A Celebration of Yale Law School
This 14-minute video includes interviews with deans and former faculty members of Yale Law School, and photos of YLS students past and present. The video was shown at the Gala Dinner during Alumni Weekend 2006.
Friday, October 13
Sen. Arlen Specter '56: The Senate's Hot-Button Issues
YLS Alumni Survey: Career Trajectories and Factors that Influence Work Choices
Moderator: Jean Koh Peters, Clinical Professor of Law and Supervising Attorney, Yale Law School
Panelists: Deborah Cantrell, Clinical Lecturer in Legal Ethics and Director, Arthur Liman Public Interest Program, Yale Law School, and Robert W. Gordon, Chancellor Kent Professor of Law and Legal History, Yale Law School
A Mock Moot Court, Argued by Current YLS Students Before a Panel of Judges from the '56 Moot Court Team
The Case: Philip Morris USA v. Williams
The Attorneys: Henry B. Liu '07, Julia K. Martinez '07, Elizabeth M.M. O'Connor '07, Michael V. Pinkel '07
The Bench: David Isbell '56, Senior Counsel, Covington & Burling; The Honorable Jon O. Newman '56, Senior Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; and the Honorable Arlen Specter '56, Senator and Chair, Judiciary Committee, United States Senate
Saturday, October 14
I Love My Job, But Working 24/7?
Moderator: Anthony T. Kronman '75, Sterling Professor of Law and former dean, Yale Law School
Panelists: Marc Galanter, John and Rylla Bosshard Professor Emeritus of Law and South Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin, Madison and Centennial Professor, London School of Economics and Political Science; Deborah L. Rhode '77, Director, Stanford Center on Ethics and Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law, Stanford Law School; Lori A. Schechter '87, Chair, Litigation, Morrison & Foerster; P.D. Villarreal '85, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Schering-Plough Corporation
Cycles of Work--Beginning, Switching, Multi-Careering, and Retiring
Moderator: Vicki Schultz, Ford Foundation Professor of Law, Yale Law School
Panelists: Barbara Berish Brown '71, Partner, Employment Law Department, and Office Chair, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker; Michael J. Chepiga '79, Partner, Simpson, Thatcher & Bartlett LLP, and playwright; John H. Langbein, Sterling Professor of Law and Legal History, Yale Law School; Joan C. Williams, Distinguished Professor of Law and Director, Center for WorkLife Law, University of California, Hastings
Work and Self
Moderator: Kenji Yoshino '96, Professor of Law, Yale Law School
Panelists: Chai R. Feldblum, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center; Amy Weinfeld Schulman '89, Partner, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary; Reva Siegel '86, Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law, Yale Law School
Alumni Luncheon & Presentation of the YLSA Award of Merit
Annual Meeting of the Yale Law School Association
James Dabney Miller '75, President, Yale Law School Association; Harold Hongju Koh, Dean and Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law, Yale Law School
Presentation of the YLSA Award of Merit to the Honorable Margaret H. Marshall '76, Chief Justice, Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court; The Honorable Drayton Nabers '65, Chief Justice, Alabama Supreme Court; and the Honorable Randall Shepard '72, Chief Justice, Indiana Supreme Court
Is the Constitution's Separation of Powers Breaking Down?
Moderator: Harold Hongju Koh, Dean and Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law, Yale Law School
Panelists: Bruce Ackerman '67, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, Yale Law School; Steven G. Calabresi '83, Professor of Law, Northwestern; Pamela S. Karlan '84, Sidley Austin-Robert D. McLean '70 Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School; Norman Ornstein, Resident Scholar, The American Enterprise Institute
Class of 1956 -- Symposium: “Guantanamo Detainees: Breakdown of the Separation of Powers?”
Participants: Steven G. Calabresi, Elizabeth P. Gilson, Jonathan Hafetz, and I. Michael Heyman.
Class of 1991 -- Panel Presentation: “The Enigma of Ken Lay: The Inside Story of the Investigation, Trial and Aftermath.” (not available)
Speaker: John Hueston ’91.