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New article: Restoring Confidence in the Roman Catholic Church: Corporate Governance Analogies

Bainbridge, Stephen M., Restoring Confidence in the Roman Catholic Church: Corporate Governance Analogies. UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 18-32. Available at SSRN:… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other … Continue reading

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How Inevitable Is Corporate Tax Competition?

Thomas Tørsløv, Ludvig Wier, and Gabriel Zucman, The Missing Profits of Nations, NBER Working Paper 24701 (2018). Daniel Shaviro How much profit-shifting, from high-tax to low-tax countries, do multinational companies (MNCs) engage in? The question is hard to answer, for both theoretical and … Continue reading

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Macey & Strine on Citizens United & Corporate Law

Jonathan R. Macey (Yale Law School) & Leo E. Strine (Government of the State of Delaware – Supreme Court of Delaware; Harvard Law School; University of Pennsylvania Law School) have posted Citizens United As Bad Corporate Law on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: … Continue reading

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Unintended Corporate (and Tax) Consequences of India’s Repeal of the #TamponTax

In July, 2018, India repealed its 12% goods and services tax (GST) on menstrual hygiene products. (News coverage here and here, e.g.) One (unintended, I suspect) consequence is the likely disadvantaging of domestic Indian manufacturers of these products. When the … Continue reading

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Corporate Veil Pierced Where Owner was Sloppy with Finances

It is generally advisable for business owners to form a separate legal entity to limit personal liability stemming from business contracts or torts. Incorporating or organizing as an LLC can limit owners’ personal liability to the extent of their investments. … Continue reading

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