DaimlerChrysler Corp. v. Cuno and the Constitutionality of State Tax Incentives for Economic Development

By Kristin Hickman
March 04, 2006
In October 2005, legal scholars, economists, and other experts gathered in Minneapolis at an event co-sponsored by the University of Minnesota Law School and the Federalist Society’s Tax Subcommittee and Minneapolis Lawyer’s Chapter to discuss issues raised by DaimlerChrysler Corp. v. Cuno, on which the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on March 1, 2006. Essays written in conjunction with this symposium are forthcoming shortly in the Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy. The following summarizes Cuno’s background and some of the topics discussed in Minneapolis....