Yale Law School Today

Thursday, August 16, 2018


In The Press

Senator Warren’s Bizarro Corporate Governance

Economics21

Sterling Professor of Law Roberta Romano ’80 is quoted and Ralph Winter ’60 is cited in an article on Senator Elizabeth Warren’s legislation on corporate governance. The article was written by James Copland ’03.

Monday, August 13, 2018


In The Press

Musk's Belated Explanation Is Unlikely to Get SEC Off His Back

Bloomberg

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in an article about the SEC response to communications from Elon Musk regarding taking Tesla Inc. private.

Friday, November 17, 2017


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Tuesday, May 23, 2017


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Monday, March 13, 2017


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Wednesday, July 17, 2019


In The Press

After Years of ‘Glacial’ Change, Women Now Hold More Than 1 in 4 Corporate Board Seats

The Washington Post

Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law and Oscar M. Ruebhausen Distinguished Senior Fellow Aaron A. Dhir is quoted in an article about the recent uptick in the number of women on U.S. corporate boards.

Thursday, June 6, 2019


In The Press

The Economics of Tax Policy

Tax Notes

Shibley Family Fund Professor Yair Listokin ’05 was interviewed on a podcast about topics from his new book, Law and Macroeconomics: Legal Remedies to Recessions.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019


In The Press

Big Tech was the heart of the bull market. Now it’s under fire

CNN Business

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law is quoted in a CNN Business article about potential efforts to regulate big tech companies.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019


In The Press

How A 1925 Law Evolved To Become Crucial For Employers

Law360

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about arbitration laws.

Friday, March 8, 2019


In The Press

Huawei Suit Against U.S. Tries to Go Where Russian Firm Failed

Bloomberg

Paul Tsai China Center Executive Director Robert D. Williams is quoted in an article about a federal lawsuit filed this week by Huawei Technologies Co. claiming a U.S. ban on government purchases of its equipment violates the Constitution.

Monday, March 4, 2019


In The Press

College alumni re-enact famous 1819 court case

The Dartmouth

Lafayette S. Foster Professor of Law Kate Stith is quoted in a report about a re-argument of Dartmouth College v. Woodward, the landmark 1819 Supreme Court case that preserved Dartmouth’s status as a private college.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019


In The Press

Keeping Huawei Hardware Out of the U.S. Is Not Enough to Secure 5G—A Commentary by Tom Wheeler and Robert D. Williams

Lawfare

Robert D. Williams is a Lecturer in Law, Senior Research Scholar in Law, and the Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School. Tom Wheeler is a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution. From 2013 to 2017, he was the 31st chairman of the Federal Communications Commission.

Friday, January 18, 2019


In The Press

Lawyers Caught Overbilling? The Billable Hour Shares the Blame

The American Lawyer

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Lawrence Fox is quoted in the American Lawyer about the problem of overbilling at law firms that employ billable hour quotas.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018


In The Press

GE cuts dividend to a penny per share. Why bother keeping it at all?

Marketplace

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted in a Marketplace story about General Electric’s stock dividend.

Thursday, October 11, 2018


In The Press

Yale May Consider Exiting Private Funds in Social Investment Shift

Bloomberg.com

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is quoted about a Yale Investment Office statement regarding its willingness to consider exiting private equity and hedge fund investments that it deems socially irresponsible.