Brian J. Broughman

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

211 S. Indiana Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Renegotiation of Cash Flow Rights in the Sale of VC-Backed Firms

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 95, pp. 384-399, 2010, UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 956243
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2011
Brian J. Broughman and Jesse M. Fried
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 1,191 (10,954)
Citation 17

Abstract:

Venture capital, preferred stock, liquidation preferences, corporate governance, incomplete contracting

2.

Carrots and Sticks: How VCs Induce Entrepreneurial Teams to Sell Startups

98 Cornell L. Review 1319-1357 (2013)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2013
Brian J. Broughman and Jesse M. Fried
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 757 (18,632)

Abstract:

venture capital, startups, preferred shareholders, common shareholders, corporate governance, entrepreneurs, founders, mergers, trade sales, carve-outs, vote-buying, opportunism, liquidation preferences

3.

Do VCs Use Inside Rounds to Dilute Founders? Some Evidence from Silicon Valley

Journal of Corporate Finance, Volume 18, 1104-1120 (2012)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2014
Brian J. Broughman and Jesse M. Fried
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Harvard Law School
Downloads 557 (38,498)

Abstract:

Venture capital, dilution, corporate governance, inside rounds, opportunism, corporate law, inside financing, adverse selection

4.

The Role of Independent Directors in VC-Backed Firms

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2008
Brian J. Broughman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 488 (41,019)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Venture capital, independent directors, corporate law, incomplete contracting

5.

Delaware Law as Lingua Franca: Theory and Evidence

57 Journal of Law and Economics 865-895 (2014)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2015
Brian J. Broughman, Jesse M. Fried and Darian M. Ibrahim
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Harvard Law School and William & Mary Law School
Downloads 480 (37,491)

Abstract:

incorporation, domicile, Delaware, corporate governance, entrepreneurs, founders, startups, corporation, corporate law, charters, venture capital

6.

Investor Opportunism and Governance in Venture Capital

Companion to Venture Capital, 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Mar 2009
Brian J. Broughman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 336 (57,348)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Opportunism, Venture Capital, Corporate Governance

7.

Independent Directors and Shared Board Control in Venture Finance

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1123840
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 May 2008 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2012
Brian J. Broughman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 307 (70,090)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Venture capital, control rights, incomplete contracting, corporate governance, board of directors

8.

Entrepreneur Wealth and Demand for Limited Liability

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 222
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2013
Brian J. Broughman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 227 (100,384)

Abstract:

Limited liability, choice of form, property exemptions

9.

CEO Side-Payments in Mergers and Acquisitions

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 313
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 29 Feb 2016
Brian J. Broughman
Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 155 (100,798)

Abstract:

Mergers & acquisitions, side-payments, corporate governance

After the Override: An Empirical Analysis of Shadow Precedent

USC CLASS Research Paper No. 15-12
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2015
Brian J. Broughman and Deborah A. Widiss
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 78 (258,298)

Abstract:

overrides, precedent, citation patterns, separation-of-powers, legislative supremacy

After the Override: An Empirical Analysis of Shadow Precedent

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 312
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2017
Brian J. Broughman and Deborah A. Widiss
Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 64 (289,412)

Abstract:

overrides; precedent; citation patterns; separation-of-powers; legislative supremacy

11.

Delaware's Familiarity

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 52, (2015), William & Mary Law School Research Paper No. 09-284
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Darian M. Ibrahim and Brian J. Broughman
William & Mary Law School and Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Downloads 126 (167,689)

Abstract:

Delaware, corporate law, venture capital, startup, entrepreneurship, network externalities, empirical, law and economics

12.

A License to Grow: Ending State, Local, and Some Federal Barriers to Innovation and Growth in Key Sectors of the U.S. Economy

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Feb 2012
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Cato Institute, University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law, Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Brown University, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and University of Illinois College of Law (deceased)
Downloads 59 (281,251)

Abstract:

state, policy, barrier, economic growth

13.

Amicus Curiae Brief in Gelboim v. Bank of America (Libor Manipulation Litigation) on Behalf of Financial Markets Law Professors in Support of Plaintiffs-Appellants

Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-37, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-40, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-08, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 16-231, University of Toledo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-05, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 355
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
University of San Diego School of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, University of Toledo - College of Law, Mississippi College - School of Law, Cornell University - Law School, University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Texas Southern University - Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Southern University Law Center, Florida International University College of Law and Wake Forest University School of Law
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Abstract:

LIBOR, London Interbank Offer Rate, LIBOR Manipulation, antitrust, financial markets, derivatives, derivatives markets, OTC derivatives, OTC derivatives markets, over-the-counter derivatives, over-the-counter derivatives markets, antitrust injury, Bank of America, Gelboim, amicus, corporate finance

14.

Shareholder Decision Rights in Acquisitions: Evidence from Tender Offers

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 331
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Jul 2015
Audra L. Boone, Brian J. Broughman and Antonio J. Macias
Texas Christian University - M.J. Neeley School of Business, Indiana University Maurer School of Law and Baylor University
Downloads 343

Abstract:

merger, tender offer, acquisitions, M&A, supermajority, shareholder voting, shareholder approval, Delaware law