Monday, March 14, 2016


Florida judge ends surprise-conviction practice

Associated Press Online

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is quoted in a story about a change in Florida law that will end the practice of surprise convictions for misdemeanors.

Monday, March 14, 2016


A Constitution for Canada, and one for Quebec—A Commentary by Richard Albert ’03

Ottawa Citizen

Richard Albert ’03 is a Visiting Associate Professor of Law and the Canadian Bicentennial Visiting Associate Professor of Political Science at Yale Law School.

Thursday, March 10, 2016


With gay marriage bill, Missouri conservatives ask: What about us?

The Christian Science Monitor

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence William Eskridge ’78 is quoted in an article about a proposed Missouri constitutional amendment that would allow individuals to opt out of providing services for same-sex marriages.

Thursday, March 10, 2016


The Supreme Court Needs an Outsider—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, March 9, 2016


Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's Court Documents Now Posted Online

Texas Public Radio

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in a story about his client Bowe Bergdahl and a new website that posts court documents related to the case.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016


A New Book by Bioethicist Dr. Joseph Fins Explores the Rights of the Minimally Conscious

Weill Cornell Newsroom

Solomon Center Distinguished Scholar in Medicine, Bioethics, and the Law Joseph Fins’s book is reviewed by Weill Cornell Medical College.

Monday, March 7, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Health Care Consolidation And Social Justice—Unanswered Questions—A Commentary by Michael Ulrich

Health Affairs Blog

Michael R. Ulrich is a Research Scholar, Senior Fellow in Health Law, and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, March 7, 2016


Bergdahl's lawyer files lawsuit pushing for release of conversations between Congress and Pentagon

Fayetteville Observer

A report that Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell has filed a civil lawsuit to expedite a request he filed under the Freedom of Information Act for government communications relating to his client Bowe Bergdahl.

Monday, March 7, 2016


The Source: Resetting And Rethinking Social Security

Texas Public Radio

Jacquin D. Bierman Professor in Taxation Anne Alstott ’87 was interviewed about the future of Social Security.

Friday, March 4, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Reimagining The Health Care Industry

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about leveraging today’s health care environment.

Friday, March 4, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Reimagining The Health Care Industry

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about reinventing the industry.

Friday, March 4, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Consolidation And The Push Toward Coordinated, Accountable Care

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about towards the push for accountable care.

Friday, March 4, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Transformation To High Value Health Care—Build On Your Core Competence

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about the high value of care.

Thursday, March 3, 2016


President Trump’s Illegal Military Orders

Time Magazine

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in a story about Donald Trump’s pledges regarding military action should he be elected President.

Thursday, March 3, 2016


Making Good on the Rebalance to Asia: How to Move Beyond the Status Quo with China—A Commentary by Graham Webster

Foreign Affairs

Graham Webster is a Senior Fellow at the China Center at Yale Law School.

Thursday, March 3, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Unpacking The Issues Of Vertical And Horizontal Consolidation—The St. Luke’s Case

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about consolidation.

Thursday, March 3, 2016


New Heath Care Symposium: A Healthy Skepticism Of Incumbents, A Healthy Commitment To Entry

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about health care markets.

Thursday, March 3, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: States’ Critical Role Overseeing Vertical Health Care Integration

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about health care costs.

Thursday, March 3, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Building An ACO—What Services Do You Need And How Are Physicians Impacted?

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about accountable care organizations.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016


The Supreme Court’s New Era—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Consolidation And Competition In US Health Care

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about health care markets.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: High Prices And Payment Reform—Let’s Get Practical

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about health care pricing.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016


New Health Care Symposium: Physicians And The New Health Care Industry—Benefits Of Generational Change

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about generational change in the medical profession.

Monday, February 29, 2016


Partition of Syria as Plan B?: The Case for Caution—A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law.

Sunday, February 28, 2016


Why Courts Shouldn’t Ignore the Facts About Abortion Rights—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, February 28, 2016


Justices Weigh If DA-Turned-Judge Had Murder Case Conflict

ABC News/ Associated Press

An amicus brief authored by George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox is quoted and the Ethics Bureau is mentioned in a story about a case before the U.S. Supreme Court brought by a Pennsylvania death row inmate alleging conflict of interest by a member of the state Supreme Court.

Sunday, February 28, 2016


U.S. prison brutality will not end with Guantanamo

The Toronto Star

Clinical Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 is quoted in an article about violence perpetrated against inmates of American prisons.

Friday, February 26, 2016


Connecticut legislative committee subpoenas seek testimony from deported former residents

New Haven Register

Meghan Ram ’18 and Aaron Korthuis ’17 are quoted and Deputy Dean for Experiential Education and William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is mentioned in an article about two Connecticut residents deported to Italy by Immigration, Customs and Enforcement. The two are represented by the Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, the Veterans Legal Service Clinic and the Criminal Justice Clinic.

Thursday, February 25, 2016


G.O.P. Obstructionism and the Supreme Court—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

The New Yorker

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

Thursday, February 25, 2016


Ethics 101: The Same Person Cannot Serve as Prosecutor and Judge in the Same Case. The Supreme Court Needs to Say So

The Huffington Post

An amicus brief by the Ethics Bureau is cited in a commentary about the Supreme Court case Williams v. Pennsylvania

Thursday, February 25, 2016


A presidential run by Michael Bloomberg could plunge the country into a constitutional crisis—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Los Angeles Times

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

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


Senate Republicans and the Supreme Court: Where Is This Headed Exactly?—A Commentary by Emily Bazelon ’00 and John Fabian Witt ’99

The New York Times Magazine

Emily Bazelon ’00 is a Senior Research Scholar in Law, Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law, and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and John Fabian Witt is Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


Berkeley Buzz: Here’s the Name Now Most Floated for the Supreme Court Vacancy

California Magazine

Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law Peter Schuck is quoted in an article about Scalia’s successor on the Supreme Court.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


Symposium: The New Health Care Industry—Consolidation, Integration, Competition In The Wake Of The ACA—A Commentary by Abbe Gluck ’00

Health Affairs Blog

Abbe Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


No Evidence That Insurance Market Consolidation Leads To Greater Innovation

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about the impact of consolidation on insurance innovation.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


Dubious Health Care Merger Justifications: The Sumo Wrestler And ‘Government Made Me Do It’ Defenses

Health Affairs Blog

The Solomon Center's conference on The New Health Care Industry was discussed in a post about health care mergers.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016


Lecturer: Abortion rules must respect women’s dignity

New Wave (Tulane University)

A report on a talk that Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel gave about abortion law and the current case before the Supreme Court.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016


Yale Law School Military Justice Expert on Efforts to Close Guantanamo

WNPR

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell was interviewed about President Obama’s announcement to close Guantanamo.

Monday, February 22, 2016


No need for nine on the Supreme Court—A Commentary by Richard Albert ’03

The Boston Globe

Richard Albert is a Visiting Associate Professor of Law and the Canadian Bicentennial Visiting Associate Professor of Political Science at Yale Law School.

Sunday, February 21, 2016


Lawyer’s name runs through email traffic

The Philadelphia Inquirer

YLS visiting lecturer Lawrence Fox is quoted in an article about the misconduct charges against state Supreme Court Justice Eakin.

Friday, February 19, 2016


Veterans Want Past Discharges to Recognize Post-Traumatic Stress

The New York Times

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned and YLS professor Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article about veterans seeking to reevaluate less-than-honorable discharges due to PTSD.

Friday, February 19, 2016


Pope Vs. Trump Isn't a New Phenomenon—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, February 18, 2016


Resetting the Post-Scalia Supreme Court—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

NYTimes.com

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016


Can Obama be Reagan? Can the Senate be reasonable?—A Commentary by Akhil Amar ’84 and Vikram Amar ’88

Los Angeles Times

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University and Vikram Amar ’88 is dean and Iwan Foundation Professor of Law at the University of Illinois College of Law.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016


Speaking at Yale, Justice Breyer Calls Scalia 'Titan of Law'

The Connecticut Law Tribune

A report on a talk given by Associate Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer at Yale Law School, with remarks by Dean Robert Post ’77.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016


Wishnie: We May Get A Justice In 2016

The Branford Eagle

Deputy Dean for Experiential Education and William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 was interviewed about the vacancy left by the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016


Solomon Center Conference Featured in Managed Care Magazine

Managed Care Magazine

The inaugural conference for the Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy at Yale Law School was featured as the cover story about young doctors being more receptive to managed care.

Monday, February 15, 2016


Scalia brought constitutional law into the political arena—A Commentary by Paul W. Kahn ’80

Al Jazeera America

Paul W. Kahn ’80 is Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities, and Director of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 15, 2016


Opening Next Frontier in Political Hardball

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Mark Tushnet ’71 are quoted in a commentary by Emily Bazelon ’00.

Monday, February 15, 2016


Regulatory Transformation: Lessons from Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection—A Commentary by Daniel Esty ’86

Public Administration Review

Daniel Esty ’86 is the Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy.

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