Yale Law School Today

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.

Wednesday, August 17, 2022


New students, shown leaving Sterling Law Building, were welcomed to campus at convocation Aug. 16, the first day of new student orientation for the class of 2025 and incoming graduate students.

October 27 Thursday
October 28 Friday

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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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Saturday, August 13, 2022


In The Press

Don’t Blast Trump for Pleading the Fifth — 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.

Friday, August 12, 2022


In The Press

Yale Law School Extends Full-Tuition, Need-Based Scholarships to 53 Students

Law.com

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken is interviewed about the Hurst Horizon Scholarship Program.

Thursday, August 11, 2022


In The Press

‘The Greatest Talker of His Time’

The Atlantic

Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law Justin Driver reviews “Democratic Justice: Felix Frankfurter, the Supreme Court, and the Making of the Liberal Establishment” by Brad Snyder ’99.

Thursday, August 11, 2022


In The Press

Alito’s Call to Arms to Secure Religious Liberty — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, August 11, 2022


In The Press

What Can Cities Do When Bad Gun Laws Are Hurting the Economy — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Fredrick Vars ’99

Los Angeles Times

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

Thursday, August 11, 2022


In The Press

Is the Rent Too Damn High?

City Journal

Professor of Law David N. Schleicher joins a panel on the housing market in New York City.

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