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.

Friday, March 26, 2021


In The Press

Robinhood Heads for IPO With a Tarnished Reputation — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, March 04, 2021


In The Press

Give strained student loan borrowers their fresh start — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05

The Hill

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

Wednesday, October 28, 2020


3:29

Wednesday, October 28, 2020


1:51

Wednesday, February 26, 2020


30:35

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


51:43

Thursday, May 6, 2021


In The Press

Elizabeth Holmes Will Use a Puffery Defense. Could It Work? — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, May 6, 2021


In The Press

Biden Touts Electric Car Company Potentially Worth Millions for His Energy Secretary

CNN Politics

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a story about an electric car manufacturer promoted by the Biden administration.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021


In The Press

How the Robinhood IPO is Different — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021


In The Press

Key Democrats Want to Keep Most of Trump’s Corporate Tax Cut — and Slash More Taxes for the Rich

Salon

Associate Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15 is quoted in a Salon article about President Joe Biden’s proposed infrastructure plan.

Thursday, April 22, 2021


In The Press

These are the World’s Largest Banks That are Increasing and Decreasing Their Fossil Fuel Financing

CNBC.com

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a CNBC report on commercial and investment banks and the fossil fuel industry.

Monday, April 19, 2021


In The Press

Why Unions Lose Elections — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Columbia Law School / Blue Sky Blog

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

Student and Alumni Profiles


Fred Phillips
’90

Fred P. Phillips IV

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

We want you to think of Yale not just as the place you received your legal education, but as one of the places where you found your moral compass.”


Harold Hongju Koh

Sterling Professor of International Law and Former Dean