News

Tuesday, October 10, 2006


Senator Arlen Specter '56 to Speak on "The Senate's Hot-Button Issues," Oct. 13

Senator Specter will speak on Friday, October 13 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 127.

Monday, October 9, 2006


"Darfur: Day of Action," Oct. 16

International human rights experts will meet at Yale on October 16 to discuss the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, Sudan.

Tuesday, September 26, 2006


Professor Jonathan Macey '82 Testifies Before Senate Judiciary Committee

Professor Jonathan Macey

Thursday, September 14, 2006


Lord Woolf of Barnes to Give Anderson Lecture, Sept. 18

Lord Woolf of Barnes

Thursday, July 27, 2006


YLS Co-sponsors International Conference on Access to Justice

Yale Law School, the Legal Education and Research Society (LEARS) of India, and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) will co-sponsor the "International Conference on Access to Justice: Law, Policy and Institutions" in New Delhi, India, August 11-13, 2006.

Friday, July 7, 2006


Dean Harold Hongju Koh to Receive Immigration and Civil Rights Award

Dean Koh’s advocacy work will be recognized at an awards ceremony sponsored by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center on July 21.

Wednesday, June 21, 2006


Prof. Akhil Amar Wins ABA Silver Gavel Award for America’s Constitution

Given annually since 1958, the ABA Silver Gavel Awards recognize works that help foster public understanding of the law and legal system.

Friday, June 2, 2006


Christine Jolls to Join Yale Law School Faculty

Christine Jolls, one of the nation’s leading scholars in employment law, law and economics, and one of the founders of behavioral law and economics, will join the Yale Law School faculty as of July 1, 2006.

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Each year we dedicate ourselves once again to the pursuit of excellence, to the creation of an outstanding legal education in an atmosphere of unsurpassed scholarship and intellectual stimulation.”


Robert C. Post

Class of 1977, Sterling Professor of Law and Former Dean