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    Is Every Agent A Fiduciary?

    In common parlance, a fiduciary is someone you can trust.  The word itself is related to the Latin word, fidere, meaning to trust.  We name our dogs "Fido" because dogs are trustworthy companions.  For example, a dog named Hachiko (忠犬ハチ公) faithfully...

    Restatement (Third) of Agency, Corporate Governance, Agent, Civil Code, fiduciary, Section 2295, Section 2322

    Should Corporate Law Preserve The Honor Of Salmon Or Fairness To Meinhard?

    Should corporate law be concerned with the sinner or the sinned against?  In the venerable case of Meinhard v. Salmon, 249 N.Y. 458, 464 (1928), Benjamin Cardozo penned these now famous lines:

    Meinhard v. Salmon, Pederson v. Owen, Schoff v. Clough, Corporate Governance, Benjamin Cardozo, fiduciary, Section 310

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