Afra Afsharipour

University of California, Davis - School of Law

Professor of Law

Martin Luther King, Jr. Hall

Davis, CA CA 95616-5201

United States

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

The Promise and Challenges of India's Corporate Governance Reforms

Indian Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 1, No. 1, p. 33, 2010 , UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 223
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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corporate governance, India, Clause 49, Satyam

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Corporate Governance Convergence: Lessons from the Indian Experience

Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2009, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 181
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2009
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, Clause 49, Corporate Governance, Convergence, Listing Agreement

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A Brief Overview of Corporate Governance Reforms in India

Conference Board Director Notes No. DN-020, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 258
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2014
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Corporate Governance, India, Clause 49, Voluntary Guidelines, Companies Bill, Satyam

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Rising Multinationals: Law and the Evolution of Outbound Acquisitions by Indian Companies

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 44, p. 1029, 2011, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 228
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 19 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, cross border mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, outbound acquisitions, corporate governance

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The Emergence of New Corporate Social Responsibility Regimes in China and India

UC Davis Business Law Journal, Vol. 14, p. 175 (2014) , UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 386
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Afra Afsharipour and Shruti Rana
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Indiana University Bloomington - School of Global and International Studies
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Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, India, China

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Transforming the Allocation of Deal Risk Through Reverse Termination Fees

Vanderbilt Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 5, p. 1163, 2010, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 210
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 15 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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mergers, acquisitions, contract design, reverse termination fee, breakup fee, strategic

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Directors as Trustees of the Nation? India’s Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility Reform Efforts

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 34, No. 4, 2011, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 261
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2011
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Clause 49

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Paying to Break Up: The Metamorphosis of Reverse Termination Fees

UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 191
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 05 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2009
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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mergers, acquisitions, reverse termination fee, breakup fee, strategic

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Outbound Mergers and Acquisitions by Indian Firms

The Conference Board, Director Notes No. DN-V3N10
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Jun 2011
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, cross border mergers and acquisitions, takeovers, outbound acquisitions, Companies Act

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Legal Transplants in the Law of the Deal: M&A Agreements in India

Research Handbook on Mergers and Acquisitions, Elgar Publishing, S. Davidoff Solomon & C. Hill, eds., Forthcoming, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 469
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, mergers, acquisitions, M&A, legal transplants, merger agreement, deal contracts

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The Advent of the LLP in India

Research Handbook on Partnerships, LLCs and Alternative Forms of Business Organizations (Robert W. Hillman and Mark J. Loewenstein eds.) (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015, Forthcoming), UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 408
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2014
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, LLP, Limited Liability Partnership

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Corporate Social Responsibility in India

The Conference Board Director Notes No. DN-V6N14 (August 2014), UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 399
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Nov 2014
Afra Afsharipour and Shruti Rana
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Indiana University Bloomington - School of Global and International Studies
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Empowering Ourselves: The Role of Women's NGOs in the Enforcement of the Women's Convention

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 99, No. 1, 1999
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Jun 2009
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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CEDAW, Women's Convention, Bangladesh, NGOs

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Corporate Governance and the Indian Private Equity Model

National Law School of India Review, Volume 27, Issue 1, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 484
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 24 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2016
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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corporate governance, india, private equity

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A Shareholders’ Put Option: Counteracting the Acquirer Overpayment Problem

96 Minnesota Law Review 1018 (2012), UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 303
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 14 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2012
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Bidder, Overpayment, Acquisitions, Mergers

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The One Woman Director Mandate: History and Trajectory

Corporate Governance in India: Change and Continuity (ed. Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs) (Oxford University Press, Forthcoming), UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 472
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 20 May 2016
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, Women, Board of Directors, Quota, Board Diversity,

17.

Deal Structure and Minority Shareholders

Forthcoming, Chapter in Comparative Takeover Regulation: Global and Asian Perspectives, Cambridge University Press 2017
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Dec 2016
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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takeovers, reverse triangular merger, scheme of arrangement, minority shareholders, comparative takeover regulation

18.

Redefining Corporate Purpose: An International Perspective

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 40, 2017
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Dec 2016
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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Corporate Purpose, India, CSR, Benefit Corporations, corporate social responsibility

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Reevaluating Shareholder Voting Rights in M&A Transactions

Oklahoma Law Review, Vol. 70, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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mergers, acquisitions, bidder, overpayment, shareholder voting

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Incorporating 'Business' in Business Law Classes

U.C. Davis Business Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Jun 2009
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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transactional skills, law school teaching

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Integrating the Financial Crisis in the Business Associations Course: Benefits and Pitfalls

Journal of Business and Technology Law, Vol. 5, pp. 5-21, 2010, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 209
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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legal education, law teaching, financial crisis

22.

Enhanced Scrutiny on the Buy-Side

Georgia Law Review, Vol. 53, 2019
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Mar 2019
Afra Afsharipour and J. Travis Laster
University of California, Davis - School of Law and Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware
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Mergers, Acquisitions, Enhanced Scrutiny, Bidder, Overpayment, Shareholder Voting

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Corporate Social Responsibility and the Corporate Board: Assessing the Indian Experiment

In Jean J. du Plessis, Umakanth Varottil & Jeroen Veldman (eds.) Globalisation of Corporate Social Responsibility and its Impact on Corporate Governance (Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2018)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 Mar 2019
Afra Afsharipour
University of California, Davis - School of Law
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India, Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, Sustainability, Corporate Governance