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 news clips on our In the Press page. 

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Connecticut Education Funding Increase Aligns with Research by Professor Liscow

Connecticut legislators included an additional $150 million in the most recent state budget to benefit lower-income school districts. The decision is in line with recommendations outlined by Professor Zachary Liscow ’15 in a 2017 paper on equitable state funding.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Professor Koh Asks International Court of Justice to Decide Ukraine’s Suit Against Russia

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh, for the third time in the last two years, returned to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Hague in September to argue on behalf of Ukraine against Russia.

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Tracing 100 Years of the American Law Institute

A new book co-authored by Chancellor Kent Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History Robert W. Gordon looks at the first 100 years of the American Law Institute.

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Professor Koh Named 2023 Lemkin Rule of Law Guardian by Duke Law School

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh will be awarded the Raphael Lemkin Rule of Law Guardian Medal.

Monday, August 28, 2023

Professor Samuel Moyn Finds the Roots of Liberalism’s Woes

Professor Samuel Moyn looks back at an influential group of liberal intellectuals of the last century and finds in their work where, in his view, today’s liberals go wrong.

Thursday, August 17, 2023

How Retirement Plan Guardrails Can Protect Employees

In their new book, Professor Ian Ayres ’86 and Quinn Curtis ’09 argue that employers have the fiduciary duty to structure their retirement plans so that employees invest wisely.

Wednesday, August 9, 2023

Dean Gerken Named to ABA Task Force for American Democracy

Yale Law School Dean Heather K. Gerken has been appointed to the American Bar Association’s newly created Task Force for American Democracy.

Tuesday, July 25, 2023

‘Turning Point in Law’: AI, Intellectual Property, and the Hollywood Strike

In a video, constitutional law scholar Robert Post discusses how AI may force society to rethink the parameters of one’s own image as intellectual property.

Monday, July 10, 2023

Journal Devotes Special Issue to Professor Paul Kahn

A new journal issue is devoted to the scholarship of Professor Paul W. Kahn ’80.

Thursday, June 29, 2023

Eskridge Appointed Alexander M. Bickel Professor of Public Law

Professor William N. Eskridge Jr. ’78, a national expert on statutory interpretation and sexuality, gender, and the law whose work has transformed both fields, has been appointed the Alexander M. Bickel Professor of Public Law.

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