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Post date: Posted on: March 28, 2015

New Hampshire recently closed a gap in its laws by amending the criminal code to make financial exploitation of an elderly, disabled, or impaired adult a criminal offense. The amendments became effective at the beginning of this year.

Tags: Criminal Law, Fiduciary Duties, Trust Law, Wills & Estates
Post date: Posted on: February 27, 2015

Aeon Magazine reports on something that would have been considered the wildest sort of speculative fiction a few short years ago, but now is on the verge of being viable: Distributed Autonomous Corporations (DACs), 

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: February 16, 2015

At the Delaware Corporate & Commercial Litigation Blog, Francis Pileggi provides his annual review of the key corporate and comme

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Limited Liability Companies
Post date: Posted on: January 30, 2015

In Stanford Social Innovation Review, Kate Cooney, Justin Koushyar, Matthew Lee, & Haskell Murray have published a study on new forms of business entities entitled "Benefit Cor

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Theory, Securities, Social Entrepreneurship
Post date: Posted on: January 22, 2015

At the New York Business Divorce blog, Peter Mahler discusses the concept of “jerk insurance” and a recent federal court decision in the Southern District of New York:

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Contracts, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Partnerships
Post date: Posted on: October 31, 2014

The Delaware Corporate and Legal Services blog hosts a short piece explaining the business judgment rule, a critical component of corporate law.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties
Post date: Posted on: October 29, 2014

Professor Haskell Murray offers thoughts on Ello, a Delaware public benefit corporation that owns and operates a t

Tags: Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Securities, Social Entrepreneurship, Social Media, Technology & Law

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