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Post date: Posted on: March 7, 2017

At National Review, Andrew McCarthy writes about the history, and what he regards as the extreme inherent injustice, of the "responsible officer doctrine," which allows corporate officers to be prosecuted for criminal acts of their companies, regardless of whether they participated in or even kne

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Corporations, Courts, Criminal Law, Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: November 22, 2016

This case summary was prepared in substantial part by Matthew Arnold.

Tags: Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Courts, Equity / Chancery
Post date: Posted on: October 19, 2016

As a follow-up to yesterday's post, and the question raised as to whether Delaware's business judgment rule applied to corporate offi

Tags: Business Ethics, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties
Post date: Posted on: October 13, 2016

The Supreme Court has indicated that it will hear an appeal by the Obama administration of a Federal Circuit holding that found that Section 2(a) of the Lanham Act, as applied, violated the First Amendment of the United

Tags: Intellectual Property
Post date: Posted on: September 6, 2016

On the Federalist Society website, Christina Sandefur highlights the US Supreme Court case of

Tags: Constitutional Law, Real Estate / Real Property
Post date: Posted on: August 24, 2016

At Truth on the Market, Alden Abbott explains the concepts of “the rule of law” and regulatory overreach, and then analyzes Tennessee v.

Tags: Administrative Law, Appeals, Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Law & Economics, Legal History, Technology & Law