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Shareholder Rights Clinic

  • HLS Shareholder Rights Clinic contributes to governance reforms in S&P 500 companies

    April 18, 2012

    A new HLS clinic, in its first year of operation, has already contributed to significant governance reforms in numerous S&P 500 companies. The Harvard Law School Shareholder Rights Project (SRP) is a clinical program at Harvard Law School through which faculty and students assist public pension funds and charitable organizations to improve corporate governance at publicly traded companies in which they are shareowners.

  • Professor Hal Scott

    Scott in WSJ: The Alternative to Shareholder Class Actions

    April 3, 2012

    "The Alternative to Shareholder Class Actions," an op-ed by Harvard Law School Professor Hal Scott and Leslie N. Silverman, appeared in the Apr. 1 edition of The Wall Street Journal.