News@NYU Law

1/10/2011
Debut novel by Matthew Gallaway '95 praised in New York TimesMatthew Gallaway ’95, whose book, The Metropolis...
12/23/2010
New York Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo has named Paul Francis '80 to serve in the new position of director of agency...
12/23/2010
On December 22, Attorney General-elect Eric Schneiderman named Janet Sabel '84 New York state's executive deputy...
12/22/2010
Barry Friedman's op-ed named one of Atlantic's top 10 legal readsA Slate.com op-ed coauthored by Jacob D....
12/22/2010
Maribel Hernández '10 has won a Fried Frank/MALDEF Fellowship, giving her the opportunity to work for two years at...
12/22/2010
Caroline Waldner '10 (LL.M. '11) was awarded first prize in the Theodore Tannenwald Jr. Foundation for Excellence in...
12/22/2010
On December 14, NYU President John Sexton introduced former British prime minister Gordon Brown to an audience gathered...
12/22/2010
Thirteen visiting professors will teach at the Law School in the spring term, including visitors...
12/22/2010
On December 17, Irving Picard (LL.M .'67), the court-appointed trustee for the victims of Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi...
12/21/2010
Root-Tilden-Kern scholar Elizabeth-Ann Tierney '11 has been awarded the Juvenile Law Center’s 2011 Zubrow...
12/21/2010
University Professor Jeremy Waldron has been selected to receive the American Philosophical Society’s Henry M....
12/20/2010
Over the course of a single weekend, the Senate confirmed two NYU Law alumni as federal appeals court judges. Albert...
12/14/2010
Dean Richard Revesz was sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia as a public member of the Administrative...
12/14/2010
In recent months Harry First, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law and director of the Trade Regulation Program, has...
12/14/2010
On December 7, the Center for Labor and Employment Law hosted a discussion between labor and employment law...
12/14/2010
José Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, was a keynote speaker last month at the...
12/13/2010
Steven Simon was the featured speaker at an Open Forum presented by The Center for Law and Security (CLS) on December 8...
12/10/2010
On December 2, the Graduate Tax Program hosted a discussion titled “Innovation and Capital Gains Tax Policy....
12/10/2010
New York State Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo appointed Jeremy Creelan, former deputy director of the Democracy Program at...
12/10/2010
Sally Engle Merry, professor of anthropology and affiliated faculty at NYU School of Law, won the School for Advanced...
12/9/2010
This fall, Benedict Kingsbury, Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law and director of NYU Law’s Institute for...
12/7/2010
Bernard Grofman, a Fall 2010 faculty in residence at the NYU School of Law and the Jack W. Peltason (Bren Foundation)...
12/7/2010
On November 23, a federal jury awarded $1.3 billion in damages to Oracle, a software company represented by David Boies...
12/7/2010
Brian Burgess '09 will serve as assistant to Neal Katyal, the acting Solicitor General of the United States, for one...
12/6/2010
For David Golove and Daniel Hulsebosch, current NYU Law Review article will lead to a bookFor many scholars,...
12/3/2010
The first annual conference of NYU Law’s Tikvah Center for Law & Jewish Civilization focused on a single book: the...
12/2/2010
On November 29 the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear McComish v. Bennett, a case in which the NYU School of Law’s...
12/2/2010
Gunnar Groh (LL.M. ’11), who is studying corporate law at NYU School of Law, recently co-authored a German...
12/1/2010
Monica Youn, senior counsel in the Democracy Program of NYU School of Law’s Brennan Center for Justice, was a...
12/1/2010
Starting November 29, fellows from the Frank J. Guarini Center for Environmental and Land Use Law blogged about...
12/1/2010
On October 20, Cornell University announced that Kate Griffith '04 will be the first Proskauer Rose Employment and...
12/1/2010
On November 19, Peggy Twohig '83 was selected to help lead the implementation team at the new Consumer Financial...
11/30/2010
A new Institute for Policy Integrity report criticizing states’ rulemaking procedures is receiving media attention...
11/29/2010
In the course of reviewing Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law David Garland's much praised book,Peculiar Institution...
11/23/2010
On November 15, nine NYU Law alumni were honored by the Sanctuary for Families’ Center for Battered Women’s...
11/22/2010
On November 15, five NYU School of Law alumnae discussed their work in international human rights in the Law Alumni...
11/22/2010
Professor Devon Carbado of UCLA School of Law delved into the complexities of assessing laws through the prism of race...
11/22/2010
The Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL) hosted a “Conversation on Urban Crime” with New...
11/19/2010
On November 13, Domestic Workers United (DWU) presented NYU Law’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) with the Advocate...
11/19/2010
On November 17, President Barack Obama announced that John Adams, a former adjunct professor who helped form the...
11/18/2010
On November 16, New York Attorney General-Elect Eric Schneiderman held a news conference at NYU School of Law to...
11/18/2010
      On November 9, the Center on Law and Security hosted its third Open Forum of the...
11/17/2010
Richard Stewart, John Edward Sexton Professor of Law and director of the Frank J. Guarini Center on Environmental...
11/16/2010
      The Law School co-sponsored a series of discussions held by the World Bank for its...
11/15/2010
The question of whether the recent proliferation of human rights fact-finding missions, inquiries, and tribunals has...
11/10/2010
Samuel Estreicher co-authors New York Law Journal article on a key Alien Tort Statute rulingSamuel Estreicher, Dwight D...
11/9/2010
The Center on Law and Security (CLS) held its fall conference on November 5. Titled “The Constitution and...
11/8/2010
Panelists at the November 3 NYU Law Forum debated the New York City Police Department’s intensive use of stop-and...
11/4/2010
Cynthia Estlund and Samuel Estreicher joined other top labor law experts at George Washington University Law School on...
11/4/2010
University Professor Jerome Bruner was honored on October 21 at the opening ceremony of the First International...
11/4/2010
On October 28, New York University's Environmental Studies Program hosted the launch of Climate Ethics: Essential...
11/3/2010
Paul J. De Muniz, chief justice of the Oregon Supreme Court, delivered the 17th Justice William J. Brennan Lecture on...
11/2/2010
For anyone who thinks civil procedure doesn’t rock, here’s an account written by students in Professor Arthur...
11/1/2010
Margaret Lewis ’03, an associate professor at Seton Hall University School of Law and a former Furman Academic Fellow,...
11/1/2010
On October 28 the Law School’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) released a 118-page report...
10/29/2010
“Congress Revisits The Bush Tax Cuts: Who Should Pay Taxes, and How Much?” was the title of the October 27...
10/29/2010
In an event billed as “A Conversation with the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court,” Luis Moreno-Ocampo made...
10/28/2010
The Center on the Administration of Criminal Law hosted a talk by Cory Booker, the mayor of Newark, New Jersey, on...
10/28/2010
On October 15-16, NYU School of Law’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice held a two day conference titled...
10/27/2010
On October 22-24, a team of NYU Law students traveled to Malibu, California, for the 2010 Foreign Direct Investment...
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...

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