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 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.

Friday, January 10, 2020


In The Press

Apple’s Case Against the FBI Is Stronger Than Ever — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, January 09, 2020


In The Press

How Meritocracy Worsens Inequality—and Makes Even the Rich Miserable

Yale Insights

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 spoke to Yale Insights about the ideas in his recent book, The Meritocracy Trap.

Monday, December 18, 2017


4:12

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


2:39

Friday, November 17, 2017


2:03

Tuesday, May 23, 2017


2:40

Friday, January 10, 2020


In The Press

Apple’s Case Against the FBI Is Stronger Than Ever — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, January 9, 2020


In The Press

How Meritocracy Worsens Inequality—and Makes Even the Rich Miserable

Yale Insights

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 spoke to Yale Insights about the ideas in his recent book, The Meritocracy Trap.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


In The Press

US regulators are right to question this obscure and profitable payment system — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

The Financial Times

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School.

Saturday, December 7, 2019


In The Press

Leave Pete Buttigieg’s McKinsey NDA Alone — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Tuesday, November 26, 2019


In The Press

Brown Rudnick Faces $300M Malpractice Suit Over Botched Bankruptcy Claim

Law.com

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Larry Fox is quoted in an American Lawyer article about a law firm facing a multi-million-dollar malpractice suit over an allegedly botched bankruptcy claim.

Sunday, November 24, 2019


In The Press

A Vegan Sued Burger King Over Its ‘Impossible Whopper.’ He Has a Point. — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Student and Alumni Profile


Aaron Haviland
’19

Aaron Haviland

A student perspective on student organizations and international and constitutional law at Yale Law School.

In their first semester, all entering students are required to take four courses, one of which must be taken in a small group of 15 or 16 students. Immediately every student in the class has the opportunity to develop a close relationship with one of their four teachers.”


Anthony Kronman

Class of 1975, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean