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.

Yale Law School Center for the Study of Private Law

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

Economic Study at Yale


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

Friday, March 23, 2018


In The Press

GE's $24 billion buyback boondoggle

CNN Money

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a story about General Electric’s recent stock buybacks.

Monday, December 18, 2017


4:12

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


2:39

Friday, November 17, 2017


2:03

Tuesday, May 23, 2017


2:40

Tuesday, April 25, 2017


2:45

Monday, March 13, 2017


55:56

Tuesday, April 24, 2018


In The Press

GE pressured to fire auditor after 109 years

CNN Money

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the SEC accounting investigation into GE.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018


In The Press

When Hedge Funds Hide

Institutional Investor

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about hedge funds and Argentina’s debt.

Friday, March 23, 2018


In The Press

GE's $24 billion buyback boondoggle

CNN Money

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a story about General Electric’s recent stock buybacks.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018


In The Press

Exclusive: Democrats plan crackdown on booming stock buybacks

CNNMoney.com

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a story about a bill introduced by Democrats that would prohibit companies from repurchasing shares on the open market.

Monday, January 1, 2018


In The Press

The Dodge V. Ford Court Case Helps Explain How Corporations Work Today

Jalopnik

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the purpose of corporations.

Monday, November 13, 2017


In The Press

CFIUS Reform and U.S. Government Concerns over Chinese Investment: A Primer—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

LawFare

Robert D. Williams is a Senior Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Student Profile Videos


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Allison Turbiville

A student perspective on corporate law.

My degree was the symbol of a collective sacrifice, collective struggle, and my obligation as a recipient of that degree was to continue the struggle, continue the fight, to continue that profound purpose.”


Senator Cory Booker

Class of 1997