Anita I. Anand

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

J.R. Kimber Chair in Investor Protection and Corporate Governance

78 Queen's Park

Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5

Canada

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Is the Dutch Auction IPO a Good Idea?

Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Sep 2005
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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IPO, auction, bookbuilding, shareholders, Google

Is the Dutch Auction IPO a Good Idea?

Stanford Journal of Law, Business and Finance, Forthcoming, Yale Law & Economics Research Paper No. 320
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Nov 2005
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

IPO, auction, bookbuilding, shareholders, Google

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An Analysis of Enabling vs. Mandatory Corporate Governance Structures Post Sarbanes-Oxley

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 31, No. 1, p. 229-252, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 May 2005
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Citation 4

Abstract:

Corporate, governance, mandatory, voluntary

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Voluntary Adoption of Corporate Governance Mechanisms

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Anita I. Anand, Frank Milne and Lynnette D. Purda
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Queen's University - Department of Economics and Queen's School of Business
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Abstract:

corporate governance, voluntary, mandatory, Sarbanes-Oxley

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The Allocation of Profits between Related Entities and the Oppression Remedy: An Analysis of Ford Motor Co. V. Omers

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 127-167, 2004-2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Mar 2006
Anita I. Anand and Kim Brooks
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Abstract:

Transfer pricing, intangibles, oppression remedy, arm's length, fiduciary duties

Inefficiency and Path Dependency in Canada's Securities Regulatory System: Towards a Reform Agenda

Canadian Business Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Apr 2005
Anita I. Anand and Peter Klein
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Finance Area
Downloads 276 (91,410)

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Efficiency, path dependency, convergence, passport, harmonization, regulation

Inefficiency and Path Dependency in Canada's Securities Regulatory System: Towards a Reform Agenda

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 72 (278,494)

Abstract:

Efficiency, path dependency, passport, convergence, securities regime, Canada

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Private Regulation of Insider Trading in the Shadow of Lax Public Enforcement: Evidence from Canadian Firms

Harvard Business Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2013, 2nd Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper, U of Michigan Law & Economics, Olin Working Paper No. 07-019
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2015
Laura Nyantung Beny and Anita I. Anand
University of Michigan Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

insider trading, private regulation, public enforcement, securities laws, optional corporate rules, extra-territorial effect of U.S. laws

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Shareholder Isolation and the Regulation of Auditors

University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol. 54, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 25 Nov 2003
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 277 (88,073)
Citation 1

Abstract:

auditors, shareholders, rights, election, monitoring, corporation

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Monitoring to Reduce Agency Costs: Examining the Behavior of Independent and Non-Independent Boards

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Feb 2010
Anita I. Anand, Frank Milne and Lynnette D. Purda
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Queen's University - Department of Economics and Queen's School of Business
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Why is this Taking so Long? The Move Towards a National Securities Regulator

University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol. 60, No. 2, April 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Anita I. Anand and Andrew James Green
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Is Systemic Risk Relevant to Securities Regulation?

University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol. 60, p. 941, 2010
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 23 Oct 2010
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 226 (101,218)

Abstract:

Systemic Risk, Securities, Regulation

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The Efficiency of Direct Public Offerings

Journal of Small & Emerging Business Law, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2003
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Oct 2003
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 214 (110,283)
Citation 2

Abstract:

offerings, underwriter, efficiency

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Rules v. Principles as Approaches to Financial Market Regulation

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 49, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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An Empirical Examination of the Governance Choices of Income Trusts

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 29 Apr 2008
Anita I. Anand and Edward Iacobucci
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

corporate governance, choice, income trust, empirical

An Empirical Examination of the Governance Choices of Income Trusts

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 147-176, 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Anita I. Anand and Edward Iacobucci
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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An Empirical Analysis of Advance Notice Provisions in Corporate Bylaws: Evidence from Canada

International Review of Law and Economics, 2017, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Nov 2016
Anita I. Anand and Michele Dathan
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
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The Prevalence of Advance Notice Provisions in Corporate Bylaws

Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2662688
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2015
Anita I. Anand and Michele Dathan
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management
Downloads 57 (315,711)

Abstract:

bylaws, corporate, advance notice provisions

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The Value of Governance

Rotman International Journal of Pension Management, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 26 Sep 2013
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 118 (139,157)

Abstract:

Corporate Governance, Firm Value, Good Governance, Governance Impact, Pension Fund

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The Role of Underwriters in Nontraditional Offerings: Empirical Evidence

Queen's Univ. Law & Economics Paper No. 2005-05
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jan 2005
Anita I. Anand and Lewis D. Johnson
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Queen's School of Business
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Abstract:

Offerings, securities, underwriter, public

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Institutional Design and the New Systemic Risk in Banking Crises

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 May 2014
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto
Downloads 92 (166,676)

Abstract:

systemic risk; financial institutions

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Regulating Issuer Bids: The Case of the Dutch Auction

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 45, No. 1, 2000
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 May 2008
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Diversity on Boards

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
Anita I. Anand and Vijay M. Jog
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Carleton University - Eric Sprott School of Business
Downloads 77 (151,849)

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Boards of Directors, Corporate Governance, Diversity, Women, Visible Minorities

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Weather, Leather, and the Obligation to Disclose: Kerr v. Danier Leather Inc. (c)

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 4, p. 727, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Fairness at What Price? An Analysis of the Regulation of Going-Private Transactions in Osc Policy 9.1

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 43, No. 1, 1998
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 May 2008
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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A Comment on 'Internet-Based Securities Offerings by Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Attractions and Challenges'

Canadian Business Law Journal, Vol. 35, p. 274, 2001
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Visible Minorities in the Multiracial State: When are Preferential Policies Justifiable?

Dalhousie Law Journal, Vol. 21, p. 92, 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Jul 2008
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Weather, Leather, and the Obligation to Disclose: Kerr V. Danier Leather Inc.

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 4, pp. 727-742, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Mary Condon and Anita I. Anand
York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Flexibility vs. Certainty: The Law Relating to Arrangements after BCE

(2009) 48:2 Canadian Business Law Journal 174-189.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Oct 2013
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Securities Law in the Internet Age: Is 'Regulating by Analogy' the Right Approach?

(2001) 27 Queen’s Law Journal 129-160,
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 May 2013
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Securities regulation, paper-based, Internet

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Crash Landing: Comment on Airline Industry Revitalization Co. v. Air Canada

Queen's Law Journal, Vol. 25, pp. 659-677, 2000
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 May 2013
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Shareholder Rights, Statutory Interpretation

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Large Law Firms and Capture: Towards a Nuanced Understanding of Self-Regulation

(2015) 92 The Canadian Bar Review, 485-505
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jun 2015
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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The Deductibility of Damages Received Under Disability Plans: Sylvester v. British Columbia

(1997) 31:2 University of British Columbia Law Review 353-361
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Jul 2013
Anita I. Anand and Gita Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Miller Thomson LLP
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The Trouble with Securities Indices

Posted: 29 Aug 2017
Anita I. Anand and Adriana Z Robertson
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Securities; Indices; S&P

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Voluntary Corporate Governance, Proportionate Regulation and Small Firms: Evidence from Venture Issuers

Forthcoming December 2017. Canadian Business Law Journal
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Mar 2017
Anita I. Anand, Wayne Charles and Lynnette D. Purda
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law, Queen's School of Business and Queen's School of Business
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Abstract:

ventures, Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX)

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Coordination and Monitoring in Changes of Control: The Controversial Role of 'Wolf Packs' in Capital Markets

Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 34/2017
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Jan 2017
Anita I. Anand and Andrew Mihalik
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto
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Abstract:

shareholders, wolf, pack, proxy, takeover, corporation

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Offloading the Burden of Being Public: An Analysis of Multi-Voting Share Structures

Virginia Law & Business Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Feb 2016
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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The Future of Poison Pills in Canada: Are Takeover Bid Reforms Needed?

C.D. Howe Institute ebrief 219
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 31 Oct 2015
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

Innovation and Business Growth

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Is Crowdfunding Bad for Investors?

(2014) 55 Canadian Business Law Journal 215-229
Posted: 08 May 2015
Anita I. Anand
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Reform of the Audit Process and the Role of the Shareholder Voice: Transatlantic Perspectives

European Business Organization Law Review, 5:2, pp. 223-292, 2004
Posted: 02 Apr 2005
Anita I. Anand and Niamh Moloney
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and London School of Economics - Law Department

Abstract:

Shareholder voice, Shareholder isolation, Shareholder democracy, Enron, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Audit process, Audit reform, corporate governance, Investor confidence, disclosure

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Reform of the Audit Process and the Role of Shareholder Voice: Transatlantic Perspectives

European Business Organization Law Review, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2004
Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Anita I. Anand and Niamh Moloney
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and London School of Economics - Law Department

Abstract:

Shareholder voice, shareholder isolation, shareholder democracy, Enron, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, audit process, audit reform, corporate governance, investor confidence, disclosure