News@NYU Law

11/15/2013
On November 14, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Debo Adegbile ’94 to assistant attorney general...
11/13/2013
On Saturday, October 26, 2013, the Arthur Garfield Hays Civil Liberties Program marked its 55th anniversary. For over...
11/12/2013
The Order of the Coif has given its 2014 Book Award to Representing Justice: Invention, Controversy, and Rights in...
11/1/2013
In NYU-Poly’s third Sloan Cyber Security Lecture, Federal Trade Commissioner Julie Brill explores the expanding...
10/29/2013
On October 3, members of the NYU School of Law Board of Trustees, Dean Trevor Morrison, Dean Emeritus Richard Revesz,...
10/23/2013
A note by Justin Weitz ’11, published in the Fall 2011 NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, was cited twice by...
10/14/2013
In the midst of the government shutdown, a group of NYU Law experts gathered last week in Washington, D.C., to discuss...
10/7/2013
On Thursday, October 3, three public defenders came together at Vanderbilt Hall to grapple with the so-called cocktail...
10/4/2013
Each year, Super Lawyers highlights top lawyers in the New York Metropolitan area, chosen for peer recognition and...
10/4/2013
Eric Schneiderman, the attorney general of New York State, delivered the 17th annual Attorney General Robert Abrams...
10/1/2013
The NYU Leadership Series in Law and Business for 2013-14 kicked off on September 23 with a discussion between Larry...
10/1/2013
New Jersey Judge Mary Jacobson '78 ruled on Friday that the state must allow same-sex couples to marry, saying that not...
9/25/2013
Not long after he graduated from New York University School of Law, Martin Lipton ’55 returned to campus for a...
9/23/2013
Started three years ago by Vilas and Vikas Dhar, two brothers,  the firm handles a variety of traditional work...
9/19/2013
Challenge to China draws attention to an under appreciated aspect of legal reforms in Taiwan and asks how Taiwan's...
9/11/2013
Kenneth Thompson ’92, a partner at Thompson Wigdor LLP and a former federal prosecutor, defeated six-term incumbent...
9/11/2013
Zama Coursen-Neff '98 is the executive director of Human Rights Watch’s children’s rights division. 
9/11/2013
John Attanasio ’79, Judge William Hawley Atwell Chair of Constitutional Law at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman...
9/10/2013
The inaugural class of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s New York State Excelsior Service Fellowship Program has kicked off with...
9/10/2013
Neil Barofsky '95, who became a senior fellow and adjunct professor at the Law School in April 2011 following a high-...
9/3/2013
A New York Times article announces the selection of Vijaya Gadde '00 as the new general counsel of Twitter. 
8/30/2013
The New York Law Journal has selected four NYU Law alumnae as recipients of its Lifetime Achievement Award—more than...
8/29/2013
Along with Attorney General Eric Holder, Reverend Al Sharpton, U.S. Representative John Lewis, and other civil rights...
8/27/2013
A student note written by Tristan Pelham-Webb ’09 and published in the NYU Annual Survey of American Law in 2009 was...
8/21/2013
Jeffrey Trachtman ’84, a litigation partner at Kramer Levin, has been honored as a recipient of the of the 2013 ABA Pro...
8/15/2013
"For lasting national impact we need to look at the states, where most criminal defendants are sentenced," writes...
8/14/2013
Earlier this week, President Ma Ying-jeou (LL.M. ’76) of Taiwan visited NYU Law during a two-day stop in New York City...
8/14/2013
On August 13, James Silkenat (LL.M. '78) officially took office as president of the American Bar Association.
8/5/2013
HBO announced that next year it will air a documentary about Hollingsworth v. Perry, the case that...
8/2/2013
On August 1, President Obama nominated Sheryl H. Lipman ’87 to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of...
8/1/2013
A new documentary called Our Nixon from film producer and NYU Law alumnus Brian Frye '05 Posted on August 1, 2013
8/1/2013
On August 1, the Senate unanimously confirmed Raymond Chen '94 to the U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit....
7/31/2013
On July 30, the U.S. Senate confirmed Kent Hirozawa ’82 to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a term that...
7/31/2013
Six members of the NYU Law community—Jonathan Lippman ’68, Martin Lipton ’55, David Boies (LL.M. ’67), Professor Jerome...
7/30/2013
Alan Appel (LL.M. '80), a distinguished expert in domestic and international tax law, has joined New York Law School as...
7/30/2013
In the WSJ, Robert Profusek '75 calls for a Repatriation “Working Weekend.”
7/30/2013
Carmel Peters (LL.M. ’92) has been appointed by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to serve on the U.N. Committee of...
7/26/2013
Earlier this summer, Seth Diamond '88 became New York State's director of storm recovery. He was appointed by...
7/25/2013
Jessica Rich ’87 has been appointed as the new director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection...
7/25/2013
The Turnaround Management Association (TMA) will induct NYU Law Senior Fellow Arthur J. Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90) into its...
7/24/2013
The National Journal profiles Jessica Rosenworcel '97 after her first year serving as a commissioner on the...
7/24/2013
In the Wall Street Journal, Randal Milch writes that Samsung v. Apple needs an intervention from President Obama.
7/23/2013
On July 2, Governor Andrew Cuomo appointed five members of the NYU Law community to a newly created Commission to...
7/23/2013
Jesse Wegman '05 argues against long-term solitary confinement and quotes Bryan Stevenson.
7/23/2013
The U.S. Senate holds a confirmation hearing for Kent Hirozawa '82, one of President Obama's two nominees for the...
7/17/2013
Chigozie Onyema '11 named on IMPACT and National Bar Association's list of "40 Lawyers Under 40."
7/17/2013
Elizabeth Hassan (LL.M. ’12) and Shingira Masanzu (LL.M. ’13) have been selected for the World Bank’s Legal Associates...
7/8/2013
Amnesty International USA has announced that the next executive director of the organization will be Steven Hawkins ’88...
7/8/2013
The PrawfsBlawg website’s 2013 report on self-reported entry-level hiring statistics for law professors included good...
6/28/2013
On June 27, the U.S. Senate confirmed Anthony Foxx ’96 as secretary of transportation in an unusual 100-0 vote....

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