Yaron Nili

University of Wisconsin Law School

Assistant Professor

975 Bascom Mall

Madison, WI 53706

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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7

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2

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The 'New Insiders': Rethinking Independent Directors' Tenure

Yaron Nili, The 'New Insiders': Rethinking Independent Directors' Tenure, 68 Hastings Law Journal 97 (2016)
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 08 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,130 (19,893)
Citation 4

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Director Tenure, Director Independence, Corporate Governance, Board Composition, Board of Directors

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Beyond the Numbers: Substantive Gender Diversity in Boardrooms

94 Ind. L. J. 145 (2019)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2019
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 714 (38,163)
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Gender Diversity, Board Composition, Board of Directors, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Securities Law

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'Captured Boards': The Rise of 'Super Directors' and the Case for a Board Suite

Wisconsin Law Review, 19 (2017)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2017
Yaron Nili and Kobi Kastiel
University of Wisconsin Law School and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 706 (38,766)

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hedge funds, shareholder activism, corporate governance, corporate law, board of directors, super directors

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Servants of Two Masters? The Feigned Hysteria over Activist-Paid Directors

Yaron Nili, Servants of Two Masters? The Feigned Hysteria over Activist-Paid Directors, 18 J. Bus. L. 509 (2016)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2016
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 441 (70,796)

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Directors, Shareholder Activism, Hedge Funds, Compensation, Corporate Governance, Golden Leash

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In Search of the 'Absent' Shareholders: A New Solution to Retail Investors' Apathy

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (DJCL), Vol. 41, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2017
Yaron Nili and Kobi Kastiel
University of Wisconsin Law School and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 404 (78,531)
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Rational Apathy, Shareholder Activism, Shareholder voting, Corporate Governance, Behavioral Law and Economics, Nudge

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Out of Sight Out of Mind: The Case for Improving Director Independence Disclosure

43 Journal of Corporation Law, 35 (2017)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 31 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2018
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 393 (81,092)
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Corporate Governance, Board of Directors, Disclosure, Securities Regulation, Corporate Law, Director Independence

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Missing the Forest for the Trees: A New Approach to Shareholder Activism

4 Harvard Business Law Review (2014)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 290 (114,009)

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Shareholder Activism, Corporate Governance, Hedge Funds, Proxy Access, Comparative Law

8.

Successor CEOs

99 Boston University Law Review 787 (2019)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2019
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 235 (141,491)

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Board of Directors, Corporate Law, Corporate Governance, Lead Independent Director, CEO-Chair Separation, Independent Chair

9.

Shadow Governance

108 California Law Review ___ (forthcoming 2020)
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2019
Yaron Nili and Cathy Hwang
University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Virginia School of Law
Downloads 225 (147,618)

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Corporate Law, Corporate Governance, Boards, Charters, Committee Charters, Disclosure, Securities Law, Directors

10.

The Giant Shadow of Corporate Gadflies

94 Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2020
Yaron Nili and Kobi Kastiel
University of Wisconsin Law School and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 210 (157,520)

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Corporate Law, Shareholder Proposals, Gadflies, Securities Regulation, Corporate Governance, Shareholder Activism

11.

Board Diversity by Term Limits?

71 Alabama Law Review 211 (2019)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2019
Yaron Nili and Darren Rosenblum
University of Wisconsin Law School and Pace Law School
Downloads 200 (164,904)

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Diversity, Corporate Governance, Directors, Gender Diversity, Term Limits, Corporate Law

12.

Horizontal Directors

114 Northwestern University Law Review 1179 (2020)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 17 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2020
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 154 (207,378)

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Directors, Corporate Governance, Antitrust, Horizontal Shareholders, Corporate Law, FTC, Busy Directors, Interlocks

13.

The Fallacy of Director Independence

Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1594
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Jun 2020
Yaron Nili
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 45 (437,767)

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Corporate Law, Board of Directors, Director Independence, Corporate Governance, Lead Independent Directors

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Shareholder-Driven Stakeholderism

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. Online, 2020
Number of pages: 12
Cathy Hwang and Yaron Nili
University of Virginia School of Law and University of Wisconsin Law School
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corporate governance, corporate law, ESG

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Social Governance

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 02 Jul 2020
Jeremy McClane and Yaron Nili
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 11 (622,341)

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Directors, Corporate Governance, Networks, Accounting, Entrenchment