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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

In The Press

Purdue Pharma Responds to Wave of Opioids Litigation by Filing for Bankruptcy. What Happens Now?


Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in Time about the consequences of Purdue Pharma filing for bankruptcy in their settlement regarding the opioid crisis.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

In The Press

Religious Crusaders at the Supreme Court’s Gates — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL


Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

In The Press

America’s Long History of Resisting Self-Service — A Commentary by A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


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

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

In The Press

Green Beret Fights to Sue Military Doctors

MedPage Today

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene R. Fidell is quoted in MedPage Today about the limits of a Supreme Court case that bars active-duty service members from suing the government for negligence.

Monday, September 9, 2019

In The Press

The Meritocrat Who Wants to Unwind the Meritocracy

The New York Times

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 is interviewed in The New York Times about his new book The Meritocracy Trap: How America’s Foundational Myth Feeds Inequality, Dismantles the Middle Class and Devours the Elite.

Monday, September 9, 2019

In The Press

Are The U.S. And China Headed For A Cold War?

NPR / Morning Edition

Visiting Lecturer in Law Susan A. Thornton is quoted on National Public Radio’s Morning Edition about the future of U.S. relations with China.

"For Yale Law School to acknowledge that fighting for the rights of our most marginalized and vulnerable populations has merit in the midst of great national turmoil concerning these very issues and communities, it feels like justice to me.””

Carmela Castellano-Garcia

Class of 1991