The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project has helped the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office file a new lawsuit against companies that make online sales of prohibited flavored tobacco products to San Francisco consumers.
With the help of the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project, the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office (SFCAO) filed suit against the makers of Vanilla gift cards and its partner banks for deceptive and unfair competition practices.
Students in the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project clinic worked with the San Francisco City Attorney on a case against a direct marketing company accused of impersonating government actors in order to trick small businesses into buying its products.
A federal court ruled that Walgreens can be held responsible for its role in San Francisco’s opioid crisis — a win for the city and the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project, which worked on the case with the City Attorney’s Office.
Erin Bernstein is a founder of Bradley Bernstein Sands LLP and teaches state and local impact litigation at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. Emma Sokoloff-Rubin ’18 is a Lecturer in Law and San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project (SFALP) Fellow at Yale Law School
Dean Heather K. Gerken was reappointed to a second five-year term on Jan. 19, 2022. The renewal recognizes her tireless work strengthening the School's tradition of academic excellence, fortifying support for the student body, and launching new innovative programming, among many other contributions.