- "Unions flexing their corporate-governance muscle" [Copland @ Examiner]
- Randy Barnett on the med-mal reform bill and federalism. I don't understand why the bill doesn't simply condition a certain percentage of Medicare block grants on meaningful malpractice reform, which would resolve any constitutional problem, though it exposes the federalism problem caused by Medicare block grants. [Barnett @ Volokh; earlier @ POL]
- Pincus has the better of the argument with Miller on Concepcion. [NYT; see also [DRI]
- Judge Reinhardt Ninth Circuit decision asserts jurisdiction over Germany corporation for allegations involving actions in Argentina. [WLF]
- "Deutsche Bank A Scapegoat For Bad Housing Policy" [Zywicki @ Forbes]
- Speaking of attempts to squelch criticism through libel suits, Minnesota court dismisses doctor's suit against online critic; similar Illinois suit with different doctor pending. [On Point]
- No new trial in $5.9M rollover case against BMW. [LNL]
- Toyota sudden acceleration "economic loss" claims continue to survive motions to dismiss. [NLJ]
- "Three Cups of Tea" faces consumer fraud class actions. [Trask; earlier @ OL]
Around the web, May 23
- New Webinar: Shareholder activism concerning corporate spending disclosures
- Around the web, April 11
- What does the Baylor Law data leak tell us about affirmative action?
- Medical malpractice reform passes House
- Federal constitutional challenge to Texas tort reform rejected
- Prospective injunctive relief class actions and McNair v. Synapse Group Inc.
- Proxy Monitor: Potential Influence of ISS over Shareholder Votes
- Apple iPhone 4 bumper class action settlement
- How much is the Bluetooth settlement injunction worth?
- HR 5
- Around the web, March 13
- Plaintiffs' lawyers protect their cartel by bringing antitrust suit
- New Proxy Monitor Report: Will alarming trends in shareholder activism continue in 2012?
- Hans Bader on EU's proposed gender quotas for corporate boards
- $2.7 billion nanny-state regulation
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