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Why Can't We Be Friends? A Business Finance Lawyer's Plaintive Plea to Entrepreneurs

By Joan MacLeod Heminway, Published on 06/01/17 ... to Entrepreneurs , 95 N.C. L. Rev. 1459 (2017). Available at: Follow this and additional works at: http://scholarship.law.unc.edu/nclr Part of the Law Commons Recommended Citation JOAN MACLEOD

Willful Blindness, Plausible Deniability, and Tippee Liability: SAC, Steven Cohen, and the Court's Opinion in Dirks

TRANSACTIONS: THE TENNESSEE JOURNAL OF BUSINESS LAW WILLFUL BLINDNESS, PLAUSIBLE DENIABILITY, AND TIPPEE LIABILITY: SAC, STEVEN COHEN, AND THE JOAN MACLEOD HEMINWAY 0 0 W.P. Toms Distinguished

Forward: Reforms for Hire: The JOBS Act Legislation

- JOAN MACLEOD HEMINWAY  Small businesses have historically been a part of economic recoveries in the United States. Aware of this fact, the U.S. Congress decided earlier this year that it was ... Joan MacLeod Heminway & Shelden Ryan Hoffman, Proceed at Your Peril: Crowdfunding and the Securities Act of 1933, 78 TENN. L. REV. 879 (2011). In addition, she has blogged and presented at academic

A More Critical Use of Fairness Opinions as a Practical Approach to the Behavioral Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions

TRANSACTIONS: THE TENNESSEE JOURNAL OF BUSINESS LAW PRACTICAL APPROACH TO THE BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS OF MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS JOAN MACLEOD HEMINWAY 0 0 College of Law Distinguished Professor of Law

Women in the Crowd of Corporate Directors: Following, Walking Alone, and Meaningfully Contributing

/4 - Article 4 JOAN MACLEOD HEMINWAY* INTRODUCTION I. THE CONCEPT OF A CROWD A. B. Female Directors and Diversity Female Directors and Independence Female Directors and Coordinated

Female Investors and Securities Fraud: Is the Reasonable Investor a Woman?

, Maintains Market Integrity, http://www.sec .gov/about/laws.shtml (last visited Jan. 11, 2009). 192. See Joan MacLeod Heminway, Materiality Guidance in the Context of Insider Trading:A Call for Action, 52 AM

Teaching Business Associations Law in the Evolving New Market Economy

course — variously named at U.S. law schools2 — is important to the practice of law and, © 2013 Joan MacLeod Heminway * W.P Toms Distinguished Professor of Law, The University of Tennessee College of Law

The Best of Times, the Worst of Times: Securities Regulation Scholarship and Teaching in the Global Financial Crisis

By Joan MacLeod Heminway, Published on 01/01/10 ... for adjuncts and visiting instructors.3 Our graduating students are having a tougher time finding employ© 2010 Joan MacLeod Heminway. * Professor, The University of Tennessee College of Law; J.D., New

Getting Specific About the Policy and Tools of Securities Regulation: A Limited Response to Diversifying to Mitigate Risk: Can Dodd–Frank Section 342 Help Stabilize the Financial Sector?

By Joan MacLeod Heminway, Published on 05/26/17 ... . 2005); Bus. Roundtable v. SEC, 905 F.2d 406 (D.C. Cir. 1990). 27. Joan MacLeod Heminway, Investor and Market Protection in the Crowdfunding Era: Disclosing to and for the “Crowd”, 38 VT. L. REV. 827

Representing Entities: The Value of Teaching Students How to Draft Board Resolutions and Other Similar Documentation

TRANSACTIONS: THE TENNESSEE JOURNAL OF BUSINESS LAW REPRESENTING ENTITIES: THE VALUE OF TEACHING STUDENTS HOW TO DRAFT BOARD RESOLUTIONS AND OTHER SIMILAR DOCUMENTATION1 JOAN MACLEOD HEMINWAY 1 ... MARCIA NARINE 1 Joan MacLeod Heminway 0 This edited transcript includes certain material not in the original presentation that the author believes to be necessary to an understanding of the presentation 1

Branson, No Seat at the Table: How Corporate Governance and Law Keep Women Out of the Boardroom

. By Douglas M. Branson. New York: NYU Press. 2007. Pp. vii, 238. $45.00. Reviewed by Joan MacLeod Heminway* and Sarah White** Each year, increasing numbers of women enroll in top law schools and MBA

A Case Study in Transactional Centers and Certificate/Concentration Programs: From Program Design to Student Experience, the Clayton Center for Entrepreneurial Law

ENTREPRENEURIAL LAW BRIAN K. KRUMM 0  JOAN MACLEOD HEMINWAY 0 MICHAEL J. HIGDON 0 0 This is going to be a little bit abbreviated because Bill Delaney, who was scheduled to be here to talk about his emerging ... cap of 72 students. Joan MacLeod Heminway, A Recipe for the Controlled Organic Growth of a Business Transaction Concentration My talk is designed to explain how all The University of Tennessee

Professional Responsibility in an Age of Alternative Entities, Alternative Finance, and Alternative Facts

By Joan MacLeod, Published on 03/09/18 ... to various types of crowdfunding); Joan MacLeod Heminway & Shelden Ryan Hoffman, Proceed at Your Peril: Crowdfunding and the Securities Act of 1933, 78 TENN. L. REV. 879, 885–906 (2011) (analyzing

The Ties That Bind: LLC Operating Agreements as Binding Commitments

/vol68/iss3/20 - LLC OPERATING AGREEMENTS AS BINDING COMMITMENTS Joan MacLeod Heminway* OMETIMES, a single sentence, clause, phrase, or word stimulates ideas or action. And so it was with a simple

Selling Crowdfunded Equity: A New Frontier

By Joan MacLeod Heminway, Published on 01/01/17 ... -based method of generating capital from the public at large, or the ‘crowd.’”); Joan MacLeod Heminway, How Congress Killed Investment Crowdfunding: A Tale of Political Pressure, Hasty Decisions, and

Corporate Purpose and Litigation Risk in Publicly Held U.S. Benefit Corporations

With the likely prospect of publicly held U.S. benefit corporations in mind, this Article engages in a thought experiment. Specifically, the Article views the publicly held U.S. benefit corporation from the perspective of litigation risk. It first situates, in Part I, the U.S. benefit corporation in its structural and governance context as an incorporated business association...