This is a brief and informal discussion of some issues related to corporate criminal liability arising in recent cases. It expands on my remarks in connection with the University of Maryland School of Law's Roundtable on the Criminalization of Corporate Law, drawing on my recent commentary on this subject, primarily on my weblog.
Law and Economics
Date of this Version
Larry E. Ribstein, "Perils of Criminalizing Agency Costs" (July 2006). University of Illinois Law and Economics Working Papers. Working Paper 65.