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Post date: Posted on: March 19, 2014

At Truth on the Market, Dan Crane has thoughts on the recent moves in New Jersey to restrict direct sales of automobiles to consumers.

Tags: Administrative Law, Commerce, Consumer Protection, Law & Economics, Legal Theory, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: March 14, 2014

Behavior, Paternalism, and Policy: Evaluating Consumer Financial Protection, a new behavioral law and economics paper by law professor Todd Zywicki and economics professor Adam Smith (really!), is available

Tags: Administrative Law, Consumer Protection, Law & Economics, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: November 19, 2013

Adam Mossoff offered testimony on November 19, 2013 before the Consumer Protection, Product Safety, and Insurance Subcommittee of the Senat

Tags: Intellectual Property, Law & Economics, Legislation
Post date: Posted on: September 25, 2013

California has adopted a substantially revised Limited Liability Company Act, which goes into effect January 1, 2014.

Tags: Alternative Business Entities, Commercial Transactions, Comparative Law, Legal Opinions, Legislation, Limited Liability Companies, Structured Finance
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