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Yale Law School’s renowned and distinguished faculty members consistently engage in an extraordinary range of activities and scholarship. Read the extensive list of faculty activities and accomplishments —from lectures given to books published to honors and awards received—by browsing our academic archives on the right, reading our faculty news feed below, or viewing the Yale Law Report. Read commentaries in the popular press and other press clips on our In the Press page.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Professor Anne L. Alstott ’87 has collaborated with the Yale Child Study Center on how the law might improve the mental health of children and parents through enhanced social welfare support and preventing family disruption.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
The Yale Law School Housing Clinic co-authored an amicus brief filed in a Supreme Court case about the national moratorium on evictions during the pandemic. The court rejected a challenge to the moratorium, which will now stay in place for another month.
Femi Cadmus joins the Lillian Goldman Law Library from the Michael J. Goodson Library at Duke Law School.
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Femi Cadmus began as the new director of the Lillian Goldman Law Library and Professor of Law at Yale Law School on July 1, 2021.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Senior Research Scholar in Law Lawrence J. Fox, who taught the Ethics Bureau at Yale for many years, will receive the American Bar Association’s highest honor.
More than 160 of Guido’s former students, numerous Law School faculty, staff, and colleagues came to surprise him on the occasion of his final Torts class after a six-decade-long run.
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Professor Guido Calabresi ’58 was celebrated at his final Torts class on April 29, 2021.
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Professor William N. Eskridge Jr. has been awarded the American Bar Association’s Silver Gavel Award for his book, Marriage Equality: From Outlaws to In-Laws.
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
A new book by Professor of Law Elizabeth Hinton puts the antiracist marches of 2020 in their historical context.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Douglas Kysar will share the Sustainability Teaching Award as part of Yale School of Management's MBA for Executives Teaching Awards.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
In his new history of the Constitution, Professor Akhil Reed Amar ’84 combines historical and legal perspective to pinpoint the value of constitutional conversation in the development of the document itself.
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Associate Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15 discusses his new paper with coauthor Edward G. Fox, which argues in favor of higher corporate taxes.