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Thursday, August 26, 2021


In The Press

Welcome to the Big SPAC Slowdown

CNN Business

Professor of Law John D. Morley ’06 is quoted in a report about increased scrutiny of special purpose acquisition companies.

Thursday, August 19, 2021


In The Press

Why Is the ESG Focus on Private Companies, Not the Government? — A Commentary by Jonathan R. Macey ’82

Bloomberg Law

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale University and Professor in the Yale School of Management.

Friday, July 23, 2021


In The Press

Corporate Governance in the Face of an Activist Investor — A Commentary by Jonathan R. Macey ’82

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School.

Saturday, June 26, 2021


In The Press

Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Investors

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey discusses the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac shareholder suit.

Thursday, May 06, 2021


In The Press

Biden Touts Electric Car Company Potentially Worth Millions for His Energy Secretary

CNN Politics

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a story about an electric car manufacturer promoted by the Biden administration.

Friday, March 26, 2021


In The Press

Robinhood Heads for IPO With a Tarnished Reputation — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Bloomberg.com

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

Thursday, March 04, 2021


In The Press

Give strained student loan borrowers their fresh start — A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05

The Hill

Yair Listokin ’05 is the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, January 6, 2021


Monday, January 4, 2021


Entrepreneurship Clinic students

Students in the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Clinic directed by Professor Sven Riethmueller (left) counsel clients on matters entrepreneurs typically encounter as they start, manage, finance, and grow their ventures.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020


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Tuesday, November 21, 2017


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Friday, November 17, 2017


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Thursday, August 26, 2021


In The Press

Welcome to the Big SPAC Slowdown

CNN Business

Professor of Law John D. Morley ’06 is quoted in a report about increased scrutiny of special purpose acquisition companies.

Friday, August 20, 2021


In The Press

Ackman SPAC Hit With Investor Suit Questioning Its Legality

Bloomberg

A news report describes a lawsuit brought by Professor of Law John Morley ’06 and and others against a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC).

Thursday, August 19, 2021


In The Press

Why Is the ESG Focus on Private Companies, Not the Government? — A Commentary by Jonathan R. Macey ’82

Bloomberg Law

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale University and Professor in the Yale School of Management.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021


In The Press

Bill Ackman’s SPAC Gets Sued

The New York Times

A news report describes a lawsuit brought by Professor of Law John Morley ’06 and a former SEC commissioner alleging a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) has been improperly operating as an investment company.

Wednesday, August 4, 2021


In The Press

Does Scarlett Johansson Have a Case Against Disney — 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, July 29, 2021


In The Press

Nikola founder Trevor Milton pleads not guilty to fraud charges, released on $100 million bail

CNBC

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is quoted on a case against the founder of electric-vehicle startup Nikola.

Friday, July 23, 2021


In The Press

Corporate Governance in the Face of an Activist Investor — A Commentary by Jonathan R. Macey ’82

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, July 18, 2021


In The Press

Advantage Business at the Supreme Court

Bloomberg Law podcast

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey ’82 discusses recent business cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Saturday, June 26, 2021


In The Press

Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Investors

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey discusses the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac shareholder suit.

Tuesday, June 8, 2021


In The Press

Amazon Scrapped Arbitration, But That May Not Help Consumers — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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