Thursday, September 6, 2007


Michael Olivas To Discuss Hernández v. Texas Case Oct. 1

Michael Olivas, University of Houston Law Professor.

Monday, August 20, 2007


Douglas Yarn Opens Dispute Resolution Series Sept. 14

The Quinnipiac-Yale Dispute Resolution Workshop series opens Sept. 14 with a lecture by Georgia State University Law Professor Douglas Yarn on “The Biology of Reconciliation.”

Thursday, August 9, 2007


“State of Play V” Conference Aug. 19-22 To Examine Virtual Worlds

Aug. 19-22 in Singapore.

Monday, July 9, 2007


Fund Established in Memory of Elizabeth Warke Brem ’96

The Elizabeth Warke Brem Memorial Fund has been established in memory of Elizabeth, who died in a tragic accident in December 2006.

Friday, June 29, 2007


Indiana Jones Production Films at Law School

The Yale campus got a taste of show-biz recently when a crew from Paramount Pictures arrived to shoot several scenes for the new Indiana Jones movie.

Tuesday, June 19, 2007


$10 Million from Hewlett Foundation Supports The China Law Center

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation donated $10 million to support The China Law Center for the next five years.

Thursday, May 31, 2007


The China Law Center Hosts U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connnor in Beijing for Discussions on Women and the Law

The China Law Center was honored to host Justice Sandra Day O’Connor for a series of events in Beijing on Women and the Law.  On May 28, 2007, the Center hosted a small group discussion on Women and the Law with Justice O’Connor and eleven of China’s brightest women legal activists, law professors, legal reporters, and law students. 

Tuesday, May 29, 2007


Professor Robert Post Delivers First Lecture in New Series on Free Expression

The China Law Center and Peking University kicked off a new lecture series in Beijing on May 18, 2007, with a lecture by YLS Professor Robert Post.  His address, part of a day-long program, was the first in a new series on “Information and Expression in a Transforming Society.”

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Most people think there is a giant gap between doing academic work and doing real practice work. This law school has relentlessly refused to accept that gap. And you see it every day.”


Heather Gerken

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law