Law

Yale, other schools to Supreme Court: President’s travel ban harms academia

September 19, 2017

Writing as amici ("friends of the court"), the schools argue that "even in its more limited form," the ban harms academia and "...

GHJP closes two-year FOIA case against drug manufacturer

September 19, 2017

On Sept. 11, Yale's Treatment Action Group and the Global Health Justice Partnership won an important legal victory for clinical research transparency.

Chika Okafor ’15 J.D. contributes to U.S. Holocaust Museum’s project

September 18, 2017

Chika Okafor ’15 J.D. spent a year as a fellow at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum contributing to the museum’s efforts to prevent contemporary atrocities.

Watch sessions of the Kerry climate change conference via livestream

September 15, 2017

Those who cannot attend the Kerry Initiative's conference on climate change can watch four of the sessions as they unfold via livestream.

The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World

September 12, 2017

Oona A. Hathaway, the Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law, and Scott J. Shapiro, the Southmayd Professor of Law (Simon & Schuster)

The numbers won't speak for themselves

September 12, 2017

Yale's Stephen Pitti is coauthor of an article demonstrating why academics should become publicly engaged in contemporary societal issues.

Yale Law School stands up for ‘Dreamers’ after DACA decision

September 8, 2017

Yale Law School students and faculty are working to challenge President Trump’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy.

Law clinic challenges Trump Administration’s termination of DACA

September 8, 2017

A Yale Law School clinic is representing an immigrant in his challenge to the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

Outlawing war? It actually worked

September 5, 2017

Though the Kellogg-Briand Pact of 1928 may not have ended all war, it was highly effective in ending the main reason countries had gone to war: conquest.

Yale's response to the DACA announcement

September 5, 2017

President Salovey describes how Yale will continue to support DACA students in the wake of the Trump administration's decision to rescind the policy.