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.

Thursday, June 21, 2018


In The Press

How to Regulate During a Financial Crisis

The Regulatory Review

Scholarship by Sterling Professor of Law Roberta Romano ’80 is discussed.

Thursday, May 31, 2018


In The Press

How to have a serious referendum on Brexit and avoid a rerun of the original—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Sir Julian Le Grand

London School of Economics and Political Science

Bruce Ackerman is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School and Sir Julian Le Grand is Professor of Social Policy at the Marshall Institute, LSE.

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

Thursday, June 21, 2018


In The Press

How to Regulate During a Financial Crisis

The Regulatory Review

Scholarship by Sterling Professor of Law Roberta Romano ’80 is discussed.

Thursday, May 31, 2018


In The Press

How to have a serious referendum on Brexit and avoid a rerun of the original—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Sir Julian Le Grand

London School of Economics and Political Science

Bruce Ackerman is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School and Sir Julian Le Grand is Professor of Social Policy at the Marshall Institute, LSE.

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.

Student Profile Videos


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Jahi Wise

A student perspective on pursuing a joint JD/MBA degree and participating in The Ludwig Center for Community & Economic Development Clinic.

Law is service if you do it with honor and integrity and a sense of passion…”


U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Class of 1979