Monday, January 3, 2022


3 Hurdles That Could Slow The Pace Of SPACs In 2022

Law360

Professor of Law John Morley ’06 is mentioned in an article about the future of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies.

Sunday, January 2, 2022


What to Expect from the World in 2022 — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, December 30, 2021


Do We Have the Supreme Court We Deserve? — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, December 30, 2021


Should the IRS Be Trusted With Your Data? — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79 Bloomberg

Bloomberg Tax

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

Tuesday, December 28, 2021


Can Europe Avert a US-China War? — A Commentary by Robert D. Williams and Moritz Rudolf

Project Syndicate

Robert D. Williams is Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School. Moritz Rudolf is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Paul Tsai China Center.

Monday, December 27, 2021


Focus on ‘Greenwashing’ Claims in New Year of Climate Litigation

Bloomberg Law

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted about climate-related litigation.

Monday, December 27, 2021


CT Leading the Way for LGBTQ Parents and Their Children — A Commentary by Douglas NeJaime

Connecticut Post

Douglas NeJaime is Anne Urowsky Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, December 26, 2021


Battling the Big Lie is key to saving American democracy, Danforth says

St. Louis Post-DIspatch

A Missouri libel case in which the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic serves as co-counsel is discussed.

Saturday, December 25, 2021


Writer Stephen Carter Distills What We Should Take Away From the Past Two Years

NPR

William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law Stephen Carter ’79 discussed the events of the past two years.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021


The Constitutional Conversation

Democracy Journal

The book, The Words That Made Us, by Sterling Professor of Law Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is reviewed by Simon Lazarus ’67.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021


Analysis: Rising Cases, Omicron highlight Holes in Biden's COVID Strategy, Experts Say

Reuters

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and Co-Director, Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves is quoted about the White House’s COVID strategy.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021


War and Caprice: How Leo Tolstoy Predicted 21st-century Warfare

Haaretz

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence and Professor of History Samuel Moyn is profiled, and his book Humane reviewed.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021


President Biden is failing on covid-19 — A Commentary by Gregg Gonsalves

The Washington Post

Gregg Gonsalves is Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, December 21, 2021


Originalism Moves From Theory to High Court. What That Means for US.

The Christian Science Monitor

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack M. Balkin is quoted about originalism.

Tuesday, December 21, 2021


Focus on ‘Greenwashing’ Claims in New Year of Climate Litigation

Bloomberg Law

LEAP Faculty Director Doug Kysar is quoted in an article about the climate change litigation landscape in 2022.

Tuesday, December 21, 2021


Richard Nixon’s War on Cancer Has Lessons for Biden’s New Push Against the Disease — A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 and Eugene Rusyn ’17

The Washington Post

Abbe R. Gluck is the Alfred M. Rankin Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Eygene Rusyn ’17 is Associate Research Scholar with the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy. 

Sunday, December 19, 2021


Drones Take Center Stage in U.S.-China War on Data Harvesting

Bloomberg

A commentary about surveillance and monitoring technologies by Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and Counselor to the Dean Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is quoted.

Friday, December 17, 2021


A Democracy of Opportunity

Harvard Magazine

Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law Lincoln Caplan reviews The Anti-Oligarchy Constitution: Reconstructing the Economic Foundations of American Democracy by Joseph Fishkin ’07 and William E. Forbath ’83.

Thursday, December 16, 2021


The Supreme Court, Weaponized — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, December 16, 2021


Both Sides Now: Tomiko Brown-Nagin’s Bifocal View of the Civil-Rights Movement

Harvard Magazine

Truman Capote Visiting Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law Lincoln Caplan profiles Tamiko Brown-Nagin ’97.

Wednesday, December 15, 2021


Yanking Books From School Libraries: What the Supreme Court Has Said, and Why It’s Murky

EducationWeek

Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law Justin Driver is quoted about the legalities of banning books from school libraries.

Tuesday, December 14, 2021


McConnell, Spears, Osaka: A Look at 2021’s Notable Quotes

Associated Press

Associate Director for Collections and Special Projects and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R. Shapiro’s annual list of notable quotes was published.

Tuesday, December 14, 2021


‘This is Weird and Murky.’ Trump SPAC Deal Values Firm at More than $10 Billion Despite Red Flags

CNN Business

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey is quoted about the valuation of former President Trump’s new media venture.

Monday, December 13, 2021


55 Years to Fulfill a Records Request? Clearly, the FDA Needs Serious Reform of its Data-Sharing Practices — A Commentary by Amy Kapczynski '03

The Washington Post

Amy Kapczynski '03 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School, Faculty Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership, and Faculty Co-Director of the Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency.

Sunday, December 12, 2021


Court Reform Is Dead! Long Live Court Reform! — A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The Atlantic

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

Friday, December 10, 2021


How to Respond to the Coming Verdict in the Holmes Trial — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Friday, December 10, 2021


What Would a Post-Roe America Look Like?

The New York Times

Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel is among the legal scholars, researchers and writers contributing thoughts on what the fall of Roe v. Wade might mean. 

Friday, December 10, 2021


‘Tis the Season for Holiday Disputes — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Friday, December 10, 2021


A Book Draws on 50 Years of Accumulated Wisdom, Calls for “A New Deal for Cancer”

The Cancer Letter

Alfred M. Rankin Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy Abbe Gluck ’00 was interviewed about A New Deal for Cancer: Lessons from a 50 Year War, a collection of essays she co-edited that offers an unprecedented look into the politics, policy, regulation, and science of cancer.

Friday, December 10, 2021


The Metaverse Gives China a New Digital Playground to Censor

Bloomberg

Lecturer in Law, Senior Research Scholar in Law, and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center Robert D. Williams is quoted about China and the metaverse.

Thursday, December 9, 2021


Jackson Institute Announces the Schmidt Program on Artificial Intelligence, Emerging Technologies and National Power

Yale Daily News

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 comments on the establishment of a new program on AI and cyber-focused research and teaching. Eric Braverman ’02 is mentioned as the CEO of Schmidt Futures, founded by the program’s donors.

Thursday, December 9, 2021


Bring Back the Tax Ferrets — A Commentary by Yair Listokin '05

Bloomberg Tax

Yair Listokin is the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, December 8, 2021


Penalized for Becoming a Father? Ex-Cadet Sues Coast Guard Academy Over Policy Barring Student-Parents

Connecticut Law Tribune

The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a report about a lawsuit filed by a former Coast Guard Academy cadet alleging he was terminated from the academy after becoming a parent.

Tuesday, December 7, 2021


Keeping the Wrong Secrets — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97

Foreign Affairs

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

Tuesday, December 7, 2021


Biden Group Adopts Final Report On Supreme Court Reform

Law360

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is quoted on the approval of a final report by the commission formed by President Biden to examine potential Supreme Court reforms.

Saturday, December 4, 2021


Yes, Vote-Buying Is Illegal. But Why? — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Friday, December 3, 2021


Yale’s Legal Experts Unpack the Supreme Court Term

Yale Daily News

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University Samuel Moyn, Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School Linda Greenhouse '78, and Adam Gerard ’23 are quoted in an article about the Supreme Court’s latest term.

Friday, December 3, 2021


The Supreme Court Gaslights Its Way to the End of Roe — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, December 2, 2021


Supreme Court Indicates it Could Eliminate a Core Element of Roe v. Wade

The Connecticut Mirror

Lecturer in Law, Clinical Lecturer in Law, Research Scholar in Law, and Executive Director of the Solomon Center at Yale Law School Katherine Kraschel is quoted in an article about Mississippi’s challenge to Roe v. Wade currently before the Supreme Court.

Thursday, December 2, 2021


Two Georgia Election Workers Targeted by Trump Sue Far-Right Conspiracy Site Gateway Pundit for Defamation

The Washington Post

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an article about a defamation lawsuit filed by two Georgia election workers against Gateway Pundit, accusing it of knowingly publishing false stories saying they engaged in ballot fraud during the 2020 general election.

Thursday, December 2, 2021


Georgia Election Workers Suing Conspiracy Website over ‘Campaign of Lies’

NBC News

The Media Freedom and Information Access (MFIA) Clinic is mentioned in a story about a defamation lawsuit filed by two Georgia election workers.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


Three Cheers for the Parentage Act

Connecticut Law Tribune

Anne Urowsky Professor of Law Doug NeJaime is mentioned in a commentary about the state’s Parentage Act, which provides streamlined pathways to establishing legal recognition of parents for all children.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Landmark Mississippi Abortion Case

NPR

Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Director of the Program for the Study of Reproductive Justice of the Information Society Project Priscilla Smith ’91 was interviewed about the Mississippi abortion law case currently before the U.S. Supreme Court that directly challenges Roe v. Wade.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


Startups Use Tech, 'Gamification' for Public Health Problems

Roll Call

A recent report by The Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy is mentioned in an article about the ‘gamification’ of health care.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021


The Judge Who Told the Truth About the Mississippi Abortion Ban

The Atlantic

Scholarship by Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel is cited by the Atlantic regarding the use of arguments related to women’s healthcare to restrict abortion.

Monday, November 29, 2021


Can Federal Legislation Rein in South Dakota Trusts?

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History and Professorial Lecturer in Law John Langbein comments on U.S. trusts in relation to proposed legislation designed to increase regulation around trust laws.

Saturday, November 27, 2021


The Difference Between Playboy’s ‘Rabbitars’ and Warhol’s Soup Cans — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, November 18, 2021


Police Commissioner, Ex-Cop Alder-Elect Call For National Search For Next Police Chief

New Haven Independent

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor and Founding Director of the Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares comments on the selection process for the New Haven Chief of Police.

Thursday, November 18, 2021


What Happens When a Court Goes Rogue? — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021


The Continuing Need for Immigration Reform — A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

City Journal

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

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