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Prof. Coates in Reuters: Wake up, Shareholders! Your Rights May be in Danger: Frankel

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Do you believe that securities class actions and shareholder derivative suits have any salutary effect on corporate governance – that directors and officers are less likely to misbehave when they’re liable to shareholders (their nominal bosses) in court? If so, you ought to be very worried about a pair of developments in the last week […]


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Saturday, October 27, 2012

Summer 2013 Westfahl to join HLS Exec Ed: Scott Westfahl ’88 will lead Executive Education at Harvard Law School: August 14, 2013 Read the Announcement > Nanda’s IIMA confirmed as director of IIMA: Nanda appointed director of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad August 14, 2013 Read the Announcement > News coverage of US Senator Richard […]


CLP Faculty Director, David B. Wilkins, quotes in WSJ article

Monday, August 22, 2011

More than half of the country’s top 50 law firms may have overstated a key measure of profitability in a closely watched ranking, according to an industry analysis prepared by a major bank. The findings— which were shared with The Wall Street Journal by a person briefed on the report— raise questions about which law firms are making the most profit as the legal industry slowly recovers from a prolonged downturn.