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What Comey’s testimony means

What Comey’s testimony means

June 9, 2017

Nancy Gertner, a retired federal judge in Massachusetts who is now a senior lecturer at Harvard Law School, spoke with the Gazette about the legal issues swirling around President Donald Trump and FBI Director James Comey's testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Elhauge to receive the Jerry S. Cohen Award for Antitrust Scholarship

June 2, 2017
Elhauge to receive the Jerry S. Cohen Award for Antitrust Scholarship

Harvard Law School Professor Einer Elhauge ’86 will receive the prestigious Jerry S. Cohen Award for Antitrust Scholarship from the American Anititrust Institute at their annual conference on June 21.

HLS weighs in

June 1, 2017

The latest word from Harvard Law faculty, alums, fellows and other affiliated authorities.

John Manning to lead Harvard Law School

June 1, 2017
John Manning to lead Harvard Law School

John Manning, the Bruce Bromley Professor of Law and Deputy Dean at Harvard Law School, and an eminent public-law scholar with expertise in statutory interpretation and structural constitutional law, will become the School’s next dean on July 1.

Faculty Books in Brief—Spring 2017

May 18, 2017
Faculty Books in Brief—Spring 2017

The concept of speech is typically defined as the communication of thoughts in spoken words. Yet the authors note that First Amendment protection of speech is far broader, covering nonrepresentational art, instrumental music, and even nonsense—individual topics that Tushnet, Chen, and Blocher focus on (in that order) in the book.