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Corporate Governance in the Age of Passive Investing

In recent years there has been a marked increase in passive investing, consisting of investing in exchange traded funds and index funds. Widely dismissed when first launched in the mid-1970’s, index funds are now estimated to account for approximately 20% … Continue reading

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Calculating the Marital Portion of Passive Appreciation of Non-Marital Property in a Florida Divorce

If you are a married person who owns a significant amount of separate property, the law in Florida when it comes to dividing assets between spouses could become extremely important to you if you should find yourself going through a … Continue reading

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JON CALDARA: To Boulder’s anti-gun bigots, I will not comply with your hate law. Passive non-com…

JON CALDARA: To Boulder’s anti-gun bigots, I will not comply with your hate law. Passive non-compliance at a minimum. Active non-compliance if provoked. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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India high court rules ‘passive euthanasia’ permitted under certain circumstances

[JURIST] The Supreme Court of India [official website] on Monday rejected a petition for mercy killing, but ruled [judgment, PDF] that passive euthanasia was permissible under certain circumstances. The case centered around Aruna Shanbaug, a former nurse who was raped … Continue reading

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Tamed Tigers: Sovereign Wealth Funds as Passive Investors

I. Introduction The purpose of this article is to analyze the current role of sovereign wealth funds in a corporate governance scheme. Sovereign wealth funds, which have become increasingly important institutional investors in the United States, have found their activities… … Continue reading

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