Tuesday, April 7, 2020


COVID-19 Shows How the U.S. Got National Security Wrong — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97

Just Security

Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and a Counselor to the Dean at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020


Coronavirus: In Defense of Conspiracy Theories — A Commentary by Donald Elliott ’74

The American Spectator

E. Donald Elliott ’74 is a Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020


How the Republican Party Took Over the Supreme Court

The New Republic

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Fabian Witt ’99 reviews two recent books about the Supreme Court in The New Republic.

Monday, April 6, 2020


How Will We Know When It’s Time to Reopen the Nation?

The New York Times

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves is quoted in the New York Times about how to gauge when to reopen the country.

Monday, April 6, 2020


Rube Goldberg and Military Justice — A Commentary by Eugene Fidell

Just Security

Eugene R. Fidell is the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law.

 

Sunday, April 5, 2020


Unsanitized: Placing Consumers at the Forefront of Relief Efforts — A Commentary by Norman I. Silber and Jeff Sovern

The American Prospect

Norman I. Silber is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School. Jeff Sovern is a professor of law at St. John’s University School of Law.

Sunday, April 5, 2020


Sonia Shah on how animal microbes become human pandemics

When We Talk About Animals Podcast

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law Jennifer Skene ’14 and Viveca Morris, Executive Director, Law, Ethics & Animals Program, interviewed journalist Sonia Shah about how animal microbes become human pandemics.

Friday, April 3, 2020


There’s Only One Thing Stopping Trump From Deporting Health Care Workers — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 et al.

Abbe R. Gluck is a Professor of Law and the founding Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy at Yale Law School. Bill Aseltyne, Beth Essig, and Debra L. Zumwalt are general counsels for health care systems.

Friday, April 3, 2020


America has no federal response to this crisis

Vox

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in Vox about the lack of federal response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Thursday, April 2, 2020


COVID-19 shows that what we’re doing to animals is killing us, too — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Los Angeles Times

Viveca Morris is an Associate Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020


Trump Draws Fire for Balking at Reopening Obamacare Amid Virus

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in Bloomberg Law on the administration’s refusal to reopen the Affordable Care Act exchanges during the coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020


Feingold leads American Constitution Society

NJ Today

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a New Jersey Today story about Russ Feingold, who has been named the new president of the American Constitution Society.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020


Prison outbreak affects health of entire state — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 et al.

CT Post

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy. Andrew Clark is director of the Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy at Central Connecticut State University; Dr. Lisa Puglisi is an assistant professor of medicine at Yale School of Medicine and co-director of the Transitions Clinic Yale-New Haven; Dr. Emily Wang is an associate professor of medicine at Yale School of Medicine and co-director of the Transitions Clinic Yale-New Haven.

Monday, March 30, 2020


Fed’s big boost for BlackRock raises eyebrows on Wall Street

Financial Times

Professor of Law John Morley ’06 is quoted in the Financial Times about the Federal Bank’s infusion of $1.5 billion into an exchange traded fund managed by BlackRock.

Monday, March 30, 2020


We Need a Public Health New Deal: Neoliberal Austerity & Private Healthcare Worsened U.S. Pandemic

Democracy Now!

Professor of Law Amy Kapczynski ’03 and YLS associate professor (adjunct) Gregg Gonsalves were interviewed by Democracy Now! about public health policy in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.

Monday, March 30, 2020


Undocumented immigrants working on pandemic’s front lines fear for health and home

USA Today

USA Today reports on the letter sent to the Supreme Court by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic urging that the administration’s decision to terminate DACA should be blocked in light of the pandemic.

Monday, March 30, 2020


Protecting Prisoners in Pandemics Is a Constitutional Must — A Commentary by Judith Resnik

Bloomberg Law

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, March 27, 2020


Civil Rights Groups Sue Bristol County Sheriff, ICE Over COVID-19 Risks

WGBH

WGBH (Boston) reported on a suit filed by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic on behalf of ICE detainees that claims that the detainees are being exposed to the coronavirus with no health protections.

Friday, March 27, 2020


‘Dreamers’ Tell Supreme Court Ending DACA During Pandemic Would Be ‘Catastrophic’

The New York Times

Sol Goldman Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization Muneer Ahmad and YLS student Ramis Wadood ’21 are quoted in the New York Times about a letter filed by the Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic informing the Supreme Court of how the COVID-19 pandemic bears on its case challenging the 2017 termination of the DACA policy.

Friday, March 27, 2020


Markets v. Lives — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Gregg Gonsalves

Boston Review

Amy Kapczynski ’03 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership. Gregg Gonsalves is an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership.

Thursday, March 26, 2020


Will the Supreme Court Protect ‘Ministers’ From Their Church? — 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, March 26, 2020


To Help Develop The Safest, Most Effective Coronavirus Tests, Treatments, And Vaccines, Ensure Public Access To Clinical Research Data — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 et al.

Health Affairs

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 and colleagues have written a commentary for the Health Affairs blog urging public access to clinical research data during the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, March 26, 2020


In the fight against the coronavirus, be careful not to damage democracy — A Commentary by Duncan Hosie ’21

Hartford Courant

Duncan Hosie is a member of the Yale Law School class of 2021.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020


The missing piece from the stimulus package that could boost the economy — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05

CNN

Yair Listokin ’05 is the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, March 23, 2020


Happy Tenth Birthday, Obamacare: This Crisis Would Be Much Worse Without You — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 and Erica Turret ’20

Health Affairs

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy. Erica Turret is a member of the Yale Law School class of 2020.

Monday, March 23, 2020


National security matters more than ever in new era of coronavirus crisis — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

The Hill

Paul W. Kahn ’80 is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities at Yale Law School.

Monday, March 23, 2020


How Far Could the Fed Go in Responding to COVID-19?

Knowledge@Wharton

Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law Yair Listokin ’05 is quoted in a Knowledge@Warton articleabout the U.S. Federal Reserve Bank’s response to the coronavirus. He is interviewed in a related podcast.

Monday, March 23, 2020


Washing your hands is not enough — A Commentary by Manny Rutinel ’21 and Zoe Novic

Yale Daily News

Manny Rutinel is a member of the Yale Law School class of 2021. Zoe Novic a student at the Yale School of Public Health. Both are Student Fellows of the Law, Ethics and Animals Program at Yale Law School.

Saturday, March 21, 2020


In Case You Were Wondering, It’s Legal to Close State Borders — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, March 19, 2020


What the Ebola Crisis Can Teach Us About Quarantines

The New York Times

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 and William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 are quoted in the New York Times about quarantine procedures in Connecticut during the Ebola scare in 2014.

Thursday, March 19, 2020


NBA draws ire as players tested for coronavirus amid national kit shortage

USA Today

Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves is quoted in USA Today about the NBA’s testing of players for coronavirus amid a national shortage of test kits.

Thursday, March 19, 2020


U.S. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking to Avert 2020 Census Undercount

Reuters

Nikita Lalwani ’20 is quoted in by Reuters on the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic on behalf of a nonprofit group alleging that federal cost-cutting threatened undercounts of blacks, Hispanics, immigrants and the homeless in the 2020 Census.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020


Will The Coronavirus Push Us From Cruelty To A ‘Politics Of Care’?

The Appeal

An article by Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Gregg Gonsalves, an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership, is the subject of a story in The Appeal about the coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020


The Families First Coronavirus Response Act Is Necessary But Not Sufficient — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00, Erica Turret ’20 et al.

Health Affairs

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00, Erica Turret ’20, and an interdisciplinary group of health policy experts have a new paper in Health Affairs advising Congress on legislation needed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020


Advocates Urge Prisoner Releases Before Virus Strikes

CT News Junkie

The Lowenstein International Human Rights Law Clinic is mentioned in a CT News Junkie article about groups that are advocating for the release of prisoners in an effort to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 virus within Connecticut prisons.

Monday, March 16, 2020


Bloomberg Opinion Radio: Weekend Edition for 3-13-20

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 was interviewed for a Bloomberg Opinion Radio podcast about the Security and Exchange Commission’s proposed regulations on freedom of information.

Saturday, March 14, 2020


What Would a Proper Coronavirus Stimulus Plan Look Like?

The New Yorker

A blueprint for federal legal assistance and coronavirus legislation by a team of experts including Professor of Law and founding Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00,  Erica Turret ’20, and others is mentioned in the New Yorker.

Friday, March 13, 2020


Alone Against the Virus — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Gregg Gonsalves

Boston Review

Amy Kapczynski ’03 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership. Gregg Gonsalves is an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership.

Thursday, March 12, 2020


Five ways public health officials should respond to coronavirus — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski ’03 et al.

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Amy Kapczynski ’03 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership. Scott Burris ’87 is a professor of law and the director of the Center for Public Health Law Research at Temple Law School. Albert Ko is a professor of epidemiology and medicine at Yale Medical School.

Thursday, March 12, 2020


The Supreme Court’s Fictional Middle Ground on Abortion — 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, March 12, 2020


Universal Health Care is a National Security Issue — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97 and Jacob Hacker

Just Security

Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and a Counselor to the Dean at Yale Law School. Jacob S. Hacker is Stanley Resor Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University.

Monday, March 9, 2020


The Supreme Court Has a Special ‘Friend’: The Justice Department

The New York Times

Yale Law School students Darcy Covert ’20 and A.J. Wang ’20 are quoted in a New York Times article about a study they conducted about who gets time to argue amici briefs before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Thursday, March 5, 2020


How a Dating App Helped a Generation of Chinese Come Out of the Closet

The New York Times Magazine

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Darius Longarino is quoted in a New York Times Magazine article about China's largest gay dating app.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


The Infinity and Beyond Burger: Yalies learn about plant-based meat

Yale Daily News

Viveca Morris, executive director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School, is quoted in the Yale Daily News about plant-based alternatives to meat.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


Another Obamacare Test Looms for Chief Justice John Roberts

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in Bloomberg Law about the latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act at the Supreme Court.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


After one alarming tax fairness study, CT is wary of launching a second

CT Mirror

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Anika Singh Lemar is quoted in a CT Mirror article about Connecticut taxes.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020


President Trump ‘strongly considering’ closing border as coronavirus spreads

Associated Press

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 is quoted by the Associated Press about the coronavirus.

Monday, March 2, 2020


Présidentielle américaine 2020 — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

Le Monde (France)

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Friday, February 28, 2020


Is the Pardon Power Unlimited? — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh et al.

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Rosa Hayes ’20, Dana Khabbaz ’21, Michael Loughlin ’21, Nicole Ng ’22, Ayoub Ouederni ’21, and Brandon Willmore ’21 are coauthors.

Thursday, February 27, 2020


The Supreme Court Nears the Moment of Truth on Religion — 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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