass. 8/27/2021, Vol. 14 Issue 16/17, p128-128. 1p.

Abstract:The article discusses that JanSport, a subsidiary of VF Corp., is suing Los Angeles-based Bravo Wholesale Inc. for allegedly selling inferior JanSport products on Amazon.com and other online stores. It mentions that Bravo obtains JanSport products from...

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On the Scope of Economic Efficiency in Judicial Reasoning. A Pattern Derived from U.S. Case Law on Corporations.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Lincoln Law Review. 2018, Vol. 45, p53-75. 23p.

Abstract:This article examines the scope of efficiency reasoning in judicial argumentation. The subject is analyzed through a series of U.S. law cases on corporations. Judges use economic analysis in the determination of facts when a legal standard points to an...

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A Model Company Act and A Model Company Court.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):European Company & Financial Law Review. Jul2016, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p351-362. 12p.

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