Yale Law School Today

Monday, January 06, 2020


In The Press

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, December 30, 2019


In The Press

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.

Monday, December 16, 2019


In The Press

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.

Monday, March 23, 2020


In The Press

Washing your hands is not enough — A Commentary by Manny Rutinel ’21 and Zoe Novic

Yale Daily News

Manny Rutinel is a member of the Yale Law School class of 2021. Zoe Novic a student at the Yale School of Public Health. Both are Student Fellows of the Law, Ethics and Animals Program at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


In The Press

The Infinity and Beyond Burger: Yalies learn about plant-based meat

Yale Daily News

Viveca Morris, executive director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School, is quoted in the Yale Daily News about plant-based alternatives to meat.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


In The Press

California communities suing Big Oil over climate change face a key hearing Wednesday

The Los Angeles Times

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about a group of California communities suing fossil fuel companies for their contribution to climate change and the damages resulting from it.

Friday, January 31, 2020


In The Press

Big Oil: Dismissal of Kids Climate Case Should Doom All Climate Cases

Climate Liability News

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted in Climate Liability News about the recent dismissal of the landmark youth climate case, Juliana v. United States.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020


In The Press

Windows of opportunity — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Yale Daily News

Viveca Morris, Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at the Law School, writes in the Yale Daily News about how retrofitting windows can help address the nation’s bird crisis.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020


In The Press

Journalist discusses humans, animals

Yale Daily News

The Yale Daily News reports on an event with journalist Charles Siebert, cosponsored by the Law, Ethics & Animals Program.

Monday, January 6, 2020


In The Press

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, December 30, 2019


In The Press

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


In The Press

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.

Monday, December 16, 2019


In The Press

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.