Yale Law School Today

Friday, July 29, 2022


In The Press

Why Yale Law’s Dean Says Eliminating Tuition for Students in Need Benefits the Legal Profession

ABC News

Dean Heather K. Gerken and Rakim H. D. Brooks ’16 discuss the impact of the Hurst Horizon Scholarship Program, which eliminates tuition for students with the greatest financial need.

Sunday, July 24, 2022


In The Press

Why Is U.S. Infrastructure So Costly—and What Can We Do About It?

Wall Street Journal

Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15 was interviewed about why American infrastructure projects are so costly.

Monday, August 8, 2022


Wednesday, August 3, 2022


Tuesday, July 26, 2022


Participants around a table for SELA 2022

Professor Daniel Markovits ’00 (center) was among the Law School faculty and students who attended the Seminar in Latin America on Constitutional and Political Theory in Santiago, Chile.

October 27 Thursday
October 28 Friday

Event

Tech Law & the Humanities Symposium

10:00AM
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April 20 Thursday

Event

26th Annual Liman Colloquium

(All day)
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April 21 Friday

Event

26th Annual Liman Colloquium

(All day)
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Monday, August 8, 2022


In The Press

The Humanitarian Paradox: When Do We Fight, Why Do We Fight?

Responsible Statecraft

Professor of Law Aslı Ü. Bâli ’99 discusses the problems with U.S. intervention and why restraint is needed to preserve America’s credibility in human rights.

Thursday, August 4, 2022


In The Press

This Arthritis Drug Deserves Its Aggressive Patent Protection — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, August 4, 2022


In The Press

Top Experts Raise Questions Regarding Legal Basis of Zawahiri Strike

Just Security

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Professor Oona Hathaway ’97, Adil Haque ’05 and Stephen Pomper ’93 access the legal basis for the U.S. airstrike that killed top al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Friday, July 29, 2022


In The Press

Why Yale Law’s Dean Says Eliminating Tuition for Students in Need Benefits the Legal Profession

ABC News

Dean Heather K. Gerken and Rakim H. D. Brooks ’16 discuss the impact of the Hurst Horizon Scholarship Program, which eliminates tuition for students with the greatest financial need.

Thursday, July 28, 2022


In The Press

Here’s How States Can Empower Citizens to Help Combat Gun Violence — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Fredrick Vars ’99

The Washington Post

Ian Ayres ’86 is the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Professor at Yale Law School and a Professor at Yale’s School of Management.

Wednesday, July 27, 2022


In The Press

How West Virginia v. EPA Changed the Administrative State — A Commentary by E. Donald Elliott ’74

The Spectator

E. Donald Elliott ’74 is Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

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