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Thompson, Robert B.

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Thompson, Robert B.
University/Affiliation Georgetown University
Title Peter P. Weidenbruch Jr. Professor of Business Law
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Article Topics
Corporations (36) Securities Law (27) Regulation (13) Jurisdiction (11) Business Organizations (10) Economics (10) Liability (9) Class Actions (7) Contracts (5) Federalism (5)
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Cited by Articles (0-5 Years)
495
Cited by Articles (5+ Years)
2,236
Cited by Cases (0-5 Years)
16
Cited by Cases (5+ Years)
84
Accessed (Past 12 Months)
2,027
ScholarRank 144

Average Citations per Article
41.38
Average Citations per Document
36.91
Self-Citations 51
H-Index
29.00
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Cornell Law Review, Vol. 76, Issue 5 , pp. 1036-1074
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
76 Cornell L. Rev. 1036 (1990-1991)
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 56, Issue 3 (April 2003), pp. 859-910
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Sale, Hillary A. (Cited 1071 times)
56 Vand. L. Rev. 859 (2003)
Cited by 192 Articles
Accessed 72 Times
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 1 (January 2004), pp. 133-210
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 133 (2004)
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 63, Issue 3 (April 2010), pp. 599-672
Bressman, Lisa Schultz (Cited 1969 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
63 Vand. L. Rev. 599 (2010)
Business Lawyer (ABA), Vol. 48, Issue 2 (1992-1993), pp. 699-746
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
48 Bus. Law. 699 (1992-1993)
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 47, Issue 1 (January 1994), pp. 1-42
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
47 Vand. L. Rev. 1 (1994)
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 5 (October 2004), pp. 1747-1794
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 1747 (2004)
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 84, Issue 1 (November 1995), pp. 1-60
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
84 Geo. L.J. 1 (1995-1996)
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, Issue 2 (January 2013), pp. 337-386
Langevoort, Donald C. (Cited 4806 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
101 Geo. L.J. 337 (2012-2013)
Cited by 89 Articles
Accessed 64 Times
Texas Law Review, Vol. 80, Issue 2 (December 2001), pp. 261-326
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Smith, D. Gordon (Cited 1005 times)
80 Tex. L. Rev. 261 (December 2001)
Cited by 87 Articles
Accessed 25 Times
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 37, Issue 2 (March 1984), pp. 349-398
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
37 Vand. L. Rev. 349 (1984)
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 66, Issue 2 (1988), pp. 193-238
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
66 Wash. U. L. Q. 193 (1988)
Symposium: Litigation Reform Since the PSLRA: A Ten-Year Retrospective - Panel One: Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
Columbia Law Review, Vol. 106, Issue 7 (November 2006), pp. 1489-1533
Choi, Stephen J. (Cited 2808 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
106 Colum. L. Rev. 1489 (2006)
Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 32, Issue 1 (Spring 1997), pp. 1-30
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
32 Wake Forest L. Rev. 1 (1997)
Duke Law Journal, Vol. 56, Issue 5 (March 2007), pp. 1201-1262
Buchheit, Lee C. (Cited 417 times); Gulati, G. Mitu (Cited 3156 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
56 Duke L.J. 1201 (2006-2007)
Cited by 62 Articles
Accessed 33 Times
New York University Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 2 (May 1982), pp. 225-280
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
57 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 225 (May 1982)
Challenges to Corporate Governance
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 62, Issue 3 (Summer 1999), pp. 215-242
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
62 Law and Contemp. Probs. 215 (1999)
Cited by 56 Articles
Accessed 7 Times
The Changing Role of Directors In Corporate Governance
Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 38, Issue 3 (2003), pp. 961-982
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
38 Wake Forest L. Rev. 961 (2003)
Cited by 51 Articles
Accessed 26 Times
Emory Law Journal, Vol. 53, Issue 4 (Fall 2004), pp. 1571-1644
Sullivan, E. Thomas (Cited 282 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
53 Emory L.J. 1571 (2004)
Cited by 44 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 15, Issue 3 (Spring 1990), pp. 377-416
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
15 J. Corp. L. 377 (1989-1990)
Cited by 44 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Symposium: Law, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship
Cornell Law Review, Vol. 98, Issue 6 (September 2013), pp. 1573-xii
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Langevoort, Donald C. (Cited 4806 times)
98 Cornell L. Rev. 1573 (2012-2013)
Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 13, Issue 2 (Spring 1999), pp. 379-396
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
13 Conn. J. Int'l L. 379 (1998-1999)
Cited by 42 Articles
Accessed 145 Times
The Seventh Annual Frankel Lecture: Commentary
Houston Law Review, Vol. 40, Issue 1 (Spring 2003), pp. 99-118
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
40 Hous. L. Rev. 99 (2003-2004)
Cited by 40 Articles
Accessed 70 Times
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, Issue 4 (Fall 2012), pp. 1753-1820
Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
106 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1753 (2012)
Cited by 40 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Law and Policy in International Business, Vol. 15, Issue 2 (1983), pp. 319-400
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
15 Law & Pol'y Int'l Bus. 319 (1983)
Cited by 39 Articles
Accessed 12 Times
Southern California Law Review, Vol. 87, Issue 6 (September 2014), pp. 1359-1434
Edelman, Paul H. (Cited 289 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
87 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1359 (2013-2014)
Cited by 38 Articles
Accessed 56 Times
Symposium: Van Gorkom and the Corporate Board: Problem, Solution, or Placebo
Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 96, Issue 2 (Winter 2002), pp. 579-594
Elson, Charles M. (Cited 483 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
96 Nw. U. L. Rev. 579 (2001-2002)
Cited by 36 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Virginia Law Review , Vol. 95, Issue 4 (June 2009), pp. 841-926
Prtichard, A.C. (Cited 49 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
95 Va. L. Rev. 841 (2009)
Cited by 30 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 29, Issue 3 (2004), pp. 779-804
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
29 Del. J. Corp. L. 779 (2004)
Cited by 30 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Symposium on the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
Business Lawyer (ABA), Vol. 51, Issue 4 (1995-1996), pp. 1177-1202
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
51 Bus. Law. 1177 (1995-1996)
Symposium
Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 37, Issue 3 (Spring 2005), pp. 619-636
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
37 Conn. L. Rev. 619 (2004-2005)
Corporate Law Symposium: Developments in the Law of Business Organizations
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 67, Issue 4 (Summer 1999), pp. 999-1020
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
67 U. Cin. L. Rev. 999 (1998-1999)
Cited by 27 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 62, Issue 3 (Fall 1984), pp. 415-434
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
62 Wash. U. L. Q. 415 (1984-1985)
F. Hodge O'Neal Corporate and Securities Law Symposium: Markets and Information Gathering in an Electronic Age: Securities Regulation in the 21st Century
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 75, Issue 2 (Summer 1997), pp. 779-790
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
75 Wash. U. L. Q. 779 (Summer 1997)
Cited by 22 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 89, Issue 2 (2011), pp. 323-376
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
89 Wash. U. L. Rev. 323 (2011)
Cited by 22 Articles
Accessed 20 Times
Notre Dame Law Review , Vol. 82, Issue 3 (March 2007), pp. 1143-1186
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
82 Notre Dame L. Rev. 1143 (2006-2007)
Cited by 21 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 48, Issue 3 (September 1998), pp. 438-448
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
48 J. Legal Educ. 438 (1998)
Cited by 18 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
LLCs LLPs and the Evolving Corporate Form
University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 66, Issue 4 (1995), pp. 921-946
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
66 U. Colo. L. Rev. 921 (1994-1995)
Business Lawyer, Vol. 71, Issue 2 (Spring 2016), pp. 381-426
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
71 Bus. Law. 381 (2015-2016)
Cited by 14 Articles
Accessed 28 Times
Articles and Essays
New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 55, Issue 2 (2010-2011), pp. 543-560
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
55 N.Y. L. Sch. L. Rev. 543 (2010-2011)
Cited by 14 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
Comment
UMKC Law Review, Vol. 40, Issue 1 (Autumn 1971), pp. 66-96
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
40 UMKC L. Rev. 66 (1971-1972)
Symposium: The Legacy of Henry G. Manne--Pioneer in Law & Economics and Innovator in Legal Education May 21-22, 1999
Case Western Reserve Law Review, Vol. 50, Issue 2 (Winter 1999), pp. 291-304
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
50 Case W. Res. L. Rev. 291 (1999-2000)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
The Delaware General Corporation Law for the 21st Century: Stockholders in Corporate Governance
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 33, Issue 3 (2008), pp. 771-788
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
33 Del. J. Corp. L. 771 (2008)
Cited by 12 Articles
Accessed 5 Times
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 93, Issue 2 (2015), pp. 487-552
Sale, Hillary A. (Cited 1071 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
93 Wash. U. L. Rev. 487 (2015-2016)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 15 Times
Symposium: Robert Clark's Corporate Law: Twenty Years of Change
Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 31, Issue 3 (Spring 2006), pp. 877-892
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
31 J. Corp. L. 877 (2005-2006)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 16 Times
Symposium: The Mystery of the Success of Delaware Law
University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2009, Issue 1 (2009), pp. 167-190
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
2009 U. Ill. L. Rev. 167 (2009)
Cited by 11 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Sixteenth Annual Corporate Law Symposium: Agency Law inside the Corporation
University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 4 (Summer 2003), pp. 1321-1344
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
71 U. Cin. L. Rev. 1321 (2002-2003)
Cited by 10 Articles
Accessed 28 Times
F. Hodge O'Neal Corporate & Securities Law Symposium
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 79, Issue 2 (2001), pp. 615-638
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); King, Ronald (Cited 9 times)
79 Wash. U. L. Q. 615 (2001)
Cited by 9 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Symposium on Business Lawyering and Value Creation for Clients
Oregon Law Review, Vol. 74, Issue 1 (Spring 1995), pp. 315-326
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
74 Or. L. Rev. 315 (1995)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Berkeley Business Law Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (January 2005), pp. 95-104
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
2 Berkeley Bus. L.J. 95 (2005)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 2 Times
Symposium: Fiduciary Duties in the Closely Held Business 35 Years after Wilkes v. Springside Nursing Home
Western New England Law Review, Vol. 33, Issue 2 (2011), pp. 369-404
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
33 W. New Eng. L. Rev. 369 (2011)
Cited by 8 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
Symposium: Business Law Education: Preparing the Corporate Lawyer
Georgia Law Review, Vol. 34, Issue 2 (Winter 2000), pp. 997-1010
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
34 Ga. L. Rev. 997 (1999-2000)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 4 Times
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 64, Issue 4 , pp. 1057-1100
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
64 Wash. U. L. Q. 1057 (1986)
Sydney Law Review, Vol. 24, Issue 3 (September 2002), pp. 323-335
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
24 Sydney L. Rev. 323 (2002)
Cited by 6 Articles
Accessed 27 Times
University of Pittsburgh Law Review , Vol. 71, Issue 3 (Spring 2010), pp. 567-584
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
71 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 567 (2009-2010)
Cited by 5 Articles
Accessed 8 Times
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 62, Issue 1 (January 2009), pp. 127-176
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Edelman, Paul H. (Cited 289 times)
62 Vand. L. Rev. 127 (2009)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 41 Times
Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 102, Issue 4 (2013-2014), pp. 891-924
Langevoort, Donald C. (Cited 4806 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
102 Ky. L.J. 891 (2013-2014)
Cited by 4 Articles
Accessed 10 Times
F. Hodge O'Neal Corporate and Securities Law Symposium
Washington University Law Review, Vol. 84, Issue 7 (2006), pp. 1567-1590
Christie, William G. (Cited 3 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
84 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1567 (2006)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 3 Times
Articles in Honor of Prof. J. H. Jackson, Part 2: International Economic Law Lessons from the Recent Financial Crisis
Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 17, Issue 4 (December 2014), pp. 807-822
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
17 J. Int'l Econ. L. 807 (2014)

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Essays and Articles
Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 42, Issue 2 (Winter 2019), pp. 663-696
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
42 Seattle U. L. Rev. 663 (2018-2019)
Cited by 3 Articles
Accessed 9 Times
Texas Gulf Sulphur: 50th Anniversary Symposium Issue
SMU Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 3 (Summer 2018), pp. 927-946
Pritchard, A. C. (Cited 1413 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
71 SMU L. Rev. 927 (2018)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 11 Times
Note
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 5 (October 2004), pp. 1745-1746
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 1745 (2004)
Cited by 2 Articles
Accessed 6 Times
F. Hodge O'Neal Symposium on Corporate Law and Finance
Washington University Law Quarterly, Vol. 70, Issue 2 (Summer 1992), pp. 265-276
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
70 Wash. U. L. Q. 265 (1992)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 1 Time
Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 94, Issue 1 (November 2018), pp. 371-432
Pritchard, A.C. (Cited 1413 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
94 Notre Dame L. Rev. 371 (2018-2019)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 16 Times
Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 11, Issue 1 (March 2014), pp. 132-349
Krishnan, C. N. V. (Cited 7 times); Masulis, Ronald W. (Cited 46 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
11 J. Empirical Legal Stud. 132 (2014)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 5 Times
Preventive Law for Small Business
Preventive Law Reporter, Vol. 7, Issue 1 (March 1988), pp. 3-14
O'Neal, F. Hodge (Cited 691 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
7 Preventive L. Rep. 3 (1988-1989)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 2 Times
Alabama Lawyer, Vol. 80, Issue 3 (May 2019), pp. 176-182
Brandon, Mark E. (Cited 67 times); Bowden, Benjamin M. (Cited 1 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
80 Ala. Law. 176 (2019)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 6 Times
The Model Business Corporation Act at Sixty
Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 74, Issue 1 (Winter 2011), pp. 253-270
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
74 Law & Contemp. Probs. 253 (2011)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 6 Times
Symposium: Deconstructing the Regulatory State: Perils and Possibilities: Foreword
Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 107, Issue 4 (April 2019), pp. 795-812
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
107 Geo. L.J. 795 (2018-2019)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 34 Times
Note
Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 57, Issue 1 (January 2004), pp. 131-132
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times); Thomas, Randall S. (Cited 2106 times)
57 Vand. L. Rev. 131 (2004)
Cited by 1 Article
Accessed 10 Times
Tribute to John H. Jackson: International Economic Law and Sovereigty
Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 19, Issue 2 (June 2016), pp. 317-322
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
19 J. Int'l Econ. L. 317 (2016)

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Symposium in Honor of John H. Jackson
Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 17, Issue 3 (September 2014), pp. 601-604
Gadbaw, R. Michael (Cited 87 times); Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
17 J. Int'l Econ. L. 601 (2014)

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Delaware Lawyer, Vol. 26, Issue 1 (Spring 2008), pp. 26-27
Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
26 Del. Law. 26 (2008-2009)
Accessed 1 Time
Comment
UMKC Law Review, Vol. 39, Issue 3 (Spring 1971), pp. 398-407
Miller, Van A.; Thompson, Robert B. (Cited 2731 times)
39 UMKC L. Rev. 398 (1970-1971)
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