Wednesday, October 16, 2019


Drug Giants Close In on a $50 Billion Settlement of Opioid Cases

The New York Times

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in the New York Times about responses from giant drug companies and manufacturers to more than 2,300 state and federal lawsuits.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019


Trump Is Trying Hard To Thwart Obamacare. How's That Going?

National Public Radio

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in an NPR story about changes to the Affordable Care Act under President Trump.

Monday, October 14, 2019


What If Poor Nations Were Paid to Take In Refugees? — 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, October 14, 2019


Heads Up: A Ruling On The Latest Challenge To The Affordable Care Act Is Coming

National Public Radio

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in an NPR story on challenges to the Affordable Care Act in Texas v. Azar.

Thursday, October 10, 2019


New Trump Orders: Guidance Should Be A Shield, Not A Sword

Forbes

Professor of Law Nicholas R. Nicholas Parrillo’s work is discused in Forbes.

Thursday, October 10, 2019


What Do Trump's Orders Mean For Agency Guidance?

Law360

Professor of Law Nicholas R. Nicholas Parrillo’s work is discused in Law360.

Thursday, October 10, 2019


A Supreme Court Abortion Case That Tests the Court Itself — 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, October 9, 2019


Canada Opens the Door to Public Scrutiny of Clinical Drug Trials

Undark

Scholarship by Professor of Law Amy Kapczynski ’03 and Jeannie Kim ’18 is cited in an Undark story on public access to research results on new drugs and treatments.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019


Community Policing

WSHU

WSHU covers a study of New Haven's community policing policy, a field experiment funded in part by the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019


The evolution of Title VII: How one discrimination case could change the course of gay rights

Mic

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in Mic about the cases before the Supreme Court that will determine whether federal law prohibits employment discrimination against LGBTQ people.

Sunday, October 6, 2019


Temporary restraining orders in Connecticut don’t always take effect; that needs to change — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and Brandon Costello ’19

Hartford Courant

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor & Anne Urowsky Professorial Fellow in Law at Yale Law School. Brendan Costello is a 2019 graduate of Yale Law School.

Sunday, October 6, 2019


Fired for being gay? LGBTQ rights return to Supreme Court.

Christian Science Monitor

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in the Christian Science Monitor about the cases before the Supreme Court that will determine whether federal law prohibits employment discrimination against LGBTQ people.

 

Thursday, October 3, 2019


Degrading strip search of 200 women prisoners cries out for courts to act — A Commentary by Judith Resnik

CNN Opinion

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

Thursday, October 3, 2019


Bruce Ackerman on Revolutionary Constitutions

The Politics Guys

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was a guest on The Politics Guys podcast where he discussed his latest book, Revolutionary Constitutions: Charismatic Leadership and the Rule of Law.

Thursday, October 3, 2019


Americans Agree on Abortion Much More Than You’d Think

Teen Vogue

Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is quoted in Teen Vogue about public opinion on abortion rights.

 

Wednesday, October 2, 2019


Gag order in Jennifer Dulos case could set CT precedent

New Haven Register

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David A. Schulz is quoted in the New Haven Register about the potential effects of gag orders in Connecticut.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019


Doug Kysar at the Brooks Institute Animal Legal and Policy Studies Summit 2019

Brooks Institute

Douglas Kysar, LEAP Faculty Co-Director and Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law at Yale Law School, spoke at the 2019 Brooks Institute for Animal Rights Law & Policy Summit about the importance of grappling with questions about how our society uses laws and regulations to prevent, manage and respond to threats of harm to life.

Monday, September 30, 2019


Trump’s Impeachment–What Comes Next?—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is a Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, September 30, 2019


At 70, People's Republic Of China Faces Economic And Political Headwinds

NPR

 Professor of Law Taisu Zhang ’08 is quoted in a National Public Radio story about the 70th anniversary of The People’s Republic of China.

Thursday, September 26, 2019


Hear Ye, Hear Ye! First Amendment Clinics Trending at Law Schools

Law.com

The Law School's Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic is mentioned in a Law.com story about First Amendement clinics at law schools.

Thursday, September 26, 2019


Impeachment isn’t the answer to America’s political crisis — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The Guardian

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

Wednesday, September 25, 2019


Second Circuit Green-Lights NAACP Lawsuit Over ‘Prisoner Gerrymandering’

Law.com

Law.com reports that a lawsuit filed by the NAACP over prison gerrymandering in Connecticut can move ahead. The plaintiffs are represented in part by the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic. Clinic director and William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 and Alaa Chaker ’20 are mentioned.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019


There Was More to the Price Hike on Stamps Than the Cost — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Three LGBTQ Cases Are Set to Put the Supreme Court's Conservative Principles on Trial

Newsweek

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in Newsweek about three LGBTQ cases to be heard at the Supreme Court this term.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Jack Goldsmith and John Fabian Witt on 'To Save the Country'

Lawfare Podcast

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Fabian Witt ’99 and Jack Goldsmith ’89 were guests on the podcast, where they discussed Professor Witt’s new book To Save the Country: A Lost Treatise on Martial Law.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Say Hello To The Sworn Enemy Of Travel Scams

Forbes

A report on a case brought by the San Francisco city attorney against two travel companies alleging unlawful business practices. The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project is assisting with the lawsuit.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Hear Ye, Hear Ye! First Amendment Clinics Trending at Law Schools

Law.com

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an article about the growing number of First Amendment clinics at law schools across the country.

Monday, September 23, 2019


Trump’s refugee limits betray past Republican presidents and the founders — A Commentary by Peter Schuck

The Los Angeles Times

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

Monday, September 23, 2019


Can Someone Be Fired for Being Gay? The Supreme Court Will Decide

The New York Times

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in the New York Times about cases before the Supreme Court regarding protections from workplace discrimination against LGBTQ Americans.

Monday, September 23, 2019


Lawsuit calls for full public view of executions in Virginia

Associated Press

Several news organizations including the Associated Press have filed a lawsuit requesting full access to Virginia’s executions. The plaintiffs are represented by the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic at Yale Law School.

Sunday, September 22, 2019


When ‘Run’ on Partners Starts, So Does Race to Save the Law Firm

Bloomberg Law

Professor of Law John D. Morley ’06 is quoted in Bloomberg, where he discusses the relationship between partner ownership and law firm stability.

Saturday, September 21, 2019


Is Airbnb next year’s hottest float — or another WeWork facing a regulatory tidal wave?

Daily Telegraph (London)

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in the Daily Telegraph about resistance to Airbnb’s public offering.

Friday, September 20, 2019


Amid Iran tensions, what are U.S. obligations to Saudi Arabia?

PBS NewsHour

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a PBS NewsHour article on America’s obligations to Saudi Arabia in the wake of the attack on its oil facilities.

Friday, September 20, 2019


Rulemaking in China: Public Participation is Taking a Leap Forward

China Business Review

Paul Tsai China Center senior fellow Jamie Horsley is quoted in the China Business Review about China’s changing approach to public input into legislation.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019


What Reconstruction-Era Laws Can Teach Our Democracy

The New York Times

Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law Lincoln Caplan reviewed Eric Foner’s book How the Civil War and Reconstruction Remade the Constitution.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019


Purdue Pharma Responds to Wave of Opioids Litigation by Filing for Bankruptcy. What Happens Now?

Time

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 is quoted in Time about the consequences of Purdue Pharma filing for bankruptcy in their settlement regarding the opioid crisis.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019


The Electoral College Flips Elections More Than We Thought — 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, September 12, 2019


Religious Crusaders at the Supreme Court’s Gates — 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 12, 2019


The Garden of College Excellence Is Growing Weeds – A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Minding the Campus

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

Wednesday, September 11, 2019


America’s Long History of Resisting Self-Service — A Commentary by 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, September 11, 2019


Green Beret Fights to Sue Military Doctors

MedPage Today

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene R. Fidell is quoted in MedPage Today about the limits of a Supreme Court case that bars active-duty service members from suing the government for negligence.

Monday, September 9, 2019


The Meritocrat Who Wants to Unwind the Meritocracy

The New York Times

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 is interviewed in The New York Times about his new book The Meritocracy Trap: How America’s Foundational Myth Feeds Inequality, Dismantles the Middle Class and Devours the Elite.

Monday, September 9, 2019


Are The U.S. And China Headed For A Cold War?

NPR / Morning Edition

Visiting Lecturer in Law Susan A. Thornton is quoted on National Public Radio’s Morning Edition about the future of U.S. relations with China.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019


Symposium: Textualism’s moment of truth — A Commentary by William N. Eskridge, Jr. ’78

SCOTUSblog

Professor William N. Eskridge, Jr. ’78 is the John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019


Opioid Legal Fight Closer to Costly Asbestos Suits Than Tobacco

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 comparing opioid lawsuits to tobacco and asbestos litigation.

Monday, September 2, 2019


When It Comes to Voting, You Can’t Phone It In — A Commentary by A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Monday, September 2, 2019


How The Times Uses FOIA to Obtain Information the Public Has a Right to Know

NYTimes.com

The Media Freedom & Information Access (MFIA) Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about how the newspaper uses FOIA lawsuits to gain access to information.

Friday, August 30, 2019


Harp Bolsters Protections for Undocumented Immigrants

Yale Daily News

William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law and Counselor to the Dean Michael J. Wishnie ’93 is quoted in a news story about New Haven Mayor Toni Harp’s executive order strengthening protections for undocumented immigrants.

Friday, August 30, 2019


Civil Rights Turned Topsy-Turvy — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

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

Friday, August 30, 2019


The brain, the criminal and the courts

Knowable Magazine

Research by Wesley Newcomb Hohfeld Professor of Jurisprudence Gideon Yaffe about neuroscience and the law is mentioned in Knowable Magazine.

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