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Thursday, July 15, 2021


Monday, June 07, 2021


In The Press

How Communities Of Color Are Hurt Most By Climate Change

Forbes

Professor of Law Gerald Torres ’77 is quoted on how climate change disproportionally affects people of color.

Thursday, September 9, 2021


Friday, March 19, 2021


Tuesday, March 2, 2021


Dr. Jonathan Epstein

Dr. Jonathan Epstein, Vice President for Science and Outreach at EcoHealth Alliance, spoke on February 17 as part of the One Health Speaker Series hosted by the Law, Ethics & Animals Program (LEAP) at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 22, 2021


Kichwa woman

A Kichwa woman in San Martin, Peru. Credit: Miluska Elguera Solar / FPP

Monday, February 8, 2021


Photograph of Michael A. Varet '65 speaking at Alumni Weekend 2008

Michael A. Varet '65 speaking at Alumni Weekend 2008

Wednesday, January 6, 2021


Friday, December 18, 2020


LEAP Conference

Yale Law School’s Law, Ethics & Animals Program will cohost an online conference,“Big-Ag and Antitrust,” on January 16, 2021.

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Event

2021 Global Environmental Justice Conference

8:30AM to 5:00PM
Kroon Hall - Burke Auditorium (195 Prospect St, New Haven, CT 06511) Virtual/In-person hybrid

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020


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Friday, January 24, 2020


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Thursday, October 24, 2019


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Monday, June 7, 2021


In The Press

How Communities Of Color Are Hurt Most By Climate Change

Forbes

Professor of Law Gerald Torres ’77 is quoted on how climate change disproportionally affects people of color.

Friday, May 28, 2021


In The Press

Biden’s Fossil Fuel Moves Clash With Pledges on Climate Change

The New York Times

Professor of Environmental Justice and Professor of Law Gerald Torres ’77 is quoted in a news story about President Joe Biden’s environmental policies.

Thursday, May 20, 2021


In The Press

The Greener Good Series: How Does Business Adapt?

Minnesota Public Radio

Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy Daniel Esty ’86 spoke with Minnesota Public Radio about how businesses can adapt to be more environmentally friendly.

Sunday, May 16, 2021


In The Press

Why Meat and Dairy Corporations are the Achilles’ Heel of Biden’s Climate Plan — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Los Angeles Times

Viveca Morris is an Associate Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, April 22, 2021


In The Press

These are the World’s Largest Banks That are Increasing and Decreasing Their Fossil Fuel Financing

CNBC.com

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a CNBC report on commercial and investment banks and the fossil fuel industry.

Friday, April 16, 2021


In The Press

Yale Creates New Principles for Divestment from Fossil Fuels

Yale Daily News

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is quoted in the Yale Daily News about new principles for investment in the fossil fuel industry approved by the Yale Corporation. Professor Macey is chair of the University’s Advisory Committee on Investor Responsibility.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021


In The Press

Suburb Housing Quest Enters New Phase

New Haven Independent

Karen Anderson ’21 is quoted and the Community and Economic Development Clinic is mentioned in a New Haven Independent report on efforts to challenge zoning restrictions in Woodbridge, Connecticut.

Sunday, March 28, 2021


In The Press

Markey and Progressive Democrats See Infrastructure Bill as a Way to Accomplish Green New Deal Goals

The Boston Globe

Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy Daniel Esty ’86 is quoted in The Boston Globe about the Green New Deal.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021


In The Press

Haaland tells senators she sees ongoing role for fossil fuels

Roll Call

Professor of Law Gerald Torres ’77 is quoted in an article about Deb Haaland, who has been nominated for Secretary of the Interior.

Thursday, February 18, 2021


In The Press

World’s tropical forests and people imperiled by legal rollbacks under COVID-19

Reuters

Binger Clinical Professor of Human Rights James J. Silk ’89 is quoted in a Reuters story about threats against indigenous people and rainforests during the coronavirus pandemic as governments roll back social and environmental safeguards.