המרכז האקדמי למשפט ולעסקים

ד"ר דב סולומון

Dr. Dov Solomon is an Associate Professor of Law (Israeli Senior Lecturer) and the Head of the LLM Program at the College of Law and Business (CLB). He has been a Visiting Scholar both at the Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance (2017) and at the University of Michigan Law School (2009-2010). Prior to joining the CLB faculty, he served as the Director of the Center for Commercial Law at Bar-Ilan University (2007-2009). He earned his PhD in law (direct track of study, 2008), MBA in finance (magna cum laude, 2002), and LLB (summa cum laude, ranked first in a class of 247 students, 2001) from Bar-Ilan University.

Dr. Solomon’s research areas include corporate law, securities law, securitization, commercial law and secured transactions. His current researches focus on dual-class capital structures, shareholder voting rights, and corporate undercapitalization. Among other awards, he has received the Israel Junior Law Faculty Prize for Excellence in Research, the CLB Presidential Prize for Excellence in Teaching, the University of Michigan Grotius Research Fellowship, the Wolf Foundation Award for Excellence in Research, and the Israeli Parliament (“Knesset”) Distinction Award.

Dr. Solomon serves as a member of the International Committee of the Israeli Directors Union. He has given legal counseling to the Israeli Ministry of Justice, the Israel Securities Authority (ISA), and the Israeli Committee on Regulation of Securitization.

 

Among his publications in English:

The Voice: The Minority Shareholder's Perspective, 17 Nevada Law Journal 739 (2017).

From the Great Depression to the Great Recession: On the Failures of Regulation in the Mortgage Market, 42 Journal of Legislation 162 (2016).

Intellectual Property Securitization, 33 Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal 125 (2015) (with Miriam Bitton).

The Rise of a Giant: Securitization and the Global Financial Crisis, 49 American Business Law Journal 859 (2012).

Non-Recourse, No Down Payment and the Mortgage Meltdown: Lessons from Undercapitalization, 16 Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law 529 (2011) (with Odelia Minnes). 

 

Among his publications in Hebrew:

The Economic Division and Bankruptcy: Time to Integrate, 47 Hebrew University Law Review (forthcoming 2018) (with Odelia Minnes)

Rational Apathy of Shareholders: How to Awaken Investors from Their Sleep?, 39 Tel Aviv University Law Review 317 (2016). This article was awarded the 2015 Israel Junior Law Faculty Prize for excellence in research.

Institutional Activism, in Markets, Law and Politics: On Corporate Social Responsibility 113 (Ofer Sitbon & Ronit Donyets-Kedar eds., 2017)

Securitization of Intellectual Property Rights, in Interdisciplinary Analyses of Intellectual Property Law 435 (Miriam Marcowitz-Bitton & Lior Zemer eds., 2015).

Non-Recourse Mortgage, 14(4) Real Estate 85 (2015).

The Effects of Securitization on Unsecured Creditors – A Question of Classification, 25 Bar-Ilan Law Studies 361 (2009).

Among his Op-Eds:

Snap IPO is problematic for corporate governance, Globes (2017).

Do Not be Afraid of Securitization, TheMarker (2015).



דואר אלקטרוני:
solomon@clb.ac.il

פקולטה למשפטים