Yale Law School Today

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

'Alternative facts' remark tops 2017 list of notable quotes

ABC News

The Associated Press released the annual list of notable quotations by law librarian Fred Shapiro.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

Veteran Sickened By Plutonium After H-Bomb Accident Brings Class Action Suit

WSHU

Meghan Brooks ’19 is quoted, and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic mentioned, in a story about a class actions suit challenging the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation. 

Thursday, December 07, 2017


In The Press

Fairness key to trust in police force

Otago Daily Times (New Zealand)

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler is profiled on the occasion of his appearance at the Law and Society Association of Australia and New Zealand conference.

Wednesday, December 06, 2017


In The Press

What Masterpiece Cakeshop is Really About—A Commentary by Douglas NeJaime and Reva Siegel

Take Care

Reva Siegel is the Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law and Douglas NeJaime is Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, December 06, 2017


In The Press

What Happened to the American Boomtown?

The New York Times

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in an article about the current state of the American boomtown.

Friday, December 01, 2017


In The Press

President Trump is constitutionally right on the CFPB even if we oppose him otherwise—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84 and Steven G. Calabresi ’83

USA Today

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science and Steven G. Calabresi ’83 is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

December 14 Thursday

Event

JLSA Chanukah Extravaganza

7:00PM to 9:00PM
Room 120

December 20 Wednesday
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January 9 Tuesday

Event

Meet the Dean Reception for Southern California Alumni

6:00PM to 8:00PM
Luxe City Center Hotel 1020 S. Figueroa St. Los Angeles, CA

January 11 Thursday

Event

Meet the Dean Reception for Bay Area Alumni

6:00PM to 8:00PM
San Francisco, CA

January 15 Monday
January 16 Tuesday
January 16 Tuesday

Event

Spring term begins; first day of classes.

8:10AM
Yale Law School

January 16 Tuesday

Event

Spring-term registration in-person for all students

9:00AM to 5:00PM
Yale Law School

January 17 Wednesday
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Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

Why Are Nations Rushing to Call Everything an ‘Act of War’?

The New York Times Magazine

A book by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90 is cited in an article.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

'Alternative facts' remark tops 2017 list of notable quotes

ABC News

The Associated Press released the annual list of notable quotations by law librarian Fred Shapiro.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


In The Press

Veteran Sickened By Plutonium After H-Bomb Accident Brings Class Action Suit

WSHU

Meghan Brooks ’19 is quoted, and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic mentioned, in a story about a class actions suit challenging the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation. 

Monday, December 11, 2017


In The Press

Here’s what’s at stake for the 21 kids suing the Trump administration over climate change

Think Progress

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is a quoted in an article on the group of 21 youths who are suing the federal government over climate change.

Monday, December 11, 2017


In The Press

New initiative seeks employments for vets with 'bad paper'

The Day

Alyssa Peterson’19 and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic are mentioned in an article about efforts to assist veteran job seekers who've received an other-than-honorable discharge from the military.

Sunday, December 10, 2017


In The Press

North Korea is a nuclear state. But can the U.S. accept that?

The Washington Post

Mira Rapp-Hooper, a senior fellow at the Paul Tsai China Center and senior research scholar, is quoted in an article about the push to have North Korea denuclearize. 

Sunday, December 10, 2017


In The Press

Five federal judge vacancies in South Florida give Trump chance to shape bench

The Sun Sentinel

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about the naming of federal judges in Florida.

Friday, December 8, 2017


In The Press

The Widening Gap Between Our Politics And Our Civil Society—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Huffington Post

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law Emeritus at Yale Law School.

Thursday, December 7, 2017


In The Press

When the Truth Is Unconstitutional—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

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

Thursday, December 7, 2017


In The Press

What If the Courts Were Filled With 'Little Scalias'?—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.