Abdallah S. Kamel Center for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization
The Abdallah S. Kamel Center for the Study of Islamic Law and Civilization at Yale Law School brings prominent scholars of Islam to the Yale campus for public lectures, seminar discussions, visiting fellowships, and visiting professorships.
The second in a series of three lectures by Noah Feldman ’97, Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard, on forms Islamic constitutionalism might take will focus on the Muslim Brotherhood. The third lecture will take place at the same time on Wednesday, September 27.
Fred P. Phillips IV ‘90 is the Chief Executive Officer of Innovative Card Systems, which is a financial technology company that has developed technology to link debit cards to both cash and securities, thereby transforming securities into digital currencies to pay for card transactions. Since his YLS graduation, Fred has had a wide-ranging career in government (clerked on the Ninth Circuit and worked in the Honors Program of the U.S. Department of Justice), in private practice, in business (at ABN AMRO Bank and at The Carlyle Group), and as a fintech entrepreneur. He has served on the boards of over a dozen companies, including those that now have multi-billion-dollar market caps.