Friday, January 10, 2020


Apple’s Case Against the FBI Is Stronger Than Ever — 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.

Friday, January 10, 2020


Was the Qasem Soleimani Strike Constitutional?

We The People / National Constitution Center

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is interviewed on a National Constitution Center about the killing of Iranian military leader General Qassem Soleimani.

Thursday, January 9, 2020


With Iran, Congress will again be asked to exercise its war powers authority. Will it fail again?

The Los Angeles Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about a resolution before the House that aimed at limiting President Trump’s military actions against Iran.

Thursday, January 9, 2020


How Meritocracy Worsens Inequality—and Makes Even the Rich Miserable

Yale Insights

Guido Calabresi Professor of Law Daniel Markovits ’00 spoke to Yale Insights about the ideas in his recent book, The Meritocracy Trap.

Thursday, January 9, 2020


California Truck Ruling Exposes Weakness of Gig Economy Law AB5 — 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, January 8, 2020


Why It’s So Easy To Start A War

What Next Podcast

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is interviewed on Slate’s What Next podcast about military force and the War Powers Act.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


The trick that could block affordable care

The Daily Review & Sunday Review

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a Daily Review (Pennsylvania) article about the recent court decisions declaring portions of the ACA to be unconstitutional.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


US regulators are right to question this obscure and profitable payment system — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

The Financial Times

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


The Arrogance of Trump’s Enablers — A Commentary By Harold Hongju Koh

New York Times

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

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


The Opioid Litigation Wars

Washington Lawyer

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in Washington Lawyer about ongoing opioid litigation.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


Trump’s War Against Iran Is an Impeachable Offense — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The American Prospect

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

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


The only remaining check on Trump is the 2020 election

Vox

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in Vox about President Trump’s order of an airstrike that killed Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


A One-Word Accusation Swirls Around Trump’s Deadly Strike: Assassination

The New York Times

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence and Professor of History Samuel Moyn is quoted in The New York Times on the law behind the strike against Qassem Soleimani.

Monday, January 6, 2020


The climate in California

Yale Alumni Magazine

Mary Nichols ’71 head of the California Air Resources Board, is profiled in the Yale Alumni Magazine.

Monday, January 6, 2020


The Battle for the Constitution

Open Mind / PBS

Justin Driver is Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, January 5, 2020


The key word in U.S. justifications for the killing of Iranian general: ‘Imminent’

Washington Post

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the Washington Post about the killing of Major General Qassem Soleimani.

Saturday, January 4, 2020


The Soleimani Strike Defied the U.S. Constitution — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97

The Atlantic

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

Friday, January 3, 2020


Democrats Want Supreme Court To Hear Obamacare Case Right Away, Before 2020 Vote

HuffPost

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in HuffPost about the latest developments in cases related to the Affordable Care Act.

Thursday, January 2, 2020


An Old Battle Resumes at the Supreme Court — 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.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019


Protect Veterans From Fraud

The New York Times

A report by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times editorial.

Monday, December 30, 2019


2019: The Year Climate Litigation Hit High Gear

Climate Liability News

Doug Kysar, Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of the YLS Law, Ethics & Animals Program, is quoted in article about the importance of climate lawsuits in courts around the globe.

Friday, December 20, 2019


What’s Really Behind Impeachment — 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.

Friday, December 20, 2019


Christmas Wars 2019: Protests, Lawsuits and a Cup of Cheer — 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.

Friday, December 20, 2019


Factory farms abuse workers, animals, and the environment. Cory Booker has a plan to stop them.

Vox

Jonathan Lovvorn, Faculty Co-Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program (LEAP), is quoted by Vox about factory farms.

Thursday, December 19, 2019


Obamacare Insurance Mandate Is Struck Down by Federal Appeals Court

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 on yesterday’s ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
 

Thursday, December 19, 2019


The Supreme Court’s Final Exam — 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, December 19, 2019


Yale Law Students Help Nearly 1,600 Veterans Win Class Certification for Radiation Exposure

Connecticut Law Tribune

Meghan Brooks ’19, Lily Halperin ’21, and John Super ’20 are quoted in the Connecticut Law Tribune on the victory in a class action suit challenging the Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation.

Thursday, December 19, 2019


Trump Is Hiding Behind Judges to Destroy Obamacare — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00

The New York Times

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

Thursday, December 19, 2019


3 Legal Experts on What the Obamacare Ruling Really Means

The New York Times

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

Tuesday, December 17, 2019


A National Security Impeachment — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

YaleGlobal

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

Tuesday, December 17, 2019


Is A Wealth Tax Constitutional?

NPR / Planet Money

Research by Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Jacquin D. Bierman Professor Anne Alstott ’87 on the idea of a wealth tax is mentioned in Planet Money.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019


Who’s Really in Charge of the Senate Impeachment Trial? — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Slate

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

Tuesday, December 17, 2019


Dwight Group To Rehab Historic Building, Add Child Care

New Haven Independent

Clinical Lecturer in Law Emilee Gaebler and the Community and Economic Development Clinic are mentioned in a New Haven Independent article about plans for a long-empty building purchased by a neighborhood group.

Monday, December 16, 2019


Chief Justice Roberts May Decide the Next Election — 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.

Monday, December 16, 2019


Protecting the Rights of Kids: Paul Rink and Doug Kysar on Climate Litigation

Yale Environmental Dialogue Podcast

Paul Rink ’19 speaks with Doug Kysar, Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director of the YLS Law, Ethics & Animals Program, about the merits and potential of Juliana v. U.S. and other youth-based climate litigation.

Saturday, December 14, 2019


10 years. 179 arrests. No white defendants. DEA tactics face scrutiny in New York.

Washington Post

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is quoted in a Washington Post article about how DEA tactics may target minorities.

Friday, December 13, 2019


Body of Law: Beyond Roe

NPR / On the Media

Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel was interviewed on National Public Radio’s On the Media about Roe v. Wade.

Friday, December 13, 2019


The infinity war — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn and Stephen Wertheim

Washington Post

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

Friday, December 13, 2019


Tort Law and Climate Change Litigation

Energy Tradeoffs podcast

Deputy Dean and Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar spoke with the Energy Tradeoffs podcast about the creativity of recent lawsuits aimed at holding companies and governments accountable for climate change.

Thursday, December 12, 2019


Weinstein’s Rage-Inducing Settlement is the Norm for Civil Suits — 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, December 12, 2019


John Solomon claims the First Amendment protects him as a journalist

Washington Post

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law David Schulz ’78 is quoted in the Washington Post about the media’s First Amendment rights.

Thursday, December 12, 2019


Outdated, dangerous childbirth practices persist in Europe

Associated Press

Mindy Roseman, Director of International Programs and Director of the Gruber Program for Global Justice and Women’s Rights, is quoted about a controversial birth procedure currently practiced in Europe.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019


Military releases official photo of suspect in Pearl Harbor shipyard shooting

Hawaii News Now

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted about the recent shooting at the Pearl Harbor shipyard.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019


Trump ‘favor’ request tops list of notable quotes in 2019

Associated Press

The Associated Press released the annual list of notable quotations compiled by Law School librarian Fred Shapiro.

Monday, December 9, 2019


Project and system — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

Aeon

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

Monday, December 9, 2019


A new law could finally force DoD to compensate troops who suffered from military doctors' mistakes

Task & Purpose

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted about a new law that would give troops legal recourse to seek compensation for medical mistakes made by military doctors.

Monday, December 9, 2019


Court rules vets exposed to radiation from 1966 nuke disaster can sue for benefits

Air Force Times

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in an Air Force Times article about its recent success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Sunday, December 8, 2019


China's TikTok: Harmless App Or Insidious Chinese Threat To America?

The National Interest

Robert Williams, executive director of the Paul Tsai China Center, is quoted in The National Interest about security concerns around the TikTok app.

Saturday, December 7, 2019


Leave Pete Buttigieg’s McKinsey NDA Alone — 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.

Friday, December 6, 2019


Redefining ‘The Rule of Law’ — 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.

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