News@NYU Law

1/25/2013
Seth Harris ’90 is now the acting secretary of labor, following the resignation of Secretary Hilda Solis on...
1/25/2013
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison has made a major gift to NYU School of Law, providing substantial support...
1/23/2013
Over the past semester, three new key administrators arrived on campus: Arthur Fama, assistant dean for student affairs...
1/22/2013
A provocative proposal by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, to make the third year of law school...
1/22/2013
NYU Law and its faculty had a major presence at this year's annual meeting of the American Association of Law Schools...
1/22/2013
Governor Andrew Cuomo has nominated Jenny Rivera ’85 to the New York State Court of Appeals. If confirmed by the...
1/18/2013
Susan Herman ’74, Centennial Professor of Law at Brooklyn Law School and president of the American Civil...
1/15/2013
Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law, has been named by the Order of the Coif as...
1/11/2013
NYU Law’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) won a major victory in December following the filing of a habeas petition...
1/7/2013
Nancy Hoppock, who became the executive director of NYU Law’s Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL...
12/21/2012
The Green Bag honors Arthur Miller for exemplary legal writingThe Green Bag, a quarterly journal of legal scholarship,...
12/21/2012
This year's Law Alumni Association Fall Lecture, entitled "College Athletics: Is Anyone in Charge?", brought together...
12/17/2012
Forbes names three NYU Law graduates to "30 Under 30: Law & Policy" listLauren Burke '09,...
12/14/2012
David Garland was a keynote speaker at the Second Oslo International Symposium on Capital Punishment earlier this month...
12/13/2012
Jennifer Chen ’12 has won first prize in the Professor William R. Ginsberg Memorial Essay Contest, sponsored by...
12/12/2012
Former President of the Supreme Court of Israel Dorit Beinisch made her teaching debut this fall while on campus as a...
12/11/2012
University Professor Joseph Weiler, Joseph Straus Professor of Law, has been named the next president of the European...
12/10/2012
Elyssa Caplan ’13, Semuteh Freeman ’13, Diana Newmark ’13, and Scott Welfel ’13 have all been...
12/10/2012
On Friday, December 7, the Supreme Court agreed to hear two cases on same-sex marriage: United States v. Windsor, which...
12/7/2012
The NYU Journal of International Law and Politics’ 18th annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin...
12/5/2012
Norman Dorsen, Frederick I. and Grace A. Stokes Professor of Law, received an honorary doctorate from the University of...
11/30/2012
“Environmental policy, from the perspective of a lawyer, is much more complicated than just the law,” says...
11/27/2012
New documentary Walking Merchandise features immigration lawyer Lauren Burke ’09Lauren Burke ’09, founder...
11/27/2012
Fresh from serving as general counsel to President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign, Robert Bauer will return...
11/26/2012
In a talk on October 22, Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow,...
11/26/2012
Professors José  Alvarez and Benedict Kingsbury will lead the American Journal of International LawProfessors...
11/26/2012
Annette Gordon-Reed, Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School, gave the 17th Annual...
11/20/2012
Following on the heels of a protracted presidential campaign focused largely on economic issues, the Comfort Global...
11/19/2012
Sherrilyn Ifill ’87, a nationally recognized civil rights attorney and professor at the University of Maryland...
11/16/2012
Adjunct Professor David Malone, president of the International Development Research Centre, has been appointed rector...
11/14/2012
In October, Clayton Gillette, Max E. Greenberg Professor of Contract Law, was the keynote speaker at the 2012...
11/14/2012
On October 20, the Yale Law School Association honored NYU Law Trustee David Boies (LL.M. ’67) with their 2012...
11/14/2012
At the Equal Justice Works (EJW) 2012 Annual Dinner, NYU Law Trustee Randal Milch ’85, executive vice president...
11/12/2012
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11/12/2012
Sarah Weiss Ma'udi '02, deputy director of the International Law Department at the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs...
11/9/2012
New York City faced an unprecedented weather disaster when Hurricane Sandy, the largest Atlantic hurricane on record,...
11/8/2012
Many members of the NYU Law community were actively involved in the 2012 election, from working behind the scenes to...
11/8/2012
Professor Derrick Bell has been honored posthumously with the Triennial Award for Lifetime Service to Legal Education...
11/8/2012
It’s too bad the International Tax Review (ITR) isn’t planning an awards ceremony for its second annual list of the "...
11/6/2012
Delivering the inaugural lecture of the Robert A. Kindler Professorship of Law on October 17, Alan Sykes, the holder of...
11/6/2012
The annual NYU/UCLA Tax Policy Symposium is a joint annual conference focusing on tax policy issues from both a legal...
11/6/2012
Writer and historian Ramachandra Guha, a distinguished global fellow at NYU Law this year, spoke at two law school...
11/4/2012
To: The Law School communityFrom: Vice Dean Randy HertzDate: November 5, 2012The law schools in the New York...
10/26/2012
Judge Karen Nelson Moore of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit focused on a timely and politically charged...
10/25/2012
Richard Revesz announced that he will step down from his position as dean of NYU School of Law on May 31, 2013, the end...
10/18/2012
The Law School recently announced plans to plant its flag on three continents, setting up NYU Law-designed and managed...
10/17/2012
The release of a report detailing NYU School of Law’s ambitious new set of enhancements to the curriculum, with an...
10/16/2012
Professor Jeanne Fromer has been elected to the American Law Institute (ALI) as one of 68 distinguished new members...
10/15/2012
In the Foreign Policy Association's 18th James G. McDonald Distinguished Lecture, delivered at NYU Law on September 27...
10/15/2012
  Five months after leaving China and arriving at NYU, the blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng sat down for...
10/12/2012
A group of NYU Law professors have been included on the 2012 list of the authors most frequently cited in legal...
10/11/2012
Last summer, NYU Law students interned in 33 countries across the globe. Here are some first-person accounts...
10/10/2012
Nearly 200 judges and attorneys gathered at NYU Law on Thursday, September 27 for the 27th annual Hispanic Heritage...
10/9/2012
On September 28, a portrait of Judge Douglas Ginsburg was presented at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit....
10/9/2012
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on October 10 in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, an affirmative...
10/8/2012
Proposition 8 litigators David Boies (LL.M. ’67) and Theodore Olson joined MSNBC host Rachel Maddow at NYU...
10/5/2012
Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor Arthur Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90), former chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court...
10/4/2012
The Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) recently won a groundbreaking victory for immigrant rights in the U.S. Court of...
10/3/2012
Global Visiting Professor Dirk van Zyl Smit, a prolific penological scholar, co-wrote the new Handbook on the...
10/2/2012
The New York County District Attorneys Office recently hired Philip Kovoor ‘12, Karl Mulloney-Radke ’12 and...
9/28/2012
As student researchers this past summer with NYU Law’s new Center for Constitutional Transitions, headed by...
9/28/2012
Lawyers for the imprisoned members of Pussy Riot, the Russian punk rock band, came to the Law School on September 21 to...
9/28/2012
At the annual Weinfeld Gala on September 20, The Honorable Frank J. Guarini, Jr. ’50 (LL.M. ’55), Order of...
9/27/2012
The New York County District Attorneys Office recently hired Philip Kovoor ‘12, Christina Maloney ’07, Karl...
9/25/2012
NYU Law’s Global Justice Clinic, collaborating with Stanford Law School’s International Human Rights and Conflict...
9/25/2012
On September 19, James Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts, testified...

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