News@NYU Law

10/26/2010
On October 22, NYU School of Law hosted the Sixteenth Annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International...
10/25/2010
Stanford Law School’s Center for Public Interest and Public Service Law has awarded its National Public Service...
10/25/2010
On October 6, NYU School of Law's Institute for Policy Integrity joined with Conservation International to present...
10/25/2010
On October 18 the NYU School of Law’s Institute for International Law and Justice welcomed Lieutenant Colonel...
10/22/2010
The October 20 NYU Law Forum took on a topic just as it was thrust anew into the headlines: the military’s policy of “...
10/22/2010
Beller Family Professor of Business Law Kevin Davis created a stir at a recent anti corruption conference in South...
10/21/2010
Jonathan Kalmuss-Katz '10 was awarded first prize in the New York State Bar Association environmental law section...
10/19/2010
Robert H. Henry, who was chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit before stepping down to become...
10/19/2010
On October 14, Randy Barnett, the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at Georgetown University Law Center,...
10/19/2010
On October 12, President Barack Obama named Richard Ketchum '75 one of 12 individuals who will serve on the President's...
10/18/2010
The Supreme Court’s January ruling on campaign finance in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission has generated...
10/15/2010
On October 11, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ), in collaboration with the International Network...
10/15/2010
In September, Nathalie Laureano (LL.M. ’10), who focused on international legal studies at the NYU School of Law...
10/15/2010
On October 7-8 NYU’s Stern School of Business and India’s National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) co-...
10/15/2010
An article by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law and director of NYU's Center for Labor and...
10/13/2010
Senator Chris Dodd was the keynote speaker at the Law School’s 2010 Global Economic Policy Forum on Oct. 12....
10/13/2010
The presence of 11 million unauthorized immigrants in the United States has generated a great deal of political...
10/13/2010
On October 15-16, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) hosted a regional workshop in Istanbul, Turkey...
10/13/2010
Geoffrey Miller, Stuyvesant P. Comfort Professor of Law, published two books this year on very different topics....
10/11/2010
Dolores Huerta, who co-founded United Farm Workers of America (UFW) with César Chávez and has worked as an...
10/8/2010
On September 30, the NYU Law Forum hosted “The Gender of Atrocity: Accountability vs. Peace in Sudan and...
10/5/2010
Dean Richard Revesz has become one of 40 new public members of the Administrative Conference of the...
9/29/2010
On September 28 University Professor Richard Stewart, John Edward Sexton Professor of Law and director of the Frank J....
9/29/2010
On September 27, Richard Epstein presented a full-throated defense of the Supreme Court’s controversial campaign-...
9/28/2010
Michael Nadler '11 was awarded first prize in the American Planning Association's annual Smith-Babcock-Williams Student...
9/28/2010
David Deng ’10 has been awarded a grant in the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) Priority Grant...
9/28/2010
Colin Reardon '10 wins LexisNexis competition for paper on Twombly and IqbalColin Reardon '10 has won LexisNexis’...
9/28/2010
NYU School of Law, in association with the NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business and the American Bankruptcy...
9/24/2010
On September 21, Daniel Shaviro, the Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation, delivered the 15th annual David R. Tillinghast...
9/24/2010
On September 23, the Global Climate Finance Project at NYU Law hosted a consultative workshop on climate finance with...
9/24/2010
On September 20, Martha Coakley, the attorney general of Massachusetts, presented the 14th annual Attorney General...
9/22/2010
What do numbers have to do with defining the terms of global governance? To address that question, the Institute for...
9/20/2010
Oren Bar-Gill joins Behavioral Science & Policy as associate editorProfessor Oren Bar-Gill has joined the...
9/16/2010
On September 15, the first NYU Law Forum of the 2010-11 academic year took on a messy topic—BP’s oil spill...
9/13/2010
A dozen panelists weighed in on the current state of Chinese law during the 16th annual Timothy A. Gelatt Dialogue on...
9/10/2010
The semester is off to a busy start for the Center on Law and Security, with high-profile events and new works by CLS...
9/2/2010
On August 26-27, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) co-hosted "The United States and...
9/2/2010
Thanks to the work of the Law School’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC), expanded immigration enforcement by U.S....
9/1/2010
In 2010, NYU Law faculty garnered a great deal of significant recognition:Lily Batchelder (now on leave) was selected...
8/30/2010
The website Big Think declared August “the month of thinking dangerously,” and each day it has posted a “dangerous idea...
8/27/2010
The NYU Law-founded Suspension Representation Project, which in May won a New York State Bar Association 2010 President...
8/27/2010
Micah Berul ‘00 was lead attorney for the National Labor Relations Board in an important labor law ruling. On...
8/26/2010
In a July 21 ruling, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit cited an article by Professor Franco...
8/19/2010
James B. Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts as well as director...
8/17/2010
Both before and after the recent Perry v. Schwarzenegger decision overturning Proposition 8, an amendment to...
8/12/2010
Twenty visiting professors will teach at the Law School for the fall term, including visitors from...
8/10/2010
Kenji Yoshino discusses California same-sex marriage ruling on Charlie RoseKenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren...
8/9/2010
Shawn Pelsinger '09 (LL.M. '10) has had a very busy year. After finishing up his graduate degree in Law and the Global...
8/6/2010
Six new professors have joined the NYU School of Law faculty full time for the 2010-2011 school year. They boast...
8/6/2010
On August 4, David Boies (LL.M. '67) scored a major victory when the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
8/6/2010
On August 3, Nicholas Bagley '05 testified before the Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts of the...
8/3/2010
This summer, the NYU School of Law is continuing its partnerships with two organizations to give a boost to students of...
8/3/2010
La Fundación Rafael del Pino dedicated Competition Law in Times of Crisis, the yearbook of its sixth annual Seminar on...
8/3/2010
A ruling issued by the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom on June 30 cited a pair of articles by Andreas Lowenfeld,...
8/3/2010
On July 19, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve named Herbert Kelleher ’56 chair of the Federal Reserve...
7/28/2010
On July 6, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced the selection of Eloise Gore '79 as acting media legal...
7/28/2010
Congress has once again decided to consider legislation aimed at addressing privacy concerns related to commercial uses...
7/23/2010
On June 24, Associate Justice Antonin Scalia cited an article co-authored by Stephen Choi, Murray and Kathleen Bring...
7/23/2010
On July 13-14 the International Human Rights Funders Group (IHRFG) held their annual conference at NYU School of Law....
7/20/2010
The Federal Court of Justice of Germany cited a paper by Franco Ferrari, a longtime visiting professor who will join...
7/20/2010
Paul McDaniel, a former member of the NYU Law faculty and a distinguished tax scholar and professor, ...
7/19/2010
The Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration’s 51st annual New Appellate Judges Seminar on July 11...
7/16/2010
In recent years, there has been a dramatic expansion in patent protection. At one time, patenting was reserved to the...
7/16/2010
From June 21 to July 1 NYU School of Law hosted the third annual Association of Transnational Law Schools (ATLAS) Agora...
7/14/2010
Appearing before 17 judges in the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights, University Professor and Joseph...
7/12/2010
Alyssa Bell ’10 won the first annual UVA Law Human Rights Student Scholars Writing Competition for “Torturous Intent:...
7/3/2010
Since taking office in January 2009, President Barack Obama has been calling upon numerous NYU Law alumni to join his...
7/1/2010
On June 23, the U.S. Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) ruled in favor of arguments presented in an amicus brief ...
6/30/2010
Supporters of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act claimed victory on June 28, when the Supreme Court turned back a broad challenge...
6/30/2010
As part of celebrating its 50th anniversary, the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey has added an item to its...
6/29/2010
Barry Friedman, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law, joined Jan Crawford, CBS’s chief legal correspondent, and...
6/29/2010
On June 29 the Public Interest Law Center's Guarini Government Summer Series hosted a breakfast with Natalia Sorgente...
6/28/2010
The timing couldn't have been better. On June 22, Associate Professor of Clinical Law Margaret Satterthwaite '99...
6/25/2010
Skadden Fellow Lauren Burke '09 has a key to the city. Thanks to a new public-art project, Burke and other urban...
6/25/2010
Legal ethics expert Steven C. Krane '81 died at age 53 on June 22. A former president of the New York State Bar...
6/23/2010
Sarah Woo, a bankruptcy and financial regulation expert, has joined the NYU School of Law faculty as an assistant...
6/22/2010
In a June 16 op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, Richard Epstein offered a strategy to avoid major oil spills in the...
6/21/2010
On June 14, Iowa Senator Tom Harkin delivered the Brennan Center for Justice’s third annual Living Constitution...
6/21/2010
An article co-authored by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, and Daniel Weick ’09, and...
6/18/2010
Stephen Schulhofer, Robert B. McKay Professor of Law, testified before the United States Sentencing Commission on the...
6/17/2010
Erin Murphy will join the Law School faculty as a tenured professor in the fall. Currently an assistant professor at...
6/16/2010
The White House named Kenneth Feinberg '70 as the administrator of a $20 billion fund that BP is creating to pay claims...
6/16/2010
A number of fresh faces and new positions have appeared at the NYU School of Law in recent months, and notable...
6/16/2010
In a major immigrant rights ruling on June 14, the Supreme Court sided with arguments made by the Law School's...
6/15/2010
The NYU Law Immigrant Rights Clinic recently won a habeas petition on behalf Patrick Monestime, a longtime lawful...
6/11/2010
The subject of the Center for Labor and Employment Law’s 63rd annual Conference on Labor on June 3 and 4, “...
6/11/2010
On June 9, Steven Banks '81 and Michael Rothenberg '91 were selected to join the Task Force to Expand Access to Civil...
6/11/2010
The Spring 2010 edition of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy features contributions from three Law School-...
6/9/2010
Daryl Levinson, who is rejoining the NYU School of Law faculty in Fall 2010 after five years at Harvard Law School,...
6/8/2010
On June 1 the Equal Justice Initiative, directed by Professor Bryan Stevenson, released a report, “Illegal Racial...
6/7/2010
In an op-ed piece published in the Los Angeles Times on June 4, Samuel Issacharoff discussed how the U.S. should handle...
6/7/2010
On June 3 and 4, Philip Alston, the United Nations special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary, or arbitrary...
6/3/2010
University Professor Thomas Nagel received an honorary doctorate of laws on May 27 at Harvard University’s 359th...
6/2/2010
Law School Trustee Paul Francis '80 has joined New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo’s gubernatorial...
6/2/2010
Preeminent legal scholar Richard Epstein will join the Law School's full-time faculty as the inaugural Laurence A...
5/28/2010
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, spoke before the President’s Task Force on Puerto...
5/28/2010
On May 27, the first anniversary of former Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law Emeritus Thomas Franck’s death, two...
5/27/2010
On May 24, the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL) and the Federal Bar Council co-hosted “Federal...
5/26/2010
Ryan Goodman, Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Professor of Law, has accepted an invitation to join the U.S. Department of...

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