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11/19/2009
On November 17, Professor Florencia Marotta-Wurgler '01 testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science...
11/18/2009
On November 10 the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ), the Center on Law and Security, and NYU Press...
11/18/2009
On November 16, President Barack Obama announced the nomination of Julie Brill '85, a former Root-Tilden Scholar, ...
11/17/2009
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, delivered the 2009-10 Thomas M. Jorde Symposium keynote...
11/17/2009
A 2004 article by Burt Neuborne, Inez Milholland Professor of Civil Liberties, was the subject of an engaging...
11/17/2009
Times Wang '11 writes a plea in a Washington Post op-ed for President Obama to help his fatherDrawing parallels between...
11/16/2009
Ignacia Moreno '90, nominated by President Obama last May to be Assistant Attorney General for Environment and Natural...
11/13/2009
Simon Chesterman, global professor of law, director of the NYU School of Law Singapore Program, and former executive...
11/13/2009
The U.S. Olympic Committee has selected Paul Tagliabue ’65 to lead a panel examining the governance...
11/11/2009
Stewart and Wyman selected to appear in the Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review The Environmental Law and...
11/10/2009
Jeremy Babener ’10 will take part in this year’s National Association of Settlement Purchasers Annual Conference in Las...
11/9/2009
On November 9, Professor Bryan Stevenson, executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), argued Sullivan v....
11/6/2009
The United States Government announced this week that it will withhold $2 million in military aid to the...
11/5/2009
The inaugural lecture of the Boxer Family Professorship of Law, delivered by Vicki Been ’83 on November 2,...
11/4/2009
A new survey by the NYU School of Law's Institute for Policy Integrity, a nonprofit think tank advocating...
11/4/2009
2009 Global Economic Policy Forum and Law Alumni Association Fall LectureCombining the 2009 Global Economic Policy...
11/2/2009
Dorchen Leidholdt ’88 is the director of Sanctuary for Families’ Center for Battered Women’s Legal...
11/2/2009
In Paul Butler’s 2009 book, Let's Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice, he dedicates an entire chapter to the...
11/2/2009
On November 6, Russell D. Niles Professor of Law Oscar Chase will present the keynote speech at Fordham University...
10/30/2009
John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip Alston reports that the United States government’s use of unmanned...
10/29/2009
A coalition of musicians announced on October 20 that they are formally protesting the use of loud music as an...
10/27/2009
October 28, 2009Tishman AuditoriumNew York University School of LawVideoWatch the complete recording from this event (...
10/27/2009
  Lawrence litigator gives first lecture in Dean's Workshop on LGBT Rights   This October, the NYU School of...
10/27/2009
When Judge M. Blane Michael ’68 of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit delivered the 41st annual...
10/27/2009
The National Research Council’s Committee on Health, Environmental, and Other External Costs and Benefits of Energy...
10/26/2009
The October 21 installment of the NYU Law Forum, “The Supreme Court’s New Term (and New Justice),” convened a...
10/23/2009
On October 20, Pauline Newman Professor of Law Rochelle C. Dreyfuss delivered the Fifth Annual Finnegan Distinguished...
10/22/2009
Adjunct Professor Kenneth Feinberg '70, who was appointed special master for executive compensation under the Troubled...
10/22/2009
As the U.S. government’s historic Wall Street bailout has inevitably led to efforts to curb executive pay,...
10/21/2009
The title of the October 14 NYU Law Forum, “Is What’s Good for GM Good for America?,” moderated by...
10/19/2009
At the beginning of “Turmoil in Iran: Passion and Protest in the Islamic Republic,” part of the Center on...
10/19/2009
On October 6, the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law released a new study called “Foreclosure: A...
10/16/2009
Francis Deng, the United Nations secretary general’s special adviser on the prevention of genocide, delivered a...
10/16/2009
After conducting an 11-day investigation, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip Alston reported that a United...
10/13/2009
Tuesday, in a United Nations press release, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip Alston, United Nations special...
10/13/2009
Nigel Li is convinced that the 2009 trial of Chen Shui-bian, ex-president of Taiwan, set a milestone in the young...
10/12/2009
Nigel Li is convinced that the 2009 trial of Chen Shui-bian, ex-president of Taiwan, set a milestone in the young...
10/12/2009
University Professor Jeremy Waldron delivered the three-part Holmes Lecture series, the most prestigious talks at...
10/9/2009
The October 7 installment of the NYU Law Forum, “Prosecuting Torture: How High Should It Go?” began with the showing of...
10/6/2009
At a time when the nation’s finances are in a state of disrepair, one would expect the taxing authorities to step...
10/6/2009
On October 2 the Information Law Institute at the NYU School of Law held a day-long workshop in anticipation of the...
10/6/2009
Pildes discusses upcoming Supreme Court cases in  New York TimesIn an October 5 New York Times article by...
10/6/2009
Danilo Türk, president of the Republic of Slovenia, joined University Professor Joseph Weiler, director of the Jean...
10/2/2009
New York University School of Law and the NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business held the 35th Annual Lawrence P....
10/2/2009
On September 21, the Center on Law and Security hosted an open forum, “Detainees in America: The Next Chapter of...
10/1/2009
University Professor Richard Stewart, the director of the Frank J. Guarini Center on Environmental and Land Use Law,...
9/30/2009
Released the week before the beginning of the 2009-10 Supreme Court term, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion...
9/30/2009
In New York for United Nations week, Leonel Fernández, president of the Dominican Republic, visited the NYU School...
9/28/2009
New York Times praises Friedman's bookVice Dean Barry Friedman's new book, The Will of the People: How Public Opinion...
9/25/2009
Keren Raz ’10 spent six days this past July rubbing elbows with the likes of Jeremy Irons, Amy Grant, Jane...
9/25/2009
In a ceremony on September 24, Bryan Stevenson, professor of clinical law and director of the Equal Justice Initiative...
9/24/2009
A forthcoming book by Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, is the subject of a two-day conference at...
9/23/2009
The Honourable Penny Wong, Senator for South Australia and Australia’s Minister for Climate Change and Water,...
9/21/2009
Alston speaks to Time magazine about Kenya's police forceJohn Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip Alston, United...
9/21/2009
Barry Adler, Bernard Petrie Professor of Law and Business, gave testimony before the Congressional Oversight Panel...
9/18/2009
The inaugural installment of the NYU Law Forum, a new weekly event organized and moderated by Vice Dean Barry Friedman...
9/17/2009
Andrew Cuomo, the attorney general of New York, displayed both candor and self-deprecating humor when he delivered the...
9/17/2009
Former NYU School of Law visiting scholar Justice Sandile Ngcobo has accepted President Jacob Zuma’s nomination...
9/11/2009
Friedman writes about relevance of Supreme Court in the New RepublicIn the September 23 issue of the New Republic, Vice...
9/9/2009
The Supreme Court today took up its first oral argument with new Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor on the bench in...
9/3/2009
Many NYU School of Law students had summer experiences worth writing home about, but five of them, ...
8/28/2009
Allison Westfahl Kong ’10 has won the second annual student writing competition of the New York State Bar...
8/27/2009
Jeremy Marwell ’06 has become a clerk for new U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a former NYU School of Law...
8/24/2009
Stewart co-authors Wall Street Journal op-ed arguing for cap-and-trade environmental regulationThe House’s...
8/20/2009
Raymond J. Lohier Jr. ’91 and Miriam E. Rocah ’97 have both been promoted at the U.S. Attorney’s...
8/19/2009
Yoshino discusses timing of federal lawsuit challenging California's gay marriage ban in New York Times Room for...
8/19/2009
On August 11, NYU Law's Center on the Administration of Criminal Law won an amicus victory in the United States Court...
8/19/2009
Adam Winger (LL.M. '10) and Gil Ghatan '09 placed first and second, respectively, in the American College of Trust and...
8/14/2009
Rochelle Dreyfuss, Pauline Newman Professor of Law and co-director of the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy...
8/13/2009
In an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times, Burt Neuborne urges the U.S. to hold Swiss banks accountable for secrecy laws...
8/13/2009
The work of Franco Ferrari, Inge Rennert Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law and a professor at the Faculty of...
8/13/2009
Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, delivered a major policy speech at NYU School of Law on August...
8/11/2009
Shortly before the commencement of Senate confirmation hearings for former NYU School of Law...
8/11/2009
Three alumni noted in Black Enterprise magazineThree NYU School of Law alumni were included in Black Enterprise’s...
8/10/2009
The ongoing economic crisis, coupled with the constantly mounting cost of higher education, has made attending college...
8/7/2009
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8/7/2009
Randy Hertz, Professor of Clinical Law and director of clinical and advocacy programs, has just completed his term as...
8/6/2009
In an op-ed in the New York Times, Anthony Thompson writes about imbalances created by counting prison inmates as "...
8/4/2009
Stephen Gillers, Emily Kempin Professor of Law, has been selected to serve on the American Bar Association's Commission...
8/4/2009
Helaine Barnett '64, president of the Legal Services Corporation, the largest provider of civil legal aid for low-...
7/31/2009
NPR mined Professor Samuel Rascoff's terrorism expertise for the third time this summer in a July 29 segment on All...
7/29/2009
The NYU School of Law's Institute for Policy Integrity, a nonprofit think tank advocating better governmental...
7/28/2009
Samuel Issacharoff, Bonnie and Richard Reiss Professor of Constitutional Law, and Cynthia Estlund, Catherine A. Rein...
7/28/2009
Professor Jerome Cohen, co-director of the NYU School of Law’s U.S.-Asia Law Institute, and institute research fellow...
7/27/2009
In Boston Globe Q & A, Friedman discusses Supreme Court's relationship with publicIn the wake of former NYU School...
7/22/2009
Richard Stewart, University Professor and John Edward Sexton Professor of Law, has been elected to the American College...
7/20/2009
Three Law School alumni included in National Law Journal's "40 Under 40"Michael Desanctis '95, Christine Lehman '93,...
7/20/2009
Three Law School alumni included in  National Law Journal's "40 Under 40"Michael Desanctis '95, Christine...
7/13/2009
Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, is one of several of the nation’s leading legal experts asked by...
7/10/2009
On July 8, Professor Rachel Barkow, faculty director of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law, testified...
7/10/2009
In its July 2 landmark decision decriminalizing homosexuality in India's capital city, which could lead India's...
7/10/2009
Joshua Masters (LL.M. ’09) received the Outstanding Student Essay Prize and $1,000 from the James...
7/2/2009
The Law School's Supreme Court Litigation Clinic, a joint project of NYU Law and Jones Day, led by Samuel Estreicher,...
6/30/2009
June 30, 2009Anthony Amsterdam, University Professor, received the Yves Pélicier Award, given for vital...
6/26/2009
Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, received an honorary Doctor of Laws degree earlier this month at...
6/24/2009
When Debo Adegbile ’94 appeared before the Supreme Court in April to argue against a constitutional challenge to...
6/19/2009
In an op-ed in BusinessWeek, Harry First, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law and director of the Trade Regulation...
6/19/2009
Although the two newest centers at the NYU School of Law, the Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law &...
6/18/2009
On June 10, the Peter and Patricia Gruber Foundation announced that it will award its 2009 International Justice Prize...

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