Law & Humanities Blog: Reminder: CFP for 2019 Graphic Justice Discussions: “Drawing the Human: Law, Comics, Justice” @LexComica

Law & Humanities Blog: Reminder: CFP for 2019 Graphic Justice Discussions: “Drawing the Human: Law, Comics, Justice” @LexComica skip to main | skip to sidebar Reminder: CFP for 2019 Graphic Justice Discussions: “Drawing the Human: Law, Comics, Justice” @LexComica CALL FOR PAPERS – CLOSES SOON! 2019 Graphic Justice Discussions – “Drawing the Human: Law, Comics, Justice” 28-29 November 2019, USC, Queensland, Australia The 2019 conference of the Graphic Justice Research Alliance will be hosted by the USC School of Law and Criminology, University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland Australia. The…

Macey on the Central Role of Political Myth in Corporate Law @JonathanMacey @YaleLawSch

Jonathan R. Macey, Yale Law School, has published The Central Role of Political Myth in Corporate Law. Here is the abstract. This Article shows that a variety of fundamental rules of corporate law are based on a set of myths. The Article explains that these myths play an important role in attracting public acceptance and support for what otherwise would be unpopular and controversial regulations. Thus, one can view the role played by myth in corporate law in a particular context as having either positive or negative social effects depending…