April 24, 2017

SETH BARRETT TILLMAN: Business Transactions and President Trump’s “Emoluments Problem.” “Recently, it has been argued that the term ’emoluments’—as used in the Constitution’s Foreign Emoluments Clause and Presidential Emoluments Clause —reaches any pecuniary advantage, benefit, or profit arising in connection with business transactions for value. There is good reason to doubt the correctness of this position.”