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[Eugene Volokh] The Limits of Textualism and the Union Agency Fee Case

Friday, I argued that there's mo First Amendment problem with compulsory union agency fees in Janus v. ASFCME: Just as there's generally no Free Speech Clause problem with a government requiring taxpayers to pay it taxes that it then uses … Continue reading

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Delaware Supreme Court Imposes New Limits on Stockholder Ratification Defense In Connection With Equity Incentive Plans

In In re Investors Bancorp, Inc. Stockholder Litigation, No. 169, 2017, 2017 WL 6374741 (Del. Dec. 13, 2017), the Delaware Supreme Court limited the ability of directors to assert the stockholder ratification defense when facing a challenge to their implementation … Continue reading

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SCOTUS states limits on Gun-Free School Zones (United States v. Lopez)

This is the latest in a series of Quimbee.com case brief videos. Have you signed up for your Quimbee membership? The American Bar Association offers three months of Quimbee study aids (a $72 value) for law student members. And if you go Premium, you’ll receive Quimbee … Continue reading

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Kiwi Surprise: D&O Insurance Defense Cost Protection Unavailable When Prospective Claims Exceed Policy Limits

One of the primary purposes for which policyholders purchase D&O insurance is to provide directors and officers with defense cost protection in the event claims are made against them. However, a September 15, 2011 decision by a justice of the … Continue reading

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Democrats join Dodd-Frank position limits policy-making

Democrats join Dodd-Frank position limits policy-making Last week, Democrats in the House and Senate introduced matching bills entitled "Anti-Excessive Speculation Act of 2011." H.R. 3006 and S. 1598 seek to override the position limits rule currently being drafted by the … Continue reading

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