TITLE

POLITICAL CONTRIBUTION--First National Bank of Boston v. Bellotti--Another Hurdle for Shareholder Protection

AUTHOR(S)
Dykstra, Daniel D.
PUB. DATE
January 1979
SOURCE
Journal of Corporation Law;Winter79, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p460
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling which held that banks and business corporations could use corporate funds to publicize their views on a referendum proposal to permit a personal income tax. Details of the case; Fiduciary duty of directors and political contributions; Constitutional protection of corporate rights to free speech.
ACCESSION #
6040916

 

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