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Tracking the Rise of Shareholder Activism through Withhold Campaigns in North America

In a recent post about Canadian proxy contest trends, we discussed the growing concern with “The Active Passive investor” and potential issues on the horizon given a surge in the use of “withhold” campaigns. As of late, the prominence of … Continue reading

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Hepatitis A is on the Rise, But It’s Preventable

By: Dwight Spencer. When there is a rise in cases of any disease concentrated in a particular area or demographic, eyebrows raise. Diseases exist – that is the fact of life. How we contract, handle, and prevent them is what … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Millennial Prenup

From The New York Times: First comes love, then comes … prenup? If you’re a millennial, maybe. Prenuptial agreements, commonly known as prenups, are legal documents that outline how engaged couples will divide their assets if they divorce. And, in… … Continue reading

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Davies on A Grand Game Introduction, or the Rise and Demise of "Sherlock Holmes"

Ross E. Davies, George Mason University Law School; The Green Bag, has published A Grand Game Introduction, or the Rise and Demise of 'Sherlock Holmes' at 2 The Newspapers 25 (2018). Here is the abstract. On April 12, 1904, “Sherlock … Continue reading

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The fall and rise of market power in Europe

John P. Weche (Leuphana University Lueneburg, Germany; Monopolies Commission, Bonn, Germany) and Achim Wambach (Monopolies Commission, Bonn, Germany; Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim, Germany) explore The fall and rise of market power in Europe. ABSTRACT: This paper presents… … Continue reading

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