News@NYU Law

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...
6/18/2009
This spring, Marcel Kahan, George T. Lowy Professor of Law, was honored by Corporate Practice Commentator for...
6/18/2009
On June 18, Eleanor M. Fox '61, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation and a leading expert on...
6/18/2009
In the midst of the fresh excitement over a new presidential administration, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC...
6/16/2009
In a June 16 segment on NPR's Morning Edition, Professor Samuel Rascoff gave his take on the case of Ahmed Ghailani,...
6/15/2009
The Center for Law, Economics and Organization has announced the establishment of the Law and Economics Fellowships,...
6/11/2009
Former FBI Director Louis Freeh (LL.M. '84) and New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly (LL.M. '74) are among...
6/11/2009
When Houston native Natasha Merle ’08 learned last spring that she was one of three NYU Law graduates to receive...
6/10/2009
In response to widespread public outrage over high pay at companies receiving taxpayer assistance, on June 10 the Obama...
6/9/2009
Jacobs appears on CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight to discuss Judge Sotomayor's Second Amendment recordOn June 5, James...
6/8/2009
Oscar Chase, Russell D. Niles Professor of Law and co-director of the Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial...
6/8/2009
“Law Issues in the Process of Globalization: Globalization & Legal Governance," co-sponsored by the Institute for...
6/4/2009
On June 4-5, government officials, union representatives, management- and labor-side practitioners, and professors...
6/2/2009
On June 1, New York Governor David Paterson announced an executive order renaming the State Justice Building in Albany...
5/28/2009
Thomas Franck, Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law Emeritus, passed away on May 27 after a long battle...
5/28/2009
More than eight years after they battled over the outcome of the 2000 presidential election, David Boies (LL.M. '...
5/27/2009
On May 26, the Supreme Court unanimously reversed the felony convictions of Salman Khade Abuelhawa, who had been...
5/27/2009
Jacob Bronsther '11 analyzes Obama's pragmatism in Christian Science MonitorIn an opinion piece, "The...
5/27/2009
On May 26, President Barack Obama nominated Judge Sonia Sotomayor of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit...
5/22/2009
Bickel & Brewer Scholars Fritzsche '09 and Navarro '09 featured in National and New York Law JournalsThomas...
5/22/2009
Four NYU Law alumni named among the top 25 "Dealmakers of the Year" by the American LawyerFour NYU Law...
5/18/2009
President Barack Obama’s 2010 budget proposes expanded tax credits for child care, low-income earners, retirement...
5/18/2009
Stephen Choi, Murray and Kathleen Bring Professor of Law, Samuel Issacharoff, Bonnie and Richard Reiss Professor of...
5/18/2009
On May 13, NYU Law’s Center on the Administration of Criminal Law filed an amicus curiae brief in the United States...
5/15/2009
During his convocation speech on May 15, Zalmay Khalilzad, former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the United...
5/15/2009
New York University School of Law was a principal host of a unique global conference held May 3 through May 5 in the...
5/14/2009
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5/14/2009
Karen Greenberg writes about detainee problems in National Interest and Washington Post  Karen J....
5/13/2009
NYU President John Sexton and Trustees Chair Martin Lipton '55 officiated at NYU's 177th Commencement on May 13 in...
5/12/2009
On May 1 and 2, the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy and the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual...
5/12/2009
NYU Law’s Center on the Administration of Criminal Law has pointed out that, with more than 90 percent of...
5/8/2009
Sonia Lin '08 has received the inaugural Outten & Golden NYU School of Law Fellowship. The fellowship, created...
5/8/2009
Retired U.S. Army General John P. Abizaid, former commander of the United States Central Command, focused on the big...
5/8/2009
Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, led by Presiding Judge Theodor...
5/7/2009
On April 30 Professor Amy Adler’s scholarship on child pornography law was the subject of an interdisciplinary...
5/6/2009
In a BusinessWeek op-ed, Bar-Gill and Davis propose the creation of third-party boards to police consumer contracts...
5/6/2009
Arthur J. Gonzalez (LL.M. '90), a U.S. bankruptcy judge for the Southern District of New York, is presiding over...
5/5/2009
Anthony Welters ’77, chairman of the Law School’s Board of Trustees, was profiled in Diverse Issues in Higher Education...
5/5/2009
On April 30, the Immigrant Rights Clinic and the Northern Manhattan Coalition for Immigration Rights (NMCIR) released a...
5/5/2009
On May 4, the Supreme Court announced that it will decide whether a 13-year-old convicted of rape must spend the rest...
5/4/2009
NYU Law's Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) won major victories in two separate cases in the Southern District of New York...
4/30/2009
On April 30, Daniel Shaviro, Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation, participated via Internet telephone in a workshop,...

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