Monday, October 14, 2019


SFALP Students Assist in Blocking ‘Public Charge’ Rule

Students from the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project at Yale Law School (SFALP) assisted in securing a major ruling with nationwide ramifications for immigrant families.

Thursday, September 26, 2019


SFALP Students Act To Protect Food Stamp Eligibility For Vulnerable Families

Students in the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project (SFALP) helped write a public comment challenging a proposed rule governing food stamp eligibility.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Say Hello To The Sworn Enemy Of Travel Scams

A report on a case brought by the San Francisco city attorney against two travel companies alleging unlawful business practices. The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project is assisting with the lawsuit.

Monday, September 23, 2019


SFALP Case Alleges Travel Companies Mislead Consumers

The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project (SFALP) helped the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office (SFCAO) file suit against the companies that operate the online travel sites JustFly and affiliates for misleading consumers.

Thursday, July 18, 2019


Clinic Helps Obtain $305 Million Settlement in Lead Paint Litigation

After 20 years, Yale Law School clinic students helped San Francisco and nine other localities achieve a landmark victory in their litigation against lead paint companies with a $305 million settlement.

Friday, May 3, 2019


SFALP Students Help San Francisco Challenge New HHS Rule

Students in the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project (SFALP) have helped the San Francisco City Attorney sue the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Wednesday, April 17, 2019


Yale Law School Clinic Alumni Co-Write Guide to Public Interest Lawsuits for Local Governments

Alumni of the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project at Yale Law School were among the authors of Local Action, National Impact: A Practical Guide to Affirmative Litigation for Local Governments, a guidebook released by Public Rights Project.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019


SF City Attorney's Office, Yale Law and Nonprofits Combine for Impact Litigation Guide for Cities

The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project is featured in an article about a guidebook for local governments that grew out of the clinic's work.

 

Friday, March 22, 2019


San Francisco Cracks Down On E-Cigarette Sales with SFALP’s Help

Students in the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project (SFALP) are helping San Francisco respond to the rapid growth in e-cigarette use.

Friday, March 22, 2019


SFALP Helps San Francisco File Climate Change Appeal in Ninth Circuit

Students in the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project (SFALP) have helped the City of San Francisco file an appeal in a landmark climate change suit.

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