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All about EOTs and PPTs: The Weekend Newsletter, Vol. 7
This week we cover EOTs: the basics, proposed legislation, and everything in between
This week is all about Employee Ownership Trusts (EOTs) and Perpetual Purpose Trusts (PPTs):
What We’ve Been Reading (And Watching!)
Still wondering what exactly an EOT is? Check out this article from UK law firm Shoosmiths
What We’ve Been Writing
Megan discusses why now is the time for the introduction of EOTs in Canada
Patagonia has transitioned to a PPT, and Reid analyzes the variety of motivations that could be at play
On May 23rd the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Ford Foundation are hosting an in-person event highlighting how employee ownership and participation can help impoverished and middle-class workers
Sign up for the webinar option of the Fasken Institute’s free presentation on Canada’s proposed EOT legislation
In Case You Missed It
Still curious what perpetual purpose trusts are all about? Check out Dr. Hand’s rundown here.
The Employee Ownership + Workplace Democracy Research Cluster (EO+WD) is sponsored by the Dedman College Interdisciplinary Institute (DCII) at Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas (DTX).