Posted on: December 1, 2021

To paraphrase Thucydides, happiness hinges on freedom, and freedom hinges on courage.

So how do the 50 states rank in a combination of personal and economic freedoms?

The Cato Institute recently released its sixth edition (2021) of Freedom in the 50 States:

Tag: Law & Economics
Posted on: November 16, 2021

The Josiah Bartlett Center for Public Policy ("New Hampshire's free market think tank") reports:

New Hampshire has once again retained its status as the most economically-free state in North America in this year’s Economic Freedom in North America report published by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think tank.

Tag: Law & Economics
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Legal Insurrection reports:

The New Hampshire School Boards Association (NHSBA) announced it withdrew from the National School Boards Association [NSBA].

It has not issued its formal letter yet, but we can assume it is because the NSBA labeled concerned parents as “domestic terrorists.”

The NSBA asked the DOJ to do the same and they happily obliged despite AG Garland’s constant denials.

Tag: Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Criminal Law, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Ethics
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Legal Insurrection reports:

In the weeks and months after the death of George Floyd a vicious and malicious cancel culture purge swept academia, with professors who expressed views not in complete sync with radical campus opinion being subjected to firings and attempted firings, harassment and intimidation, and defamation.

Tag: Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Fiduciary Duties, Social Media
Posted on: July 16, 2021

This case law summary was prepared by Ryan Paulish.

In Manichaean Capital, LLC v. Exela Technologies, Inc., the Delaware Court of Chancery outlined a rule that will apply only to "outsider" reverse veil-piercing.[1] Vice Chancellor Slights determined that a reverse veil-piercing rule deter wrongdoers from using the corporate form as a means to facilitate fraud or injustice.[2]


Tag: Corporations, Courts, Creditor / Debtor Law, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Opinions, Legal Theory, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Partnerships, Structured Finance