Friday, October 20, 2017


Second Circuit Grants Trump's Stay in Pair of DACA Suits

New York Law Journal

Deputy Dean for Experiential Education, a Clinical Professor of Law, and the Director of the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization Muneer Ahmad is mentioned in a report on Batalla Vidal v Baran, that challenges the Trump administration’s termination of the DACA program. The plaintiff is represented by Ahmad and students with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.

Thursday, October 19, 2017


When the World Outlawed War

The Atlantic

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 were interviewed about their new book “The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.” 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


Bergdahl lawyers: Judge should throw out case over new Trump comment

Stars and Stripes

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about comments made by President Trump regarding his client, Bowe Bergdahl, who plead guilty to charges of desertion on Monday.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


Yale Team's Bias Argument Boosts Inmate's New Trial Hopes

Law360

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox and Heather Richard ’18, Erin Biel ’18 and Jamie Durling’18 are mentioned in an article about an amicus brief filed by the Ethics Bureau at YLS in support of a Louisiana death-row inmate.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee Talks DLT, Blockchain

National Law Journal

A report on a panel discussion about blockchain technology that included Nancy Liao ’05, Associate Research Scholar in Law and the John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director, Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


National Police Union Mum on Brutality Concerns

The American Prospect

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares is quoted in an article about the Fraternal Order of Police.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017


President Trump admits he’s trying to kill Obamacare. That’s illegal — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck '00

Vox

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

Tuesday, October 17, 2017


What post-Weinstein Hollywood can learn from '90s sexual harassment training

The Conversation

Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences Vicki Schultz is quoted in an article about how employers might approach sexual harassment in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017


After the Weinstein scandal, a new app aims to help victims come forward sooner

Sacramento Bee

William K. Townsend Professor Ian Ayres ’86 is quoted in an article about a software he helped develop that allows individuals to file encrypted, confidential complaints of sexual harassment and assault.

Monday, October 16, 2017


Trump’s EPA to Curb Legal Settlements With Environmentalists

Bloomberg Law/ Big Law Business

Director of the Environmental Protection Clinic and Clinical Lecturer in Law Josh Galperin is quoted in a blog post about a push by the Trump administration to curb legal settlements between the EPA and conservationists.

Monday, October 16, 2017


New device detects texting while driving, but is it legal?

National Public Radio/ Marketplace

Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Stanton First Amendment Fellow Hannah Bloch-Wehba is quoted in a story about privacy issues related to accessing phone records for those involved in motor vehicle accidents.

Monday, October 16, 2017


The End of War?

BBC/ Start of The Week

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 was interviewed about her new book “The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.” 

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


What happened to a 1928 pact to “outlaw war”?

Prospect

A review of “The Internationalists,” the 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.

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


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.

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.

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


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.

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.

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


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.”

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.

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

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.

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


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.

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.

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


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.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017


The Internationalists

C-SPAN/Book TV

A broadcast of a talk on “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.

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.

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