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Tuesday, August 23, 2016


In The Press

It’s Time for the United Nations to Compensate Haiti for Its Cholera Disaster—A Commentary by Muneer I. Ahmad and Alice M. Miller

The Nation

Muneer I. Ahmad is a Clinical Professor of Law and Alice M. Miller is an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and the Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership at Yale Law School.

Monday, August 22, 2016


In The Press

Arbitration Cuts the Public Out and Limits Redress—A Commentary by Judith Resnik

National Law Journal

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016


Monday, August 29, 2016


Events

Fall term begins; first day of classes

Monday, August 29, 2016
(All day)
YLS

Monday, August 29, 2016


Events

In-person registration for returning JD students

Monday, August 29, 2016
9:00AM
YLS

Tuesday, August 30, 2016


Events

Add/drop period begins

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
(All day)
YLS

Monday, September 5, 2016


Events

Labor Day. No classes will meet.

Monday, September 5, 2016
(All day)
YLS

Wednesday, September 7, 2016


Events

Earthjustice and Fighting for Wild Places and Clean Energy in the Northern Rockies.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
12:10PM
TBA

Wednesday, September 7, 2016


Events

Add/drop period closes, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
4:30PM
YLS

Thursday, July 7, 2016


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Thursday, July 7, 2016


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Monday, June 27, 2016


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Friday, June 10, 2016


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Monday, June 6, 2016


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Monday, June 6, 2016


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Friday, August 26, 2016


In The Press

Yale Professor: Raise Retirement Age To 76

Financial Advisor

An article detailing some of the ideas put forth in A New Deal for Old Age: Toward a Progressive Retirement, a new book by Jacquin D. Bierman Professor in Taxation Anne Alstott ’87.

Thursday, August 25, 2016


In The Press

Dreamer Sues To Unblock The President’s Biggest Immigration Proposal Yet

Huffington Post

The Worker & Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic is mentioned in an article about an undocumented student who is mounting a legal challenge to reinstate President Obama’s plan to defer deportation for those in a similar situation. A similar article appeared in Talking Points Memo.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016


In The Press

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

Law.com

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

Wednesday, August 24, 2016


In The Press

How Obama Is Enabling the Next President to Launch Illegal Wars—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

The Atlantic

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016


In The Press

It’s Time for the United Nations to Compensate Haiti for Its Cholera Disaster—A Commentary by Muneer I. Ahmad and Alice M. Miller

The Nation

Muneer I. Ahmad is a Clinical Professor of Law and Alice M. Miller is an Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law and the Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016


In The Press

Episode 47: A Path for Police Reform

Scholars Strategy Network’s No Jargon

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey L. Meares was interviewed on the Scholars Strategy Network’s podcast No Jargon about police reform.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

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