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. 

Thursday, October 14, 2021


Administrative Law Roundtable Gathers Early-Career Scholars

In September, 14 early-career legal scholars and 13 senior commenters gathered for the annual Administrative Law New Scholarship Roundtable, this year hosted by the Law School.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021


The First Amendment in the Information Age

Sterling Professor of Law Robert Post and Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin join Yale University President Peter Salovey for a conversation about the viral spread of misinformation in the information age.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021


Q&A: Professor Hathaway on Presidential War Powers and the War on Terror

Oona A. Hathaway ’97, the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law, answers questions about the 2001 Authorization for the Use of Military Force, the legal basis for the war on terror.

Thursday, September 2, 2021


Professor Moyn on the Humanity of War

Professor Samuel Moyn’s book “Humane: How the United States Abandoned Peace and Reinvented War” takes the reader on a journey through the evolution of war.

Friday, August 27, 2021


Liman Center Testifies on Proposed Solitary Confinement Legislation

Liman Center Founding Director Judith Resnik presented expert testimony on solitary confinement at a hearing of the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Policy Committee.

Tuesday, August 10, 2021


Race and the Law Course Highlights Emerging Scholarship

A new class offered the chance for students to engage with emerging scholarship while addressing a broad range of issues related to race, racism, and inequality.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021


Supporting Children and Families Through Law

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


Housing Clinic Advocates for Eviction Moratorium in SCOTUS Case

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.

Thursday, July 1, 2021


Femi Cadmus Named Yale Law Librarian

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


Lawrence J. Fox to Receive ABA’s Highest Honor 

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.

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