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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.
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.
Monday, April 26, 2021
In a historic vote, the Connecticut House of Representatives passed the Connecticut Parentage Act (CPA) 141-1 with overwhelming bipartisan support.
Thirteen Yale Law School faculty and alumni have been appointed to a panel commissioned by President Biden to analyze arguments for and against Supreme Court reform.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
A new Presidential Commission on Supreme Court Reform will be co-chaired by Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Professor Cristina Rodríguez ’00 and includes a total of 14 Yale Law School faculty and alumni.
Professor Oona A. Hathaway ’97 testified at a virtual hearing focusing on authorizations for the use of military force (AUMFs) and the 1973 War Powers Resolution.
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Professor Oona A. Hathaway ’97 testified during a virtual hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs on March 23, 2021.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School Anika Singh Lemar and three Law School alumni have been selected as James W. Cooper Fellows for the Connecticut Bar Foundation.
Clinical Professor Anika Singh Lemar's two Law School clinics have focused on advocating for affordable housing in Connecticut and supporting small local businesses and nonprofits in New Haven during the pandemic.
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Clinical Professor of Law Anika Singh Lemar speaks about her clinic work, affordable housing, and New Haven.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Walton Hamilton Professor of Law and faculty director of the Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares spoke to Yale News about advancing racial equity through addressing issues related to injustice in the criminal legal system.