Yale Law School Today

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

The Parochialism of American Cosmopolitanism—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

Lawfare

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017


In The Press

Has Jeff Sessions Ushered In A New Kind Of Federalism?

Huffington Post

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law Heather Gerken is cited in an article about federalism.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016


In The Press

The Most Important Law School You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Law.com

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law and Legal History John Langbein is quoted in an article about the Litchfield Law School.

Monday, January 04, 2016


In The Press

'Call Me Guido': Federal Appellate Judge Calabresi A Legal Giant With A Common Touch

Hartford Courant

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law Guido Calabresi ’58 is profiled in an article about his background and career.

Thursday, March 30, 2017


News

Samuel Moyn to Join Faculty in July 2017

Dean Robert C. Post ’77 has announced the appointment of Samuel Moyn to the Yale Law School faculty. He will join as a professor of law, effective July 1, 2017.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016


Tuesday, September 20, 2016


Thursday, June 18, 2015


News

Professor John Langbein Receives Simeon E. Baldwin Award

Yale Law School’s Center for the Study of Corporate Law has awarded its 2015 Simeon E. Baldwin Award to John H. Langbein, Sterling Professor of Law and Legal History. 

Wednesday, January 21, 2015


News

Professor Langbein to Deliver Law Lecture at British Academy on March 17

John H. Langbein, Sterling Professor of Law and Legal History, will give a British Academy Law Lecture on March 17, 2015, in London.

January 30 Tuesday

Event

The Religious Economy of Modern Islam

4:15PM to 5:15PM
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017


In The Press

A Picture is Worth a Million Laws

New Haven Independent

Rare book librarian Michael Widener is quoted in an article about “Around the World with Law’s Picture Books,” an exhibit currently on view in the Law Library.

Thursday, October 26, 2017


In The Press

Owen Fiss and the Liberal Legal Tradition

The Nation

Sterling Professor Emeritus of Law Owen Fiss’s book Pillars of Justice is reviewed.

Thursday, October 5, 2017


In The Press

Barbarian Virtues

The Nation

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn reviews James C. Scott’s book Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States.

Friday, September 15, 2017


In The Press

The Parochialism of American Cosmopolitanism—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

Lawfare

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017


In The Press

How the Nazis Were Inspired by Jim Crow

History Channel

Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88 is quoted in a story about how Nazis in Germany were inspired by America’s Jim Crow laws.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017


In The Press

Historians Question Trump’s Comments on Confederate Monuments

New York Times

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Witt ’99 is quoted in an article about the removal of statues honoring confederate generals.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017


In The Press

Has Jeff Sessions Ushered In A New Kind Of Federalism?

Huffington Post

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law Heather Gerken is cited in an article about federalism.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017


In The Press

The Law Is a Zoo in New Exhibit

New Haven Independent

Rare book librarian Michael Widener is interviewed about the library’s latest exhibit, Woof, Moo & Grr: A Carnival of Animals in Law Books.

Saturday, December 3, 2016


In The Press

States’ Rights for the Left

New York Times

J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law Heather Gerken is cited in an article about states’ rights and progressive federalism. A similar article appeared in Time Magazine.

Friday, December 2, 2016


In The Press

New Plan at Yale to Address the Past

The New York Times

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law John Witt ’99 is quoted in an article about the recently announced procedure for considering the renaming of university buildings at Yale.