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.

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.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020


In The Press

Congress must stop unemployment tax increases from worsening crisis — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05

The Hill

Yair Listokin ’05 is the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020


In The Press

A Wealth Tax Is the Logical Way to Support Coronavirus Relief — A Commentary by Daniel Markovits ’00

The New York Times

Daniel Markovits ’00 is Guido Calabresi Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020


30:35

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


51:43

Monday, December 18, 2017


4:12

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


2:39

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.

Monday, June 22, 2020


In The Press

GE Names New Auditor For The First Time In Over A Century

Forbes

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is quoted in Forbes about GE naming a new auditor for the first time in more than a century.

Sunday, June 7, 2020


In The Press

Massive bailout leaves Wall Street giant exposed to fire from all sides

Politico

Professor of Law John Morley ’06 is quoted in a Politico article about the growing, bipartisan scrutiny faced by BlackRock, an asset manager at the center of the Federal Reserve’s coronavirus-related bailout.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020


In The Press

Congress must stop unemployment tax increases from worsening crisis — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05

The Hill

Yair Listokin ’05 is the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, April 26, 2020


In The Press

Businesses Suing Over Covid-19 Shutdowns May Have a Case — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Student and Alumni Profile


'16

Tosin Agbabiaka

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

We, as lawyers, can be builders too. We can use our tools to build a society in which every member of the new generation can celebrate her graduation — not only with joy but with well-founded hope for the future.”


Professor Anne L. Alstott

Class of 1987, 2013 Commencement Address