Yale Law School Today

Monday, September 14, 2020


In The Press

War Crimes Risk Grows for U.S. Over Saudi Strikes in Yemen

The New York Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the New York Times about whether President Trump’s arms-sale policies could lead to charges of war crimes against American officials.

Monday, August 24, 2020


In The Press

The State of the U.S.-China Relationship

Lawfare Podcast

Robert Williams, executive director of the Paul Tsai China Center, was a guest on the Lawfare Podcast where he discussed the state of the U.S.-China relationship.

Friday, June 19, 2020


In The Press

Time for a China rethink

Politico

YLS visiting lecturer and senior fellow with the Paul Tsai China Center Susan Thornton is quoted in a Politico article about developments in U.S.-China diplomacy.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020


In The Press

Black Lives Matter Might Just Save American Democracy — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Daniel Markovits ’00

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Daniel Markovits ’00 is the Guido Calabresi Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, June 12, 2020


In The Press

Battle Between U.S. And Chinese Telecom Huawei Intensifies

NPR

Robert Williams, executive director of the Paul Tsai China Center, was interviewed about how the battle between the U.S. and the Chinese telecom giant Huawei is intensifying.

Monday, June 01, 2020


In The Press

No one knows: How the unknowable consequences of COVID-19 affect thinking about foreign policy and US-China relations — A Commentary by Paul Gewirtz

Brookings Institution

Paul Gewirtz is the Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law at Yale Law School and is also the Director of Yale Law School’s Paul Tsai China Center.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020


In The Press

Balance of Power: Yale’s Harold Koh on China Lawsuits (Podcast)

Bloomberg

Professor Harold Hongju Koh was interviewed for a Bloomberg podcast where he discusses attempts to sue the sovereign state of China for starting the Coronavirus pandemic.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020


In The Press

US Push For Iran Sanctions Heightens Trade Uncertainty

Law360

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is cited in a Law360 article about the effect of sanctions against Iran on trade agreements.

Monday, September 14, 2020


In The Press

War Crimes Risk Grows for U.S. Over Saudi Strikes in Yemen

The New York Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 is quoted in the New York Times about whether President Trump’s arms-sale policies could lead to charges of war crimes against American officials.

Thursday, September 10, 2020


In The Press

Death of trade deal with China could be 'October surprise'

Politico

Professor of Law Taisu Zhang ’08 is one of several experts cited in a Politico article about a potential China-related “October Surprise” this election season.

Saturday, September 5, 2020


In The Press

Are the Afghan peace talks finally about to begin?

BBC Newshour

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona Hathaway ’97 was interviewed by BBC News on recent U.S. sanctions against the ICC Prosecutor and her top aide.

Monday, August 24, 2020


In The Press

The State of the U.S.-China Relationship

Lawfare Podcast

Robert Williams, executive director of the Paul Tsai China Center, was a guest on the Lawfare Podcast where he discussed the state of the U.S.-China relationship.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020


In The Press

The Second Oxford Statement on International Law Protections of the Healthcare Sector During Covid-19: Safeguarding Vaccine Research

Just Security

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh and others have drafted a statement on the cyber protections needed by vaccine research, and how international law applies to the protection of the development, testing, manufacture, and distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

U.N. Panel Takes Aim at Heavy-Handed Police Tactics at Protests

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a New York Times story about a United Nations human rights panel’s concerns about tactics used by law enforcement against anti-racism protests.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

Can plaintiffs from other countries hold China legally accountable for the coronavirus pandemic in their respective courts?

ABA Journal

Howard M. Holtzmann Professor Emeritus of Law Lea Brilmayer is quoted in an American Bar Association Journal article about whether China can be held legally responsible for the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, July 23, 2020


In The Press

What is the future of the UN in the age of impunity?

The Guardian

Sterling Professsor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in the Guardian on the future of the United Nations.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020


In The Press

Why the U.S. ordered a Chinese consulate closed — and what it means for foreign policy

PBS NewsHour

Visiting Lecturer Susan Thornton was interviewed for a PBS NewsHour story about the closing of China’s consulate in Houston.