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Full Name Thompson, Robert B.
University/Affiliation Vanderbilt University Law School
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2,156 250
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1,661 108
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1,356 134
Cited by Articles (Past 1-2 years)
127 171
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Piercing the Corporate Veil: An Empirical Study [article]
Cornell Law Review, Vol. 76, Issue 5 , pp. 1036-1074
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
76 Cornell L. Rev. 1036 (1990-1991)
Cited by 311 Articles
Accessed 419 Times
Securities Fraud as Corporate Governance: Reflections upon Federalism [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 56, Issue 3 (April 2003), pp. 859-910
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times); Sale, Hillary A. (Cited 920 times)
56 Vand. L. Rev. 859 (2003)
Cited by 175 Articles
Accessed 41 Times
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 2156 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1624 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 133 (2004)
Cited by 119 Articles
Accessed 40 Times
The Shareholder's Cause of Action for Oppression [article]
Business Lawyer (ABA), Vol. 48, Issue 2 (1992-1993), pp. 699-746
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
48 Bus. Law. 699 (1992-1993)
Cited by 107 Articles
Accessed 42 Times
Unpacking Limited Liability: Direct and Vicarious Liability of Corporate Participants for Torts of the Enterprise [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 47, Issue 1 (January 1994), pp. 1-42
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
47 Vand. L. Rev. 1 (1994)
Cited by 105 Articles
Accessed 111 Times
Toward a New Theory of the Shareholder Role: Sacred Space in Corporate Takeovers [article]
Texas Law Review, Vol. 80, Issue 2 (December 2001), pp. 261-326
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times); Smith, D. Gordon (Cited 823 times)
80 Tex. L. Rev. 261 (December 2001)
Cited by 81 Articles
Accessed 27 Times
Measure of Recovery under Rule 10b-5: A Restitution Alternative to Tort Damages, The [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 37, Issue 2 (March 1984), pp. 349-398
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
37 Vand. L. Rev. 349 (1984)
Cited by 74 Articles
Accessed 18 Times
Exit, Liquidity, and Majority Rule: Appraisal's Role in Corporate Law [article]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 84, Issue 1 (November 1995), pp. 1-60
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
84 Geo. L.J. 1 (1995-1996)
Cited by 71 Articles
Accessed 41 Times
Securities Litigation and Its Lawyers: Changes during the First Decade after the PSLRA [comments]
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, Issue 7 (November 2006), pp. 1489-1533
Choi, Stephen J. (Cited 1853 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
106 Colum. L. Rev. 1489 (November 2006)
Cited by 67 Articles
Accessed 17 Times
Corporate Dissolution and Shareholders' Reasonable Expectations [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 66, Issue 2 (1988), pp. 193-238
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
66 Wash. U. L. Q. 193 (1988)
Cited by 66 Articles
Accessed 39 Times
The Limits of Liability in the New Limited Liability Entities [article]
Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 32, Issue 1 (Spring 1997), pp. 1-30
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
32 Wake Forest L. Rev. 1 (1997)
Cited by 62 Articles
Accessed 19 Times
The Shrinking Definition of a Security: Why Purchasing All of a Company's Stock is Not a Federal Security Transaction [article]
New York University Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 2 (May 1982), pp. 225-280
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
57 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 225 (May 1982)
Cited by 56 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
The Dilemma of Odious Debts [article]
Duke Law Journal, Vol. 56, Issue 5 (March 2007), pp. 1201-1262
Buchheit, Lee C. (Cited 371 times); Galati, G. Mitu (Cited 56 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
56 Duke L.J. 1201 (2006-2007)
Cited by 56 Articles
Accessed 21 Times
Publicness in Contemporary Securities Regulation after the JOBS Act [article]
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, Issue 2 (January 2013), pp. 337-386
Langevoort, Donald C. (Cited 4079 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
101 Geo. L.J. 337 (2012-2013)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 60 Times
Preemption and Federalism in Corporate Governance: Protecting Shareholder Rights to Vote, Sell, and Sue [article]
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 62, Issue 3 (Summer 1999), pp. 215-242
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
62 Law and Contemp. Probs. 215 (1999)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Collaborative Corporate Governance: Listing Standards, State Law, and Federal Regulation [article]
Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 38, Issue 3 (2003), pp. 961-982
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
38 Wake Forest L. Rev. 961 (2003)
Cited by 44 Articles
Accessed 23 Times
The Law's Limit on Contracts in a Corporation [article]
Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 15, Issue 3 (Spring 1990), pp. 377-416
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
15 J. Corp. L. 377 (1989-1990)
Cited by 43 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
United States Jurisdiction over Foreign Subsidiaries: Corporate and International Law Aspects [article]
Law and Policy in International Business, Vol. 15, Issue 2 (1983), pp. 319-400
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
15 Law & Pol'y Int'l Bus. 319 (1983)
Cited by 40 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Corporate Governance after Enron [comments]
Houston Law Review, Vol. 40, Issue 1 (Spring 2003), pp. 99-118
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
40 Hous. L. Rev. 99 (2003-2004)
Cited by 38 Articles
Accessed 55 Times
Piercing the Veil within Corporate Groups: Corporate Shareholders as Mere Investors [article]
Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 13, Issue 2 (Spring 1999), pp. 379-396
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
13 Conn. J. Int'l L. 379 (1998-1999)
Cited by 38 Articles
Accessed 145 Times
The Supreme Court and Private law: The Vanishing Importance of Securities and Antitrust [article]
Emory Law Journal, Vol. 53, Issue 4 (Fall 2004), pp. 1571-1644
Sullivan, E. Thomas (Cited 261 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
53 Emory L.J. 1571 (2004)
Cited by 38 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Van Gorkom's Legacy: The Limits of Judicially Enforced Constraints and the Promise of Proprietary Incentives [article]
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 96, Issue 2 (Winter 2002), pp. 579-594
Elson, Charles M. (Cited 441 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
96 Nw. U. L. Rev. 579 (2001-2002)
Cited by 35 Articles
Accessed 12 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 1624 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
106 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1753 (Fall 2012)
Cited by 32 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
Delaware, the Feds, and the Stock Exchange: Challenges to the First State as First in Corporate Law [article]
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 29, Issue 3 (2004), pp. 779-804
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
29 Del. J. Corp. L. 779 (2004)
Cited by 27 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
Shareholders as Grown-Ups: Voting, Selling, and Limits on the Board's Power to Just Say No [article]
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 67, Issue 4 (Summer 1999), pp. 999-1020
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
67 U. Cin. L. Rev. 999 (1998-1999)
Cited by 26 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Simplicity and Certainty in the Measure of Recovery under Rule 10b-5 [article]
Business Lawyer (ABA), Vol. 51, Issue 4 (1995-1996), pp. 1177-1202
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
51 Bus. Law. 1177 (1995-1996)
Cited by 26 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Securities Law and the New Deal Justices [article]
Virginia Law Review , Vol. 95, Issue 4 (June 2009), pp. 841-926
Prtichard, A.C. (Cited 34 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
95 Va. L. Rev. 841 (2009)
Cited by 23 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Redrawing the Public-Private Boundaries in Entrepreneurial Capital Raising [article]
Cornell Law Review, Vol. 98, Issue 6 (September 2013), pp. 1573-xii
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times); Langevoort, Donald C. (Cited 4079 times)
98 Cornell L. Rev. 1573 (2012-2013)
Cited by 23 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
Squeeze-Out Mergers and the New Appraisal Remedy [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 62, Issue 3 (Fall 1984), pp. 415-434
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
62 Wash. U. L. Q. 415 (1984-1985)
Cited by 22 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
Piercing the Veil: Is the Common Law the Problem [article]
Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 37, Issue 3 (Spring 2005), pp. 619-636
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
37 Conn. L. Rev. 619 (2004-2005)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 117 Times
Securities Regulation in an Electronic Age: The Impact of Cognitive Psychology [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 75, Issue 2 (Summer 1997), pp. 779-790
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
75 Wash. U. L. Q. 779 (1997)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Corporate Federalism in the Administrative State: The SEC's Discretion to Move the Line between the State and Federal Realms of Corporate Governance [article]
Notre Dame Law Review , Vol. 82, Issue 3 (March 2007), pp. 1143-1186
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
82 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1143 (2006-2007)
Cited by 19 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
The Basic Business Associations Course: An Empirical Study of Methods and Content [article]
Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 48, Issue 3 (September 1998), pp. 438-448
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
48 J. Legal Educ. 438 (1998)
The Taming of Limited Liability Companies [article]
University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 66, Issue 4 (1995), pp. 921-946
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
66 U. Colo. L. Rev. 921 (1994-1995)
Cited by 17 Articles
Accessed 20 Times
Market Makers and Vampire Squid: Regulating Securities Markets after the Financial Meltdown [article]
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 89, Issue 2 (2011), pp. 323-376
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
89 Wash. U. L. Rev. 323 (2011)
Cited by 14 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Defining the Shareholder's Role, Defining a Role for State Law: Folk at 40 [article]
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 33, Issue 3 (2008), pp. 771-788
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
33 Del. J. Corp. L. 771 (2008)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 6 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 222 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1624 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
87 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1359 (2013-2014)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 41 Times
Federal Corporate Law: Torts and Fiduciary Duty [article]
Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 31, Issue 3 (Spring 2006), pp. 877-892
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
31 J. Corp. L. 877 (2005-2006)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
The Short, but Interesting Life of Good Faith as an Independent Liability Rule [article]
New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 55, Issue 2 (2010-2011), pp. 543-560
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
55 N.Y. L. Sch. L. Rev. 543 (2010-2011)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
Insider Trading, Investor Harm, and Executive Compensation [article]
Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 50, Issue 2 (Winter 1999), pp. 291-304
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
50 Case W. Res. L. Rev. 291 (1999-2000)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Delaware's Disclosure: Moving the Line of Federal-State Corporate Regulation [article]
University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2009, Issue 1 (2009), pp. 167-190
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
2009 U. Ill. L. Rev. 167 (2009)
Cited by 10 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Agency Law and Asset Partitioning [article]
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 4 (Summer 2003), pp. 1321-1344
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
71 U. Cin. L. Rev. 1321 (2002-2003)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
Value Creation by Lawyers within Relational Contracts and in Noisy Environments [article]
Oregon Law Review, Vol. 74, Issue 1 (Spring 1995), pp. 315-326
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
74 Or. L. Rev. 315 (1995)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Credibility and Information in Securities Markets after Regulation FD [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 79, Issue 2 (2001), pp. 615-638
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times); King, Ronald (Cited 8 times)
79 Wash. U. L. Q. 615 (2001)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Corporate Law Criteria: Law's Relation to Private Ordering [article]
Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (January 2005), pp. 95-104
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
2 Berkeley Bus. L.J. 95 (2005)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Allocating the Roles for Contracts and Judges in the Closely Held Firm [article]
Western New England Law Review, Vol. 33, Issue 2 (2011), pp. 369-404
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
33 W. New Eng. L. Rev. 369 (2011)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Takeover Regulation after the Convergence of Corporate Law [article]
Sydney Law Review, Vol. 24, Issue 3 (September 2002), pp. 323-335
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
24 Sydney L. Rev. 323 (2002)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 14 Times
Defining the Federal and State Realms of Tender Offer Regulation [article]
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 64, Issue 4 , pp. 1057-1100
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
64 Wash. U. L. Q. 1057 (1986)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 1 Times
Teaching Business Associations: Norms, Economics and Cognitive Learning [article]
Georgia Law Review, Vol. 34, Issue 2 (Winter 2000), pp. 997-1010
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
34 Ga. L. Rev. 997 (1999-2000)
Cited by 5 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
Corporate Voting [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 62, Issue 1 (January 2009), pp. 127-176
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times); Edelman, Paul H. (Cited 222 times)
62 Vand. L. Rev. 127 (2009)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
The SEC after the Financial Meltdown: Social Control over Finance [article]
University of Pittsburgh Law Review , Vol. 71, Issue 3 (Spring 2010), pp. 567-584
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
71 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 567 (2009-2010)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
IPOs and the Slow Death of Section 5 [article]
Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 102, Issue 4 (2013-2014), pp. 891-924
Langevoort, Donald C. (Cited 4079 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
102 Ky. L.J. 891 (2013-2014)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
Wall Street Scandals: The Curative Effects of Law and Finance [comments]
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 84, Issue 7 (2006), pp. 1567-1590
Christie, William G. (Cited 3 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
84 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1567 (2006)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Financial Regulation's Architecture within International Economic Law [article]
Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 17, Issue 4 (December 2014), pp. 807-822
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
17 J. Int'l Econ. L. 807 (2014)

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Market Intermediation, Publicness, and Securities Class Actions [article]
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, Issue 2 (2015), pp. 487-552
Sale, Hillary A. (Cited 920 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
93 Wash. U. L. Rev. 487 (2015-2016)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
The Case for Iterative Statutory Reform: Appraisal and the Model Business Corporation Act [article]
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 74, Issue 1 (Winter 2011), pp. 253-270
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
74 Law & Contemp. Probs. 253 (Winter 2011)
Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Anti-Primacy: Sharing Power in American Corporations [article]
Business Lawyer, Vol. 71, Issue 2 (Spring 2016), pp. 381-426
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
71 Bus. Law. 381 (2015-2016)

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Cited by 1 Articles
Accessed 22 Times
John Jackson's Legacy: Defining a Field [article]
Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 19, Issue 2 (June 2016), pp. 317-322
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
19 J. Int'l Econ. L. 317 (2016)

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Trade, International Economic Law, and the Challenges of the Global Economy: A Symposium in Honor of John H. Jackson [article]
Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 17, Issue 3 (September 2014), pp. 601-604
Gadbaw, R. Michael (Cited 84 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
17 J. Int'l Econ. L. 601 (2014)

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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 28 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1624 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
11 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 132 (2014)

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The Future of Agency Independence [article]
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 63, Issue 3 (April 2010), pp. [iii]-672
Bressman, Lisa Schultz (Cited 1391 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
63 Vand. L. Rev. [iii] (2010)
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 2156 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 1624 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 131 (2004)
Accessed 15 Times
Forseeing Squeeze-out Possibilities - And There are Lots - Is the Challenge [article]
Preventive Law Reporter, Vol. 7, Issue 1 (March 1988), pp. 3-14
O'Neal, F. Hodge (Cited 657 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2156 times)
7 Preventive L. Rep. 3 (1988-1989)
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