Deborah DeMott

Duke University School of Law

David F. Cavers Professor of Law

210 Science Drive

Box 90362

Durham, NC 27708

United States

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1.

Breach of Fiduciary Duty: On Justifiable Expectations of Loyalty and Their Consequences

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 48, 2006, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 113
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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The Discrete Roles of General Counsel

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 74, December 2005, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 79
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Sep 2005
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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general counsel, role, business law

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When is a Principal Charged with an Agent's Knowledge?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Oct 2003
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Guests at the Table?: Independent Directors in Family-Influenced Public Companies

Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 165
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 31 Aug 2007
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Guests at the Table?: Independent Directors in Family-Influenced Public Companies

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2008, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 165
Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law

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Shareholders as Principals

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 26 Jun 2001
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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6.

Corporate Officers as Agents

Washington and Lee Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2017-18
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 02 Feb 2017
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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corporate officer, agency, business judgment rule, fiduciary

7.

The Texture of Loyalty

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE POST-ENRON - COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVES, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 2005, Duke Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 64
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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corporate governance, fiduciary duties, director's duties

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Inside the Corporate Veil: The Character and Consequences of Executives' Duties

Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 19, 2006, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Jul 2006
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Disloyal Agents

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 58, No. 4, Spring 2007, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 146
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Transatlantic Perspectives on Partnership Law: Risk and Instability

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Dec 2001
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Liability of Asset Managers (Introduction)

Danny Busch & Deborah A. DeMott, eds. Liability of Asset Managers (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 May 2012 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2014
Danny Busch and Deborah DeMott
Radboud University Nijmegen - Institute for Financial Law (IFR) and Duke University School of Law
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Culpable Participation in Fiduciary Breach

Forthcoming in Research Handbook on Fiduciary Law (D. Gordon Smith & Andrew S. Gold, Eds., Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-57
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Sep 2016
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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accessory, aiding and abetting, fiduciary, tortious or wrongful interference with contract

13.

Fiduciary Principles in Agency Law

Forthcoming in Evan J. Criddle, Paul B. Miller and Robert H. Sitkoff, Eds., the Oxford Handbook of Fiduciary Law (New York: Oxford University Press 2018), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2018-18
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Feb 2018
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Agency law, Fiduciary Relationships, Fiduciary Duties,

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Agency Law in Cyberspace

Duke Science, Technology & Innovation Paper No. 7, Australian Law Journal, Vol. 80, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Irrevocable Proxies

Australian Law Journal, Vol. 82, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 206
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Forum-Selection Bylaws Refracted Through an Agency Lens

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 57, 2015, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2015-2
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2015
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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bylaws, contract, forum selection

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Fiduciary Contours: Perspectives on Mutual Funds and Private Funds

Research Handbook on Mutual Funds (William A. Birdthistle & John D. Morley eds., Edward Elgar Pub.) (2016 Forthcoming), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2016-38
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2016
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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The Contours and Composition of Agency Doctrine: Perspectives from History and Theory on Inherent Agency Power

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2014, No. 5 (Oct. 2014 Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 27 Aug 2014
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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agency, apparent authority, inherent agency power

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Ratification: Useful but Uneven

European Journal of Private Law, Vol. 17, No. 6, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Sep 2009
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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ratification doctrince, agency, consent, fairness, unauthorized agent

20.

The Domains of Loyalty: Relationships Between Fiduciary Obligation and Intrinsic Motivation

William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2021-01
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Jan 2021
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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fiduciary, duty of loyalty, intrinsic motivation, trust

21.

The First Restatement of Agency: What Was the Agenda?

Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 149, Southern Illinois University Law Journal, Vol. 32, 2007
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Mar 2007
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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The Fiduciary Character of Agency and the Interpretation of Instructions

Forthcoming in Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law (Andrew S. Gold & Paul B. Miller Eds. Oxford Univ. Press 2014)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Agency, authority, interpretation, fiduciary, revocation

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Agency in the Alternatives: Common-Law Perspectives on Binding the Firm

Forthcoming in Research Handbook on Partnerships, LLCs and Alternative Forms of Business Organizations (Robert W. Hillman & Mark J. Loewenstein, Eds.)(Edward Elgar 2015)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Sep 2014
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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agency, partnerships, LLCs, apparent authority, actual authority, agency power

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Agency by Analogy: A Comment on Odious Debt

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 70, 2007, Duke Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 154
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Apr 2007
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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Accessory Disloyalty: Comparative Perspectives on Substantial Assistance to Fiduciary Breach

Forthcoming in Equity, Trusts and Commerce (Paul S. Davies & James E. Penner eds. Hart Publishing)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Aug 2016
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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fiduciary, accessory, aiding and abetting

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Fiduciary Duties on the Temporal Edges of Agency Relationships

Arthur B. Laby & Jacob Hall Russell, eds., Fiduciary Obligations in Business (Cambridge Univ. Press, Forthcoming), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2019-85
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Dec 2019
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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agency, formation, termination, de facto officer, fiduciary duty, competition, brokers, lawyers, irrevocable power

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Rogue Brokers and the Limits of Agency Law

Forthcoming in Cambridge Handbook of Investor Protection (Arthur B. Laby, ed.), Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2021-29
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2021
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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agency, brokers, investment advisers, rogues

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Looking Beyond the Easel: Artists' Contexts and Resale Payment

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy, Vol. 27, No. 1, 2020, Duke Law School Public Law & Legal Theory Series No. 2020-11
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Mar 2020
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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visual artists, resale and royalty rights, feminist theory

29.

The Figure in the Landscape: A Comparative Sketch of Directors' Self-Interested Transactions

Posted: 15 Sep 1999
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law

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A Revised Prospectus for a Third Restatement of Agency

U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol. 31, pp. 1035-1063, 1998
Posted: 17 Feb 1999
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law

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Organizational Incentives to Care About the Law

Law and Contemporary Problems, Vol. 60, No. 3, Autumn 1997 [Published: December 1998]
Posted: 26 Jan 1999
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law

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Agency Principles and Large Block Shareholders

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 19, No. 2 (1997) (Symposium on the Essays of Warren Buffett).
Posted: 02 May 1997
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law

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Whistleblowers: Implications for Corporate Governance

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 98, 2021
Number of pages: 18
Deborah DeMott
Duke University School of Law
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