News@NYU Law

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,...
4/29/2009
Pildes writes in the New York Times Room for Debate about Supreme Court voting rights caseOn April 29, the United...
4/28/2009
The Center on Law and Security's April 15 conference, "The Courts and Terrorism: Transatlantic Observations," assembled...
4/28/2009
On April 27, NYU Law’s Institute for Policy Integrity released a report called “The Road Ahead: EPA’s...
4/27/2009
  Choi and Kahan recognized for best corporate and securities articles of 2008 by Corporate Practice Commentator...
4/24/2009
On an April 21 segment of NPR’s The Takeaway, Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of...
4/23/2009
University Professor Jeremy Waldron delivered this year’s Tanner Lectures on Human Values at the University of...
4/23/2009
The best lawyers in Medieval England were known as sergeants-at-law; upon their appointment, they received an elaborate...
4/21/2009
A three-year effort by the editors of seven top law journals culminated with the April launch of the Legal Workshop, an...
4/21/2009
April 21, 2009Lauren Burke '09 is the lead researcher and coauthor of the newly released report "I Will Fight to My...
4/21/2009
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4/20/2009
The economic downturn has led law firms around the country to defer start dates for their incoming first-year classes,...
4/20/2009
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, has been elected to the American...
4/17/2009
NYU Law's Institute for International Law and Justice (IILJ) was co-host to last month’s worldwide gathering in...
4/17/2009
“He’s got a lot of attributes,” said Harold Kongju Koh of his friend and mentor, Andreas F. Lowenfeld, Herbert and Rose...
4/17/2009
On April 1, the Center on Law and Security (CLS) hosted "Flash Point: India, Pakistan, and Kashmir" in conjunction with...
4/17/2009
The American Society of International Law (ASIL) has awarded a 2009 Helton Fellowship to Jeremie Bracka (LL.M. '09)....
4/16/2009
On April 15, Barry Friedman, Vice Dean and Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law, appeared on CNN’s Lou Dobbs...
4/15/2009
The NYU Journal of Law & Liberty held its fourth annual Friedrich von Hayek Lecture in Law on April 6, featuring...
4/14/2009
The Center on Law and Security (CLS) hosted the panel "National Security: Can Washington Make It Work?"...
4/14/2009
Rascoff is fifth Carnegie Scholar from NYU LawFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        ...
4/14/2009
On April 14, the Carnegie Corporation of New York named Assistant Professor of Law Samuel Rascoff a 2009 Carnegie...
4/14/2009
In an interview ;with NPR's All Things Considered, Deborah Schenk, the Ronald and Marilynn Grossman Professor of...
4/13/2009
ElBaradei (LL.M. '71, J.S.D. '74, LL.D. '04) discusses with New York Times Iranian nuclear dilemmaIn an interview with...
4/10/2009
April 10, 2009 Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law, has been a sought-after legal...
4/8/2009
Nothing gives a mock U.S. Supreme Court hearing a frisson of verisimilitude like the presence of an actual Supreme...
4/8/2009
Carol Bellamy '68 receives the Légion d’honneur, France's highest decorationIn an April 7 ceremony in...
4/7/2009
Suzanna Publicker ’09 Named Inaugural FellowFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       ...
4/7/2009
Suzanna Publicker ’09 has been selected as the inaugural NYU-NYPD Fellow. NYU Law and the NYPD established ...
4/6/2009
At a March 31 panel discussion, “The Challenges of Human Rights Fact-Finding,” hosted by the Center for...
4/6/2009
Jacobs talks to ABC's Good Morning America about gun control in the wake of recent shootingsThe recent deadly shootings...
4/3/2009
Yoshino writes in the New York Times Room for Debate about Iowa Supreme Court's decision to strike down gay marriage...
4/3/2009
On April 2, in a hard-fought basketball game that came down to the wire, NYU Law students edged out Columbia Law on its...
4/3/2009
In anticipation of his impending retirement, Stephen Lamb, vice chancellor on the Delaware Court of Chancery, delivered...
4/3/2009
April 3, 2009 Ingrid Gould Ellen, associate professor of public policy and urban planning at NYU's Robert F. Wagner...
4/1/2009
While many students were in class on March 30, Jacob Karabell ’09 was watching his professor, Samuel Issacharoff...
4/1/2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMedia Contact: Jason Casell212.998.6849; jason.casell@nyu.eduApril 1, 2008 (NEW YORK) -- The...
4/1/2009
On March 23, PILC's Leaders in Public Interest Series presented: “Scholarship in the Public Interest.”...
4/1/2009
Friedman writes op-ed in the American Lawyer that the traditional allocation of power between state and federal...
3/31/2009
Maribel Hernández '10 has received a Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans. Born in Mexico 28 years...
3/31/2009
On March 26, Peggy Cooper Davis, John S.R. Shad Professor of Lawyering and Ethics and director of the Lawyering Program...
3/27/2009
Law School's Supreme Court Litigation Clinic files amicus brief in firefighter employment discrimination caseOn...
3/26/2009
March 25, 2009   The Law Revue, the annual student-produced sendup of NYU Law, is celebrating its 35th anniversary...
3/26/2009
On April 7, James Jacobs, Chief Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts and director of the...
3/26/2009
This year Admitted Students Day has so many offerings for successful NYU Law J.D. applicants that the name itself has...
3/25/2009
In a unified call to solve the world’s most pressing problems, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, former U.S....
3/25/2009
On March 24, President Barack Obama announced his intention to nominate Marisa Demeo ’93 to be an associate judge on...
3/25/2009
On March 25, David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law and professor of sociology, will be teaching Michel...
3/24/2009
At its annual Spring Fling on April 17, the New York City Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild will honor 38 tenants...
3/20/2009
In the summer of 1948, before entering Yale Law School with the intent of becoming a labor attorney, Patricia McGowan...
3/20/2009
Professor Nancy Morawetz ’81, founding director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic, acknowledged “a little...
3/20/2009
M. Patricia Smith '77 nominated as solicitor of the Department of Labor, the New York Times reportsOn March 19,...
3/20/2009
Journal of Law and Liberty holds symposium: The Unknown Justice ThomasThe NYU Journal of Law and Liberty presented...
3/20/2009
Environmental Law Journal and Environmental Law Society host symposium on greenhouse gas regulationNYU’s...
3/20/2009
David A.J. Richards, Edwin D. Webb Professor of Law, and University Professor Carol Gilligan gave an informal talk on...
3/18/2009
Sydney Morning Herald reports on Geoffrey Miller's criticism of American class action system at Australian...
3/17/2009
Review of Law & Social Change hosts 40th anniversary celebrationOn March 6, the Review of Law & Social Change...
3/16/2009
On March 2, PILC's Leaders in Public Interest Series presented "The Future of National Security Law." Professor Sam...
3/16/2009
What challenges are facing the Obama Administration as it plans to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay? Karen J....
3/16/2009
Professor Ryan Goodman, the Rita E. Hauser Professor of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law and director of the Human...
3/11/2009
Anyone who expected to see a single speaker behind a lectern at the 10th annual Korematsu Lecture on March 10 would...
3/11/2009
Justice Jack B. Jacobs of the Delaware Supreme Court depicted a complex patchwork of sometimes contrary legal mandates...
3/11/2009
Revesz and Livermore write in BusinessWeek that President Obama's cap-and-trade plan can boost growthIn a March 10...
3/10/2009
In the Supreme Court’s March 9 decision in Bartlett v. Strickland, which held that a part of the Voting Rights...
3/10/2009
Professor José Alvarez, Hamilton Fish Professor of International Law and Diplomacy and the executive director of the...
3/9/2009
Professor Barton Beebe, a specialist in trademark and copyright law, will join the NYU Law faculty this fall. Professor...
3/6/2009
9/11 mediator Sheila Birnbaum '65 settles 92 of 95 cases for $500 million, the National Law Journal reportsThree years...

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