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us: Landis, James M. (James McCauley), 1899-1964


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  • Fuller Name

    • James McCauley
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18990925
    • Death Date

        19640730
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Securities and Exchange Commission
        • Affiliation Start: 1934
        • Affiliation End: 1937
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Federal Trade Commission
        • Affiliation Start: 1933
        • Affiliation End: 1934
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Harvard Law School
        • Affiliation Start: 1938
        • Affiliation End: 1946
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Office of Civilian Defense
        • Affiliation Start: 1941
        • Affiliation End: 1943
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Law teachers
          (lcsh) College teachers
            (lcsh) Authors
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Landis, James McCauley, 1899-1964
        • Sources

          • found: Frankfurter, F. Power of Congress over procedure in criminal contempts in "inferior" federal courts, 1924.
          • found: O'Brien, Justin (Peter Justin). The triumph, tragedy and lost legacy of James M. Landis, 2014: dust jacket (James M. Landis; scholar, administrator, advocate, and political adviser; known for his contribution to the creation of the modern system of market regulation in the USA; he drafted the statute which was to become the foundation for securities regulation in the US; his career collapsed following the revelation that he had failed to be tax for a five year period in the 1950s)
          • found: English language Wikipedia website, February 13, 2015 (James McCauley Landis (September 25, 1899-July 30, 1964); served as a member of the Federal Trade Commission (1933-1934), as a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission (1934-1937), and as chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (1935-1937); dean of the Harvard Law School from 1938 to 1946; served as regional director of the U.S. Office of Civilian Defense (1941-1942) and then as its national director (1942-1943))
          • found: OCLC database, February 13, 2015 (usage: James M. Landis)
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          • 1980-08-19: new
          • 2015-02-14: revised
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