Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law

The Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law focuses on corporate law and the law of other nongovernmental organizations; the regulation of financial markets and intermediaries; the legal framework of finance, including the law of bankruptcy, corporate reorganization, and secured transactions; and antitrust law and the law of regulated industries.

Corporate & Commercial Law faculty

Yale Law School Center for Private Law

The Yale Law School Center for Private Law promotes teaching and research in contracts (including commercial law, corporate finance, bankruptcy, and arbitration), property (including intellectual property), and torts.

Economics and Business Studies at Yale


A number of other Yale University schools and organizations are involved in the study of economics and business.  Learn more about these programs.

Monday, August 03, 2020


In The Press

Economic insecurity is a growing problem. The nation needs a jobs program — A Commentary by Michael Graetz and Ian Shapiro ’87

Michael Graetz is the Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law Emeritus and Professional Lecturer at Yale Law School.  Ian Shapiro '87 is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020


3:29

Wednesday, October 28, 2020


1:51

Wednesday, February 26, 2020


30:35

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


51:43

Tuesday, November 10, 2020


In The Press

Why Should Only the Tax Code Be Fair?

The Tax Maven Podcast

Associate Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15 was interviewed on The Tax Maven podcast.

Thursday, October 22, 2020


In The Press

A white-collar crime crackdown

Axios

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in Axios about white-collar crime and investor fraud.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020


In The Press

Suing Google Won’t Help Consumers — A Commentary by George L. Priest

The Wall Street Journal

George L. Priest is the Edward J. Phelps Professor of Law and Economics and Kauffman Distinguished Research Scholar in Law, Economics, and Entrepreneurship at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020


In The Press

Heavyweight Jurisdiction Fight Set to Be Argued at Supreme Court

Bloomberg Law

Howard M. Holtzmann Professor of International Law Lea Brilmayer is quoted in Bloomberg Law story about two cases before the Supreme Court involving Ford Motor Co.

Sunday, September 20, 2020


In The Press

Study disputes Cuomo on Trump tax package; experts say it's complicated

Newsday

Wilbur H. Friedman Professor of Tax Law Michael Graetz is quoted in Newsday about the result of President Trump’s 2017 tax law in New York State. 

Monday, August 3, 2020


In The Press

Economic insecurity is a growing problem. The nation needs a jobs program — A Commentary by Michael Graetz and Ian Shapiro ’87

Michael Graetz is the Justus S. Hotchkiss Professor of Law Emeritus and Professional Lecturer at Yale Law School.  Ian Shapiro '87 is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University.

Student and Alumni Profile


'16

Tosin Agbabiaka

A student perspective on pursuing a JD-MBA joint degree.

The clinics at YLS offer students incomparable experiences in representation of poor and marginalized individuals and communities, real-world engagement in complex fields of law, and the development of strategic judgment critical to effective lawyering.”


Professor Muneer Ahmad

Deputy Dean for Experiential Education