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B.Com (Madras), LL.B. (Bharathiyar, India), LL.M. (Western Ontario), Ph.D. (Osgoode Hall Law School), Professional Company Secretary (India)
Admitted to Karnataka Bar Council, Bangalore, India (1987)
P.M. Vasudev, who joined the University of Ottawa in January 2011, specializes in business law. With his record as a corporate lawyer of longstanding in Bangalore, India, Vasudev brings rich professional experience to teaching. Prior to joining the University of Ottawa, Vasudev was Senior Lecturer in Commercial Law at The University of Auckland Business School, New Zealand.
P.M. Vasudev is an active researcher, and research interests include:
Corporate governance, and the business corporation as a socioeconomic institution
- Securities markets
- Credit derivatives and financial engineering
- Institutional engineering
- Regulation, deregulation, and reregulation
- History including legal history
- Philosophy, including the philosophy of economic pursuits
- Business, the state, and public regulation
Expressions of interest for graduate research work in these areas are welcome.
P.M. Vasudev has presented papers at academic conferences in the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. His writings have appeared in leading journals including Journal of Business Law, McGill Law Journal, Banking & Finance Law Review, Journal of Corporation Law and American Journal of Legal History.