Sunday, October 15, 2017


Why Surge Prices Make Us So Mad

NYTimes.com/ The Upshot

Clinical Professor of Environmental Law & Policy Daniel C. Esty ’86 is quoted in a blog post about surge pricing.

Saturday, October 14, 2017


An Episcopalian judge helped decide an Episcopalian dispute at S.C. Supreme Court: Was that wrong?

The Post and Courier (South Carolina)

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox is quoted in an article about whether a that S.C. Supreme Court Justice should have recused herself from a court case that involved her church.

Friday, October 13, 2017


Gluck and Tracer Discuss Healthcare Executive Order

Bloomberg

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is interviewed about the executive order on healthcare.

Friday, October 13, 2017


‘Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law’

Moyers and Co.

Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88 was interviewed about his book “Hitler’s American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law.”

Thursday, October 12, 2017


Roy Moore signed resolution in 2010 supporting states' rights to void federal law

CNN/ Kfile

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 is quoted in a story reporting that Roy Moore, currently running for senator of Alabama, has supported states' rights to void federal law.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


The Word May Be Toxic, but Amnesty Is Everywhere

NYTimes.com/ The Upshot

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 is quoted in a blog post about amnesty.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Should Facebook and Twitter Be Regulated Under the First Amendment?—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

WIRED

Lincoln Caplan is the Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Martin Luther King Has a Lesson for NFL Players—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Taking A Knee: How To Squander A Teaching Moment—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

HuffingtonPost

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law Emeritus at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Banned in an ad, just fine in a tweet

The Washington Post

Kate Klonick, a fellow with the Information Society Project and PhD candidate, is quoted in an article about Twitter’s advertising policies.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


On Contraception, It’s Church Over State—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Monday, October 9, 2017


What Realists Don’t Understand About Law—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Scott J. Shapiro ’90

Foriegn Policy

Oona A. Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and Scott Shapiro is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy at Yale Law School.

Sunday, October 8, 2017


The Meaning of the Second Amendment

CNN/ GPS with Fareed Zakaria

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 was interviewed about the roots of the Second Amendment.

Sunday, October 8, 2017


Supreme Court ponders if lawyer can concede client’s guilt when accused claims innocence

Washington Post

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox is quoted in an article about whether it violates the Constitution for a defense counsel to concede a client’s guilt against the accused’s wishes.

Saturday, October 7, 2017


What drove the men who recast the rules of engagement?

Washington Independent

A review of “The Internationalists,” the new book by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90.

Friday, October 6, 2017


Women in the boardroom: Has the time for quotas arrived?—A Commentary by Aaron Dhir and Sarah Kaplan

The Globe and Mail

Aaron Dhir is a Visiting Professor of Law and the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Distinguished Senior Fellow at Yale Law School and Sarah Kaplan is the director of the Institute for Gender and the Economy and a distinguished professor at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management.

Friday, October 6, 2017


The Equifax Aftermath – We Need More Hacking

LawFare

Ido Kilovaty is a Research Scholar in Law, a Cyber Fellow at the Center for Global Legal Challenges, and a Resident Fellow at the Information Society Project at Yale Law School.

Thursday, October 5, 2017


Barbarian Virtues

The Nation

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn reviews James C. Scott’s book Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States.

Thursday, October 5, 2017


Industry Lawsuits Try to Paint Environmental Activism as Illegal Racket

Inside Climate News

Director of the Environmental Protection Clinic and Clinical Lecturer in Law Josh Galperin is quoted in an article about a suit filed against Greenpeace by Resolute Forest Products, a Canadian logging and paper company.

Thursday, October 5, 2017


A Federal Investigation Into ‘Reverse-Discrimination’ at Harvard

The Atlantic

Martin R. Flug Visiting Professor of Law Daria Roithmayr is quoted in an article about a federal investigation into reverse discrimination at Harvard.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017


What America Taught the Nazis

The Atlantic

Hitler’s American Model, a book by Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88, is discussed in an article.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017


Vets sue Defense Department over 1966 Spain H-bomb mishap

Associated Press

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic filed a lawsuit on behalf of airmen who were exposed to radiation in a hydrogen bomb accident in Spain.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017


Meet the Author

The National WWII Museum

An interview with Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90 on their new book on “The Internationalists.”

Monday, October 2, 2017


The Trump administration's Obamacare 'sabotage' has reached a new level

Yahoo Finance

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about planned HeathCare.gov downtime occurring on the first day of an open enrollment period.

Monday, October 2, 2017


As high court term begins, Trump reshapes federal judiciary from top to bottom

The Christian Science Monitor

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about President Trump’s nominations of federal court judges.

Monday, October 2, 2017


Outlawing War: Did It Work Better Than We Thought?

War on the Rocks

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona A. Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90 are interview about their book The Internationalists

Saturday, September 30, 2017


The Lawfare Podcast: Oona Hathaway and Scott Shapiro on 'The Internationalists'

Lawfare

An interview with Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90 on their new book on “The Internationalists.”

Friday, September 29, 2017


Outgoing DEA administrator urges more awareness for opioid crisis as ODs skyrocket

New Haven Register

A report on a conference on the opioid crisis in Connecticut that was co-sponsored by the U.S. Attorney’s Office and Yale Law School. Similar stories appeared in the Hartford Courant, New Haven Independent, and on WTNH.

Friday, September 29, 2017


There’s Still No Reason to Think the Kellogg-Briand Pact Accomplished Anything

Foreign Policy

A discussion of “The Internationalists,” the new book by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 and Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy Scott Shapiro ’90.

Thursday, September 28, 2017


Lessons From a Travel Ban Clash That Wasn’t—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Thursday, September 28, 2017


Bergdahl’s Request for White House Meeting Info Declined by Judge

Sputnik

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about his client Bowe Bergdahl.

Thursday, September 28, 2017


The Case for Constitutional Reform in Poland—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Yale Global Online

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017


Do Trump’s NFL Attacks Violate the First Amendment?—A Commentary by Robert Post ’77

Politico

Robert Post ’77 is a Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017


Will Trump’s Latest Travel Ban Pass Muster With The Supreme Court?

WSHU

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted in a story about President Trump’s latest travel ban.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017


Friends, Enemies, and Trump's First Amendment Violations—A Commentary by Robert Post ’77

Take Care

Robert Post ’77 is a Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017


Senate Stumbles in Bid to Check Trump’s Firing Arm

Courthouse News

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is quoted in an article about bills introduced by the Senate about Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

Monday, September 25, 2017


ProPublica Seeks Source Code for New York City’s Disputed DNA Software

ProPublica

ProPublica is petitioning for access to the source code for New York City’s proprietary DNA software with the assistance of the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic.

Monday, September 25, 2017


Fire NFL Players for Protesting? Union Deals Make That Unlikely

Bloomberg.com

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law James Bhandary-Alexander is quoted in an article about constitutional rights within the workplace.

Friday, September 22, 2017


Judge orders Army to review discharge status of two CT vets

The Day

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93, clinical lecturer Aaron Wenzloff, and students with the Veterans’ Legal Services Clinic are mentioned in a story about two Army veterans who have petitioned to have their discharge status upgraded by the Army.

Thursday, September 21, 2017


Unilateral Rocket Man—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Slate.com

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Would Trump attack North Korea? Here’s what we learned from his ‘Rocket Man’ speech at the U.N.—A Commentary by Mira Rapp-Hooper

The Washington Post

Mira Rapp-Hooper is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School, as well as a Senior Fellow at Yale’s Paul Tsai China Center. 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Report: Latest Republican Efforts To Reform Health Care Could Cost Connecticut Billions

WNPR

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a story about the latest Republican attempt to repeal and replace the ACA.

Friday, September 15, 2017


More Rules for Launching Nukes Won't Make U.S. Safer—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, September 15, 2017


Experts: Veterans should ‘get out in the streets’ to protest government’s handling of ‘bad paper’

Stars and Stripes

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article about a presentation he took part in in Washington regarding the military’s and VA’s handling of other-than-honorable discharges.

Friday, September 15, 2017


The Parochialism of American Cosmopolitanism—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

Lawfare

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Friday, September 15, 2017


The National Book Awards Longlist: Nonfiction

The New Yorker

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 has been named a finalist for a National Book Award for “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.”

Friday, September 15, 2017


FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Sweetening the Deal

Traders Magazine Online News

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is cited in an article about rebates, the pricing mechanism employed by exchanges that pays for broker order flow.

Friday, September 15, 2017


In Detroit, the end of blight is in sight

The Economist

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in an article about the rebuilding of Detroit.

Friday, September 15, 2017


A Prison Sentence Ends. But the Stigma Doesn’t.—A Commentary by James Forman Jr. ’92

The New York Times

James Forman Jr. ’92 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, September 14, 2017


An Old Supreme Court Dream—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

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