Richard Squire

Fordham University School of Law

Professor

150 West 62nd Street

New York, NY 10023

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

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Citation 34

Law and the Rise of the Firm

ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 57/2006, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Richard Squire
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law
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Citation 34

Abstract:

Corporations, Partnerships, Companies, History of the Firm, Entity Shielding, Limited Liability, Legal Entities, Bankruptcy

Law and the Rise of the Firm

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 119, No. 5, pp. 1333-1403, March 2006, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 546
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 31 Jul 2006
Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Richard Squire
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law
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Citation 34

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Law and the Rise of the Firm

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Richard Squire
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

Abstract:

Legal protection, Limited liability companies (LLC), Asset management, Firm ownership, Legal systems

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Citation 5

The New Business Entities in Evolutionary Perspective

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 16 Feb 2005
Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Richard Squire
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Corporations, Partnerships, Organizations, History, Limited Liability Companies, Legal Entitites, Asset Partitioning

The New Business Entities in Evolutionary Perspective

European Business Organization Law Review, Vol. 8, 2007
Posted: 16 May 2007
Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Richard Squire
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law

Abstract:

corporations; partnerships; organizations; history; limited liability companies; legal entities; asset partitioning

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Shareholder Opportunism in a World of Risky Debt

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 123, 2010
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 27 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2010
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

derivatives, credit default swap, correlation, bankruptcy, guaranty, fraudulent conveyance

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Strategic Liability in the Corporate Group

University of Chicago Law Review, Vol. 78, 2011, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1742096
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2011
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 294 (70,905)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Bankruptcy, correlation-seeking, guarantee, corporate group, fraudulent transfer

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The Case for Symmetry in Creditors' Rights

Yale Law Journal, Vol. 118, p. 806, 2009
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 22 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 18 May 2009
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 269 (81,941)
Citation 1

Abstract:

bankruptcy, asset partitioning, secured transactions, corporations, partnership

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Clearinghouses as Liquidity Partitioning

99 Cornell Law Review 857 (2014)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
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Citation 1

Abstract:

clearinghouse, bankruptcy, systemic risk, liquidity, orderly liquidation authority, asset partitioning, netting, setoff, Dodd-Frank

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How Collective Settlements Camouflage the Costs of Shareholder Lawsuits

62 Duke Law Journal 1 (2012)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2012
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
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Principal Costs: A New Theory for Corporate Law and Governance

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2571739, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-462
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 03 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Zohar Goshen and Richard Squire
Columbia University - Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 210 (13,694)

Abstract:

principal costs, agency costs, governance structure, theory of the firm, dual class, concentrated ownership, dispersed ownership,

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Incomplete Organizations: Legal Entities and Asset Partitioning in Roman Commerce

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Law Working Paper No. 271/2014, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 511
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2014
Henry Hansmann, Reinier Kraakman and Richard Squire
Yale Law School, Harvard Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 201 (75,181)

Abstract:

asset partitioning, entity shielding, limited liability, legal history, Ancient Rome, business organizations, corporations

10.

Antitrust and the Supremacy Clause

Stanford Law Review, Vol. 59, No. 1, p. 77, 2006
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 166 (136,418)
Citation 1

Abstract:

antitrust, Sherman Act, preemption, Supremacy Clause, Parker, state action immunity

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Intraportfolio Litigation

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 105, p. 1679, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 28 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2012
Amanda M. Rose and Richard Squire
Vanderbilt University - Law School and Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 121 (174,372)

Abstract:

vicarious liability, corporate liability, enterprise liability, securities fraud, securities litigation, corporate governance, respondeat superior, indemnification, class action, deterrence, diversification, agency costs

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A Market for End-of-The-World Insurance? Credit Default Swaps on US Government Debt

Is U.S. Government Debt Different? (Franklin Allen et al., eds.) (FIC Press 2012), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2291529
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 57 (268,153)

Abstract:

credit default swaps, sovereign debt, US Treasury debt, derivatives, bankruptcy, liquidation

13.

Insolvency vs. Illiquidity in the 2008 Crisis and the Congressional Imagination

Crisi Finanziaria e Riposte Normative: Verso Un Nuovo Diritto Dell'Economica? (2014, Milano, Quaderni di Giurisprudenza Commerciale, Guiffre), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2392914
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 46 (231,906)

Abstract:

systemic risk, Dodd-Frank, financial crisis, banking regulation, liquidity

14.

The Artificial Collective-Action Problem in Lawsuits Against Insured Defendants

Research Handbook in the Law & Economics of Insurance (Edward Elgar Publishing 2015) ( Daniel Schwarcz & Peter Siegelman, eds.)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2015
Richard Squire
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 34 (314,938)

Abstract:

liability insurance, duty to settle, litigation, tort law, duty to contribute

15.

What Happens When Loans Become Legally Void? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 16-38
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 May 2016 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2016
Stanford Law School, Columbia Law School and Fordham University School of Law
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Abstract:

usury law, strategic default, consumer lending, marketplace lending, Madden v. Midland

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External and Internal Asset Partitioning: Corporations and Their Subsidiaries

The Oxford Handbook of Corporate Law and Governance, Forthcoming, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 535
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Henry Hansmann and Richard Squire
Yale Law School and Fordham University School of Law
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Abstract:

asset partitioning, corporations, subsidiaries, corporate groups, external partitioning, internal partitioning, creditor remedies, veil piercing, enterprise liability

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A Game-Theoretic Explanation of the Administrative Lattice in Institutions of Higher Learning

J of Economic Behavior & Organization, Vol. 43, No. 3, November 2000
Posted: 11 Jan 2001
Andreas Ortmann and Richard Squire
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Economics and Fordham University School of Law

Abstract:

Principal-agent games; Organizational behavior of nonprofits in higher education; Administrative lattice; Academic ratchet.