Yale Law School Today

Thursday, May 16, 2019


In The Press

Trump’s Golan Policy and Its Threat to the Post-War International Legal Order — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Scott Shapiro ’90

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law. Scott Shapiro ’90 is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy.

Thursday, May 09, 2019


News

Shirley Adelson Siegel ’41: Barnard Distinguished Alumna Medal Recipient

Shirley Adelson Siegel '41 will receive the Barnard Distinguished Alumna Medal on May 20, 2019 at Radio City Music Hall.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019


In The Press

Criminal Justice Reform

WSHU

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik was on a panel discussing criminal justice reform from both a state and a national perspective.

May 20 Monday

Event

UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT

(All day)
YLS

May 21 Tuesday

Event

Yale Law School Association of Illinois Talk with Professor Miriam Gohara

5:30PM to 7:00PM
Mayer Brown LLP, 71 South Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606

May 23 Thursday

Event

YLSA of NYC Young Alumni Reception

6:00PM to 8:00PM
The Raben Group, 3 Columbus Circle, Suite 1554 New York, NY 10019

May 29 Wednesday

Event

Degrees voted by Faculty

(All day)
YLS

May 31 Friday
June 1 Saturday

Event

YLSA of Southern California 12th Annual Summer Gathering

5:00PM to 8:00PM
Home of Christine Adams '94 and Jim Asperger, Pasadena, CA

June 3 Monday

Event

Commercial Speech and the First Amendment

8:30AM to 2:30PM
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler, 1133 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY

June 4 Tuesday

Event

YLSA of the Bay Area Mix and Mingle

5:30PM to 7:30PM
Covington & Burling LLP, Salesforce Tower, Floor 54, 415 Mission St. San Francisco, California 94105

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Thursday, May 16, 2019


In The Press

Harvard’s Shameful History Repeats Itself — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, May 16, 2019


In The Press

Trump’s Golan Policy and Its Threat to the Post-War International Legal Order — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Scott Shapiro ’90

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law. Scott Shapiro ’90 is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy.

Thursday, May 16, 2019


In The Press

Former Donald Trump Official Hopes for U.S.-China Deal, but Says Beijing Might Have to Wait for Change in White House

South China Morning Post

Visiting Lecturer in Law Susan A. Thornton, a senior fellow with the Paul Tsai China Center, is quoted in an article about prospects for a trade deal between the U.S. and China.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019


In The Press

A Supreme Court Reporter Defines the Threat to Abortion Rights

The New Yorker

Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL was interviewed about the latest challenges to abortion rights in the U.S.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019


In The Press

President Trump and the Smarts Fallacy — A Commentary by Donald Elliott ’74

The American Spectator

E. Donald Elliott ’74 is a Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019


In The Press

Swalwell’s Tweet about Georgia’s New Abortion Law is Only Slightly Off-Key

PolitiFact

Solomon Center Executive Director Katherine L. Kraschel is quoted in a fact check of comments made by Rep. Eric Swalwell regarding Georgia’s latest abortion restriction.

Monday, May 13, 2019


In The Press

The Role of Litigation in Response to the Opioid Epidemic

Bipartisan Policy Center

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 took part in a panel discussion where the role of litigation settlements in supporting prevention, treatment, and recovery efforts to address the opioid epidemic was addressed.

Friday, May 10, 2019


In The Press

The House is Using the Courts to Challenge the White House, but to an Uncertain End

The Washington Post

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 is quoted in an article about the ways in which the White House is challenging the core powers of Congress.

Friday, May 10, 2019


In The Press

The Supreme Court, the Census Case and the Truth — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Friday, May 10, 2019


In The Press

Crisis Point? High Stakes in Trump’s Showdown with Congress

The Associated Press

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in an article about whether the country is in a constitutional crisis.