Omari Scott Simmons

Wake Forest University School of Law

Assistant Professor of Law

P.O. Box 7206

Winston-Salem, NC 27109

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Lost in Transition: The Implications of Social Capital for Higher Education Access

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 42, 2010, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1785528
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2011
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 267 (77,844)

Abstract:

education, school, reform, no child left behind, civil rights, admissions, diversity, social capital, social justice, cooperative federalism, college, counseling, instruction, higher education, democratic,

2.

Innkeepers: A Unifying Theory of the In-House Counsel Role

Seton Hall Law Review, Vol. 41, p. 77, 2011, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1577907
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 26 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2011
Omari Scott Simmons and James D. Dinnage
Wake Forest University School of Law and Villanova University Law School
Downloads 230 (83,365)

Abstract:

general counsel, in-house counsel, corporate governance, corporations, business, transaction, compliance, ethics, legal profession

3.

Branding the Small Wonder: Delaware's Dominance and the Market for Corporate Law

University of Richmond Law Review, Forthcoming, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1085707
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 22 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2009
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
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Class Dismissed: Rethinking Socio-Economic Status and Higher Education Attainment

Arizona State Law Journal, Forthcoming, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2267106
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2014
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 157 (115,633)

Abstract:

education, socio-economic status, access, college, admissions, Fisher v. Texas, financial aid, loans, education reform, scholarships, class, affirmative action, preferences, social capital, markets, higher education act, GI Bill, Great Society, Morrill Act

5.

Taking the Blue Pill: The Imponderable Impact of Executive Compensation Reform

Southern Methodist University Law Review, Forthcoming, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1306602
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 25 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2009
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 149 (137,663)

Abstract:

pay, Delaware, credence, shareholder, public, executive compensation, SEC, Securities and Exchange Commission, disclosure, regulation, rulemaking, administrative agency, congress, legislation, business, corporation, corporate governance, politics, political, search firm, consultant, managers

6.

Delaware's Global Threat

Journal of Corporation Law (Forthcoming), Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2586452
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2015
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 100 (176,370)

Abstract:

globalization, corporate law, corporations, Delaware, litigation, arbitration, alternative dispute resolution, securities, governance, capital, court of chancery, courts, regulatory competition, reputation, shareholder, international arbitration

7.

The Under-Examination of In-House Counsel

Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, Vol. 11, 2009 , Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1577879
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 28 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2010
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 78 (253,360)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, corporations, securities law, regulation, legal profession, general counsel, in-house counsel, business, regulation, corporate, indepedence

8.

Corporate Reform as a Credence Service

Journal of Business & Technology Law, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2010, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1577871
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 76 (261,118)

Abstract:

Corporate governance, corporations, securities law, regulation, legal profession, general counsel, in-house counsel, business, regulation, corporate, indepedence

9.

Picking Friends from the Crowd: Amicus Participation as Political Symbolism

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2009, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1367801
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
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Abstract:

politics, amicus, briefs, supreme court, constitution, civil rights, interest groups, courts, stakeholders, legitimacy, institutions, justices

10.

The Corporate Immune System: Governance from the Inside Out

University of Illinois Law Review, Forthcoming, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2263552
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 May 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2013
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 67 (221,560)

Abstract:

corporate law, corporate governance, corporations, business, Dodd-Frank, executive compensation, general counsel, compliance, risk, directors, immune system, organization, new governance, operations, Delaware, SEC

11.

For-Profits and the Market Paradox

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 48, No. 2, 2013, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2282868
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2013
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 56 (239,051)

Abstract:

higher education, college, market, for-profit, proprietary, financial aid, higher education act, information asymmetries

12.

Muted Deterrence: The Enhanced Attribution of Tort Liability to U.S. Higher Education Institutions for Student Safety

Torts Law Journal (Australia), Vol. 22, p. 75, 2014, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 2491280
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Sep 2014
Omari Scott Simmons
Wake Forest University School of Law
Downloads 45 (308,673)

Abstract:

deterrence, safety, university, college, campus, tort, crime, assault