Faculty Scholarship

The faculty members of Arizona Law are among the most influential legal scholars in the world. Our faculty routinely produce powerful and provocative scholarship, from shaping legal debate on water policy and ethics, to conducting research that identifies and solves important real-world challenges like jury bias and internet censorship.

2008

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The Lead Plaintiff Provisions of the PSLRA after a Decade, or “Look What's Happened to My Baby”, 61 Vand. L. Rev. 543 (2008).

    Available at: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1075267

2004

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    File Early, Then Free Ride: How Delaware Law (Mis)Shapes Shareholder Class Actions, 57 Vand. L. Rev. 1797 (2004) (with Lawrence J. White), reprinted in 856 PLI/LIT 179 (April 2011).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Some Thoughts on an Agenda for the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, 53 Duke L.J. 491 (2004).

2003

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems (5th ed. 2003) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman & Alan R. Palmiter).

2002

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems: Supplement 2002 (4th ed. Supp. 2002) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman & Alan R. Palmiter).

2001

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems: Supplement 2001 (4th ed. Supp. 2001) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman & Alan R. Palmiter).

Articles

2000

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems: Supplement 2000 (4th ed. Supp. 2000) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman & Lawrence A. Cunningham).

Other Writings

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Declaration in Support of Lead Plaintiff New York City Pension Funds' Objection to Lead Counsel's Request for Attorneys' Fees, In re Cendant Corp. Securities Litigation (No. Civ. 98-1664, D. N.J.) (May 26, 2000).

    Available at:

1999

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems: Supplement 1999 (4th ed. Supp. 1999) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman).

1998

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems (4th ed. 1998) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman, Lewis D. Solomon & Donald E. Schwartz).

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Enter Yossarian: How to Resolve the Procedural Catch-22 that the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act Creates, 76 Wash. U. L.Q. 457 (1998) (co-author, with Janet E. Moser).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    United States v. O'Hagan: Pragmatism Returns to the Law of Insider Trading, 23 J. Corp. L. 395 (1998).

1997

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Teaching Accounting and Valuation in the Basic Corporation Law Course, 19 Cardozo L. Rev. 679 (1997).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Comment: The Impact to Date of the Lead Plaintiff Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, 39 Ariz. L. Rev. 561 (1997).

1996

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems: Supplement 1996 (3d ed. Supp. 1996) (co-author, with Jeffrey D. Bauman).

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Some Further Thoughts on Gustafson v. Alloyd Co., 65 U. Cinn. L. Rev. 137 (1996).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Securities Class-Action Lawsuits: A Descriptive Study, 38 Ariz. L. Rev. 491 (1996) (co-author, with Willard T. Carleton & Michael S. Weisbach).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The New Securities Fraud Pleading Requirement: Speed Bump or Road Block? 38 Ariz. L. Rev. 675 (1996).

1995

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Let the Money Do the Monitoring: How Institutional Investors Can Reduce Agency Costs in Securities Class Actions, 104 Yale L.J. 2053 (1995) (co-author, with John S. Beckerman), reprinted in 37 Corp. Prac. Commentator 433 (1995) and in 28 Sec. L. Rev. 279 (1996).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Securities Act Section 12(2) After Gustafson v. Alloyd, Inc.: What Questions Remain? 50 Bus. Law. 1209 (1995).

1994

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems (3d ed. 1994) (co-author, with Lewis D. Solomon & Jeffrey D. Bauman).

1992

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Corporations, Law and Policy: Materials and Problems (2d ed. Supp. 1992) (co-author, with Lewis D. Solomon & Jeffrey D. Bauman).

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The Courts Have It Right: Securities Act Section 12(2) Applies Only to Public Offerings, 48 Bus. Law. 1 (1992).

1991

Articles in Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The Board of Directors, Management, and Corporate Takeovers: Opportunities and Pitfalls, in The Battle for Corporate Control: Shareholder Rights, Stakeholder Interests and Managerial Responsibilities 35 (Arnold Sametz ed., 1991).

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Whose Rules Should Govern Takeovers: Delaware's, the ALI's or Martin Lipton's? 33 Ariz. L. Rev. 761 (1991).

1990

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    What Lawyers Do When the Emperor Has No Clothes: Evaluating CTS Corporation v. Dynamics of America and Its Progeny, 78 Geo. L.J. 1655 (Part I), 79 Geo. L.J. 211 (Part II) (1990).

1988

Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Effective Boards of Directors: The Key to Corporate Accountability (Mimeo. 1988).

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    A Proposal for a Federal Takeover Law, 9 Cardozo L. Rev. 1699 (1988).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    A Response to Professor Fox, 76 Cal. L. Rev. 1047 (1988) (co-author, with Lawrence J. White).

1987

Articles in Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Comment [on Taxes and Takeovers], in Knights, Raiders, and Targets: The Impact of the Hostile Takeover 360 (John C. Coffee et al. eds., 1987).

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Introduction (Symposium on Corporate Governance), 8 Cardozo L. Rev. 657 (1987).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Of Econometries and Indeterminacy: A Study of Investors’ Reactions to “Changes” in Corporate Law, 75 Cal. L. Rev. 551 (1987) (co-author, with Lawrence J. White).

1984

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Economic Analysis, Corporate Law, and the ALI Corporate Governance Project, 70 Cornell L. Rev. 1 (1984), reprinted in 27 Corp. Prac. Commentator 523 (1986).

1983

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Balancing Interests in Cash-Out Mergers: The Promise of Weinberger v. UOP, Inc., 8 Del. J. Corp. L. 1 (1983).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The Law of Take Out Mergers: Weinberger v. UOP, Inc. Ushers in Phase Six, 4 Cardozo L. Rev. 245 (1983), reprinted in 26 Corp. Prac. Commentator 84 (1984).

1982

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Defensive Responses to Tender Offers and the Williams Act's Prohibition Against Manipulation, 35 Vand. L. Rev. 1087 (1982), reprinted in 26 Corp. Prac. Commentator 377 (1984).

1981

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    The Law of Take Out Mergers: A Historical Perspective, 56 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 624 (1981).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Social Regulation of Business Activity: Reforming the Corporate Governance System to Resolve an Institutional Impasse, 28 UCLA L. Rev. 343 (1981).

1979

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Disclosure and Corporate Accountability, 34 Bus. Law. 575 (1979).

Other Writings

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Naijar Decision Confirms Delaware's Concern for Minority Stockholders, Nat'l L.J. 20 (Oct. 1, 1979).

1978

Articles in Books

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Governance, Disclosure and Corporate Legitimacy, in Running the American Corporation 58 (William R. Dill ed., 1978).

Other Writings

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Disclosure Approach for Directors, ____ Harv. Bus. Rev. ____ (Jan. - Feb. 1978) (co-author, with Donald E. Schwartz).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    On Ethical Investing, Sierra 11 (May 1978), abridged version reprinted in N.Y. Times, July 30, 1978, at 24.

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Disclosure Responsibilities of Business: A Legal Perspective, in Disclosure Responsibilities of Business ___ (Council of Better Business Bureaus, 1978).

1977

Articles

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Using Disclosure to Activate the Board of Directors, 41 Law & Contemp. Probs. 63 (1977) (co-author, with Donald E. Schwartz), updated version republished in Corporations at the Crossroads: Governance and Reform 109 (Deborah A. DeMott ed., 1979).

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    An Assessment of the SEC Shareholder Proposal Rule, 65 Geo. L.J. 635 (1977) (co-author, with Donald E. Schwartz).

1975

Other Writings

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Is Selling Technology to the Soviets Dangerous? (Ideas for Action), ____ Harv. Bus. Rev. ____ (Jan. - Feb. 1975) (co-author, with J.B.Oliver).

1974

Other Writings

  • Weiss, Elliott, 

    Proxy Voting on Social Issues: A Growth Industry, ____ Bus. & Soc'y Rev. ____ (Autumn 1974).