Conferences, Symposia, and Workshops

Below is a listing of upcoming and past conferences and symposia held at NYU School of Law. To learn about other events at the Law School, visit the event calendar.

Upcoming Events

2nd Thematic Conference on Knowledge Commons: Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources
September 5-6, 2014
Sponsored by the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy
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The Law of Cybersecurity: A Multidisciplinary Perspective
September 19, 2014
Hosted by the Center on Law and Security and the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security
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Fourth Annual NYU/UCLA Tax Policy Symposium: Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century
October 3, 2014
Hosted by NYU Law and UCLA School of Law
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Antitrust in Emerging and Developing Countries
October 24, 2014
Hosted by NYU Law and the Concurrences Competition Law Journal
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Global Institutions and Technologies in the Governance of Illicit Activity: Measurement, Data, Indicators and Quantification
November 17-18, 2014
Hosted by the Institute for International Law and Justice and United Nations University
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Conference on Corporate Crime and Financial Misdealing
April 17-18, 2015
Sponsored by the Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement
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Compliance Beyond the Firm
May 8, 2015
Sponsored by the Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement
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Past Events

67th Annual Conference on Labor: Title VII of the Civil Rights Act After 50 Years
June 5-6, 2014
Sponsored by the Center for Labor and Employment Law, Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations, and St. John’s University School of Law
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Regulating Risk Taking in a Post Credit Crisis Environment
May 16, 2014
Sponsored by the Center for Financial Institutions, the Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement, and ETH
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Mercy in the Criminal Justice System
April 15, 2014
Sponsored by the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law
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Digital Currency Conference
April 7, 2014
Classical Liberal Institute and NYU Federalist Society
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Reproductive Rights Law: Where is the Woman?
April 1, 2014
Sponsored by the Carr Center for Reproductive Justice
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11th Annual Emerging Human Rights Scholarship Conference
March 27, 2014
Sponsored by the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice
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Sovereign Debt Restructurings: Bridging Economic Reality with Law
March 20-21, 2014
Sponsored by New York Univeristy School of Law, University of Buenos Aires School of Law, and United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.
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2014 NYU/Penn Conference on Law and Finance
February 28-March 1, 2014
Sponsored by the Pollack Center for Law & Business, the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Law and Economics, and the Wharton Financial Institutions Center
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Women in the Academy
February 28, 2014
Sponsored by New York University Law Women
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Obfuscation Symposium
February 15, 2014
Co-organized by NYU’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication and Information Law Institute
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2014 Annual Symposium: Developments in Domestic and International Financial Regulation
January 31, 2014
Sponsored by the NYU Journal of Law & Business and NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business
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NYU-SJTU Conference: Business Beyond Borders
January 17, 2014
Co-sponsored by NYU School of Law, NYU Stern School of Business, NYU Shanghai, SJTU KoGuan Law School, and NYU Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement
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Next Generation of Antitrust Scholars Conference
January 17, 2014
Co-sponsored by the NYU School of Law and the American Bar Association
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16th Annual Takings Conference: Litigating Takings Challenges to Land Use and Environmental Regulations
November 22, 2013
Co-sponsored by NYU School of Law
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Solving Israeli-Palestinian Commercial Disputes
November 22, 2013
Co-sponsored by the Jerusalem Arbitration Center
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Law and Strategy in an Era of Evolving Threats
November 19, 2013
Sponsored by the Center on Law and Security
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Transnational Justice Panel Conference
November 15, 2013
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Conference on the 50th Anniversary of United States v. Philadelphia National Bank
November 15, 2013
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Law Alumni Association Fall Conference
November 13, 2013
Co-sponsored by the LAA and the NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy
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International Human Rights Fact-Finding in the Twenty-First Century
November 1, 2013
Sponsored by the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice
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19th Annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International Law Symposium
“The Function of Judges and Arbitrators in International Law”
October 24, 2013
Co-sponsored by the Journal of International Law and Politics, the Institute for International Law and Justice, the International Law Society, and PluriCourts: The Centre of Excellence at the Faculty of Law of the University of Oslo
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Drones & Aerial Robotics Conference
October 11, 2013
Co-sponsored by the MacArthur Foundation, the Center for Information Technology Policy, and the Yale Law School Information Society Project
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66th Annual Conference on Labor: Regulation of Compensation
June 6-7, 2013
Co-sponsored by the Center for Labor and Employment Law, Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations, and St. John’s University School of Law
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Governing Algorithms
May 16-17, 2013
Co-sponsored by the Information Law Institute, NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication; and the Intel Science & Technology Center for Social Computing
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Criminal Law and the Modern Courts
April 19, 2013
Sponsored by the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law
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13th Annual NYU/KPMG Tax Lecture Series
April 18, 2013
Sponsored by the School of Law Graduate Tax Program and KPMG LLP’s tax practice
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Democracy Unfiltered: Discussing 100 Years of Direct Elections and Modern Issues Affecting the Law of Democracy
April 12, 2013
Sponsored by the Journal of Legislation and Public Policy
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Big Ideas for the Big Apple: Furman Center Mayoral Forum
April 10, 2013
Sponsored by the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy and the Moelis Institute for Affordable Housing Policy
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Innovation in Governance of Development Finance: Causes, Consequences and the Role of Law
April 8-9, 2013
Co-sponsored by the Institute for International Law and Justice, the Schumpeter Research Group at the University of Giessen, and the Volkswagen Foundation
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Theorizing the Modern Criminal System: Law and Sociology in Conversation
April 5, 2013
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Construction Arbitration Conference
April 3, 2013
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The CPLR at Fifty: Its Past, Present, and Future
March 12, 2013
Co-sponsored by the Journal of Legislation and Public Policy and Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration
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Government Structures and the Redistribution of Wealth
March 4, 2013
Sponsored by the Journal of Law & Liberty
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Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Exploring the Continued Existence of Gender Bias in the Legal Profession and Understanding How it Can Change
March 1, 2013
Sponsored by Law Women
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3rd Annual NYU Social Innovation Symposium
February 22, 2013
Co-sponsored by the social enterprise clubs at the Stern School of Business, Wagner School of Public Service, and School of Law
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Criminal Justice in the Age of DNA
February 22, 2013
Sponsored by the Annual Survey of American Law
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Separate and Unequal: Education, Race and the Law
February 21, 2013
Sponsored by the Black Allied Law Students Association; the Suspension Representation Project; and the Education Law and Policy Society
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Green for Green: The Business and Law of Renewable Energy Finance
February 15, 2013
Sponsored by the Environmental Law Journal; the Environmental Law Society; the Frank J. Guarini Center for Land Use and Environmental Law
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Developments in the Law of International Project Finance
February 1, 2013
Sponsored by NYU Journal of Law & Business
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Fall Conference on the Law and Finance of Social Enterprise
November 9, 2012
Co-sponsored by the Journal of Law and Business and the NYU Law and Business Initiative
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18th Annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International Law Symposium
 “Tug of War: The Tension Between Regulation and International Cooperation”

October 25, 2012
Sponsored by the Journal of International Law and Politics; the International Law Society; and the Center for Transnational Litigation and Commercial Law.
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The Second Annual NYU/UCLA Tax Policy Symposium: The Internal Revenue Code at 100
October 19, 2012
Co-sponsored by NYU School of Law and UCLA School of Law
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