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Post date: Posted on: August 14, 2013

In conjunction with the publication of Chapter 11 of Business Law Basics, a round-up of quotes about the U.S. Constitution:

Tags: Constitutional Law, Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: June 20, 2013

The Delaware Senate has passed House Bill 126, amending the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act.  The Delaware House of Representatives passed the bill on May 15.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Courts, Creditor / Debtor Law, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Legal History, Legal Theory, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Professional News
Post date: Posted on: June 7, 2013

When litigants wish to settle their dispute among themselves, even while they are on their way to appear before the Prætor, they shall have the right to make peace; and whatever agreement they enter into, it shall be considered just, and shall be confirmed.

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Comparative Law, Courts, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: May 21, 2013

For with law shall our land be built up and settled, and with lawlessness wasted and spoiled.

Tags: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Legal History, Real Estate / Real Property, Torts
Post date: Posted on: May 11, 2013

"Anyone may arrange his affairs so that his taxes shall be as low as possible; he is not bound to choose that pattern which best pays the treasury. There is not even a patriotic duty to increase one's taxes.

Tags: Legal History, Taxation
Post date: Posted on: May 7, 2013

At the New York Times, a feature on the business law decisions of the current U.S. Supreme Court.

Tags: Administrative Law, Appeals, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Constitutional Law, Law & Economics, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: May 7, 2013

At Volokh.com, Randy Barnett discusses the PBS series Constitution USA, which airs tonight.  The series, hoste

Tags: Constitutional Law, Legal History
Post date: Posted on: May 6, 2013

In the Wall Street Journal, Richard Epstein has thoughts about the state and future of the legal industry, including a skeptical review of Stephen J.

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal History, Legal Theory

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