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.

Monday, November 13, 2017


In The Press

CFIUS Reform and U.S. Government Concerns over Chinese Investment: A Primer—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

LawFare

Robert D. Williams is a Senior Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


In The Press

SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee Talks DLT, Blockchain

National Law Journal

A report on a panel discussion about blockchain technology that included Nancy Liao ’05, Associate Research Scholar in Law and the John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law.

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Sweetening the Deal

Traders Magazine Online News

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is cited in an article about rebates, the pricing mechanism employed by exchanges that pays for broker order flow.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017


In The Press

Wall Street Profits by Putting Investors in the Slow Lane—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82 and David Swensen

The New York Times

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School and David Swensen is the chief investment officer of Yale University.

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

Monday, January 1, 2018


In The Press

The Dodge V. Ford Court Case Helps Explain How Corporations Work Today

Jalopnik

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the purpose of corporations.

Monday, November 13, 2017


In The Press

CFIUS Reform and U.S. Government Concerns over Chinese Investment: A Primer—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

LawFare

Robert D. Williams is a Senior Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


In The Press

SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee Talks DLT, Blockchain

National Law Journal

A report on a panel discussion about blockchain technology that included Nancy Liao ’05, Associate Research Scholar in Law and the John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law.

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Sweetening the Deal

Traders Magazine Online News

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is cited in an article about rebates, the pricing mechanism employed by exchanges that pays for broker order flow.

Thursday, August 17, 2017


In The Press

Too Much Power Lies in Tech Companies' Hands—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, August 15, 2017


In The Press

Massachusetts regulator probes brokerages over trading 'kickbacks'

Reuters

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is mentioned in a report that Massachusetts' top securities regulator is examining whether brokerages route orders to stock exchanges that provide kickbacks.

Student Profile Videos


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Cecilia Cheng

A student perspective on antitrust law, student organizations, and clinics at Yale Law School.

There isn’t a student who comes to Yale Law School who isn’t determined to put the law to use for the betterment of the world.”


Anthony Kronman

Class of 1975, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean