Winter 2015 Faculty Activities

Bruce Ackerman


A Third Founding: Part One—The Twentieth Century Achievement, BALKINIZATION, May 20, 2014

A Third Founding: Part Two—Fidelity or Betrayal?, BALKINIZATION, May 22, 2014

De-Schooling Constitutional Law, 123 YALE L.J. 3104, June 2014

How Nancy Pelosi Can Force Congress to Vote on the War Against ISIS, HUFFINGTON POST, Oct. 3, 2014

How Congress Cut and Ran on Syria, POLITICO, Sept. 23, 2014

Obama’s Betrayal of the Constitution, N.Y. TIMES, Sept. 12, 2014

Europe Needs to Provide for Its Own Defense, L.A. TIMES, Sept. 9, 2014

CIA v. Senate: The Constitution Demands Action, L.A. TIMES, Aug. 6, 2014

• America’s Tragic Turn in Germany and Japan, HUFFINGTON POST, July 15, 2014 (German translation: July 23, 2014; Japanese translation: July 24, 2014; Chinese translation: July 25, 2014)

Dishonest Abe (with Tokujin Matsudaira), FOREIGN POLICY, June 24, 2014

Obama Should Not Let Europe Slip Away, WASH. POST, May 30, 2014

Dr. King Showed Faith in Government, PHILA. INQUIRER, May 11, 2014

Was Martin Luther King Wrong?, L.A. TIMES, Apr. 28, 2014

Muneer I. Ahmad

Lectures And Addresses

• “The Citizenship of Others,” Fordham Law School,
Sept. 20, 2013

• “The Legal Responsibility of the U.N. for the Introduction of Cholera Into Haiti,” U.S. Congressional Staff Briefing, Washington, DC, Oct. 18, 2013

• “Standards of Responsibility for International Organizations: The Case of Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic,” International Law Weekend, 92nd Annual Meeting of the American Branch of the International Law Association, New York, NY, Oct. 26, 2013

• “Administrative Reform Alternatives to Comprehensive Immigration Reform,” Immigration Law Professors Workshop, University of California, Irvine School of Law, May 23, 2014

• “The Inarticulate Moment,” YLS Commencement,
May 19, 2014


The Citizenship of Others, 82 FORDHAM L. REV. 2041 (2014)

Other Professional Highlights

• Argued on behalf of international law scholar and practitioner amici curiae in Georges v. United Nations (case against United Nations for negligently introducing cholera into Haiti) in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Oct. 23, 2014

• Supervised students arguing Thiersaint v. Commissioner of Correction (regarding retroactive application of ineffective assistance of counsel case, Padilla v. Kentucky, under the Connecticut Constitution) in Connecticut Supreme Court,
May 29, 2014

• With Professor Michael Wishnie, accepted Community Service Award from South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut on behalf of Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, Oct. 28, 2014

Jack M. Balkin

Lectures And Addresses

• “A Decalogue of Influences,” Conference on People of the Book, DePaul Law School, Chicago, IL, Apr. 3, 2014

• “Can Robots Judge?,” We Robot Conference, University of Miami Law School, Miami, FL, Apr. 5, 2014

• “Must We Be Faithful to Original Meaning?,” American Philosophical Association, Pacific Division, San Diego, CA, Apr. 18, 2014

• “Why the American Political System is Dysfunctional,” Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris 2), Paris, May 15, 2014

• Institute Michel Villey Lecture on Jurisprudence, “Constitutional Interpretation and Change In the United States,” Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris 2), Paris, May 19, 2014

• “New Techniques of Speech Regulation and Surveillance,” Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, May 27, 2014

• “Freedom of Speech and New Technologies,” Brown University Conference on Freedom of Expression, Providence, RI, June 2, 2014

• “Civil Liberties in the National Surveillance State,” SEALS Conference, Amelia Island, FL, Aug. 4, 2014


Old School/New School Speech Regulation, 127 HARV. L. REV. 2296 (2014)

Why Are Americans Originalist?, in LAW, SOCIETY AND COMMUNITY: SOCIO-LEGAL ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF ROGER COTTERRELL (David Schiff & Richard Nobles eds., Ashgate Publishing, 2014)

The Last Days of Disco: Why the American Political System is Dysfunctional, 94 B.U. L. REV. 1159 (2014)

Robert A. Burt

Professional Highlights

• Appointed Visiting Senior Research Scientist, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, academic year 2014–15

Guido Calabresi

Lectures And Addresses

• Delivered Convocation Address, Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, UT,
April 25, 2014

• Spoke at the April Advisory Board Meeting of the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, and presented the Simeon E. Baldwin Award to Eugene W. Landy, The Century Association, New York, NY, April 29, 2014

• Spoke at the presentation of the book QUELL’AUTUNNO DEI PICCOLI FIUMI (THAT FALL OF THE SMALL RIVERS) by Giovanni Finzi-Contini, Library UBIK, Pisa, Italy,
May 7, 2014

• Presided at Opening Session of the National Congress SISDiC (The Italian Society of Civil Law), and commented on the papers there presented, Naples, Italy, May 8, 2014

• Participated in the Aspen Seminars for Leaders, Aspen Institute Italia, and spoke at the Seminar Governare la complessità del sistema Paese: sfide, priorità e scelte per l’Italia, “Governing the Complexity of the Country System: Challenges, Priorities and Choices for Italy,” Venice, Italy, May 9–11, 2014

• Spoke at Presentation of the book SENZA CATTEDRA (WITHOUT A CHAIR) by Patrizia Guarnieri, Oblate Library, Florence, Italy, May 15, 2014

• Delivered dedication of new law building at Quinnipiac University School of Law Center, North Haven Campus, Oct. 1, 2014


‘We Imagine the Past to Remember the Future’—Between Law, Economics, and Justice in Our Era and According to Maimonides, 26 YALE J. L. & HUMAN. 135 (Winter 2014)

Of Tastes and Values (Coase Medal Address), 16 AM.
L. & ECON. REV. 2 (Fall 2014)

• A Broader View of the Cathedral: The Significance of the Liability Rule, Correcting a Misapprehension, 77 LAW & CONTEMP. PROBS. 1 (2014)

Other Professional Highlights

• Recipient of 2014 Columbus Prize, Rotary Club of
East Florence, Italy, Oct. 12, 2014

Amy Chua

Lectures And Addresses

• “The Triple Package,” TEDx Talk, UMass, Amherst,
Apr. 27, 2014

• Keynote Speaker, Asian Pacific Heritage Month, The Federal Reserve Bank of New York, New York City,
May 6, 2014

• “The Rise and Fall of Cultural Groups in America,” Wachtell, Lipton, New York City, May 16, 2014

• “Creating Triple Package Sub-Communities and Renewing Urban America,” HOPE Conference 2014, Simmons College, Louisville, KY, June 14, 2015

• Keynote Speaker, Philippine Chinese American
Medical Association (PCAMA) Annual Gala, Flushing, NY, June 22, 2014

• “The Triple Package,” Fire Island Synagogue,
July 26, 2014

• “Raising the Next Generation,” panel with Madeline Levine, BDT & Company Global Summit, Chicago,
Sept. 16, 2014

• “What Really Determines—and Defines—Success,” Keynote Speaker, SSATB Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, Sept. 19, 2014

• “Reflections of the Tiger Mother: Combining the Best of East and West,” Pebble Beach Arts & Ideas Festival, Carmel, CA, Sept. 27, 2014

Other Professional Highlights

• 2015 Community Service Award, Philippine Chinese American Medical Association (PCAMA), Flushing, NY, June 22, 2014

Dennis E. Curtis

Lectures And Addresses

• Keynote Speaker (with Judith Resnik), “Seeing the Novelty and Vulnerability of Democratic Courts,” Connecticut Supreme Court Historical Society Annual Meeting, New Haven, CT, April 29, 2014

• Speaker (with Judith Resnik), “The Novelty and Vulnerability of Democratic Courts,” Federal Judges Association Eighth Quadrennial, Washington, DC,
May 6, 2014

• Co-session leader on Constitutional Constraints on the Power to Punish, Global Constitutionalism 2014, part of the Gruber Program for Global Justice and Women’s Rights, Yale Law School, September 20, 2014 (with Kate Stith, Nancy Gertner & Sabio Cassese)

Other Professional Highlights

• Appointed to serve as a member of the Book
Award Committee for the Order of the Coif Biennial Book Award

Drew S. Days III

Lectures And Addresses

• Panelist, “Pacifism and American Civil Rights,” Lillian Goldman Law Library, New Haven, CT, Oct. 14, 2014

Fiona M. Doherty

Lectures And Addresses

• “Terrorist Trials in the Twenty First Century,” Yale Law School Association of New York City

• “The Power to Make People Good: Standard Conditions of Probation and the Enforcement of Rehabilitation,” Prison Law and Policy Roundtable, UCLA School of Law

Other Professional Highlights

• 2013–2014 Yale Provost’s Teaching Prize Recipient

• Board member, Focus Forward Project, a reentry initiative for federal prisoners

Robert C. Ellickson

Lectures And Addresses

• La table ronde: Le contrôle des loyers (Round Table on Rent Control), Sorbonne Etudes et Recherche en Droit de l’Environment, de l’Aménagement, de l’Urbanisme et du Tourisme, Université Paris 1 Law School—Panthéon-Sorbonne, Oct. 16, 2014


4th ed. 2014) (with Carol M. Rose & Henry E. Smith)

The Affirmative Duties of Property Owners: An Essay for Tom Merrill, 3 BRIGHAM-KANNER PROPERTY RIGHTS CONFERENCE JOURNAL 43–70 (2014)

William N. Eskridge Jr.

Lectures And Addresses

• “Original Meaning and Marriage Equality,” Frankel Lecture, University of Houston School of Law,
Houston, TX, Oct. 31, 2014

• “Marriage Equality—Institutional Dialogue,”
Alumni Weekend Panel, Yale Law School,
New Haven, CT, Oct. 25, 2014

• “From Outlaws to In-Laws—Rights for LGBT Persons,” Keynote Address, Stonewall Bar Association, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 16, 2014

• “Law and the Production of Deceit,” Keynote Address, University of Alabama School of Law, Conference on Law and Lies, Tuscaloosa, AL, Oct. 10, 2014

• “The Supreme Court, 2013 Term,” Round-Up Presentation, ABA Litigation Section, Nashville, TN, Sept. 20, 2014

• “Religious Freedom or License to Discriminate?,” Plenary Session Chair, as well as “Statutory Protections for Transgender Persons,” both at Lavender Law,
New York, NY, Aug. 22, 2014

• “Marriage Equality’s Cinderella Moment,” Yale Law School Alumni Association, Pasadena, June 21, 2014, and New Brunswick, NJ, Sept. 10, 2014

• “Rules of Statutory Interpretation and Dilemmas for Legislative Drafting,” International Conference on Legislative Drafting, Washington, DC, June 5, 2014


• CASES AND MATERIALS ON LEGISLATION AND REGULATION (5th Edition of the Eskridge & Frickey Legislation Casebook, West 2014) (with Elizabeth Garrett &
James Brudney)

(West 2014) (with Abbe Gluck & Victoria Nourse)

Congressional Overrides of Supreme Court Statutory Interpretation Decisions, 1967–2011, 92 TEXAS L. REV. 1317 (2014) (with Matthew Christiansen)

Other Professional Highlights

• Honored Lawyer for Lesbian and Gay Rights, Stonewall Bar Association, Atlanta, Oct. 16, 2014

Daniel C. Esty

Lectures And Addresses

• “Regions as Drivers in the Transition to Renewable Energy,” World Summit of Regions for Climate, Paris, France, Oct. 10, 2014

• “Clean Energy Finance in the 21st Century,” Inter-American Development Bank Conference on National Development Banks and Climate Finance, Washington, DC, Oct. 7, 2014

• “Implementing a Forward-Looking Sustainability Agenda,” Financial Times Sustainability Summit, London, England, Oct. 2, 2014

• “Toward a 21st Century Approach to Climate Change,” Keynote Address, Rising Seas Summit, New York, NY, Sept. 25, 2014

• “Sub-National Leadership and Innovation,” Climate Week, New York, NY, Sept. 22, 2014

• “The Road to Paris: Could Business Unlock Progress
in Climate Policy?,” Corporate Eco Forum Webinar, Sept. 9, 2014

• “Smart Environmental Strategies,” Keynote Address, Australian Davos Connection Leadership Forum, Hamilton Island, Australia, Aug. 15, 2014

• “Toward a 21st Century Model of Environmental Protection,” Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia, Aug. 11, 2014

• “Business and Policy: Where Do We Go from Here?” Corporate Eco Forum, Middleburg, VA, June 17, 2014

• “Green Banks at the Regional Level,” Pocantico
Clean Economy Leadership Exchange, Tarrytown, NY, June 9, 2014

• “In Search of Better Sustainability Metrics,” Ethical Investor Conference, New Haven, CT, Apr. 19, 2014

• “Regional Energy Planning,” Yale Climate and Energy Institute 5th Annual Conference, New Haven, CT,
Apr. 17, 2014

• “The Effectiveness of International Law in Greening the Economy,” American Society of International Law Conference, Washington, DC, Apr. 12, 2014


Economic Integration and Environmental Protection, in THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT: INSTITUTIONS, LAW, AND POLICY, 4th edition (Regina S. Axelrod & Stacy D. VanDeveer eds.) Washington, DC (CQ Press, 2014)

Sustainability: Bridging the Sustainability Gap (with David Lubin), MIT SLOAN MANAGEMENT REVIEW (Summer 2014)

Development: Mobilize Citizens to Track Sustainability (with Angel Hsu, Omar Malik & Laura Johnson), NATURE, Mar. 30, 2014

Bottom-Up Climate Fix, N.Y. TIMES, Sept. 22, 2014

How to Make Wall Street Notice Sustainability Leaders, GREENBIZ, Sept. 2, 2014

Owen M. Fiss

Lectures And Addresses

• “Not Yet,” Seminario en Latinoamérica de Teoría Constitucional y Política, Lima, Peru, June 21, 2014

• “The Last Candle,” Introduction to Rachid el-Ghannouchi, Dallah Albaraka Lecture on Islamic Law & Civilization, Sept. 30, 2014


La concentración es un peligro para la democracia, Interview in LA REPÚBLICA (Lima, Peru), June 20, 2014 (in Spanish), available at http://www.larepublica.pe/20-06-2014/la-concentracion-es-un-peligro-para-la-democracia

Other Professional Highlights

• 20 Years of SELA, celebrating the work of Owen Fiss and Robert Burt, Seminario en Latinoamérica de Teoría Constitucional y Política, Lima, Peru, June 19–22, 2014

• Co-director of the Latin American Legal Studies Program (LALS) and the Middle East Legal Studies Seminar (MELSS) at Yale Law School.

• Board member of the Iran Human Rights Documentation Center, New Haven

• Board member of the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project, New York

• Member of Advisory Selection Committee, Fellowship Program, Open Society Institute, New York City

Heather K. Gerken

Lectures And Addresses

• The Childress Lecture, “Federalism and Nationalism: Time for a Détente?,” St. Louis University, Oct. 2014

• Annual Distinguished Lecture, “The Interlocking Gears of Rights and Structure: Why the Critics are Wrong about U.S. v. Windsor,” Boston University Law School, Oct. 2014

• Panelist, Commissioners Meet Critics: The
Presidential Commission on Election Administration, American Political Science Association, Washington, DC, Aug. 2014

• Testimony before the Senate Committee on Rules
and Administration on disclosure, campaign finance, and the DISCLOSE Act, July 2014

• “Suiting Up and Getting into the Game: Why the Most Important Form of State Power Is Inside Federal Regimes,” National Association of Attorneys General Conference, Solicitors General and Appellate Chiefs Conference, Washington, DC, July 2014

• “How to Teach the Socratic Method with a Heart,” What the Best Law Teachers Do Conference, Northwestern Law School, June 2014

• Commissioner Press Conference, “Election Reform, Governing in a Polarized America: A Bipartisan Blueprint to Strengthen Our Democracy,”
Bipartisan Policy Center, The Newseum,
Washington, DC, June 2014

• Testimony before the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration on data collection and election administration, May 2014

• “The Rule of Law,” Justice and the Rule of Law, International Symposium 2014, Istanbul, May 2014

• Looking Forward, “Money and Politics 2030: Toward a New Jurisprudence,” The Brennan Center, May 2014


The Two Trends That Matter for Party Politics, 89 N.Y.U. L. REV. ONLINE 32 (2014) (with Joseph Fishkin)

The Real Problem with Citizens United: Campaign Finance, Dark Money, and Shadow Parties, 97 MARQUETTE L. REV. 904 (2014)

Federalism as the New Nationalism: An Overview, 123 YALE L.J. 1889 (2014)

The Loyal Opposition, 123 YALE L.J. 1958 (2014)

The “Bad News Bears” of Elections, THE HILL, June 4, 2014

The Real Problem with Citizens United, MARQUETTE LAWYER (Summer 2014)

Rerouting the Flow of “Dark Money” into Political Campaigns, WASH. POST (Apr. 3, 2014) (with Wade Gibson & Webb Lyons)

Other Professional Highlights

• Trustee, Princeton University

• Featured in NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL article, This Scholar’s Comfortable in the Classroom, for balancing teaching and research

Abbe R. Gluck

Lectures And Addresses

• “The Law of Medicare and Medicaid at 50,” Introduction and Welcome to the Law of Medicare and Medicaid at 50 Conference, Yale Law School,
New Haven, Nov. 2014

• “50 Years of Health Law as Public Law,” the Law of Medicare and Medicaid at 50 Conference at Yale Law School, New Haven, Nov. 2014

• St. Louis Univ. Law School, Distinguished Lecture in Health Law, “Health Reform in the Court, the Congress and the States: The Twists and Turns of the Nation’s Most Controversial Modern Law,” Oct. 2014

• Statutory Interpretation Spotlight Panel, National Association of Attorneys General Annual State Solicitors General Conference, Washington, DC,
July 2014

• “The New Health Law Federalism,” 2014 Annual
Health Law Professors Conference, San Francisco, CA, June 2014


What 30 Years of Chevron Teach Us About the Rest of Statutory Interpretation, 83 FORDHAM L. REV. 607 (2014)

Statutory Interpretation from the Inside—An Empirical Study of Congressional Drafting, Delegation, and the Canons: Part II, 66 STAN. L. REV. 725 (2014) (with Lisa Bressman)

Our [National] Federalism, 123 YALE L.J. 1996 (2014)

The Law of Medicare and Medicaid at 50, HEALTH AFFAIRS ONLINE, Nov. 2014

Another Hole in the Halbig Verdict, POLITICO MAGAZINE, Aug 10, 2014

What the D.C. Circuit Got Wrong About Obamacare, POLITICO MAGAZINE, July 22, 2014

Henry Hansmann

Lectures And Addresses

• Presented paper on “The Performance of Foundation-Owned Companies” (with Steen Thomsen) at the Institute for Policy Studies, Northwestern University, May 7, 2014

• Presented paper on “Government as Enterprise” at the Amsterdam Center for Law and Economics, University of Amsterdam, May 12, 2014

• Gave lecture on “Creative Destruction as a Challenge for Nonprofits” at the Workshop on Ownership, Regulation, and Creative Destruction, Copenhagen Business School, June 3–4, 2014

• Gave lecture on “Regulatory Dualism” at the European Summer Symposium in Economic Theory, Gerzensee, Switzerland, June 30–July 4, 2014

Oona A. Hathaway

Professional Highlights

• Appointed Special Counsel to the General Counsel for National Security Law, U.S. Department of Defense (on leave from Yale Law School, 2014–2015)

Paul W. Kahn

Lectures & Addresses

• “Finding Ourselves at the Movies,” New York Public Library


Politics and the Necessity of Narrative, SOUNDINGS, Vol. 97 No. 3, p. 349 (2014)

Statutes and Democratic Self-Authorship, 56 WM. & MARY L. REV. 115 (with Kiel R. Brennan-Marquez, 2014)

The White Horse in Plato’s Phaedrus, 67 NEXUS (2014), ISSUE ON THE SCHOOL OF CIVILIZATION (in Dutch)

What Gaza and Ukraine Have in Common, AL JAZEERA AMERICA, July 19, 2014

Neither International Law nor Unilateral Force Will Solve the Crisis in Ukraine and the Middle East,

President Obama Does Not Need Congress to Act Against ISIL, AL JAZEERA AMERICA, Sept. 15, 2014

The Era of Beijing’s Exceptionalism Regarding Human Rights Is Over, AL JAZEERA AMERICA, Oct. 1, 2014

Ebola Scare Revives Post-9/11 Fears, AL JAZEERA AMERICA, Oct. 10, 2014

Harold Hongju Koh

Lectures And Addresses

• “Obama’s Foreign Policy Agenda,” Harvard Club of New York, Apr. 16, 2014

• “The Obama Administration’s Unfinished Human Rights Business,” Carr Center, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Apr. 25, 2014

• “On Law and Globalization,” 2014 Clarendon Law Lectures, Oxford University Faculty of Law, May 6–13, 2014 (forthcoming as a monograph by Oxford University Press)

• “20th Century Law/21st Century Problems,” 2014 Distinguished Lecture, Centre for Criminal Justice and Human Rights, University College, Cork, Ireland

• “The Obama Administration’s Foreign Policy Agenda,” University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, Denver, CO, May 16, 2014

• Remarks at the Swearing-in of Jeffrey A. Meyer as U.S. District Judge, District of Connecticut, New Haven, CT, May 30, 2014

• Panels on Targeted Killing and Cyberconflict, Second Circuit Judicial Conference, June 12, 2014

• “21st Century International Human Rights,” European University Institute, Florence, Italy, June 16–24, 2014 (forthcoming as a monograph by Oxford University Press)

• “21st Century Human Rights: Strategy, Advocacy, Agenda,” 2014 Keynote Lecture; Human Rights Centre, University of Essex; Colchester, UK, June 30, 2014

• “Obama Administration Grand Strategy? National Security Law and Leadership,” Yale Young Global Scholars Program, New Haven, CT, July 31, 2014

• “Ending the Forever War,” NYU Law School International Law Workshop, Sept. 10, 2014

• “Introducing Secretary Clinton,” Legal Services Corporation, 40th Anniversary Celebration, Washington, DC, Sept. 15, 2014

• “Human Rights at Harvard: The ‘School’ and the Program,” Keynote Speech, Harvard Human Rights Program 30th Anniversary, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA, Sept. 19, 2014

• Commentator, “The Foreign State in International Civil Litigation before National Courts,” NYU Law School, Sept. 22, 2014

• “What is Useful International Legal Scholarship?,” Yale Law School, American Constitutional Society Workshop on Progressive Scholarship, Sept. 23, 2014

• “How Should I Live My Life as a Lawyer?,” Yale Law School Career Development Lecture, Sept. 29, 2014

• Commentator, Yale-Duke Foreign Relations Law Roundtable, New Haven, CT, Oct. 3, 2014

• “Why Refugees Need Lawyers,” Immigration and Refugees Integrated Services Reception, New Haven CT, Oct. 2, 2014

• “The Obama Administration’s Unfinished Human Rights Agenda,” 2014 Horace E. Read Memorial Lecture, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Oct. 7, 2014

• “The Haitian Refugee Case,” U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York Speaker Series, Oct. 10, 2014

• “The Extraterritorial Application of U.S. Human Rights Treaties,” Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University Law and Public Affairs, Oct. 20, 2014

• Panel on Extraterritorial Application of Human Rights Law to Surveillance, 25th Annual Legal Advisers’ Meeting, United Nations, NY, NY, Oct. 28, 2014


The Just, Speedy and Inexpensive Determination of Every Action?, 162 PENN. L. REV. 1525 (2014)

Obama’s ISIL Legal Rollout: Bungled, Clearly. But Illegal? Really?, JUST SECURITY, Sept. 29, 2014, available at http://justsecurity.org/15692/obamas-isil-legal-rollout-bungled-clearly-illegal-really/

Ending the Forever War: One Year After President Obama’s NDU Speech, JUST SECURITY, May 23, 2014, available at http://justsecurity.org/10768/harold-koh-forever-war-president-obama-ndu-speech/

Obama Waits for Lawful Way to Fight Islamic State Terrorists, YALE GLOBAL ONLINE, Sept. 4, 2014, available at http://yaleglobal.yale.edu/content/obama-waits-lawful-way-fight-islamic-state-terrorists

The Lawful Way to Fight the Islamic State, POLITICO MAGAZINE, August 29, 2014, available at http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2014/08/the-lawful-way-to-fight-the-islamic-state-110444.html#.VF5JhfTF-84

Other Professional Activities

• Co-Moderator, Inaugural Richard Holbrooke Forum, “Statecraft and Responsibility,” American Academy in Berlin, Berlin, Germany, June 5–8, 2014

• “Authorization of Use of Military Force After Iraq and Afghanistan,” Testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Washington, DC, May 10, 2014

• Honorary LLD degree, University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, May 17, 2014

Issa Kohler-Hausmann


Misdemeanor Justice: Control Without Conviction, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY 119 (2) (2014)

Managerial Justice & Mass Misdemeanors, STANFORD L. REV. 66 (3) (2014)

Other Professional Highlights

• American Sociological Association, Section on Crime, Law & Deviance, James F. Short Jr. Distinguished Article Award awarded every two years for the most distinguished article pertaining to Crime, Law, or Deviance (for AJS paper, Control Without Conviction)

• Law and Society Association Graduate Student Paper Prize 2014, for the graduate paper that best represents outstanding work in law and society research (for AJS paper, Control Without Conviction)

• American Sociological Association, Section on Community and Urban Sociology, Graduate Student Paper Award 2014 (for AJS paper, Control Without Conviction)

• Law and Society Association Article Award 2014, Article award for exceptional scholarship in Socio-Legal Studies (for Stanford Law Review article, Managerial Justice & Mass Misdemeanors)

• Representing clients seeking parole release in New York State and challenging NYPD’s practices regarding Freedom of Information Law requests

• Awarded PhD in Sociology from New York University, Sept. 2014

• Appointed Associate Professor, Sociology Department, Yale University

Douglas A. Kysar

Lectures And Addresses

• Yale School of Management Global Challenges Seminar, “The Grandest Challenge: Global Climate Change,” Oct. 7, 2014


Environmental Law, in THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS AND THE LAW (Eyal Zamir & Doron Teichman eds., Oxford University Press, 2014) (with Adrian Kuenzler)

“Go Ahead Without Us”: Global Climate Change Policy in the Absence of Full Participation, 3 TRANSNATIONAL ENVTL. L. 7 (2014) (with Joanna Dafoe)

Book Review, New Genetics & Society (2014)
(with Zachary Arnold)

Other Professional Highlights

• Symposium proceedings from conference organized in 2012 (Global Climate Change Policy Without the United States: Thinking the Unthinkable) published in TRANSNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

John H. Langbein

Public Service

• Connecticut Commissioner of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws

Lectures And Addresses

• “The Turn to Confession Bargaining in German Criminal Procedure: Causes, Systemic Implications, and Comparisons with American Plea Bargaining,” Institute for Advanced Studies, Berlin, Germany,
June 10, 2014

• “The German Retreat from Truth-Centered Criminal Justice: Causes, Comparisons, Systemic Implications,” Recht im Kontext Seminar, Berlin, Germany, July 7, 2014

• “Privatizing Family Wealth Transfer and Succession in the United States,” Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg, Germany, July 14, 2014

Yair Listokin

Lectures And Addresses

• “When the Corporate Votes Don’t Add Up,” American Law and Economics Association Conference, Chicago, IL, May 2014

• “Bounded Institutions,” American Law and Economics Association Conference, Chicago, IL, May 2014

• “Law and Macroeconomics,” Yale Law School Faculty Workshop, Sept. 8, 2014

• “Law and Macroeconomics,” Stanford Law School,
Law and Economics Seminar, Oct. 2, 2014


The Metric System of State Income Taxes, 72 STATE TAX NOTES 767 (2014)

Taxation and Marriage: A Reappraisal, 67 TAX LAW REVIEW 224 (2014)

• Guest Editorial: Oregon Should Eliminate the Federal-Tax Deduction, THE OREGONIAN, Apr. 13, 2014

Other Professional Highlights

• Elected to the Board of Directors of the American Law and Economics Association

Jonathan R. Macey

Lectures And Addresses

• Invited talk at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on corporate governance, ethics, and culture, May 28, 2014

• “Corporate Political Activity,” National Society of Corporate Secretaries 68th National Conference, Westin Copley Place Hotel, Boston, June 26, 2014

• “Corporate Ethics and Corporate Reputation,” Yale Law School Alumni Association of Boston, June 26, 2014

• Lecture on “Leadership and the Law” to Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) CEO Program: Leading for the Future, Sept. 17, 2014


The Nature and Futility of Regulation by Assimilation, in CORPORATIONS AND CITIZENSHIP, Greg Urban ed., (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014)

Did Fannie and Freddie Recover After the Collapse? Read the Report, NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL (with Logan Beirne), Sept. 8, 2014

Congress Is Stealing Fannie and Freddie, REAL CLEAR MARKETS (with Logan Beirne), May 14, 2014

It’s Perfectly Fine for Herbalife Short-Sellers to Lobby the Government, FORBES.COM, Apr. 24, 2014

• How Argentina’s Default Could Be New York’s Loss: The Commercial Capital Depends on U.S. Courts to Hold Governments to Their Promises, WALL ST. J., Apr. 20, 2014

Other Professional Highlights

• Guest Contributor, Harvard Corporate Governance Blog

• Member, Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) Financial Regulatory Reform Initiative’s Working Group on Capital Markets

• Member, Economic Advisory Board, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)

• Chair, Yale University Advisory Committee on Investor Responsibility

• Member, Yale Committee on Athletics

• Board of Managers, St. Thomas’s Day School

• Board of Directors, Yale Youth Hockey Association

Jerry L. Mashaw

Lectures And Addresses

• “Public Reason as Substance and Procedure,” keynote address, Cambridge Public Law Conference, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England, Sept. 16, 2014

• “Reasoned Administration: The European Union, the United States, and the Project of Democratic Governance,” Global Governance Seminar, European and Global Governance Group, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, Germany, Sept. 24, 2014

• “The Idea of Reason in Administrative Law,” Roundtable Debate, Sciences Po, Paris, France,
Sept. 26, 2014

• “The Lost One Hundred Years of American Administrative Law,” Conference at L’Institut Michel Billey, Paris II Law School, Paris, France, Sept. 29, 2014

• Four lectures in the Global Regulation of Markets Program, Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy:

Lecture 1: “The Invisible Administrative State: The American Administrative State from the Constitution to the Interstate Commerce Commission: 1789–1887,” Oct. 2, 2014;

Lecture 2: “From Progressivism to Deregulation: The Administrative State in the ‘American Century’: 1900–2000,” Oct. 3, 2014;

Lecture 3: “Administrative Accountability and the Role of Reason Giving in American Administrative Law,” Oct. 6, 2014;

Lecture 4: “Contemporary Issues and Controversies
in American Administrative Law and Organization,” Oct. 7, 2014

• “Reasoned Administration: An Approach to Legitimacy in the Administrative State,” University of Girona, Girona, Spain, Oct. 10, 2014

• “Reasoned Administration: The European Union, the United States, and the Project of Democratic Governance,” Law Faculty, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, Oct. 13, 2014

• “Public Reason and Administrative Legitimacy,” Law Faculty, University College London, London, England, Sept. 15, 2014


• ADMINISTRATIVE LAW: THE AMERICAN PUBLIC LAW SYSTEM (7th ed. 2014) (with Merrill, Shane, Magill, Cuellar & Parillo)


Accountability and Time, in Mark Bovens et al., eds., THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY (2014)

Tracey L. Meares

Lectures And Addresses

• “Policing Chicago,” Robert R. McCormick Foundation Lecture, 25th Chicago Humanities Festival, available at http://chicagohumanities.org/events/2013/animal/policing-chicago, Oct. 2013

• “Broken Windows, Neighborhoods, and the Legitimacy of Law Enforcement, or How I Fell In and Out of Love with Zimbardo,” lecture presented at the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement, Oct. 2013

• “Two Different Worlds We Live In,” Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University, Mar. 2014

• “Procedural Justice and Community Justice,” National Community Justice Conference, San Francisco, Apr. 2014


How the Criminal Justice System Educates Citizens, 651 ANNALS AM. ACAD. POL. & SOC. SCI. 159 (2014)

Other Professional Highlights

• Harvard Kennedy School Executive Sessions of Policing

• 2014 AALS Annual Meeting, Crosscutting Program, panelist, “Applying Research Towards Reforming the Criminal Justice Process”

• Member of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission

Noah A. Messing

Lectures And Addresses

• “Telling Your Client’s Story,” Northeastern University School of Law, Sept. 23, 2014

• Moderator and Speaker, “Never Let a Crisis Go to Waste,” Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute, Philadelphia, PA, June 30, 2014

• Yale Law School Faculty Workshop, “Cloud Cover: Daily Pardons, General Pardons, and a Partial Solution to Imprudent and Obsolete Federal Regulation,”
Apr. 14, 2014

Other Professional Highlights

• Co-directed Yale Law School’s Supreme Court Advocacy Clinic (Spring 2014 and Fall 2014)

John D. Morley

Lectures And Addresses

• Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession, “Why Law Firms Collapse: The Fragility of Worker Ownership”

• Colorado Junior Business Law Conference, University of Colorado Law School, “Why Law Firms Collapse: The Fragility of Worker Ownership”


An Empirical Study of Mutual Fund Excessive Fee Litigation: Do the Merits Matter? (with Quinn Curtis), 30 J L. ECON & ORG. 275-305 (2014)

Other Professional Highlights

• Appointed as reporter for the Uniform Law Commission’s Drafting Committee on Divided Trusteeship

Nicholas R. Parrillo

Lectures And Addresses

• Invited Participant, “Opportunities for Law’s Intellectual History,” SUNY Buffalo Law School,
Oct. 10–11, 2014

• Interviewed for “On the Take: Corruption in America,” an episode of the public radio program “Back Story,” Aug. 8, 2014

• “Leviathan and Interpretive Revolution: The Administrative State, the Judiciary, and the Rise of Legislative History, 1890–1950,” Covington & Burling, Washington, DC, May 12, 2014

• Invited Commentator, U.S. Legal History Roundtable, American Bar Foundation, Chicago, IL, May 9, 2014


• ADMINISTRATIVE LAW: THE AMERICAN PUBLIC LAW SYSTEM: CASES AND MATERIALS (7th ed. 2014) (with Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar, M. Elizabeth Magill,
Jerry L. Mashaw, Richard A. Merrill & Peter M. Shane)

Other Professional Highlights

• Awarded the Annual Scholarship Award from the ABA Section on Administrative Law for AGAINST THE PROFIT MOTIVE: THE SALARY REVOLUTION IN AMERICAN GOVERNMENT, 1780–1940

Robert C. Post

Lectures And Addresses

• Lecture on “Electoral Integrity,” in a conference titled “Money in Politics 2030: Towards a New Jurisprudence,” Brennan Center, NYU, May 1, 2014

• “Citizens Divided: A Book Talk with Robert C. Post,” Brennan Center, NYU, June 18, 2014

• “Beyond Citizens United and McCutcheon: What is Next for Campaign Finance Regulation,” Annual Convention of the American Constitution Society, Washington, DC, June 21, 2014

• “Speech: The First Amendment in the Spotlight,” Arts and Ideas Festival, New Haven, CT, June 22, 2014

• “Free Speech and Representative Democracy,” India International Centre, New Delhi, India, July 8, 2014

• “The Access Gap and Legal Education,” at the 40th Anniversary Conference of the Legal Services Foundation, Sept. 15, 2014

• “Can We Restore American Democracy?,” Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities, Bard College, Oct. 10, 2014

• “What Rights do Corporations Have?,” Heritage Foundation, Washington, DC, Oct. 16, 2014



Why Bother with Academic Freedom?, 9 FLORIDA INT’L U. L. REV. 9 (2014)

A Doctor Has Limited First Amendment Rights, N.Y. TIMES, Aug. 20, 2014

Claire Priest

Lectures And Addresses

• Invited featured presenter, American Bar Foundation, United States Legal History Round Table, “Institutional Origins in the United States,” May 9, 2014

• Presented “The Stamp Act and American Institutional and Economic History” at SELA (Seminario en Latinoamérica de Teoría Constitucional y Política), Lima, Peru, June 20, 2014

George L. Priest

Lectures And Addresses

• Hosted the American Enterprise Institute Annual Dinner and Irving Kristol Lecture honoring Eugene F. Fama, Washington, DC

• Served as a commentator on a panel, “Owen Fiss on the Modern Democratic State: Free Speech and Adjudication” at Seminario en Latinoamérica de Teoría Constitucional y Política (SELA), Lima, Peru

• Participated in the American Enterprise Institute Economics Discussion with Jonah Goldberg and Stan Veuger discussing Thomas Piketty’s book, CAPITALISM IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY.

• Presented a paper, “Ronald Coase, Firms and Markets” at the 2014 General Meetings of the Mont Pelerin Society, Hong Kong

• Attended the American Enterprise Institute’s Annual Board of Trustees Retreat, Topridge, NY


Piketty’s Political Hunch, THE AMERICAN, July 5, 2014, available at http://american.com/archive/2014/july/pikettys-analysis-examined

Ronald Coase, Firms and Markets, MAN AND THE ECONOMY, Volume 1, Issue 2 (2014)

W. Michael Reisman


• FOREIGN INVESTMENT DISPUTES: CASES, MATERIALS AND COMMENTARY (with R. Doak Bishop & James R. Crawford) (Kluwer Law International, second edition, 2014)

• FRAUDULENT EVIDENCE BEFORE PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNALS: THE DIRTY STORIES OF INTERNATIONAL LAW (Hersch Lauterpacht Memorial Lectures) (with Christina Parajon Skinner) (Cambridge University Press, 2014)

Reflections on the Judicialization of the Crime of Aggression, 39 YALE J. INT’L L. ONLINE 66 (2014), available at http://www.yjil.org/docs/pub/o-39-reisman-reflections-on-the-judicialization-of-the-crime-of-aggression.pdf

• Foreword, in INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT LAW: A CHINESE PERSPECTIVE by Guiguo Wang, Routledge Research in International Economic Law (2014)

Foreword, in CORRUPTION IN INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT ARBITRATION by Aloysius P. Llamzon, Oxford University Press (2014)

Other Professional Highlights

• Member of the Advisory Board of Asia Pacific Law Review (2014–)

• Panel Member, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre For Arbitration (KLRCA) for the term 2014–2017

Other Activities

• Attended the ASIL/AJIL Midyear Meetings, New York, Oct. 31–Nov. 1, 2013

• Attended the AJIL Board of Editors’ Meeting, New York, Nov. 1, 2013

• Commentator on Panel on “Sociological Analysis of the Current Features of International Arbitration” for the Yale Society of International Law, Yale Law School, New Haven, CT, Feb. 24, 2014

• Attended the American Law Institute (ALI) Meeting for the “Restatement Fourth, Foreign Relations Law of the United States,” Philadelphia, PA, Feb. 28, 2014

• Foreign Policy Association Board Meeting, New York, NY, May 7, 2014

• American Journal of International Law Board of Editors’ Special Summer Meeting, Washington, DC, June 19, 2014

• Advisory Committee on International Law of the State Department Meeting, Washington, DC, June 20, 2014

• Moderator: “Whether and Where to Arbitrate,” New York City Bar Forum of International Arbitration Institute, New York, Oct. 10, 2014

• Foreign Policy Association Board of Directors Meeting, New York, Oct. 23, 2014

• Panelist, “Judging Across Borders and Around the World,” Yale Law School Alumni Weekend, New Haven, Oct. 25, 2014

Judith Resnik

Lectures And Addresses

• Panelist, Privatizing Process: Courts and Arbitration, Yale Law School, Apr. 17, 2014

• The Quinlan Lecture: “Inventing Democratic Courts”; Faculty Workshop: presented the paper, “Constructing the ‘Foreign,’” Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, OK, Apr. 23, 2014

• Keynote Speaker (with Dennis Curtis): “Seeing the Novelty and Vulnerability of Democratic Courts,” Connecticut Supreme Court Historical Society Annual Meeting, New Haven, CT, Apr. 29, 2014

• Speaker (with Dennis Curtis): “The Novelty and Vulnerability of Democratic Courts,” Federal Judges Association Eighth Quadrennial, Washington, DC,
May 6, 2014

• Commentator: “Collective Redress in Europe—Why?,” British Institute of International and Comparative Law, London, England, June 19, 2014

• Panelist: “Access to What? Private Process, Lawyers, and Democracy,” International Conference on
Access to Justice and Legal Services, University
College of London Faculty of Laws, London, England, June 20, 2014

• Panelist: “The Global Future of Equality Law,” 2014 American Association of Law Schools Workshop on Transnational Perspectives on Equality Law, Washington, DC, June 24, 2014

• Moderator: “The Effects of Sentencing Policy on Incarceration: A View from Prison System Administrators,” National Association of Sentencing Commissions Annual Conference, New Haven, CT, Aug. 4, 2014

• Panelist: “Administrative Segregation: A Snapshot from Five Jurisdictions, Preliminary Responses
to a Pilot Questionnaire,” Association of State Correctional Administrators Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, Aug. 15, 2014

• Presenter: “The Invention of Courts,” a session hosted by the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, at Yale’s MacMillan Center, Sept. 8, 2014

• Chair: Global Constitutionalism Seminar, 2014,
and session co-leader, “Equality in Democracy: Legislatures, Courts, and Quotas” (with Reva Siegel & Susanne Baer), Sept. 17–20, 2014

• Faculty: Yale World Fellows Global Affairs Seminar, “Citizenship, Membership, Equality, and the Law,”
Yale University, Sept. 29, 2014

• Moderator: “Legal Services and Social Change: 50 Years of New Haven Legal Assistance,” Yale
Law School, Oct. 6, 2014

• Presenter: “The Contingency of Courts: Changing the Experiences and Logics of the Public’s Role in Court-Based ADR,” Yale Law School Graduate Seminar Discussion, Oct. 15, 2014


The Privatization of Process: Requiem for and Celebration of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure at 75, 162 U.PA. L. REV. 1793 (2014)

Federalism(s), Forms and Norms: Contesting Rights, De-essentializing Jurisdictional Divides, and Temporizing Accommodations, in NOMOS LV: FEDERALISM AND SUBSIDIARITY, James E. Fleming & Jacob T. Levy eds., NYU Press, June 2014

Reinventing Courts as Democratic Institutions, in THE INVENTION OF COURTS, 143 DAEDALUS: THE JOURNAL OF
THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES 9 (Summer 2014), and the co-editor, with Linda Greenhouse, of the volume

• Editor, SOURCES OF LAW AND OF RIGHTS, volume prepared for Yale’s Global Constitutionalism 2014, a part of the Gruber Program for Global Justice and Women’s Rights

Other Professional Highlights

• Reappointment, as Visiting Professor (Honorary), University College London, School of Laws,


• Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar, 2015

• Fellowship, Yale Public Voices, 2014–2015

• Appointed to serve on Book Award Committee for the The Order of the Coif Biennial Book Award

• Appointed to serve on the Education Committee for the International Association of Women Judges Biennial Conference to be held in Washington, DC, May 26–30, 2016

Cristina Rodríguez

Lectures And Addresses

• “Toward Détente in Immigration Federalism,” Conference on the Future of Immigration Enforcement, University of Virginia School of Law, Oct. 2014

• “Legal Frameworks Affecting Immigrant Integration,” presentation to National Academy of Sciences Committee on the Integration of Immigrants in U.S. Society, July 2014

• “Federalism and National Consensus,” Fordham Law School Faculty Workshop and Yale Law School Faculty Workshop, Apr. 2014


Legal Frameworks Affecting Immigrant Integration: Federal Baselines and Local Variation (working paper for National Academy of Sciences Committee on the Integration of Immigrants in U.S. Society), Oct. 2014

Law and Borders, DEMOCRACY JOURNAL (summer 2014), available at http://www.democracyjournal.org/33/law-and-borders.php

It’s OK That Congress Won’t Fix Immigration: States Can Do a Lot on Their Own, WASH. POST (Post Everything), June 30, 2014, available at http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/06/30/the-only-way-to-fix-immigration-put-states-in-charge/

• Co-Convener, Yale-Stanford-NYU Roundtable on Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Law, NYU,
Oct. 2014

Roberta Romano

Lectures And Addresses

• University of Pennsylvania Institute for Law and Economics Spring 2014 Corporate Roundtable, “For Diversity in the International Regulation of Financial Institutions: Critiquing and Recalibrating the Basel Architecture”

• University of Chicago Booth School of Business Stigler Center Conference on 30 Years After the Failure of Continental Illinois Bank: Have We Solved Too Big to Fail?, Panel on “The Current State of ‘Too Big to Fail:’ What Are the Most Effective Policy Responses?”

• NYU/ETH 2014 Law & Banking/Finance Conference on Regulating Risk Taking in a Post Credit Crisis Environment, Discussant of Calomiris and Carlson, “Corporate Governance and Risk Management by Unprotected Banks: National Banks in the 1890s”

• Humboldt University Berlin Law School Faculty Workshop, “For Diversity in the International Regulation of Financial Institutions: Critiquing and Recalibrating the Basel Architecture”

• Humboldt University Berlin Law School Student Lecture, “Getting Incentives Right: Is Deferred Bank Executive Compensation Sufficient?”

• Yale-Humboldt Consumer Law Lecture, “The CFPB and the Iron Law of Financial Regulation: How to Improve on What We Have”

• Association of American Law Schools Midyear Meeting, Workshop on Blurring Boundaries in Financial and Corporate Law, Panel on New Frontiers: Innovation, Competition, and Collaboration in International Financial Markets, “For Diversity in the International Regulation of Financial Institutions: Critiquing and Recalibrating the Basel Architecture”

• U of T Faculty of Law & Centre for the Legal Profession Conference on Financial System Design: A Comparative Perspective, “Regulating in the Dark: Pitfalls of the Iron Law of Financial Regulation”

• University of Calgary Faculty of Law Lecture, “Regulating in the Dark: Pitfalls in the Iron Law of Financial Regulation”

• University of Calgary Faculty of Law and Haskayne School of Business Assentio Mentium Keynote
Speaker and Panelist, “The Costs of a National Securities Regulator”


For Diversity in the International Regulation of Financial Institutions: Critiquing and Recalibrating the Basel Architecture, 31 YALE J. ON REG. 1 (2014)

Regulating in the Dark, in Z. Shishido ed., ENTERPRISE LAW: CONTRACTS, MARKETS, AND LAW IN THE U.S. AND JAPAN (Edward Elgar, 2014)

Carol M. Rose

Lectures And Addresses

• Presented “Owen Fiss, Me, and the Siege of Chicago,” Seminario en Latinoamérica de Teoría Constitucional y Política (SELA), Lima, Peru, June 21, 2014

• Presented book talk on SAVING THE NEIGHBORHOOD: RACIALLY RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS, LAW, AND SOCIAL NORMS, Columbia University Discussion Across Disciplines seminar series, New York, Oct. 17, 2014


A Real Property Lawyer Cautiously Inspects the Edges of Intellectual Property, in INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AT THE EDGE: THE CONTESTED CONTOURS OF IP (R. C. Dreyfuss & J. C. Ginsburg eds., 2014)

Susan Rose-Ackerman

Lectures And Addresses

• Organizer with Paul Lagunes of Castle Conference on Global Correction, MacMillan Center, Yale University

• “The Limits of Impact Assessment When Disasters Loom,” Fellows’ Forum, Wissenschaftskolleg, Berlin, and Potsdam University program on “Wicked” Problems

• Roundtable that launched the ANTICORP Policy Report 2, Hertie School, Berlin


Impact Assessment in France: U.S. Models and French Legal Traditions, EUROPEAN PUBLIC LAW 20(4), Nov. 2014 (with Thomas Perroud), and the related article in French also with Thomas Perroud, Les Études d’Impact et l’Analyse <<Couts – Avantages>>: Modèles Américains et Traditions Juridiques Françaises, REVUE FRANÇAISE D’ADMINISTRATION PUBLIQUE No. 149, 2014, pp. 105–122, available at http://www.cairn.info/resume.php?ID_ARTICLE=RFAP_149_0105

Other Professional Highlights

• Fellow, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin,
Sept. 2014–July 2015

Peter H. Schuck

Lectures And Addresses

• Presentations On “Why Government Fails So Often, And How It Can Do Better,” To: Center On Democracy, Development, And The Rule Of Law, Stanford University; Faculty Workshop At UC Berkeley Goldman School Of Public Policy; Institute For Governmental Studies, UC Berkeley; Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, CA; Hoover Institution, Stanford University; “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart”; Al Jazeera America; Mike Rosen Radio Show; Fox And Friends; Connecticut Public Radio; Jesse Ventura Radio Program; American Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC; Senate Republican Chiefs Of Staff, Washington, DC; Washington Post “Federal Coach”; Interview With African American Conservatives Organization; Jeff Crank Radio Show; Manhattan Institute For Policy Research, New York City; George Washington University School Of Media And Public Affairs, Washington, DC; Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Junto (Libertarian Group), New York City; Federalist Society Teleforum

• American Enterprise Institute, panel on the Veterans Administration; “Philosophy Talk” public radio interview on profiling


Refugee Burden-Sharing: A Modest Proposal, Fifteen Years Later, in CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES TO THE NATION STATE: GLOBAL AND ISRAELI PERSPECTIVES, VOL. III: THE NATION STATE AND IMMIGRATION: THE AGE OF MULTICULTURALISM, A. Shapira, Y.Z. Stern, A. Jakobson & L. Orgad eds. (2014), pp. 67–116

Assessing Affirmative Action, NATIONAL AFFAIRS, Summer 2014, pp. 76-96

Reg Neg Redux: the Career of a Procedural Reform (with Steven Kochevar), 15 THEORETICAL INQUIRIES IN LAW 417–46 (2014)

• Immigrant Criminals in Overcrowded Prisons: Rethinking an Anachronistic Policy, 27 GEO. IMMIGR. L. J. (Summer 2013), pp. 597–748

Attack Ads Have Their Plus Sides, WASH. POST, Aug. 27, 2014, at A5, available at http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/attack-ads-have-their-plus-sides/2014/08/26/c1150cd8-27eb-11e4-958c-268a320a60ce_story.html

One or Two Cheers for Unanimous Supreme Court Decisions, HUFFINGTON POST, July 8, 2014, available at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-h-schuck/one-or-two-cheers-for-una_b_5568417.html

• National Public Radio posting on Civil Rights Act 50th anniversary, July 2, 2014, available at http://apps.npr.org/behind-the-civil-rights-act/#/annotations

• Federal Student Loans, HUFFINGTON POST, June 16, 2014, available at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-h-schuck/federal-student-loans_b_5500760.html

Why Are Conservatives Cheering the California Teacher Tenure Decision?, HUFFINGTON POST, June 16, 2014, available at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-schuck/conservatives-vergara-decision_b_5500728.html

The Commencement Disinvitation Season, HUFFINGTON POST, May 30, 2014, available at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-h-schuck/the-commencement- disinvit_b_5417184.html

The Real Problem with the VA? Congress, WASH. POST, May 29, 2014, available at http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/congress-owns-a-part-of-the-vas-failures/2014/05/29/ab94248e-e5b0-11e3-8f90-73e071f3d637_story.html

Why Government Fails So Often, and How It Can Do Better, MONKEY CAGE, May 29, 2014, available at http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/monkey-cage/wp/2014/05/29/why-does-government-fail-so-often/

On Sexual Assault Policy, Trust Colleges, Not Uncle Sam, L.A. TIMES, May 17, 2014, available at http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-0515-schuck-sexual-assault-campus-obama-20140515-story.html

The Top 12 Government Programs Ever, SLATE, Apr. 21, 2014, available at http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/jurisprudence/ 2014/04/the_top_dozen_federal_government_programs_in_history.html

• Money Won’t Buy You Votes, L.A. TIMES, Apr. 20, 2014, available at http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/

Other Professional Highlights

• Teaching courses at University of California, Berkeley Law School, and Goldman School of Public Policy, Spring 2014

Vicki Schultz

Lectures And Addresses

• “Reimagining Affirmative Action,” presented at panel on The Civil Rights Act at 50: Rethinking Antidiscrimination, Annual Law & Society Association Conference, Minneapolis, MN, May 29, 2014

Other Activities

• Annual swimming and dessert party, donated to
Yale Law School Public Interest Auction, Apr. 2014

Reva Siegel

Lectures And Addresses

• National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, PA, “The Nineteenth Amendment at 100,” May 5, 2014

• Stanford Political Theory Workshop, Stanford University, discussed manuscript of The Supreme Court, 2012 Term—Foreword: Equality Divided, 127 HARV. L. REV. 1 (2013), May 9, 2014

• AALS mid-year meetings, Workshop on Transnational Perspectives on Equality Law, Washington, DC, co-organized meeting and moderated plenary session “Affirmative Action, Positive Discrimination, Quotas and Parity,” June 23–24, 2014

• Yale Law School, organized and introduced sessions at Moot Camp, Sept. 5, 2014

• Johns Hopkins University, George Huntington Williams Memorial Lectureship, Constitution Day,
“Sex, Marriage, and the Constitution: Griswold at 50,” Sept. 15, 2014

• Planned Parenthood, New Haven, CT, “Hobby
Lobby and Complicity-based Conscience Claims,”
Sept. 17, 2014

• Global Constitutionalism Seminar, Yale Law School, led discussion of readings on “Equality in Democracy: Legislatures, Courts, and Quotas,” Sept. 20, 2014

• Fordham Law School, Levine Lecture, “Equal
Protection and Disparate Impact in the Roberts Court,”
Oct. 9, 2014


• PROCESSES OF CONSTITUTIONAL DECISIONMAKING, with Brest, Levinson, Balkin & Amar (Aspen Publications, 6th ed. 2014)

Harris Lecture: Abortion and the “Woman Question”: Forty Years of Debate, 89 IND. L. J. 1365 (2014)

James J. Silk

Lectures And Addresses

• Moderator, panel on “The Role of Law and Media in Addressing Wartime Gender-Based Violence,” Symposium on Sexual Violence in War: New Understandings and New Responses, Yale University, Sept. 2014


International Criminal Justice and the Protection of Human Rights: The Rule of Law or the Hubris of Law?, 39 YALE J. INT’L L. Online 94 (Spring 2014) available at http://www.yjil.org/docs/pub/o-39-silk-the-rule-of-law-or-the-hubris-of-law.pdf

Other Professional Highlights

• Founded and direct new Yale College Special Academic Program in Human Rights, fall 2014

Kate Stith

Lectures And Addresses

• “Judge John Gleeson: Law and Vision,” American Constitution Society, Yale Law School, Apr. 21, 2014

• “Financial Institutions’ Civil and Criminal Liability and Bank Settlements,” Wasserman/Wachtell Breakfast Program, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, New York City, May 12, 2014

• “Elect Women,” opening remarks at the Women’s Campaign School at Yale, Yale Law School, June 9, 2014

• “Constitutional Constraints on the Power to Punish,” discussion leader, Global Constitutionalism Seminar, Yale Law School, Sept. 18, 2014

Other Professional Highlights

• ABA Economic Crimes Task Force

• “Cuba Now” (led nine YLS students in on-the-ground research on economic development and civil society in Cuba), Oct. 10–13, 2014

• American Law Institute: Model Penal Code—Sentencing (Board of Advisers)

• American Law Institute: Young Scholars Award Committee, 2014–2015

• Committee on Faculty Standards, Yale University

Tom R. Tyler

Lectures And Addresses

• “The Psychology of Litigation,” Clifford Symposium honoring Judge Jack Weinstein, Depaul Law School, Chicago, Apr. 26, 2014

• Discussant, “Procedural Justice in the 21st Century,” International Society of Justice Research, New York City, June 19–22, 2014

• “Procedural Justice in the Courts, National Center for State Courts, Williamsburg, VA, Aug. 25–26, 2014


Procedural Justice and the Acceptance of Health Care Recommendations: Relational Approaches to Gaining Deference, REGULATION AND GOVERNANCE, 8(3), 350–370 (with A. Mentovich & S. Satyavada, 2014)

My Life for a Voice: The Influence of Voice on Health-Care Decisions, SOCIAL JUSTICE RESEARCH, 27(1),
99–117 (with A. Mentovich and E. Rhee, 2014)

James Q. Whitman

Lectures And Addresses

• Marshak Interdisciplinary Colloquium, UCLA, “The Verdict of Battle”


The Case for Penal Modernism, CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF LAW 1 (2014), 143–198, with commentary by Darryl K. Brown and Lindsay Farmer, and a response

Other Professional Highlights

• Fellow, Law and Public Affairs, Princeton

Michael J. Wishnie

Professional Highlights

Reid v. Donelan, ___ F.Supp.3d ____, 2014 WL 2199780 (D. Mass. May 27, 2014) (granting summary judgment to plaintiffs and ordering bond hearings for all long-term mandatory immigration detainees held in Massachusetts), notice of appeal pending

Cowles v. McHugh, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 138927 (D. Conn. Sept. 30, 2014) (holding Army misdiagnosed veteran with “adjustment disorder” and violated its own discharge regulations and remanding to Army Board for Correction of Military Records)

• An Act Concerning the Findings of the Military Occupational Specialty Task Force, Conn. Pub. Act. 14-131 (June 6, 2014) (bill drafted and lobbied by students enacted by legislature requiring state agencies to credit military training and experience in occupational and professional licensing and to award public college and university credit)

B.G. v. McDonald, No. 14-2591 (CAVC) (upon filing of petition for mandamus, VA reversed prior denial and approved disability benefits for Coast Guard veteran raped during service)

In re N- (Air Force DRB) (granting upgrade application of Air Force veteran who received other-than-honorable discharge for one-time use of synthetic cannabis)

In re L- (Army DRB) (granting upgrade application of Army veteran who received other-than-honorable discharge while suffering undiagnosed PTSD)

John Fabian Witt

Lectures And Addresses

• “Two Humanitarianisms,” Yale Law School Faculty Workshop, Apr. 28, 2014

• “Lincoln and the JAGS: The Origins of the Modern Laws of War,” U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, May 21, 2014

• “Neutrality’s Discontents: International Law and Its History,” History of International Law Workshop, Columbia University, May 26, 2014

• “Lincoln’s Code,” Yale Law School Alumni Association of Miami, June 5, 2014

• “What is Law?,” Yale Law School New Students Panel, Aug. 27, 2014

• “Two Humanitarianisms,” Boston College Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, Sept. 17, 2014

• “Slavery and the Laws of War,” New York Historical Society Seminar, Sept. 19–Oct. 24, 2014


Two Conceptions of Suffering in War, in Austin Sarat ed., KNOWING THE SUFFERING OF OTHERS (University of Alabama Press, 2014)

On Adopting a Posture of Moral Neutrality, in Bradley Jay Strawser, OPPOSING PERSPECTIVES ON THE DRONE DEBATE (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)

Civil War Historians and the Laws of War, 4 J. CIVIL WAR ERA 159 (2014)