Yale Law School Today

Friday, June 19, 2020


In The Press

Time for a China rethink

Politico

YLS visiting lecturer and senior fellow with the Paul Tsai China Center Susan Thornton is quoted in a Politico article about developments in U.S.-China diplomacy.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020


In The Press

Black Lives Matter Might Just Save American Democracy — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Daniel Markovits ’00

Just Security

Oona Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Daniel Markovits ’00 is the Guido Calabresi Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, June 12, 2020


In The Press

Battle Between U.S. And Chinese Telecom Huawei Intensifies

NPR

Robert Williams, executive director of the Paul Tsai China Center, was interviewed about how the battle between the U.S. and the Chinese telecom giant Huawei is intensifying.

Monday, June 01, 2020


In The Press

No one knows: How the unknowable consequences of COVID-19 affect thinking about foreign policy and US-China relations — A Commentary by Paul Gewirtz

Brookings Institution

Paul Gewirtz is the Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law at Yale Law School and is also the Director of Yale Law School’s Paul Tsai China Center.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020


In The Press

Balance of Power: Yale’s Harold Koh on China Lawsuits (Podcast)

Bloomberg

Professor Harold Hongju Koh was interviewed for a Bloomberg podcast where he discusses attempts to sue the sovereign state of China for starting the Coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020


In The Press

Missouri Sues China, Communist Party Over The Coronavirus Pandemic

NPR

Howard M. Holtzmann Professor of International Law Lea Brilmayer is quoted in an NPR story about Missouri’s bid to sue China over its handling of the coronavirus outbreak.

Monday, April 13, 2020


In The Press

Beijing may be using the coronavirus pandemic to advance its interests in the disputed South China Sea

CNBC

Senior Fellow of the Paul Tsai China Center Susan Thornton is featured in a CNBC report on how China may be using the COVID-19 pandemic to advance its interests in the disputed South China Sea.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

U.N. Panel Takes Aim at Heavy-Handed Police Tactics at Protests

The New York Times

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a New York Times story about a United Nations human rights panel’s concerns about tactics used by law enforcement against anti-racism protests.

Thursday, July 30, 2020


In The Press

Can plaintiffs from other countries hold China legally accountable for the coronavirus pandemic in their respective courts?

ABA Journal

Howard M. Holtzmann Professor Emeritus of Law Lea Brilmayer is quoted in an American Bar Association Journal article about whether China can be held legally responsible for the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, July 23, 2020


In The Press

What is the future of the UN in the age of impunity?

The Guardian

Sterling Professsor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in the Guardian on the future of the United Nations.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020


In The Press

Why the U.S. ordered a Chinese consulate closed — and what it means for foreign policy

PBS NewsHour

Visiting Lecturer Susan Thornton was interviewed for a PBS NewsHour story about the closing of China’s consulate in Houston.

Monday, July 20, 2020


In The Press

What Did the U.S. Accomplish With Its South China Sea Legal Statement? — A Commentary by Robert Williams

Lawfare

Robert D. Williams is executive director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 13, 2020


In The Press

Brazil Needs a New Constitution — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 [pdf in English]

Correio Braziliense

Bruce Ackerman is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020


In The Press

Congress must stop Trump from withdrawing from the WHO — A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh et al.

The Hill

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Saturday, July 4, 2020


In The Press

Welcome to the Post-Leader World — A Commentary by Oona Hathaway ’97 and Scott Shapiro ’90

Foreign Policy

Oona A. Hathaway is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and Scott Shapiro is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020


In The Press

Taking China to Court Over the Coronavirus

The Lawfare Podcast

Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center Robert Williams took part in the Lawfare Podcast about whether Americans can sue the Chinese government over the coronavirus pandemic.

Saturday, June 27, 2020


In The Press

Chile’s Constituent Assembly

Yale Global Online

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 was interviewed in La Tercera about Chile’s new Constituent Assembly, charged with proposing a new constitution. The interview was translated and posted on Yale Global Online.