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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

In The Press

Wall Street Profits by Putting Investors in the Slow Lane—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82 and David Swensen

The New York Times

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School and David Swensen is the chief investment officer of Yale University.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

In The Press

Three New Books Discuss How to Confront and Reform Racist Policing

The New York Times

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares and Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler are mentioned in a book review of “Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment” in which they have an essay.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

In The Press

As Nation Listens, Nury Embraces Role

New Haven Independent

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in a story about a woman who has been given sanctuary in a New Haven church after being ordered to leave the country by ICE.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

In The Press

A legal fight over New York City dog-sitters highlights a bigger problem in America

Yahoo Finance

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in an article about regulation and the sharing economy.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

In The Press

Climate Change Is About to Remake the Insurance Industry


Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Dan Kahan is quoted in an article about the effect of climate change on the insurance industry.

Monday, July 24, 2017

In The Press

Firing Mueller? Pardoning cronies? Trump could get away with that and more if Congress doesn't act.—A Commentary by Paul W. Kahn ’80

The Los Angeles Times

Paul W. Kahn is Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities, and Director of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 24, 2017

In The Press

Deported Army Veteran Gains U.S. Citizenship, Reunited With Family

New Haven Register

A report on a noncitizen veteran who had been deported to his native Italy has been allowed back in the U.S. Arnold Giammarco was represented by students and faculty with the Veterans Legal Services Clinic.

We, as lawyers, can be builders too. We can use our tools to build a society in which every member of the new generation can celebrate her graduation –not only with joy but with well-founded hope for the future.”

Professor Anne L. Alstott

Class of 1987, 2013 Commencement Address