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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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Tuesday, November 16, 2021


In The Press

The Cow-Shaped Hole in Biden’s Methane Plan — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Politico

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

Monday, October 18, 2021


In The Press

European Activists Want to Ban Fossil Fuel Ads. Why Can’t We Do That Here?

Grist

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Faculty Co-director of the Law, Ethics and Animals Program Douglas Kysar explains why it is easier for U.S. authorities to regulate fossil fuel ads by placing stipulations on them rather than prohibiting them.

Monday, October 18, 2021


In The Press

Could Property Law Help Achieve ‘Rights of Nature’ for Wild Animals?

The Revelator

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Faculty Co-director of the Law, Ethics and Animals Program Professor Douglas Kysar summarizes the legal argument for granting property rights to wildlife to protect them from habitat destruction. 

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.