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Map of Fort Lorenzo, Panama (1740)
September 11, 2014
I picked up a volume to catalog that until recently was in the the Los Angeles County Law Library. We acquired it at auction in London in the spring 2014. The title is De...
September 11, 2014
In preparing to implement the “next generation of the judiciary’s Case Management / Electronic Case Files System”, the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts recently...
The 9th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies
September 10, 2014
The 9th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies will be held at Boalt Hall in Berkeley, California on November 7-8, 2014. As in the past, CELS will showcase emerging...
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Rare Books Blog

Map of Fort Lorenzo, Panama (1740)
September 11, 2014
I picked up a volume to catalog that until recently was in the the Los Angeles County Law Library. We acquired it at auction in London in the spring 2014. The title is De...
September 5, 2014
Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Yale Law Library Rare  Book Fellowship. Here are the details. FIXED DURATION POSITION: 6 months from date of hire; non-...
The Common Law Epitomiz'd
September 2, 2014
“The Common Law Epitomiz’d: Anthony Taussig’s Law Books” is the latest exhibit from the Yale Law Library’s Rare Book collection. It showcases the Law...
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Foreign & International Blog

September 5, 2014
It was 3:00 PM on an early June afternoon. Smiley was 49 years old, married, and the father of a five-year old boy.  He was standing in the first-floor lobby of Yale...
February 25, 2014
Dr. Shirin Ebadi, 2003 Nobel Laureate and the first woman president of Tehran’s city court, will deliver the Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Global Justice at Yale Law School...
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