Tag Archives: Institutional

The Benefits of Tax-exempt Institutional and State-sponsored Contribution Plans

The desire to ensure that grandchildren receive a high-caliber education can now be met with transfer of a 529 plan contribution fund to an estate or trust. Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) 26 U.S. Code, Section 529 is the federal statutory … Continue reading

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The Institutional Design of Punishment

Rappaport, Aaron J., The Institutional Design of Punishment (June 14, 2018). Arizona Law Review, Forthcoming; UC Hastings Research Paper No. 295. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3196537 “For the past 40 years, policymakers have engaged in a debate over which institution should … Continue reading

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Institutional Disclosure Working Group – recommendations

The Institutional Disclosure Working Group (IDWG) was launched as part of the FCA’s Asset Management Market Study remedies package. The FCA believes that a standardised disclosure template should provide institutional investors with a clearer understanding of the costs and charges … Continue reading

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Gathering Institutional Learning Outcomes Data

As law schools engage in outcomes assessment a key question involves how to collect institutional data on student achievement.  In A Simple Low Cost Institutional Learning Outcomes Assessment Process, I suggest one way to engage in data collection that requires … Continue reading

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Barrozo on the  Institutional Conditions of Contemporary Legal Thought

Paulo Barrozo (Boston College – Law School) has posted Institutional Conditions of Contemporary Legal Thought (In C. Tomlins & J. Desautels-Stein (Eds.), Searching for Contemporary Legal Thought (Cambridge University Press, 2017)) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: This Chapter contribution to C. … Continue reading

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