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Tuesday, November 20, 2012


2012 Doctoral Scholarship Conference Nov. 30 – Dec. 1 at Yale Law School

The 2012 Doctoral Scholarship Conference will be held Nov. 30 - Dec. 1 at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 19, 2012


Reuters COO Stuart Karle to Discuss Impact of U.K. Phone Hacking Scandal

Reuters Chief Operation Officer Stuart Karle will discuss the notorious phone hacking scandal in the U.K. and its impact on the media in a talk at Yale Law School on Nov. 26.

Monday, November 12, 2012


Bill Written by Veterans Clinic Students Among Those Signed by CT Gov. Malloy in Veterans Day Ceremony at Yale Law School - VIDEO

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy held a ceremonial bill signing at Yale Law School on Veterans Day Monday, Nov. 12, signing among several veterans’ bills one in which Yale Law School students played a major role.

Thursday, November 8, 2012


Moot Court Finals Dec. 3 Will Consider Federal Preemption Law and Voting Rights

The relationship between federal preemption law and voting rights will be considered at the Harlan Fiske Stone Prize finals of the Morris Tyler Moot Court of Appeals on Dec. 3, 2012.

Thursday, November 8, 2012


YLS Students Collaborate with Corrections Directors to Examine Prison Visitation Policies Nationwide

Working with the Association of State Correctional Administrators, Yale Law students have produced a fifty state survey of prison visitation policies.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012


Jean Tirole to Deliver Winter Lecture on The Future of Eurozone Regulatory Institutions, Koopmans Memorial Lectures

Jean Tirole of the Industrial Economics Institute will deliver the 2012-2013 Judge Ralph K. Winter Lecture on Corporate Law and Governance on Dec. 3, 2012, speaking on “The Future of Eurozone Regulatory Institutions.”

Monday, November 5, 2012


Harvard Law Professor Cass Sunstein to Discuss Human Error and Paternalism in Storrs Lectures Nov. 12-13

Harvard Law Professor Cass Sunstein will deliver the 2012-2013 Storrs Lectures Nov. 12 and 13 at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 5, 2012


Tom Tyler to Give Macklin Fleming Inaugural Lecture on Legitimacy in Everyday Law

Tom Tyler will present his inaugural lecture as the Macklin Fleming Professor of Law on Dec. 10, 2012, on the topic, “Legitimacy in Everyday Law.”

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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