News@NYU Law

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...
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...

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