Megan W Shaner

University of Oklahoma College of Law

Professor of Law

300 Timberdell Road

Norman, OK 73019

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Virtual Annual Meetings: A Path Toward Shareholder Democracy and Stakeholder Engagement

Boston College Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 1, 2022, Forthcoming, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1606
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2021
Yaron Nili and Megan W Shaner
University of Wisconsin Law School and University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 330 (111,775)

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Shareholders, Corporate Law, Virtual Meetings, Corporate Democracy, COVID-19, ESG, Stakeholders, Main Street Investors

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Deal Protection Devices: The Negotiation, Protection, and Enforcement of M&A Transactions

Research Handbook on Mergers and Acquisitions(Claire A. Hill & Steven Davidoff Solomon eds., Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2016)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jun 2017
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 306 (121,263)

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deal protection devices, merger, acquisition, M&A, fiduciary duties, omnicare, unocal, defensive, poison pill, standstill, revlon, termination fee, fiduciary out, matching rights, lock ups, blasius, force-the-vote, topping fees, walkaway povisions, collar, reverse termination fee, crown jewel

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The (Un)Enforcement of Corporate Officers' Duties

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 13 Jan 2015
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 259 (144,220)
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officer, fiduciary duties, Gantler, corporation, director, corporate governance, derivative lawsuit, stockholders

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Restoring the Balance of Power in Corporate Management: Enforcing an Officer's Duty of Obedience

66 The Business Lawyer 27 (2010)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Sep 2015
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 137 (254,725)

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officer, corporate governance, Gantler v. Stephens, fiduciary duties, duty of obedience, board of directors, accountability, corporate management

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Officer Accountability

Georgia State University Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 Aug 2016
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 124 (274,664)
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Officer, Corporate Governance, Accountability, Derivative Litigation, Fiduciary Duty, Corporation, Delaware

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Revisiting Omnicare: What Does Its Status 10 Years Later Tell Us?

38 The Journal of Corporation Law 865 (2013)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Sep 2015
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 61 (423,853)
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Omnicare, M&A, merger, acquisition, deal protection devices, deal protection, delaware, corporation, board of directors

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Interpreting Organizational 'Contracts' and the Private Ordering of Public Company Governance

WILLIAM & MARY LAW REVIEW, Vol. 60:985, 2019
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 30 Apr 2019
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 57 (438,124)

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organizational documents, charter, bylaws, corporate governance, private ordering, contract metaphor, contract interpretation, interpretation, statutory interpretation

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Stockholder Litigation, Fiduciary Duties, and the Officer Dilemma

Research Handbook on Representative Shareholder Litigation (Sean Griffith, Jessica Erickson, David Webber & Verity Winship eds., Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 2018)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jul 2019
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 52 (456,614)

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stockholder litigation, fiduciary duties, officer, executive officer, shareholder litigation, corporate governance, corporation, c-suite, long arm statutes, agency costs, 141(a), Section 142, Delaware, oversight

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The ‘Director Preference’ in Stockholder Litigation

University of Hawaii Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jun 2017
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 45 (485,129)
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Officer, Corporation, Board of Directors, Stockholder Litigation, Legal Agency Costs, Director Preference, Fiduciary Duties, Shareholder Litigation, Accountability, Management, Stockholders

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How 'Bad Law, Bad Economics and Bad Policy' Positively Shaped Corporate Behavior

Akron Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 3, 2014
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Sep 2015
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
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Omnicare, M&A, merger, acquisition, precommitment, lock-ups, Delaware, deal protection, deal protection devices

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Privately Ordered Fiduciaries

George Mason Law Review, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2020
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 Feb 2021
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 42 (498,298)

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officer, corporate law, corporate governance, private ordering, corporate contracting, officer liability, fiduciary duties, fiduciary duty

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The Corporate Chameleon

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 2, 2020
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Mar 2020
Megan W Shaner
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 31 (552,729)

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officer, corporation, prototype, private ordering, corporate governance, c-suite