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    • Yadav, Tesha (Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal, 2009)
      This paper examines recent controversies in the legal and policy debate between the U.S. and the EU on the sharing of data in the implementation of transatlantic counter-terrorism measures. The nexus between law and policy ...
    • Sherry, Suzanna (Williamn and Mary Law Review, 1989)
      What I find most intriguing about Professor Casper's essay1 is its historical description of the founders' attitude not so much toward "separation of powers," but toward separation of powers "questions." In other words, I ...
    • Seymore, Sean B., 1971- (North Carolina Law Review, 2009)
      Serendipity, the process of finding something of value initially unsought, has played a prominent role in modern science and technology. These "happy accidents" have spawned new fields of science, broken intellectual and ...
    • Sitaraman, Ganesh; Warren, Elizabeth; Baum, Sandy (Sandra R.) (Harvard Law & Policy Review, 2007)
      If college is to be the gateway to security and success, then a new financing mechanism is essential, one that lets students take responsibility for the cost of their own educations without burdening their families unduly, ...
    • Moran, Beverly I. (UALR Law Review, 1999)
      At present the Internal Revenue Code unthinkingly reflects many aspects of white culture including historical opportunities that whites have received for wealth building and marriage. In order for the federal tax laws to ...
    • Ruhl, J. B. (Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum, 1998)
      This article explores the evolution of the concept of "sustainable development" through what I suggest are the "seven degrees" of relevance of legal conceptualizations: (1) translation of concept into norm; (2) uncontestability ...
    • Viscusi, W. Kip (The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1980)
      Although women quit more both overall and within major occupational groups than do men, this observation is not particularly informative due to the substantial heterogeneity of worker characteristics and job characteristics. ...
    • Hersch, Joni, 1956- (Foundations and Trends in Microeconomics, 2006)
      This paper examines sources of gender pay disparity and the factors that contribute to this pay gap. Many researchers question the role of discrimination and instead attribute the residual pay gap to gender differences in ...
    • Rossi, Jim, 1965- (University of Illinois Law Review, 2011)
      This Article argues that a national renewable portfolio standard (RPS) for electric power is not likely to advance its purported goals, nor is it likely to be adopted by Congress in its present proposed form. For one, a ...
    • Edelman, Paul H.; Thomas, Randall S., 1955-; Thompson, Robert B., 1949- (Southern California Law Review, 2014)
      Shareholder voting is a key part of contemporary American corporate governance. As numerous contemporary battles between corporate management and shareholders illustrate, voting has never been more important. Yet, traditional ...
    • Edelman, Paul H.; Thomas, Randall S.; Thompson, Robert B. (Southern California Law Review, 2014)
      Shareholder voting is a key part of contemporary American corporate governance. As numerous contemporary battles between corporate management and shareholders illustrate, voting has never been more important. Yet, traditional ...
    • Thomas, Randall S.; Tricker, Patrick C. (Oklahoma Law Review, 2017)
      This paper surveys the empirical literature on shareholder voting, specifically on votes related to contested and uncontested director elections and on management proposals. While much of current theory depicts shareholder ...
    • Thomas, Randall S.; Cain, Matthew D.; Fisch, Jill; Solomon, Steven Davidoff (Vanderbilt Law Review, 2018)
      In 2015, Delaware made several important changes to its laws concerning merger litigation. These changes, which were made in response to a perception that levels of merger litigation were too high and that a substantial ...
    • Thomas, Randall S., 1955- (Hastings Law Journal, 2003)
      This paper examines internal pay disparities in American public corporations and argues that wide gaps between the top and bottom of the pay scale can, in certain circumstances, directly and adversely affect firm value, ...
    • Cheng, Edward K. (Judicature, 2006)
      Judges are deeply divided about the issue of independent research, which goes to the heart of their roles and responsibilities in the legal system. To many judges, doing independent research when confronted with new and ...
    • Thomas, Randall S., 1955-; Martin, Kenneth J. (Washington Law Review, 1998)
      In this Article, we investigate whether labor unions and related entities should be permitted to continue to make shareholder proposals using Rule 14a-8 of the federal securities laws. We focus on the claim that labor is ...
    • Thomas, Randall S., 1955-; Watson, Susan, 1963- (New Zealand Business Law Quarterly, 2013)
      Around the globe, the latest fashion in corporate governance circles is "Say on Pay," a shareholder vote – sometimes precatory, other times mandatory – on CEO remuneration. Country after country has adopted Say on Pay in ...
    • King, Nancy J., 1958- (University of Chicago Law Review, 1998)
      Jurors in criminal cases occasionally "nullify" the law by acquitting defendants who they believe are guilty according to the instructions given to them in court. American juries have exercised this unreviewable nullification ...
    • Ricks, Morgan (Regulation, 2013)
      There is a growing consensus that new financial reform legislation may be in order. The Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, while well-intended, is now widely viewed to be at best insufficient, at worst a costly misfire. Members of ...
    • Edelman, Paul H.; Gvozdeva, Tatiana; Slinko, A.M. (Arkadii M.) (Journal of Discrete Mathematics, 2013)
      The goal of this paper is to introduce a new class of simplicial complexes that naturally generalize the threshold complexes. These will be derived from qualitative probability orders on subsets of a finite set that ...