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Yale Law School Today

Friday, April 29, 2016


Events

Dialogic Constitutionalism Conference 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016
(All day)
Room 124

Saturday, April 30, 2016


Events

Passover ends, sundown

Saturday, April 30, 2016
(All day)
Yale Law School

Thursday, September 8, 2016


Events

Book Talk: The Future of Law and Economics

Thursday, September 8, 2016
6:10PM
Room 121

Monday, September 12, 2016


Events

Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women's Rights given by Asma Jahangir

Monday, September 12, 2016
4:30PM
Room 127

Monday, September 12, 2016


Events

Book Talk: The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right By Michael J. Graetz and Linda Greenhouse

Monday, September 12, 2016
6:10PM
Room 120

Wednesday, April 6, 2016


1:24:16

Wednesday, March 30, 2016


1:02:17

Thursday, March 24, 2016


1:15

Wednesday, March 23, 2016


1:03:18

Wednesday, February 17, 2016


2:23

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

What is solitary confinement?; From what it is to how much it costs, we answer key questions about the solitary confinement of prisoners

The Guardian

A report co-authored by the Arthur Liman Public Interest Program is cited in an article about solitary confinement.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

Target Steps Out in Front of Bathroom Choice Debate

The New York Times

John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence Bill Eskridge ’78 is quoted in an article about Target’s policy that allows people to use the restroom that corresponds to their gender identities.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


In The Press

Lawsuit filed against VA for those affected by toxic water at Camp Lejeune

WNCT

Helen White ’18 and Rory Minnis ’17 are quoted in a story about a lawsuit filed by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic against the Veterans Administration on behalf of veterans seeking information on decisions made around medical claims relating to toxic water at Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Monday, April 25, 2016


In The Press

China Close to Passing Strict Law on Foreign Groups

The New York Times

Jeremy Daum, senior fellow with the Paul Tsai China Center, is quoted in an article about a proposed law that would strictly control thousands of foreign nongovernmental organizations operating in China.

Monday, April 25, 2016


In The Press

The exceptions: Among Vietnam vets, a rare few score Agent Orange benefits for bladder cancer

The Virginian-Pilot

Deputy Dean for Experiential Education and William O. Douglas Clinical Professor of Law Michael Wishnie ’93 is quoted in an article about the number of Vietnam veterans who have been able to receive disability benefits related to their exposure to Agent Orange.

Friday, April 22, 2016


In The Press

Parasitic trading and frenzied lobbying: Why the heroes of 'Flash Boys’ must win their battle with the establishment—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey and David Swensen

Business Insider

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale University, and David Swensen is Chief Investment Officer of Yale.

You don’t have to be a lawyer, but you have to be an involved person. You have to care enough about things to do something about them. It doesn’t have to be politics. It can be your church, your school, your community center; however, you want to be involved. What you cannot do is ignore things.”


U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Class of 1979