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Friday, November 11, 2011


Photos, Videos of Alumni Weekend 2011 Now Online

Photos and videos of Alumni Weekend 2011 are now available on the Yale Law School website.

Monday, November 7, 2011


Professors Whitman ’88 and Hamburger ’82 To Debate Church-State Separation and the Theological Roots of Law

James Q. Whitman ’88 and Philip Hamburger ’82 will debate church-state separation and the theological roots of law on Nov. 8.

Monday, October 31, 2011


THIS WEEKEND -- Alumni Weekend 2011: Human Rights in a Turbulent World

Alumni Weekend 2011— Human Rights in a Turbulent World—takes place November 4-6 in New Haven.

Sunday, October 30, 2011


Yale Law School Mourns the Death of Sterling Professor Emeritus and Former Dean Harry H. Wellington - Memorial Service Nov. 13

Yale Law School Sterling Professor Emeritus Harry H. Wellington, a constitutional law and labor law scholar and former Dean of both Yale Law School and New York Law School, died Monday, August 8, 2011.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011


Information Society Project Highlights Accomplishments in 2010-2011 Annual Report

The Yale Law School Information Society Project has released its 2010-2011 annual report, highlighting the center’s institutional and individual accomplishments for the 2010-2011 academic year.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011


USC Professor Gideon Daniel Yaffe Will Speak Nov. 3 on Criminal Responsibility & Neuroscience

USC Professor Gideon Daniel Yaffe will deliver a Dean’s Lecture Nov. 3 on the topic, “Criminal Responsibility & Neuroscience: The Absurd, the Overstated, and the Potentially Useful (someday, maybe).”

Tuesday, October 25, 2011


State Department Policy Planning Director and Hillary Clinton Advisor Jake Sullivan ’03 Will Discuss American Leadership Friday

Jake Sullivan ’03, head of the U.S. State Department’s Policy Planning office, will discuss “American Leadership in a Changing World” on Oct. 28 at Yale Law School.

Monday, October 24, 2011


Second Circuit Court of Appeals to Hear Case at Yale Law School on Nov. 9

The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit will be sitting at Yale Law School on Nov. 9, 2011.

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Between my colleagues and students, showing up for work means that I will have my premises challenged, my ideas tested, and my creativity spurred three times before I finish my morning coffee.”


David Schleicher

Professor of Law