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, August 16, 2018


In The Press

Senator Warren’s Bizarro Corporate Governance

Economics21

Sterling Professor of Law Roberta Romano ’80 is quoted and Ralph Winter ’60 is cited in an article on Senator Elizabeth Warren’s legislation on corporate governance. The article was written by James Copland ’03.

Monday, August 13, 2018


In The Press

Musk's Belated Explanation Is Unlikely to Get SEC Off His Back

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the SEC response to communications from Elon Musk regarding taking Tesla Inc. private.

Sunday, August 12, 2018


In The Press

NYSE is putting its own interest ahead of investors’

Financial Times

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 contributed to a commentary about the New York Stock Exchange.

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

Friday, September 14, 2018


In The Press

Zombie Lehman Keeps Chalking Up Victories—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, August 16, 2018


In The Press

Senator Warren’s Bizarro Corporate Governance

Economics21

Sterling Professor of Law Roberta Romano ’80 is quoted and Ralph Winter ’60 is cited in an article on Senator Elizabeth Warren’s legislation on corporate governance. The article was written by James Copland ’03.

Monday, August 13, 2018


In The Press

Musk's Belated Explanation Is Unlikely to Get SEC Off His Back

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the SEC response to communications from Elon Musk regarding taking Tesla Inc. private.

Sunday, August 12, 2018


In The Press

NYSE is putting its own interest ahead of investors’

Financial Times

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 contributed to a commentary about the New York Stock Exchange.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018


In The Press

In Trade War With China, U.S. Can’t Get Out of Its Own Way—A Commentary by Shannon Togawa Mercer and Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Shannon Togawa Mercer is a Senior Editor at Lawfare and Robert D. Williams is Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center, as well as Senior Research Scholar and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

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.

Student and Alumni Profile


’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.

Yale is just big enough that there’s always somebody working on something new that I have never heard about or thought about or learned about. But it’s small enough that there are plenty of friendly faces in the hallway, no matter where I am.”


Richie Frohlichstein

Class of 2018