Smart Course Planning – Video Now Available

Watch an information session about the business law courses at Berkeley Law presented by the business and tax law faculty. The session reviewed the Fall 2014 classes and highlighted new course offerings. Eric Talley presented the results of recent surveys of practicing attorneys on what courses are essential to develop […]

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Audio from the 2014 Shareholder Activism Symposium Now Available

Activist shareholders acquire significant stakes in publicly traded companies for many reasons: making short-term profits, increasing companies’ profitability over the long-term, and changing companies’ policies in order to comport with the shareholders’ social and environmental goals. Not surprising, given these disparate motivations, activist investors are perceived by various stakeholders as […]

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BBLJ’s Second Annual Women in Business Law Symposium – April 15

Join the Berkeley Business Law Journal and the Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy for our annual Women in Business Law Symposium. The evening will begin with a networking reception in the Goldberg Room at 5:30pm where dinner will be served, followed by a symposium in the Warren Room featuring […]

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Upcoming BBLJ Symposium – Shareholder Activism

Berkeley Business Law Journal Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy Activist shareholders acquire significant stakes in publicly traded companies for reasons ranging from making short-term profits on share prices, increasing companies’ profitability over the long-term, and changing companies’ policies in order to comport with the shareholders’ social and […]

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BBLJ proudly published Volume 10.2.

The new volume features five interesting articles on topics ranging from corporate governance to financial regulation and decision making in business law. The articles are available for download here. BBLJ’s editorial board would like to thank the authors and the BBLJ general membership for their hard work in generating this […]

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