Elliott J.
Weiss
Charles E. Ares Professor Emeritus of Law
Office Number: 
244

Biographical Information

Complete List of Publications

Education

LL.B
Yale Law School
1964

Order of the Coif, Note and Comment Editor of the Yale Law Journal

B.A.
Dartmouth College
1961

Graduated cum laude.

Admitted to Practice

New York
California (inactive)

Work Experience

Charles E. Ares Professor of Law
University of Arizona College of Law, Tucson, AZ
1992 - Present
Professor of Law
University of Arizona College of Law
1991 - 1992
Visiting Professor
U.C.L.A. School of Law, Los Angeles, CA
1987
Visiting Professor
Cornell Law School, Ithaca, NY
1983 - 1984
Professor
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, New York, NY
1979 - 1992
Visiting Professor
New York University School of Law, New York, NY
1980 - 1981
Associate Professor
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, New York, NY
1977 - 1979
Writer-In-Residence
The Conservation Foundation, Washington, DC (research supported by a grant from the Ford Foundation)
1976 - 1977
Executive Director
Investor Responsibility Research Center, Washington, D.C.
1972 - 1976
Acting Director
Policy Planning Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.
1972
Assistant Director, Regional Legal Advisor, and Attorney-Advisor
U.S. Agency for International Development, Islamabad, Pakistan and Washington, D.C.
1967 - 1972
Associate
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York, NY
1965 - 1967
Law Clerk
Judge Walter Pope, U.S. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)
1964 - 1965

Organizations

American Law Institute
Member
1983 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Corporation Law Committee
1978 - 1992
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Corporation Law Committee
Member
1978 - 1981
American Bar Association, Committee on Securities Regulation, Sub-Committee on Proxy Solicitations and Tender Offers
Member
1977 - Present

Public & Institutional Service

National Adjudicatory Council, NASD-Regulation, Review Subcommittee
1998 - 2002 (Also Member, Review Subcommittee, 1998 - 2004)
Of counsel to Objector, pro se, to award of fees to plaintiffs&#146; attorneys in connection with settlement of <I>In re Banctec, Inc. Shareholders Litigation</I>, C.A. 17092, Delaware Court of Chancery
2000
Objector, pro se, to award of fees to plaintiffs&#146; attorneys in connection with settlement of <I>Steiner v. CalMat Co.</I>, C.A. 16783, and related cases, Delaware Court of Chancery
1999
Consultant, Office of the General Counsel, Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, DC.
1997 - 1998
Board of Advisors, Columbia University Center for Law and Economic Studies
1975 - 1987
Consultant, The Ford Foundation
1978
Rapporteur, ALI-ABA Regional Symposium on the Structure and Governance of Corporations
1978
Member, Advisory Committee on Corporate Disclosure, Securities and Exchange Commssion
1976 - 1977
Rapporteur, Corporation and Society Seminar, Aspen Institute
1976