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Professor Paul Vaaler, John and Bruce Mooty Chair in Law and Business, was quoted in the Star Tribune about one of the largest shareholders in Anoka-based Vista Outdoor voting against selling its…

Professor Paul Vaaler was quoted by the Star Tribune from testimony he provided in the Feeding Our Future federal fraud investigation. Attorneys for one of the defendants questioned Prof. Vaaler about his…

Professor Paul Vaaler was quoted in the Star Tribune about a lawsuit filed against a Minnesota frozen-pop maker. JonnyPops advertises simple, real, and fresh ingredients, which a…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed by CNBC about a judge’s order to block a Jet Blue Airlines purchase of Spirit Airlines could leave Spirit with an uncertain future and in turn…

Professor Paul Vaaler co-authored an opinion piece in The Conversation discussing the economic costs of the Russian military interventions including the Ukraine invasion. “By conservative…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed by the Star Tribune about the SEC's recent ruling that some 3M employees bribed Chinese government officials in an attempt to secure contracts.…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed by CCO Morning News with Vineeta Sawkar on the Target Corporation's decision to pull Pride Month merchandise in certain locations due to employees…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed on WCCO News to discuss the current state of inflation. Commenting on the matter, Professor Vaaler shared, "I see a lot of really positive things. For example, we…

Professor Paul Vaaler was quoted in a Star Tribune article discussing Caribou Coffee's announcement that they looking to expand their business via franchises. Commenting on the strategy,…

Professor Paul Vaaler was quoted by the Star Tribune in an article covering the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to side with the owners of the Mall of America in case regarding a vacant retail…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed on CBS Minnesota in regards to the recent fall of SVB, and how may impact banking as a whole. When asked whether smaller banks are less safe than bigger banks, Prof…

Professor Paul Vaaler was interviewed on WCCO and KARE11 on the recent collapses of Silicon Valley and Signature Banks. The commonality between the two, Professor Vaaler explained, was that…