News@NYU Law

2/22/2011
Luxury seats, coveted experiences and intimate gatherings with influential and important people are some of the...
2/22/2011
Sometimes, a picture caption is worth a thousand words. On August 30, 2005, in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the...
2/22/2011
“Big Law 2021 – And What it Will Mean for You” was the topic of the February 16 NYU Law Forum. Led by moderator Samuel...
2/22/2011
The NYU School of Law Graduate Tax Program has announced that it has eliminated the two-credit residency requirement...
2/18/2011
Ryan Goodman, Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Professor of Law and co-chair of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice...
2/18/2011
Queen Elizabeth II has named University Professor Arthur Miller a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)....
2/18/2011
Samuel Rascoff, assistant professor of law, testified before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental...
2/18/2011
On February 17, the prestigious American Law Institute (ALI) announced that it is conferring a Young Scholars...
2/17/2011
Mohamed ElBaradei (LL.M. '71, J.S.D. '74, LL.D. '04) has had the eyes of the world on him since late January, when he...
2/16/2011
On February 2, NYU Law hosted a discussion between Senators Tom Daschle and Trent Lott. The event, organized by the...
2/16/2011
On February 11, Catherine A. Rein Professor of Law Cynthia Estlund testified before the U.S. House Education and the...
2/15/2011
Eleanor Fox, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation, and Harry First, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law...
2/15/2011
On February 10-11, NYU Law’s Public Interest Law Center hosted the 34th annual Public Interest Legal Career Fair....
2/15/2011
On February 7, Alan Houseman '68, executive director of the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP), delivered the...
2/15/2011
David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law and a professor of sociology, has won the 2010 PROSE Award in the...
2/15/2011
Review of Law & Social Change symposium examines the role of corporations in promoting progressive idealsOn Friday...
2/15/2011
The Supreme Court was the focus of the February 9 NYU Law Forum, with panelists looking broadly at it as an institution...
2/14/2011
Richard Epstein’s Food and Drug Law class is not for the timid. The famously opinionated libertarian, who is the...
2/11/2011
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) recently recognized the work of five former LL.M....
2/11/2011
On February 8, NYU School of Law hosted a panel discussion organized by the American Constitution Society on the...
2/11/2011
On February 7, the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Planning and the Institute for Education and Social Policy...
2/11/2011
Eleanor Fox '61, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation, was honored on February 4 in Miami as one of...
2/11/2011
A group of NYU Law professors traveled to Berlin recently to take part in “Constitutionalism in a New Key?,” ...
2/7/2011
In her inaugural lecture for the Herbert M. and Svetlana Wachtell Professorship of Constitutional Law and Civil...
2/7/2011
The first NYU Law Forum of the spring semester, held on February 2, examined whether necessary steps have been taken to...
2/4/2011
On December 13-14, the Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration (IJA) co-sponsored the...
2/4/2011
On January 27, two NYU Law alumni were honored at the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers annual...
2/3/2011
Luminaries pay tribute to Edward Kennedy at NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy dedication (VIDEO)On February...
2/1/2011
At the NYU School of Law’s Annual Alumni Luncheon on January 28, Dean Richard Revesz called Law School Trustee...
2/1/2011
It was an event that set off alarm bells around the world about academic freedom and the freedom of expression.During...
2/1/2011
Journal of Law & Business holds symposium on Dodd-Frank legislation (VIDEO)On January 21, the NYU Journal of Law...
2/1/2011
Institutions for climate finance and promoting technology innovation and transfer were the two main topics of...
1/31/2011
On January 26, the Women of Color Collective sponsored a panel on the issue of sex trafficking, featuring guest...
1/28/2011
Daryl Levinson delivered the inaugural David Boies Professorship of Law lecture on January 25. Levinson returned to NYU...
1/28/2011
On January 24, the Internal Revenue Service selected Charles Rettig (LL.M. '82) to serve as the 2011 chairman of the...
1/26/2011
The January 24 installment of the Public Interest Law Center’s Leaders in Public Interest Series was particularly...
1/26/2011
On January 18, Mitra Hormozi ’95 was appointed chairperson of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Commission...
1/21/2011
On January 20, as part of Maastricht University’s 35th anniversary celebration, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of...
1/19/2011
Dean Richard Revesz and Michael Livermore '06, the executive director of the Institute for Policy Integrity, were...
1/19/2011
On January 11, NYU School of Law's Institute for Policy Integrity partnered with Conservation International to present...
1/18/2011
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow as well as a judge in the Appeals...
1/14/2011
Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, director of the Center for Labor and Employment Law, and co-...
1/14/2011
Rush Atkinson ’10 and Beth George ’10 will begin work in the Department of Justice’s National Security Division as part...
1/12/2011
As 2010 drew to a close, the Law School’s Immigrant Rights Clinic, racked up some important victories....
1/11/2011
Ronald Dworkin publishes his latest book, Justice for Hedgehogs (VIDEO)Justice for Hedgehogs, the latest book by Frank...
1/11/2011
On January 1, Lionel Yee Woon Chin (LL.M. '99) took office as Singapore’s second solicitor general. Yee takes...
1/10/2011
Paul Quigley (LL.M. ’05) recently returned to Ireland from New York, where he had an arbitration practice at...
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...

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