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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.

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.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


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Wednesday, December 1, 2021


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Wednesday, November 3, 2021


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Wednesday, October 28, 2020


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Wednesday, February 26, 2020


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Tuesday, February 4, 2020


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Saturday, November 27, 2021


In The Press

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.

Monday, November 15, 2021


In The Press

ESG Investing: Why Here? Why Now? — A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

The CLS Blue Sky Blog

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

Thursday, November 11, 2021


In The Press

‘A New Generation of Changemakers’: New Yale Law Program Aims to Give Grads a Broader Professional Skill Set

Law.com

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather K. Gerken is quoted in a Law.com story announcing the launch of The Tsai Leadership Program at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021


In The Press

Yale Law School Modernizes Legal Curriculum with New Tsai Leadership Program

Yale Daily News

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Heather Gerken and Professor of Law John Morley ’06 comment on the launch of The Tsai Leadership Program.

Monday, November 8, 2021


In The Press

Musk Twitter Poll Sidesteps Legal Risks of ‘Funding Secured’ (1)

Bloomberg Law

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 comments on a tweet by Elon Musk hinting at potential stock sales.

Friday, November 5, 2021


In The Press

Ackman’s Firms Fire Back at Challenge to Legality of SPACs

Law360

A story provides updates in the suit filed by Professor of Law John Morley ’06 and Robert Jackson of New York University alleging a special purpose acquisition company has been improperly operating as an investment company.

Monday, November 1, 2021


In The Press

Letter from U.S.: University Endowments Setting the Pace on Fossil Fuel Divestment

IPE

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law and Professor in the Yale School of Management Jonathan Macey ’82 comments on university endowments and fossil fuel investment.

Monday, November 1, 2021


In The Press

Law Profs Defend Theory that SPAC is Illegal Under Investment Company Act

Reuters

A news report provides developments in the suit filed by Professor of Law John Morley ’06 and Robert Jackson of New York University alleging a special purpose acquisition company has been improperly operating as an investment company.

Tuesday, October 26, 2021


In The Press

Duke Energy Said to be Close to Letting Activist Investor Put Two Directors on its Board

Charlotte Business Journal

A news report cites a commentary by Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law and Professor in the Yale School of Management Jonathan R. Macey '82 on corporate governance and the response to activist investors.

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.