Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Hear Ye, Hear Ye! First Amendment Clinics Trending at Law Schools

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an article about the growing number of First Amendment clinics at law schools across the country.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019


MFIA To Host Conference on Accountability and the Trump Presidency

The Media Freedom and Information Access (MFIA) Clinic at Yale Law School will host its annual Access and Accountability Conference on October 4–5, 2019.

Thursday, August 1, 2019


Nikolas Guggenberger Named Executive Director of Information Society Project

The Information Society Project (ISP) at Yale Law School has announced the appointment of Nikolas Guggenberger as its new Executive Director.

Monday, July 22, 2019


Balkin Receives Funding from Knight Foundation to Study Digital Public Sphere

Jack Balkin, Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment and Director of the Information Society Project at Yale Law School, will receive $2 million from the Knight Foundation to launch a new ISP initiative.

Friday, May 10, 2019


Crisis Point? High Stakes in Trump’s Showdown with Congress

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in an article about whether the country is in a constitutional crisis. 

Monday, April 8, 2019


Yale law group steps up to defend NancyonNorwalk—A Commentary by Leah Ferentinos

Leah Ferentinos is an Associate Research Scholar at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019


WIII Releases Report on International Intermediary Liability Issues

The Wikimedia/Yale Law School Initiative on Intermediaries and Information (WIII) at Yale Law School has released a comprehensive report synthesizing key insights from intermediary liability and online speech and expression experts in Europe and the United States.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019


MFIA Files Amicus Brief in SCOTUS Gerrymandering Case

The Media Freedom and Information Access (MFIA) Clinic recently filed an amicus brief opposing partisan gerrymandering on the grounds that it violates the First Amendment.

Friday, March 8, 2019


MFIA Clinic Files Amicus Brief on Behalf of 17 Major Media Organizations

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) at Yale Law School filed an amicus brief in the case Anonymous v. Anonymous on behalf of a coalition of 17 major media organizations.

Thursday, March 7, 2019


MFIA Boot Camp Trains Lawyers and Journalists on the Freedom of Information Act

The annual Freedom of Information Act boot camp was held by the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) in February.

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