News@NYU Law

4/4/2011
Robert Howse is a winner of Global Policy Journal's Best Article Prize for 2010Global Policy Journal and the...
4/3/2011
The judge who presided over three of the largest bankruptcies in history—Enron, WorldCom, and Chrysler—will...
4/1/2011
On March 23, Jonathan Harris ’90 was appointed deputy treasurer of Connecticut.Harris, who had been a state...
4/1/2011
Students taking a course called “How Washington Really Works” might expect to become even more jaded about...
4/1/2011
Taking the form of a “fireside chat,” the seventh annual Emile Noël Lecture on March 29 was a free-ranging discussion...
3/31/2011
On March 16th, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) released the preliminary results of its...
3/31/2011
Brittany Jones '11 won second place in the student writing competition for the 2011 Joint Southeast/Southwest...
3/31/2011
Richard Epstein, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, has won a 2011 Bradley Prize from the Lynde and Harry Bradley...
3/30/2011
On March 25, one hundred years after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire claimed the lives of 146 workers and...
3/25/2011
The March 23 NYU Law Forum, “Law and Accountability in the Age of WikiLeaks,” doubled as the annual roundtable...
3/24/2011
On March 17, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights issued a landmark ruling in a case in which Joseph...
3/24/2011
The Brennan Center for Justice’s day-long symposium on March 18, “Intelligence Collection and Law Enforcement: New...
3/23/2011
Judge Denny Chin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit illuminated the legal history of Asian Americans...
3/21/2011
Peter Guber ’67 (LL.M. ’68), chairman and CEO of Mandalay Entertainment, recently published Tell to Win:...
3/21/2011
Charlie Sheen could probably tell law students a thing or two about the justice system. The actor has been arrested,...
3/21/2011
University Professor Jeremy Waldron testified before the U.K. Parliament’s Joint Committee on Human Rights on March 15...
3/18/2011
On March 16, Clarence B. Jones, a scholar-in-residence and visiting professor at Stanford University’s Martin...
3/15/2011
The Center for Transnational Litigation and Commercial Law held its second annual conference at Verona University...
3/15/2011
Martin Guggenheim '71, Fiorello LaGuardia Professor of Clinical Law, couldn’t have asked for a better teaching...
3/15/2011
Kenneth Feinberg ’70 will be awarded the Albert Gallatin Medal for Outstanding Contributions to Society at the...
3/14/2011
Journal of Law and Liberty symposium examines whether law can survive its own language (VIDEO) The Journal of Law...
3/14/2011
On March 3, President Obama announced that he will nominate Jon Leibowitz ‘84  for a second term as the...
3/14/2011
A.B. Culvahouse ’73, a former White House counsel and the chairman of the international law firm O'Melveny...
3/11/2011
Sabbatical or no sabbatical, when Barry Friedman, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law, heard about the need for an...
3/11/2011
Concluding a French case that had been closely watched by legal scholars and academics around the world because of its...
3/11/2011
Christina Sanford '00, an attorney-adviser in the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State was...
3/9/2011
The topic of the NYU Law Forum on March 2 was “America's Cities: The Burden of the Past, or the Promise of the...
3/9/2011
On March 3, Kevin Huffman '98 was named Tennessee’s education commissioner by Governor Bill Haslam. Huffman, who...
3/8/2011
NYU School of Law and UCLA School of Law have created the NYU/UCLA Tax Policy Conference, a joint annual conference...
3/8/2011
José Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, has been elected to the Academic Council...
3/3/2011
University Professor Joseph Weiler began his three-part lecture series on Jesus of Nazareth with an anecdote involving...
3/2/2011
Members of the NYU School of Law community filled Greenberg Lounge on February 24, milling among tables filled with...
3/2/2011
Stephen Gillers ’68, Crystal Eastman Professor of Law, has won the 2011 Michael Franck Professional Responsibility...
3/2/2011
Panelists at the February 23 NYU Law Forum took on the subject of climate change litigation. Given that hopes for...
3/1/2011
Neil Barofsky ’95 will become a senior fellow at the NYU School of Law on April 1, two days after the end of...
2/28/2011
Assistant Professor of Law Ryan Bubb was a featured speaker at the Seventh Annual NYU/Penn Conference on Law and...
2/25/2011
With the seismic shift underway in the Middle East bringing about the collapse of some dictatorial regimes, “...
2/24/2011
In 1960, the Supreme Court decision in Boynton v. Virginia outlawed segregation on public transportation. A year...
2/23/2011
Promoting the rule of law is a priority at the U.N., as Patricia O’Brien, the United Nations under-secretary-...
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...
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...

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