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Full Name Thomas, Randall S.
University/Affiliation Vanderbilt University Law School
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1,384 139
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188 119
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The New Look of Shareholder Litigation: Acquisition-Oriented Class Actions [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 1 (January 2004), pp. 133-210
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2208 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 133 (2004)
Cited by 123 Articles
Accessed 41 Times
Realigning Corporate Governance: Shareholder Activism by Labor Unions [article]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 96, Issue 4 (February 1998), pp. 1018-1094
Schwab, Stewart J. (Cited 1452 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
96 Mich. L. Rev. 1018 (1997-1998)
Cited by 116 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
The Public and Private Faces of Derivative Lawsuits [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 5 (October 2004), pp. 1747-1794
Thompson, Robert, B. (Cited 85 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 1747 (2004)
Cited by 83 Articles
Accessed 37 Times
SEC Enforcement Heuristics: An Empirical Inquiry [article]
Duke Law Journal, Vol. 53, Issue 2 (November 2003), pp. 737-780
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Kiku, Dana (Cited 114 times)
53 Duke L.J. 737 (2003-2004)
Cited by 82 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Does the Plaintiff Matter - An Empirical Analysis of Lead Plaintiffs in Securities Class Actions [comments]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, Issue 7 (November 2006), pp. 1587-1640
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
106 Colum. L. Rev. 1587 (November 2006)
Cited by 80 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
Is U.S. CEO Compensation Inefficient Pay without Performance [comments]
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 103, Issue 6 (May 2005), pp. 1142-1185
Core, John E. (Cited 91 times); Guay, Wayne R. (Cited 71 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
103 Mich. L. Rev. 1142 (May 2005)
Cited by 71 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
Timing Matters: Promoting Forum Shopping by Insolvent Corporations [article]
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 94, Issue 4 (Summer 2000), pp. 1357-1408
Rasmussen, Robert K. (Cited 1558 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
94 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1357 (Summer 2000)
Cited by 67 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Cited by 66 Articles
Accessed 19 Times
The Effect of Shareholder Proposals on Executive Compensation [article]
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 67, Issue 4 (Summer 1999), pp. 1021-1082
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times)
67 U. Cin. L. Rev. 1021 (1998-1999)
Cited by 61 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
Auctioning Class Action and Derivative Lawsuits: A Critical Analysis [article]
Northwestern University Law Review , Vol. 87, Issue 2 , pp. 423-457
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Hansen, Robert G. (Cited 109 times)
87 Nw. U. L. Rev. 423 (1992-1993)
Cited by 61 Articles
Accessed 13 Times
Litigating Challenges to Executive Pay: An Exercise in Futility [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 79, Issue 2 (2001), pp. 569-614
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times)
79 Wash. U. L. Q. 569 (2001)
Cited by 59 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
An Empirical Analysis of CEO Employment Contracts: What Do Top Executives Bargain For [article]
Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 63, Issue 1 (Winter 2006), pp. 231-270
Schwab, Stewart J. (Cited 1452 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
63 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 231 (2006)
Cited by 53 Articles
Accessed 54 Times
There are Plaintiffs and... There are Plaintiffs: An Empirical Analysis of Securities Class Action Settlements [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 61, Issue 2 (March 2008), pp. 355-386
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Bai, Lynn (Cited 105 times)
61 Vand. L. Rev. 355 (2008)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 38 Times
Explaining the International CEO Pay Gap: Board Capture or Market Driven [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 4 (May 2004), pp. 1171-1268
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 1171 (2004)
Cited by 45 Articles
Accessed 61 Times
Leaving Money on the Table: Do Institutional Investors Fail to File Claims in Securities Class Actions [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 80, Issue 3 (2002), pp. 855-882
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
80 Wash. U. L. Q. 855 (2002)
Cited by 43 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Improving Shareholder Monitoring of Corporate Management by Expanding Statutory Access to Information [article]
Arizona Law Review, Vol. 38, Issue 1 (1996), pp. 331-372
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
38 Ariz. L. Rev. 331 (1996)
Cited by 41 Articles
Accessed 30 Times
The Determinants of Shareholder Voting on Stock Option Plans [article]
Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 35, Issue 1 (Spring 2000), pp. 31-82
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times)
35 Wake Forest L. Rev. 31 (2000)
Cited by 39 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Megafirms [article]
North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 80, Issue 1 (December 2001), pp. 115-198
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Schwab, Stewart J. (Cited 1452 times); Hansen, Robert G. (Cited 109 times)
80 N.C. L. Rev. 115 (2001-2002)
Cited by 39 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
Judicial Review of Defensive Tactics in Proxy Contests: When Is Using a Rights Plan Right [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 46, Issue 3 (April 1993), pp. 503-560
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
46 Vand. L. Rev. 503 (1993)
Cited by 37 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
A Theory of Representative Shareholder Suits and Its Application to Multijurisdictional Litigation [article]
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, Issue 4 (Fall 2012), pp. 1753-1820
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2208 times)
106 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1753 (Fall 2012)
Cited by 34 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
Whither the Race: A Comment on the Effects of the Delawarization of Corporate Reorganizations [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 54, pp. 283-308
Rasmussen, Robert K. (Cited 1558 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
54 Vand. L. Rev. 283 (2001)
Cited by 33 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Public and Private Enforcement of the Securities Laws: Have Things Changed since Enron [article]
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 80, Issue 3 (March 2005), pp. 893-908
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Kiku, Dana (Cited 114 times)
80 Notre Dame L. Rev. 893 (2004-2005)
Cited by 32 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
Does Private Equity Create Wealth - The Effects of Private Equity and Derivatives on Corporate Governance [article]
University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 76, Issue 1 (Winter 2009), pp. 219-260
Masulis, Ronald W. (Cited 30 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
76 U. Chi. L. Rev. 219 (2009)
Cited by 28 Articles
Accessed 24 Times
Executive Compensation in the Courts: Board Capture, Optimal Contracting, and Officers' Fiduciary Duties [article]
Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 95, Issue 3 (2011), pp. 846-903
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Wells, Harwell (Cited 128 times)
95 Minn. L. Rev. 846 (2011)
Cited by 28 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
Dodd-Frank's Say on Pay: Will it Lead to a Greater Role for Shareholders in Corporate Governance [article]
Cornell Law Review, Vol. 97, Issue 5 (July 2012), pp. 1213-1266
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Palmiter, Alan R. (Cited 429 times); Cotter, James F. (Cited 51 times)
97 Cornell L. Rev. 1213 (2011-2012)
Cited by 26 Articles
Accessed 27 Times
Using State Inspection Statutes for Discovery in Federal Securities Fraud Actions [article]
Boston University Law Review, Vol. 77, Issue 1 (February 1997), pp. 69-110
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times)
77 B.U. L. Rev. 69 (1997)
Cited by 22 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Should Directors Reduce Executive Pay [article]
Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 54, Issue 2 (2002-2003), pp. 437-470
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
54 Hastings L.J. 437 (2002-2003)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
Should Labor Be Allowed to Make Shareholder Proposals [article]
Washington Law Review, Vol. 73, Issue 1 (January 1998), pp. 41-80
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times)
73 Wash. L. Rev. 41 (1998)
Cited by 20 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Revising the Delaware Appraisal Statute [article]
Delaware Law Review, Vol. 3, Issue 1 (2000), pp. 1-36
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
3 Del. L. Rev. 1 (2000)
Cited by 18 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
The Evolving Role of Institutional Investors in Corporate Governance and Corporate Litigation [comments]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 61, Issue 2 (March 2008), pp. 299-314
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
61 Vand. L. Rev. 299 (2008)
Cited by 17 Articles
Accessed 32 Times
Customizing Employment Arbitration [article]
Iowa Law Review, Vol. 98, Issue 1 (November 2012), pp. 133-182
O'Connor, Erin O'Hara (Cited 38 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
98 Iowa L. Rev. 133 (November 2012)
Cited by 17 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
What Should We Do about Multijurisdictional Litigation in M&A Deals [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 66, Issue 6 (November 2013), pp. 1925-1960
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
66 Vand. L. Rev. 1925 (2013)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
An Empirical Analysis of Noncompetition Clauses and Other Restrictive Postemployment Covenants [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 68, Issue 1 (January 2015), pp. 1-52
Bishara, Norman D. (Cited 119 times); Martin, Kenneth J. (Cited 237 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
68 Vand. L. Rev. 1 (2015)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 29 Times
The First Year of Say-on-Pay under Dodd-Frank: An Empirical Analysis and Look Forward [article]
George Washington Law Review, Vol. 81, Issue 3 (April 2013), pp. 967-1011
Cotter, James F. (Cited 51 times); Palmiter, Alan R. (Cited 429 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
81 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 967 (2013)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 31 Times
Do Differences in Pleading Standards Cause Forum Shopping in Securities Class Actions: Doctrinal and Empirical Analyses [article]
Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 2009, Issue 2 (2009), pp. 421-454
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Bai, Lynn (Cited 105 times)
2009 Wis. L. Rev. 421 (2009)
Cited by 16 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Corporate Voting and the Takeover Debate [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 58, Issue 2 (March 2005), pp. 453-500
Edelman, Paul H. (Cited 234 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
58 Vand. L. Rev. 453 (2005)
Cited by 15 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Shareholder Voting in an Age of Intermediary Capitalism [article]
Southern California Law Review, Vol. 87, Issue 6 (September 2014), pp. 1359-1434
Edelman, Paul H. (Cited 234 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2208 times)
87 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1359 (2013-2014)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 44 Times
Selectica Resets the Trigger on the Poison Pill: Where Should the Delaware Courts Go Next [article]
Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 87, Issue 3 (Summer 2012), pp. 1087-1142
Edelman, Paul H. (Cited 234 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
87 Ind. L.J. 1087 (2012)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
Lying and Getting Caught: An Empirical Study of the Effect of Securities Class Action Settlement on Targeted Firms [article]
University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 158, Issue 7 (June 2010), pp. 1877-1914
Bai, Lynn (Cited 105 times); Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
158 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1877 (2009-2010)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
Measuring Securities Market Efficiency in the Regulatory Setting [article]
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 63, Issue 3 (Summer 2000), pp. 105-122
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Cotter, James F. (Cited 51 times)
63 Law & Contemp. Probs. 105 (2000)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Should Shareholders Have a Greater Say over Executive Pay: Learning from the US Experience [article]
Journal of Corporate Law Studies, Vol. 1, Part 2 (December 2001), pp. 277-316
Cheffins, Brian R. (Cited 453 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
1 J. Corp. L. Stud. 277 (2001)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 55 Times
A Theoretic Analysis of Corporate Auctioneers' Liability Regimes [article]
Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 1992, Issue 4 (1992), pp. 1147-1192
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Hansen, Robert G. (Cited 109 times)
1992 Wis. L. Rev. 1147 (1992)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
The Globalization (Americanization) of Executive Pay [article]
Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 1, Issue 2 (Fall 2004), pp. 233-290
Cheffins, Brian R. (Cited 453 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
1 Berkeley Bus. L.J. 233 (2004)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
What Is Corporate Law's Place in Promoting Societal Welfare: An Essay in Honor of Professor William Klein [comments]
Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (January 2005), pp. 135-140
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
2 Berkeley Bus. L.J. 135 (2005)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Say on Pay around the World [article]
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 92, Issue 3 (2015), pp. 653-732
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Van der Elst, Christoph (Cited 11 times)
92 Wash. U. L. Rev. 653 (2014-2015)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 58 Times
The Impact of Environmental Liabilities on Privatization in Central and Eastern Europe: A Case Study of Poland [article]
U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 28, Issue 1 (Fall 1994), pp. 165-218
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
28 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 165 (1994-1995)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Public Pension Funds as Shareholder Activists: A Comment on Choi and Fisch [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc, Vol. 61, pp. 1-8
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
61 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 1 (2008)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
The Public and Private Faces of Derivative Lawsuits [notes]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 5 (October 2004), pp. 1745-1746
Thompson, Robert, B. (Cited 85 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 1745 (2004)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
College Football Coaches' Pay and Contracts: Are They Overpaid and Unduly Privileged [article]
Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 91, Issue 2 (Winter 2016), pp. 189-242
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Van Horn, R. Lawrence (Cited 19 times)
91 Ind. L.J. 189 (2015-2016)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
Who Are the Top Law Firms - Assessing the Value of Plaintiffs' Law Firms in Merger Litigation [article]
American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 18, Issue 1 (Spring 2016), pp. 122-154
Krishnan, C.N.V. (Cited 1 times); Solomon, Steven Davidoff (Cited 78 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
18 Am. L. & Econ. Rev. 122 (2016)

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Mapping the American Shareholder Litigation Experience: A Survey of Empirical Studies of the Enforcement of the U.S. Securities Law [article]
European Company and Financial Law Review, Vol. 6, Issue 2 and 3 (August 2009), pp. 164-203
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
6 ECFLR 164 (2009)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
Are College Presidents like Football Coaches? Evidence from Their Employment Contracts [article]
Arizona Law Review, Vol. 58, Issue 4 (2016), pp. 901-958
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Van Horn, R. Lawrence (Cited 19 times)
58 Ariz. L. Rev. 901 (2016)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Corporate Darwinism: Disciplining Managers in a World with Weak Shareholder Litigation [article]
North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 95, Issue 1 (December 2016), pp. 19-66
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
95 N.C. L. Rev. 19 (2016-2017)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 40 Times
Quieting the Shareholders' Voice: Empirical Evidence of Pervasive Bundling in Proxy Solicitations [article]
Southern California Law Review, Vol. 89, Issue 6 (September 2016), pp. 1175-1238
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Ferri, Fabrizio; Honigsberg, Colleen (Cited 4 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
89 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1175 (2015-2016)
Accessed 24 Times
Firm Commitment Underwriting Risk and the over-Allotment Option: Do We Need Further Legal Regulation [article]
Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 26, Issue 3 (Fall 1998), pp. 245-268
Cotter, James F. (Cited 51 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
26 Sec. Reg. L.J. 245 (1998-1999)

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James D. Cox: The Shareholders' Best Advocate [article]
Duke Law Journal, Vol. 66, Issue 3 (December 2016), pp. 467-500
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Wells, Harwell (Cited 128 times)
66 Duke L.J. 467 (2016-2017)
Accessed 18 Times
Celebrating 35 Years of Leadership in Corporate Law Scholarship [comments]
Journal of Corporation Law , Vol. 35, Issue 4 (Summer 2010), pp. 691-696
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
35 J. Corp. L. 691 (2009-2010)
Accessed 2 Times
Jurisdictional Effects in M&A Litigation [article]
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 11, Issue 1 (March 2014), pp. 132-349
Krishnan, C. N. V. (Cited 2 times); Masulis, Ronald W. (Cited 30 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2208 times)
11 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 132 (2014)

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The New Look of Shareholder Litigation: Acquisition-Oriented Class Actions [notes]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 1 (January 2004), pp. 131-132
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2208 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 131 (2004)
Accessed 15 Times
Comparing CEO Employment Contract Provisions: Differences between Australia and the United States [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 64, Issue 2 (March 2011), pp. 557-608
Hill, Jennifer G. (Cited 56 times); Masulis, Ronald W. (Cited 30 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
64 Vand. L. Rev. 557 (2011)
Accessed 18 Times
Common Challenges Facing Shareholder Suits in Europe and the United States [article]
European Company and Financial Law Review, Vol. 6, Issue 2 and 3 (August 2009), pp. 348-357
Cox, James D. (Cited 1730 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1668 times)
6 ECFLR 348 (2009)
Accessed 11 Times