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.

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

In The Press

Fly Emerson Air: How a U.S. company deploys its seven corporate jets


Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey is quoted in Reuters about a company’s use of its corporate jet fleet.

Monday, October 21, 2019

In The Press

Oil Companies Make Extraordinary Plea to Supreme Court to Stop Colorado Climate Case

Climate Liability News

Deputy Dean and Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted in a Climate Liability News article about an appeal filed with the Supreme Court by Exxon and Suncor to prevent a climate liability suit filed by three Colorado municipalities.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

In The Press

When ‘Run’ on Partners Starts, So Does Race to Save the Law Firm

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law John D. Morley ’06 is quoted in Bloomberg, where he discusses the relationship between partner ownership and law firm stability.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

In The Press

After Years of ‘Glacial’ Change, Women Now Hold More Than 1 in 4 Corporate Board Seats

The Washington Post

Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law and Oscar M. Ruebhausen Distinguished Senior Fellow Aaron A. Dhir is quoted in an article about the recent uptick in the number of women on U.S. corporate boards.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

In The Press

The Economics of Tax Policy

Tax Notes

Shibley Family Fund Professor Yair Listokin ’05 was interviewed on a podcast about topics from his new book, Law and Macroeconomics: Legal Remedies to Recessions.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

In The Press

Big Tech was the heart of the bull market. Now it’s under fire

CNN Business

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law is quoted in a CNN Business article about potential efforts to regulate big tech companies.

Student and Alumni Profile


Jahi Wise

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

The breadth and depth of public interest opportunities at Yale Law School are incredible, and the unique curriculum allows us to dive in as first-year students.”

Stephanie Kim

Class of 2014