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Should Corporations Have Constitutional Rights?
What will happen if the constitution is amended so that corporations are no longer
"persons" with constitutional rights?
Five legal experts explored this important issue:
Professor David Yosifon, SCU Law School, moderator
Professor Adam Winkler, UCLA Law School,
Professor Thomas Joo, UC Davis Law School,
David Cobb, Executive Committee, Move to Amend
John Bonifaz, President, Free Speech for People
About the speakers:
Mr. Bonifaz is an experienced public interest litigator and advocate. He is a recipient of a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship.
Mr. Cobb is a lawyer, political activist, and former political candidate. He is a Principal of the Program on Corporations, Law and Democracy.
Professor Joo specializes in Corporations Law and serves on the Legal Advisory Board to Free Speech for People.
Professor Winkler specializes in Constitutional Law. He is currently writing a book on constitutional rights for corporations, and has spoken on that topic.
Professor Yosifon teaches Business Law and related subjects and has published regarding corporate governance and social responsibility.
Sponsored by Human Agenda and Santa Clara County-Move to Amend, scc-mta.org
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