Monday, August 13, 2018


Trump’s Sabotage of Obamacare is Illegal—A Commentary by Nicholas Bagley and Abbe R. Gluck ’00

NYTimes.com

Nicholas Bagley is a professor of law at the University of Michigan, and Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, August 13, 2018


Musk's Belated Explanation Is Unlikely to Get SEC Off His Back

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the SEC response to communications from Elon Musk regarding taking Tesla Inc. private.

Sunday, August 12, 2018


NYSE is putting its own interest ahead of investors’

Financial Times

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 contributed to a commentary about the New York Stock Exchange.

Friday, August 10, 2018


Our Own Idiosyncratic Version of the Same Ethno-Nationalist Dynamic: Talking to Amy Chua

Los Angeles Review of Books/ Dialogue Diary

John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law Amy Chua was interviewed about her latest release, “Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations.”

Wednesday, August 8, 2018


Stop worrying about Kavanaugh, liberals. Start winning the political argument.—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The Washington Post

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

Monday, August 6, 2018


‘Social Control’ And ‘Broken Windows’

RNN/ Richard French Live

Associate Professor of Law Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 was interviewed about her new book, Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing.

Thursday, August 2, 2018


Trump's undermining of Obamacare violates

NBC

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a story about a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s efforts to derail the Affordable Care Act.

Thursday, August 2, 2018


Four cities sue Trump saying ObamaCare 'sabotage' violates Constitution

The Hill

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a story about a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s efforts to change the Affordable Care Act.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018


There is no liberal case for Kavanaugh—A Commentary by David Singh Grewal ’02, Amy Kapczynski ’03, and Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08

Los Angeles Times

David Singh Grewal ’02 is a Professor of Law, Amy Kapczynski ’03 is a Professor of Law, and Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018


Yale Cyber Leadership Forum Releases Free Report on Key Areas of Cyber Risk

Newswire

A report on cyber security by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona A. Hathaway ’97, Ido Kilovaty, and Edward Wittenstein ’12 is discussed.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018


Context Matters When We Scrutinize Online Threats—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.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018


Ahead of the Curve: Law Journals Innovating? Believe It.

Law.com

Professor of Law Abbe Gluck ’00 and Nick Werle ’18 are quoted in an article about an innovative new law journal series on the opioid epidemic led by the Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018


In Trade War With China, U.S. Can’t Get Out of Its Own Way—A Commentary by Shannon Togawa Mercer and Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Shannon Togawa Mercer is a Senior Editor at Lawfare and Robert D. Williams is Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center, as well as Senior Research Scholar and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018


The Liberal Order Is More Than a Myth—A Commentary by Rebecca Friedman Lissner and Mira Rapp-Hooper

Foreign Affairs

Mira Rapp-Hooper is a Senior Fellow at the Paul Tsai China Center and Senior Research Scholar at Yale Law School and Rebecca Friedman Lissner is a Research Fellow at Perry World House at the University of Pennsylvania.

Sunday, July 29, 2018


If You Work for Trump, Should You Quit?

Bloomberg.com

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law Stephen Carter ’79 took part in a discussion on whether you should work for a president you don’t agree with.

Friday, July 27, 2018


Democrats need a Plan B for the Supreme Court. Here’s one option.—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and John Fabian Witt ’99

The Washington Post

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor and John Fabian Witt ’99 is Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Friday, July 27, 2018


Kavanaugh, Nixon and the Death of Rational Discourse—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.

Thursday, July 26, 2018


The ‘Social Control’ Elements of New York’s Criminal Justice System

The New York Times

A review of Associate Professor of Law Issa Kohler-Hausmann's ’08 book Misdemeanorland.

Thursday, July 26, 2018


Impeaching Rod Rosenstein? Oh, Please—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.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018


The Innovation-Security Conundrum in U.S.-China Relations—A Commentary by Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Robert D. Williams is a Lecturer in Law, Senior Research Scholar in Law, and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 23, 2018


The fate of the ACA could turn on Judge Kavanaugh’s appointment—A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00

Vox

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 23, 2018


Defense lawyer: Attorney General Sessions objected to 9/11 trial plea deal

Miami Herald

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about trials in the 9/11 terrorism case.

Sunday, July 22, 2018


The Beautiful Fantasy of Silent Don; It’s hard to focus on Trump’s policies when there are so many words to get angry about.—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.

Thursday, July 19, 2018


Can Congress Subpoena The Interpreter From Trump’s Putin Meeting? Experts Aren’t Sure. Some constitutional scholars want lawmakers to try anyway.

Huffington Post

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted in an article about whether the Senate can subpoena the U.S. interpreter who was in the room during the private meeting between President Trump and Vladimir Putin.

Thursday, July 19, 2018


Land Surveyors Are Paying the Price of Progress—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, July 18, 2018


A Kavanaugh Signal 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.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018


Marcia Chambers, 78, Who Shook Golf With Her Reporting on Discrimination

The New York Times

An obituary for Senior Research Scholar in Law Marcia Chambers ’81 MSL who died on July 13 at the age of 78.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018


What We Think About Supreme Court Hearings Is Wrong—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.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018


Immigrant Children, Parents Reunified In Connecticut, But What's Next?

The Hartford Courant

Clinical Professor of Law Muneer Ahmad and Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 are quoted in a report on the reunification of two children and their parents who had been separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. The children were represented by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic and CT Legal Services. 

Monday, July 16, 2018


Prosecutor: 2 immigrant children to be reunited with parents

CT Post

Hannah Schoen ’19 is quoted in a story about the release of two children being held in Connecticut and a reunion with their parents after being separated at the U.S. border. The children are being represented by the Connecticut Legal Services and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 16, 2018


Pioneering Judges Keep A Closer Eye On Class Action Deals

Law360

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about judges who are tracking settlements in the wake of class action rulings. 

Monday, July 16, 2018


Defendants on Probation Can Be Jailed for Drug Relapse, Court Rules

The New York Times

Clinical Professor of Law Fiona Doherty ’99 is quoted in an article about the impact of probation on substance abusers.

Sunday, July 15, 2018


Editorial: Connecticut should end practice of ‘prison gerrymandering’

New Haven Register

Ashley Hall ’19 is quoted in an editorial in support of a lawsuit filed last month by the NAACP and the Rule of Law Clinic charging the Connecticut with prison gerrymandering.

Friday, July 13, 2018


UPDATED: Detention of Immigrant Children in Conn. Custody Ruled Unconstitutional

Law.com

A federal judge in Connecticut ruled that the separation of two children taken from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border is unconstitutional. The case was argued in court by Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08. Hannah Schoen ’19 and Carolyn O’Connor ’18, with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, are quoted.

Friday, July 13, 2018


Policing, Legal Estrangement, and Marginality

Vera Institute of Justice

Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 is interviewed about her scholarship into the issues around policing in urban and marginalized communities.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Cities In Distress: What Chicago's Bankruptcy May Look Like—A Commentary by Adam Levitin and David Schleicher

Law 360

Adam J. Levitin is the Agnes N. Williams Research Professor and Professor of Law at Georgetown University and David Schleicher is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Federal judge delays decision on reuniting children with parents in immigration case

CT Mirror

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 is quoted in a story about a hearing on whether to reunite two children being held in Connecticut with their parents after being separated at the U.S. border. The children are being represented by the Connecticut Legal Services and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018


Supreme Court Justices Should Be Elected—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.

Monday, July 9, 2018


What Is Federalism in Healthcare For?—A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 & Nicole Huberfeld

Stanford Law Review

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School; Nicole Huberfeld is Professor of Health Law, Ethics & Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law.

Monday, July 9, 2018


Immigrant Children In Connecticut Sue After Being Separated From Parents

WNPR

The Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic’s case on behalf of two children, taken from their parents at the U.S.- Mexico border and sent to a Connecticut facility, suing the federal government is discussed.

Monday, July 9, 2018


A Liberal’s Case for Brett Kavanaugh—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

The New York Times

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 9, 2018


Ill. inmate says he has been locked up for decades by impostor, not real judge

InJustice Watch

Harvey Karp Visiting Lecturer in Law Stephen Bright is quoted in an article about an inmate’s efforts to overturn his conviction, contending that the judge who sentenced him did not legally win his seat on the bench.

Sunday, July 8, 2018


Young Women Face First Fight Over Abortion—A Commentary by Rachel Kogan ’19 and Erica Turret ’20

The Hartford Courant

Rachel Kogan ’19 and Erica Turret ’20 are students at Yale Law School.

Saturday, July 7, 2018


Two Children Held In Connecticut After Separation From Parents At Border Sue Government

The Hartford Courant

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 is quoted in an article about two children, taken from their parents at the U.S.- Mexico border and sent to a Connecticut facility, who are suing the federal government with the help of the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic. 

Friday, July 6, 2018


Two immigrant children in Connecticut sue over family separations

CT Mirror

A report on two children, taken from their parents at the U.S.- Mexico border and sent to a Connecticut facility, who are suing the federal government with the help of the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.

Thursday, July 5, 2018


Inside the AEL’s celebrated summer school

EUI Life

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn is quoted in a report on his lecture at the Academy of European Law summer session.

Thursday, July 5, 2018


The Muslim ban expands the cruel policy of family separation—A Commentary by Rachel Brown ’20 and Georgia Travers ’19

The Washington Post

Rachel Brown ’20 and Georgia Travers ’19 are students at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018


The Muslim Ban Expands the Cruel Policy of Family Separation— A Commentary by Rachel Brown '20 and Georgia Travers '19

The Washington Post

Rachel Brown '20 and Georgia Travers '19 are students at Yale Law School and co-authors of the report “Window Dressing the Muslim Ban: Reports of Waivers and Mass Denials From Yemeni-American Families Stuck in Limbo.”

Monday, July 2, 2018


What Justice Kennedy's Legacy Could Mean for the Future of the Supreme Court—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar '84

TIME

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 2, 2018


Just Security Podcast: Harold Koh and Cristina Rodríguez on the Travel Ban

Just Security

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh and Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez '00 were featured on a podcast discussing the travel ban.

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