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Post date: Posted on: December 30, 2013

Walter Oi, a pioneer in the field of law and economics, died Sunday, January 29, 2013 at the age of 84. I had the privilege of taking Professor Oi's class at the University of Rochester, but I didn't know many of the fascinating details of his life until long after I met him.

Tags: Law & Economics, Legal History, Legal Theory
Post date: Posted on: December 19, 2013

Delaware Law Weekly has an interview with the Delaware Supreme Court's former Chief Justice Myron Steele, who retired from the bench last month.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Litigation, Comparative Law, Contracts, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Industry, Legal Theory, Limited Liability Companies, Mergers and Acquisitions
Post date: Posted on: October 2, 2013

Bitcoin is a digital currency created in 2008 as a peer-to-peer electronic cash system.  Information about Bitcoins can be found on the currency's website and in this Adrienne Jeffries's 

Tags: Administrative Law, Business Ethics, Commerce, Commercial Transactions, Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Contracts, Criminal Law, International Law, Law & Economics, Legal Ethics, Legal Theory, Securities, Social Media, Taxation, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: September 27, 2013

Berger Harris partner Lisa Stark was a contributing author to the “Annual Survey of Judicial Developments Pertaining to Venture Capital,” which was published in September 2013 in Preferred Returns,  the newsletter of

Tags: Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Theory, Mergers and Acquisitions, Professional News, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: September 25, 2013

At Harvard Law School's Corporate Governance blog, Noam Noked has a feature on corporate governance indices being established by var

Tags: Business Ethics, Corporations, Law & Economics, Legal Theory, Mergers and Acquisitions, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: September 11, 2013

Chief Justice Myron Steele of the Delaware Supreme Court has announced his retirement, effective November 30.

Tags: Appeals, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Corporations, Courts, Equity / Chancery, Legal Theory, Legislation
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: August 12, 2013

At the Freakonomics Blog, Kal Rustiala and Chris Sprigman analyze a new paper by Paul Heald which looks at the impact of copyright law on the availability of books from an economic perspectiv

Tags: Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Legal Theory