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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Now it is time to pivot and ask, where are your extraordinary gifts needed? How do you make this legal world that you are entering a better world? One where no one is shut out; one where the weak and vulnerable are not exploited; one that produces fair results based on the merits of the issues before it.”

Visiting Lecturer Stephen Bright

2012 Commencement Address