Monday, January 4, 2021


Professor Balkin Edits Book on Obergefell v. Hodges

In a new book edited by Professor Jack Balkin, legal scholars rewrite the Supreme Court’s landmark gay rights decision in Obergefell v. Hodges.

Tuesday, December 15, 2020


ISP Launches Digital Future White Paper Series

The Information Society Project (ISP) at Yale Law School announced the launch of its Digital Future White Paper Series, which will highlight novel challenges for regulation, inviting participation by academics, researchers, technologists and legal practitioners.

Monday, July 13, 2020


Trump keeps focus elsewhere as COVID-19 cases continue steep climb

YLS clinical lecturer and executive director of the Information Society Project Nikolas Guggenberger is quoted in the Boston Globe about President Trump’s messaging around the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020


MFIA Clinic Receives $200,000 Contribution from Craig Newmark Philanthropies

A grant from Craig Newmark Philanthropies will help advance the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic’s core mission of defending the rights of journalists and promoting transparency.

Monday, June 8, 2020


ISP and Abrams Institute Call for Protections for Protestors and the Press

A statement from the Information Society Project and the Floyd Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression.

Friday, May 29, 2020


Twitter helped make Trump president. Now they’re at war

YLS clinical lecturer and Executive Director of the Information Society Project Nikolas Guggenberger is quoted in a Boston Globe article about President Trump’s relationship with Twitter.

Thursday, May 28, 2020


Trump move could scrap or weaken law that protects social media companies

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack M. Balkin is quoted in a Reuters article about President Trump’s attempt to regulate social media.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020


Trump threatens Twitter over fact checks: What’s next?

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in an Associated Press story about President Trump’s threat to regulate social media.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020


Twitter becomes Trump’s latest enemy after it tags his claims as false

Executive Director of the Information Society Project Nikolas Guggenberger is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about President Trump’s threat to regulate social media.

Monday, April 6, 2020


Judge Permits MFIA Clinic First Amendment Case to Proceed

A federal judge in New York has ordered a First Amendment lawsuit filed by Yale’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) against President Donald Trump to proceed into discovery.

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