Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law

Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law will host an alumni breakfast program in New York entitled “Citizens United: Mountain or Mole Hill?”

Panelists Floyd Abrams ‘60, Cahill Gordon & Reindel, LLP, who argued the case for the plaintiff Citizens United, and election law scholars Heather Gerken, YLS J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law and Sam Issacharoff ‘83, NYU Bonnie and Richard Reiss Professor of Constitutional Law, will analyze the issues raised by the opinion and its implications for future campaigns, along with potential legislative responses. Robert Post '77, Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law, will moderate.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
The Century Association,
7 West 43rd Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)

Breakfast will be available at 7:30 a.m.
The program will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 9:20 a.m.

Registration deadline is Tuesday, May 4, 2010. To register, go online at:

A fee of $35 per person will be charged to cover the cost of the continental breakfast. Please call the Alumni Affairs Office, 203-432-1690, with questions about registration for the Breakfast.

(One-and-a-half (1.5) CLE credit hours in Professional Practice (corporate) will be available for this program, which is transitional and non-transitional in nature. )

Preregistration is required for CLE credit. Please note that New York State requires you to sign in and sign out, in order to receive a CLE Certificate of Attendance at the end of the program.

Program reading materials will be available online one week prior to the program at http://www.law.yale.edu/alumni/CLEreadings.asp and on the Center website at http://www.law.yale.edu/cbl/alumnibreakfasts.htm

For more information about the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, visit the website at www.law.yale.edu/ccl or email corp.law@yale.edu.