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NYU Law’s offerings in international, comparative, and foreign law are unsurpassed.
The Hauser Global Law School Program brings Hauser Global Faculty, Global Fellows, and Distinguished Global Fellows to New York from around the world to teach, study, and collaborate. These outstanding scholars and practitioners are joined by more than 300 international students, including the top-ranking Hauser Global Scholars, as well as exchange students and Visiting Doctoral Researchers.
Opportunities for students extend far beyond New York. NYU Law Abroad offers specially-designed programs in Buenos Aires, Paris, and Shanghai. The Law School also supports an array of international moot competitions as well as summer and postgraduate internships and fellowships.
Our centers regularly sponsor conferences and research programs on issues of global concern, involving NYU Law students as well as faculty, in New York and overseas.
Global News in Brief
At Madison Lecture, Judge Rosemary Barkett criticizes the US for failing to protect the human rights of women and childrenAt the October 22 Madison Lecture, Judge Rosemary Barkett of the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal at the Hague argued that American courts lag far behind their international and foreign peers with...
Finding a Place to Sue: Linda Silberman tracks the evolving, and often confusing, Supreme Court decisions on jurisdictionIt took the Supreme Court 100 years to officially bury Pennoyer v. Neff, its landmark ruling on jurisdiction that took on cult status (or became a “hazing ritual,” according to one commenter...
Experts discuss the European refugee crisis and the US immigration debate at the Milbank Tweed ForumThe refugee crisis in Europe has been in the headlines for much of this year. In a 24-hour period last spring, the Italian Coast Guard coordinated the rescue at sea of 4,200 migrants fleeing places...
Pascal Saint-Amans, director of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, delivered the 20th annual David R. Tillinghast Lecture on...