The Yale Law Journal

Daniel J. Hemel


Innovation Policy Pluralism

Daniel J. Hemel & Lisa Larrimore Ouellette

Intellectual property is not a monolith. It rewards innovators with temporary exclusive rights to their creations, and it conditions consumers’ access to such goods through proprietary pricing. Using this insight, this Article develops a more accurate framework for analyzing the innovation policy la…


Can New York Publish President Trump’s State Tax Returns?

Daniel J. Hemel

Breaking from a decades-old norm of presidential tax transparency, Donald Trump has refused to make his federal income tax returns available for public inspection. Congressional leaders have blocked bipartisan legislation that would compel the President to disclose his returns. New York State, howev…