Jun 19, 7:08 PM PDT
The Des Moines Register has an editorial that begins, "When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 2010 that corporations have a First Amendment right to spend money to advocate for political candidates, it made clear that the Constitution does not prohibit laws requiring public...
Jun 19, 5:26 PM PDT
Ed Rock has a very interesting new article out, entitled Adapting to the New Shareholder-Centric Reality: After more than eighty years of sustained attention, the master problem of U.S. corporate law... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and...
Jun 19, 4:49 PM PDT
Dead at 51, of an apparent heart attack. This is very sad. What a great actor! "The Sopranos" was — must I add perhaps ? — the greatest television show of all time, largely because of him. ADDED: Here 's the NYT obituary. James Joseph Gandolfini Jr. was born in Westwood, N.J....
WSJ Law Blog
Jun 19, 4:24 PM PDT
The decision on whether to authorize a major expansion of casino gambling in New York now rests in the hands of its voters
Jun 19, 3:26 PM PDT
Willie Nellson is performing in Confederation Park on the summer solstice this Friday. In anticipation I’ve had my favourite Willie Nelson song stuck in my head all week: (yes this blog post is mostly an excuse to play this song). A few years ago around the time of my call to the bar I sent my...