CCL Roundtable 2019

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.

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

students wearing virtual reality headsets in a classroom

Students try out virtual reality headsets and discuss the possibilities of incorporating virtual reality into evidentiary proceedings or meeting with clients in the metaverse.

Monday, December 19, 2022

Sunday, November 13, 2022

In The Press

Native American Adoption Law in Jeopardy

Bloomberg Law Podcast

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’84 discussed cases before the Supreme Court seeking to make it easier to challenge the regulatory power of the Federal Trade Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Saturday, October 8, 2022

In The Press

Here's a Different Way to Think About Stock Diversification — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Barry Nalebuff

The Wall Street Journal

Ian Ayres ’86 is the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Professor at Yale Law School and a Professor at the Yale School of Management.

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

In The Press

Citigroup Age Bias Lawsuit Pits 50-Somethings Against Each Other — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

The Washington Post

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, July 14, 2022

In The Press

Elon Musk Bought Twitter. Now He Must Own It — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05 and Jonathan Zytnick ’11

The New York Times

Yair Listokin ’05 is Deputy Dean and Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 11, 2022

In The Press

Bill Ackman Winds Down $4bn Spac After Failing to Find a Target

Financial Times

This article mentions Professor of Law John Morley’s lawsuit on behalf of a PSTH shareholder against Ackman.

Monday, May 23, 2022

In The Press

SEC Prepares to Crack Down on Misleading ESG Investment Claims

Financial Times

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 discusses rules being prepared by the SEC to define the criteria of an environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment fund.

Student and Alumni Profiles

Fred Phillips

Fred P. Phillips IV

Fred Phillips discusses his career path from law school to starting his own company. Part of the Many Paths Initiative.

If I had to identify the two things which taken in combination make Yale Law School such a special place, it would have to be the school’s longstanding commitment to intellectualism, and its equally long-lived and deep-seated commitment to public service.”

Anthony Kronman

Class of 1975, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean