Distinguished Professor of Law
Director, Pacific McGeorge Global Center for Business and Development
B.S., University of California, Los Angeles
J.D., University of California, Berkeley
GLOBAL ISSUES IN CORPORATE LAW (West, 2006).
CORPORATION LAW (West, 1st ed. 2000, 2d ed. 2010).
BUSINESS PLANNING (Foundation Press, 1st ed. 1991, 4th ed. 2008).
Removing Revlon, 70 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1485 (2013).
Why Delaware LLCs?, 91 Or. L. Rev. 57 (2012), reprinted in 55 Corp. Practice Commentator 75 (2013).
The Globalization of Corporate Law: The End of History or a Never-ending Story?, 86 Wash. L. Rev. 475 (2011).
The Role of Corporate Law in Preventing a Financial Crisis: Reflections on in re Citigroup Inc., Shareholder Derivative Litigation, 23 Pac. McGeorge Glob. Bus. & Dev. L.J. 113 (2010), edited version reprinted as a chapter in Vasudev & Watson, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AFTER THE FINANCIAL CRISIS (Edward Elgar 2012).
Law Upside Down: A Critical Essay on Stoneridge Investment Partners, LLC v. Scientific-Atlanta, Inc., 103 Nw. U. L. Rev. (Coll.) 448 (2009).
Disney in a Comparative Light, 55 Am. J. Comp. L. 453 (2007).
U.S. National Report to the XVII International Congress of Comparative Law: Vertical Restraints on Competition, 54 (supp.) Am. J. Comp. L. 357 (2006) .
The Historical and Political Origins of the Corporate Board of Directors, 33 Hofstra L. Rev. 89 (2004).
Piercing Piercing: An Attempt to Lift the Veil of Confusion Surrounding the Doctrine of Piercing the Corporate Veil, 76 Or. L. Rev. 853 (1997).
Squeeze-outs and Freeze-outs in Limited Liability Companies, 73 Wash. U.L.Q. 497 (1995), reprinted in 37 Corp. Practice Commentator 509 (1995), abridged version reprinted in 3 J. L.L.Cs. 79 (1996).
The Business Judgment Rule: Meaningless Verbiage or Misguided Notion? 67 So. Calif. L. Rev 287 (1994).
Courses: Antitrust, Business Associations, Business Planning, Federal Securities Regulation, Torts