- May 26
Brick Mortar & Beyond: The Age of Bankruptcy
As NYU Law’s Class of 2023 prepares for life after graduation, we find ourselves entering a brave new world. Many of us were barely high...
- Mar 28
The Big Short (Returns): Hindenburg vs. Adani
The primary (and intuitive) reason for investing in a company’s stock is the belief that its price will increase. However, there are...
- Feb 28
Caremark Duties Are Still Growing: Extension of Caremark to Corporate Officers
Basics of Caremark Almost 30 years ago, the landmark Caremark case established a board of directors' ongoing duty to oversee...
- Aug 17, 2022
Elon Musk’s “Spam Bot” Problem
On April 25th 2022, Elon Musk entered a merger agreement with Twitter, Inc., in a highly publicized deal that has remained in the news...
- Mar 31, 2022
CONFIDENTIALITY IN MEDIATIONS AND SETTLEMENTS – THE SECOND CIRCUIT’S PERSPECTIVE
The importance of upholding confidentiality in mediation and settlement processes derives from the desire to encourage the settlement of...
- Nov 19, 2021
In Brief: Supreme Court to Determine Conflict of Laws Approach Under the FSIA
INTRODUCTION The Supreme Court of the United States recently granted a petition for a writ of certiorari to the United States Court of...
Julius H. F. Henneberg
- Apr 7, 2021
Recent Developments In Insider Criminal Law - The Supreme Court’s Blaszczak Decision
On January 11, 2021, the Supreme Court, in a summary decision, vacated the important decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second...
Ananya Dhar Choudhury
- Mar 1, 2021
ICC Rules Of Arbitration, 2021: Heralding An Era Of Efficient Disputes Resolution
With the aim of moving “towards greater efficiency, flexibility and transparency” in the arbitrations administered by the International...
- Nov 26, 2018
Tort Litigation: Jeopardizing Businesses While Providing Commercial Opportunities
Tort litigation plays an important social role by providing compensation for injuries caused by wrongful conduct. However, if left...
- Apr 6, 2017
Class Action Settlements in Deal Litigation - Propriety of Court’s Consideration of Fairness of Sett
Class actions present an agency problem between class representatives/attorneys and the class members. The representatives’ interests...