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Tuesday, December 19, 2006


YLS Partners with San Francisco City Attorney and Boalt Law School in Affirmative Litigation Working Group

Yale Law School students will get an opportunity to explore innovative public policy litigation strategies as the result of a unique collaboration with the San Francisco Attorney’s Office and the University of California, Berkeley’s Boalt Hall School of Law.

Tuesday, December 12, 2006


Professor Kenji Yoshino Receives 2006 Myers Outstanding Book Award for “Covering”

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Kenji Yoshino has been honored by The Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights for his most recent book, Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights.

Thursday, December 7, 2006


Yale Law School Introduces Law and Globalization Breakfast Series

"The Changing Dynamics of International Arbitration" was the topic of Yale Law School's first Law and Globalization Breakfast, held November 29 in New York City.

Tuesday, December 5, 2006


Professor Gerald Torres '77 To Give Dean’s Lecture on December 12

On Tuesday, December 12, Professor Gerald Torres ’77 will give a Dean’s Lecture entitled “The Red and The Black: Culture, Anti-Discrimination and Human Rights.”

Friday, December 1, 2006


Gerhard Casper To Deliver Inaugural Kronman-Postol Lecture December 7

Gerhard Casper will deliver the inaugural Kronman-Postol Lecture on Thursday, December 7, speaking to the Yale Law School community on “Caesarism in Democratic Politics: Reflections on Max Weber.”

Friday, October 20, 2006


Lillian Goldman Law Library Receives Significant Collection of Rare Books

YLS Librarian Blair Kauffman with representatives from the Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Wednesday, October 18, 2006


Chief Justices Margaret Marshall '76, Drayton Nabers, Jr. '65, and Randall Shepard '72 Receive Yale Law School Award of Merit

The awards were presented on Saturday, October 14, at the 2006 Alumni Weekend luncheon.

Tuesday, October 17, 2006


Dean Koh Announces New Faculty Chairs

The Yale Corporation approved the appointment of four members of the Law School faculty to endowed Chairs.

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This place has always been imbued with a restless spirit, the assumption that being the finest law school in the world is never enough, and a deep belief that you, our students, can do anything.”


Heather Gerken

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law