News@NYU Law

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...
5/25/2010
On May 25, the Women’s Bar Association (WBA) of the District of Columbia honored Nancy Duff Campbell '68 as the...
5/24/2010
Article co-authored by Strandburg is centerpiece of  Cornell Law Review issue“Constructing Commons in the...
5/22/2010
Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, and Eugene Kontorovich, an associate professor at Northwestern...
5/21/2010
William E. Nelson ’65, Judge Edward Weinfeld Professor of Law, has been associated with the NYU School of Law for...
5/20/2010
On May 12, Oren Bar-Gill was elected to the board of directors of the American Law and Economics Association (ALEA)....
5/19/2010
Jesse Wegman '05 has been named a Soros Justice Fellow for 2010, with a $45,000 stipend that will allow him to spend a...
5/19/2010
On May 5, Equal Justice Works (EJW) announced that Kristin Connor '08 and recent graduates Mindy Friedman '10 and Alisa...
5/19/2010
What does Inez Mullholland Professor of Civil Liberties Burt Neuborne think about a new biography of Supreme Court...
5/18/2010
On May 7 the NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business’s 2010 NYU Directors’ Institute, “Corporate...
5/18/2010
Lily Batchelder, Professor of Law and Public Policy, has been named chief tax counsel for the U.S. Senate Finance...
5/18/2010
Linda Silberman’s article, “The Hague Child Abduction Convention Turns Twenty: Gender Politics and Other...
5/18/2010
On April 26, Seth Diamond '88 took over as the Department of Homeless Services commissioner for New York City. Diamond...
5/17/2010
The Supreme Court ruled on May 17 in Graham v. Florida that it is unconstitutional to sentence juveniles convicted...
5/14/2010
This fall, Scott Hechinger '10, will become the Sinsheimer Children's Rights Fellow at the Partnership for Children...
5/14/2010
Joe Russo ’11 was named Best Oralist at the International Rounds of the 2010 Philip C. Jessup International Law...
5/13/2010
Valerie Jarrett, senior advisor to the president in the Obama White House, delivered the keynote address at the 2010...
5/13/2010
As the U.S. Senate is hashing out an overhaul of the nation’s financial regulatory system, Anne Milgram ’96...
5/13/2010
On May 3, the Suspension Representation Project (SRP) was awarded a New York State Bar Association 2010 President's Pro...
5/10/2010
The 2010 Who’s Who Legal survey has named David Katz '88 and Martin Lipton '55 to their list of the top...
5/7/2010
Ryan Bubb, a swiftly rising scholar in the fields of property rights and organizational design, will join the NYU...
5/5/2010
On April 29, the New York State Crime Victims Board (CVB) announced the confirmation of Mary Haviland '94 as a...
5/5/2010
On May 3, at a 2010 Law Day speech in Albany, Jonathan Lippman '68, chief judge of the New York State Court of Appeals...
5/3/2010
The “Top 10 Corporate and Securities Articles of 2009” list, chosen by corporate law professors in a poll conducted by...
5/3/2010
On April 23, Visiting Professor Richard Epstein, who will join the NYU Law faculty fulltime in the fall, appeared...
5/3/2010
On April 28, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) screened its new documentary, Americans on...
5/3/2010
NYU Law alumni named among 2010 Dealmakers of the Year by the American LawyerNYU Law alumni Matthew Feldman '88 and...
4/30/2010
Professor Anthony Thompson, who teaches the Criminal and Community Defense Clinic and the Offender Reentry Clinic, was...
4/30/2010
On April 20, the United States Senate confirmed the nomination of Marisa Demeo '93 as an associate judge on the...
4/30/2010
A paper by Daniel Moeritz (LL.M. '09), a former Arthur T. Vanderbilt Scholar, has been cited by a German lawmaker...
4/29/2010
A report prepared by the Law School’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC), in conjunction with two other organizations...
4/29/2010
Daniel Shaviro, Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation, is among the experts featured in An Inconvenient Tax, a new full-...
4/29/2010
On April 28, Luis Moreno-Ocampo, prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), announced the appointment of...
4/28/2010
On April 23, the Law School's Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL) held its second annual conference, "...
4/27/2010
On April 21, NYU Law’s Institute for Policy Integrity released "Flooding the Market: The Distributional...
4/26/2010
On April 21, Professor Anthony Thompson had a big surprise for his Offender Reentry Clinic class: citations from...
4/26/2010
On April 19, James Kugel, a fellow at NYU Law’s Tikvah Center for Law & Jewish Civilization, delivered the...
4/26/2010
On April 21, the NYU Law Forum, with the cosponsorship of the Dean’s Workshop Series on LGBT Rights, discussed...
4/23/2010
On April 21, the NYU School of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif inducted Law School Trustee Ronald Moelis '82 as an...
4/23/2010
The inaugural lecture of the Bernard Petrie Professorship of Law and Business, delivered by Barry Adler on April 20,...
4/21/2010
A paper by Professor Oren Bar-Gill and Rebecca Stone ’09 on consumer confusion regarding cell phone contracts has...
4/21/2010
The 38th annual Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition focused on the difficult question of child pornography and its...
4/21/2010
Behind a stifling defense and timely shooting, NYU Law defeated Columbia Law School 55-45 in the ninth annual Deans'...
4/21/2010
On April 15, the Institute for International Law and Justice’s Program in the History and Theory of International...
4/21/2010
In a dissenting opinion, Supreme Court Associate Justice Samuel Alito cited an amicus brief filed by the Law School...
4/21/2010
On April 14, the NYU Law Forum discussed judges' personalities, and how their past experiences, views, and ideologies...
4/20/2010
On April 13, Anthony ‘Van’ Jones presented his ideas for a new economy based on green jobs at the 16th...
4/18/2010
Panelists discuss how high the bar is for pleading a complaint after Iqbal and Twombly rulingsOn April 6, the Dwight D...
4/16/2010
In an April 14 op-ed in the New Republic, Vice Dean Barry Friedman, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law...
4/16/2010
Annual Survey of American Law pays tribute to Arthur MillerAt an April 14 ceremony, Arthur R. Miller joined a long line...
4/15/2010
Jennifer Hainsfurther ’08 has won a 2010 Helton Fellowship from the American Society of International Law. The award...
4/15/2010
Journal of Legislation and Public Policy hosts symposium on election administrationOn April 1, the NYU Journal of...
4/15/2010
Daryl Levinson will return to the NYU School of Law faculty in the fall of 2010, after five years at Harvard Law School...
4/14/2010
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, delivered the 2009-2010 Thomas M. Jorde Symposium...
4/13/2010
Charles D. Klein ’63, an NYU School of Law trustee and a managing director of American Securities for the past 30...
4/13/2010
All politics, it has been said, is local. And if you ask Anthony Foxx ’96, starting local is a great way to get into...
4/8/2010
Life at NYU Law blogger Andrea Ravich '12 offers counsel to new admitsAndrea Ravich '12 has some advice for prospective...
4/8/2010
The new book Regoverning the Workplace: From Self-Regulation to Co-Regulation by Cynthia Estlund, Catherine A. Rein...
4/8/2010
William Perry ’12 has won the 2010 Robert Half Legal Scholarship from Robert Half Legal, a legal staffing service...
4/8/2010
More than 40 years ago, Arthur R. Miller introduced Linda Silberman to the intricacies of civil procedure. She was then...
4/7/2010
Lauren Burke '09 was recently interviewed by the producers of "Following the Snakehead," a...
4/6/2010
On March 26, the Black, Latino, Asian Pacific American Law Alumni Association (BLAPA) held its annual Spring Dinner to...
4/5/2010
Bryan Stevenson appears on Bill Moyers Journal to discuss racial and economic injusticeOn April 2, two days before the...
4/2/2010
Immigrants to the U.S. who are convicted of a crime may face detention and deportation by federal authorities. Few get...
4/2/2010
Inebriated plunges into the Hudson River; mistreatment of support staff; e-mails landing where they're least intended....
4/2/2010
On Nightline, Amy Adler discusses legal consequences of sextingProfessor Amy Adler appeared in a segment on ABC’s...
4/1/2010
On March 25, President Barack Obama nominated Todd Edelman '94 to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia as an...
4/1/2010
On March 24, Governor Chris Gregoire of Washington named Michael Spearman ’81 to the state’s Court of...
4/1/2010
NYU Law’s team in the 2010 Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law made its way to the final...
4/1/2010
Warren J. Sinsheimer (LL.M. '57) has received the 2010 Diane Lipton Award for Outstanding Educational Advocacy on...
3/31/2010
Sabrina Ursaner '10 has been awarded first place in the 2010 American Bar Association Business Law Section Mendes...
3/30/2010
Franco Ferrari has been appointed as one of the editors of the 2011 edition of UNCITRAL CISG Digest. For those who need...
3/30/2010
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, has been elected to the position of...
3/29/2010
On March 24 the NYU Law Forum, moderated by Dean Richard Revesz, discussed “How Much Regulation is Too Much? Has...
3/26/2010
On March 12, the Environmental Law Journal, Environmental Law Society, and Institute for Policy Integrity hosted a day-...
3/26/2010
On March 22, the Center for Law and Security hosted “Obama and the 9/11 Trials: A Conversation on Security,...
3/25/2010
Exactly forty-five years after giving testimony in support of the Congressional power to end literacy tests in federal...
3/22/2010
On March 15, legal scholars and practitioners, along with engineers, geologists, and policy makers, came together at...
3/22/2010
A report released by the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy on March 22 analyzes a series of 76 rezonings...
3/22/2010
On March 11, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) and the International Institute for Law and Justice...
3/19/2010
Cohen highlights Chinese lawyer's disappearance in International Herald Tribune op-edIn a March 18 op-ed...
3/19/2010
About six years ago, the American Law Institute, the highly influential publisher of Restatements of the Law, decided...
3/19/2010
Dean Richard Revesz and the deans of four other law schools have made a collective call for an end...
3/19/2010
Michael Posner discusses new  Country Reports On Human Rights Practices (VIDEO)On March 12, Assistant...
3/19/2010
On March 11, Senior Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Roderick L. Ireland shared his...
3/17/2010
For Judge Kiyo A. Matsumoto of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, seconds count. Born to...
3/17/2010
The Law School's newly formed Center for Transnational Litigation and Commercial Law, established to advance the study...
3/16/2010
Tackling the question “Does the United States Incarcerate Too Many People?,” the March 10 installment of the NYU Law...
3/15/2010
Health care reform will have enormous implications for tax policy. And the reverse is also true: Tax policy is a key...
3/15/2010
NYU President John Sexton, Benjamin F. Butler Professor of Law and dean emeritus, appeared on Bill Moyers Journal on...
3/12/2010
On March 11, President Obama nominated Raymond Lohier Jr. '91 for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit....
3/12/2010
On March 2, a rich mix of more than 200 people—lawyers, church and community leaders and members, civil rights...
3/12/2010
Judith Kaye ’62, former chief judge of the New York Court of Appeals, was appointed by New York Attorney General...
3/12/2010
The Law School’s Office of Communications today launched Life at NYU Law, the school’s first official...
3/12/2010
On March 6, C-SPAN aired a panel discussion moderated by Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law José...
3/11/2010
Camilo Romero ’12 has become the second NYU Law student in two years to win a Paul and Daisy Soros...

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