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Post date: Posted on: August 28, 2013

At the New York Times's Economix blog, Bruce Bartlett examines the charitable donation tax deduction, its policy implications and future.

Tags: Taxation
Post date: Posted on: July 8, 2013

Oregon, which previously passed a benefit corporation statute, has now become the second state in the country to enact benefit limited liability company (BLLC) legislation.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Legislation, Social Entrepreneurship
Post date: Posted on: June 25, 2013

At George Mason University's Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property, Wayne Sobon, Vice President and General Counsel of Inventergy, Inc. weighs in on the recent round of patent legislation and associated regulation.  According to Sobon:

Tags: Administrative Law, Antitrust, Civil Litigation / Civil Procedure, Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Legislation, Technology & Law
Post date: Posted on: June 10, 2013

OHSonline reports that Nevada has passed a benefit corporation statute to take effect in 2014.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Corporations, Equity / Chancery, Fiduciary Duties, Social Entrepreneurship
Post date: Posted on: June 5, 2013

The Florida legislature has just passed a bill substantially overhauling the state's Limited Liability Company Act and essentially adopting many of the provisions of the

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Legislation, Limited Liability Companies
Post date: Posted on: May 7, 2013

At, Professor Haskell Murray discusses proposed changes to the Delaware General Corporation Law that would allow the creation of benefit corporations under Delaware law.

Tags: Business Ethics, Corporations, Fiduciary Duties, Legal Theory, Social Entrepreneurship
Post date: Posted on: April 30, 2013

NPR has a feature on the Affordable Care Act (AKA Obamacare) and its impact on the workforce.  Specifically, the piece focuses on whether the Act's requirement of health care coverage for

Tags: Administrative Law, Labor and Employment, Law & Economics