News@NYU Law

9/27/2016
Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor Pablo de Greiff co-authored a United Nations report on alleged human rights...
9/12/2016
NYU Law’s partnership with Legal Outreach aims to increase diversity in the legal profession. On a muggy July morning,...
9/2/2016
In a major speech hosted by NYU Law’s Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement (PCCE) last September,...
9/2/2016
Jeffrey Toobin and Thane Rosenbaum Preet Bharara, Tom Wolfe, and Thane Rosenbaum Lawrence...
9/2/2016
The new Center for Cybersecurity brings legal and technical talent together to take the lead on one of the most urgent...
9/2/2016
NYU’s Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy marked its 20th anniversary this year with an evening of toasts...
9/2/2016
In conjunction with the 2016 annual conference of the Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights, the Law...
8/19/2016
When President Obama commuted the sentences of 214 federal prisoners in early August, eight of the inmates were...
8/12/2016
NYU’s Information Law Institute teamed up with the White House to present “AI Now: The Social and Economic Implications...
8/3/2016
It's not often that law students have a chance to code (and hack passwords) alongside computer science engineers, but...
7/22/2016
In April, the NYU Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, a joint center of the Law School and...
7/18/2016
The Policing Project has received a generous grant from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation for a two-year initiative...
7/12/2016
On July 7, Center on Law and Security Executive Director Zachary Goldman '09 testified before a House subcommittee...
7/12/2016
Trevor Morrison and Kenji Yoshino joined legal journalists Adam Liptak, Dahlia Lithwick, and Nina Totenberg to discuss...
6/30/2016
On June 30, the White House announced the launch of its Data-Driven Justice Initiative, an effort that has garnered the...
6/21/2016
The Center on the Administration of Criminal Law has joined a coalition urging President Barack Obama to act on all...
6/16/2016
The Center for Labor and Employment law held the 69th annual NYU Conference on Labor, focused on arbitration of...
6/3/2016
As part of the Department of Commerce’s work convening the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity, the...
5/26/2016
The Brennan Center held the first ever national conference on automatic voter registration. Keynote speakers include...
5/18/2016
(L to R) John Berger, senior editor at Cambridge University Press; Jonathan Lippman '68; Samuel Estreicher;...
5/17/2016
US Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson explored modern counterterrorism strategy in his keynote for “Terrorism...
5/13/2016
In the post-Snowden era, traditional actors like Congress and the courts, as well as new players such as global...
5/6/2016
The eighth annual conference of the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law, held at NYU Law on April 8, examined...
5/3/2016
Join us for an evening of discussion and dramatic reading with Emmy Award-winning and Academy Award-nominated actors,...
4/29/2016
In its spring conference, NYU Law’s Program for Corporate Compliance and Enforcement brought together enforcement...
4/28/2016
Since the Supreme Court stayed EPA’s Clean Power Plan, which regulates carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil...
4/28/2016
Are we running out of trademarks? Professor Jeanne Fromer and John M. Desmarais Professor of Intellectual Property Law...
4/15/2016
This CNAS public conference on US sanctions and national security, co-hosted with the Center on Law and Security at NYU...
4/5/2016
Experts in education policy, educational leadership, law, and economics discuss potential impacts of charter schools on...
4/5/2016
The moral implications of drone-strikes is now the setting for a feature film.  Through remote surveillance and on...
3/31/2016
The 2002 film Minority Report imagines a future in which police use predictive tools to prevent crime and identify...
3/24/2016
Nuclear energy currently provides approximately 20 percent of America’s electricity—and the majority of the country’s...
3/17/2016
Trevor Morrison, Dean, NYU School of Law Katepalli Sreenivasan, Dean, NYU Tandon School of...
3/4/2016
Innovation experts from industry, government, and academia will discuss the rise of successful technology clusters in...
3/4/2016
Horne altered American agricultural policy and unified takings jurisprudence by recognizing protections for personal...
3/2/2016
Kalief Browder was held on Rikers Island without a conviction for three years and committed suicide in 2015. Jerome...
2/12/2016
US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor with Annual Survey of American Law editor-in-chief Austin Wilkins '16...
2/10/2016
On Tuesday, February 2, mere days before Super Bowl 50, the Forum on Law, Culture & Society invited experts to...
2/9/2016
Following the UN Climate Change conference in Paris, an expert at the Council on Foreign Relations said, “The world...
2/5/2016
At the Frank J. Guarini Government Lecture on January 25, Judge John Gleeson of the US District Court for the Eastern...
2/4/2016
NYU Law hosts 2016 Public Interest Legal Career Fair
2/2/2016
A new joint effort will serve as an incubator for innovation in human rights research, the Center for Human Rights and...
1/29/2016
Preet Bharara, US Attorney, Southern District of New York Stephanie Yonekura, Partner, Hogan Lovells...
1/19/2016
The recently released report on SEC Enforcement Activity Against Public Company Defendants from 2010 to 2015.
1/11/2016
The NYU Furman Center announced today the appointment of Jessica Yager '03 as its new Executive Director. She succeeds...
1/8/2016
On December 8, 2015, ICTJ and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice at NYU School of Law organized the 8th...
12/16/2015
On November 12-13, 2015, some of the nation’s leading and most innovative police officials came to NYU School of Law to...
12/9/2015
Lester Pollack ’57, chairman emeritus of the NYU School of Law Foundation Board of Trustees, passed away on December 9...
12/8/2015
For years, Republicans have accused President Barack Obama of waging a “war on coal.” As evidence of his “unprecedented...
12/7/2015
Should the law that allows employers to pay a “subminimum wage” to tipped workers be changed?
12/7/2015
This panel focused on secrecy and the adjudication of national security cases around the world.
12/7/2015
Haiti stands at a crossroads: The prospect of gold mining glitters on the horizon, while the reality of political...
12/1/2015
On November 20, NYU Law’s Center on Civil Justice hosted a daylong conference on third-party litigation funding,...
11/25/2015
In a speech at NYU Law earlier this fall, Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates announced a major new policy on...
11/18/2015
In August 1956, the New Yorker published a “Talk of the Town” item about a social gathering attended by a couple of...
11/11/2015
Just Security, New America’s Cybersecurity Initiative, and leading experts discuss cyber-risk and the viability of...
11/11/2015
At the November 3 panel “Uber Alles? Implications of the ‘Share Economy,’ ” academics and practitioners addressed a...
11/2/2015
When Barack Obama signed the Fair Sentencing Act of 2010, he eliminated a decades-old injustice: a 100-to-one disparity...
11/2/2015
FOLCS welcomed one of the great actors of his generation, Jesse Eisenberg, who received an Academy-Award nomination for...
10/27/2015
In partnership with the 92Y, FOLCS featured a screening of this 1990 widely discussed and much anticipated film...
10/27/2015
The NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business, in partnership with Cornerstone Research, has announced the launch of...
10/23/2015
At the 11th annual Friedrich A. von Hayek Lecture, Douglas Ginsburg, senior judge of the US Court of Appeals for the...
10/22/2015
The House Energy & Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Energy and Power held a hearing on October 22 examining the...
10/13/2015
This 1973 classic, gritty Sidney Lumet film starring Al Pacino is based on the true story of police officer Frank...
10/7/2015
This documentary by award-winning film director Kirby Dick examines the national crisis of sexual assault on...
10/5/2015
NYU Law’s Forum on Law, Culture & Society (FOLCS) celebrated its 10th anniversary on September 24 with an event...
9/30/2015
For small island states that face the daunting challenges of high energy costs and climate change, abandoning fossil...
9/29/2015
This 2014 German film tells the story of a prosecutor in 1960′s West Germany who is determined to bring to justice the...
8/31/2015
The international community is currently negotiating a deal with Iran on its nuclear program. Under a potential deal,...
8/20/2015
NYU Law's Center for Labor and Employment Law hosted the 68th Annual Conference on Labor in recognition of the 80th...
8/17/2015
On July 6-7, 2015, the Institute for International Law and Justice (IILJ) at New York University School of Law convened...
7/27/2015
NYU School of Law has established the Civil Jury Project (CJP)  to conduct research on civil juries, a long-...
7/22/2015
NYU School of Law has named Lisa Hoyes ’99 the new assistant dean for public service. Hoyes will join the Law School on...
7/15/2015
The Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL) has launched the Clemency Resource Center (CRC), a...
7/1/2015
In the final ruling of an historic Supreme Court term, the Obama administration was handed a loss on Monday, but the...
6/9/2015
In the 2014-15 academic year, NYU Law hosted events with two Supreme Court Justices, the attorney general of the United...
6/2/2015
Hosted by the Information Law Institute and the Center on Law and Security, the "Symposium on Government Access to Data...
6/1/2015
Professor of Clinical Law Margaret Satterthwaite '99 is part of a trio of New York University faculty members that has...
5/5/2015
On Tuesday, May 5th, the NYU Furman Center released the State of New York City's Housing and Neighborhoods in 2014...
4/30/2015
Strive Masiyiwa, Robert Bernstein, Margaret Satterthwaite '99 Jerome Cohen, Ira Belkin '82, Zhou Dan...
4/27/2015
The NYU Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement’s Conference on Corporate Crime and Financial Misdealing on...
4/21/2015
Margrethe Vestager, the European Union’s new competition commissioner, came to NYU School of Law on April 20 to...
4/17/2015
Chief Judge Patti Saris of the US District Court for the District of Massachusetts, delivered the closing keynote for...
4/1/2015
Professor Troy McKenzie ’00 has joined the Department of Justice Office of Legal Counsel as a deputy assistant...
3/30/2015
Philip Alston issued a statement Tuesday in his capacity as UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights...
3/23/2015
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Center for Law and Security (CLS) at New York University...
3/17/2015
Richard Revesz, Lawrence King Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus, testified on March 17 before the House Energy &...
3/4/2015
The rise of a virulent new form of terrorist threat, embodied in the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Shams (ISIS) has...
3/3/2015
The news, the economy, and education are among the many areas of modern life that are increasingly governed by...
2/27/2015
C. Boyden Gray, founding partner of Boyden Gray & Associates, delivered a keynote for the “American Gas Exports:...
2/26/2015
The Honorable Chase T. Rogers, Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court, delivers the annual Brennan Lecture,...
2/20/2015
The 2015 NYU/Penn Conference on Law & Finance will be hosted by New York University on February 20 and 21 in New...
2/13/2015
The number of renters is growing, but many struggle to find available units.
2/3/2015
This Thursday and Friday, more than 4,700 students from 21 law schools are expected to flock to NYU School of Law for...
2/2/2015
Professor Troy McKenzie ’00 has been elected to the prestigious American Law Institute (ALI). The ALI is the leading...
1/29/2015
NYU School of Law is pleased to announce the launch of the Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights, a research...
1/28/2015
Annemarie Hassett became the executive director of the NYU Law's Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and...
1/23/2015
Last May, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his intention to create a mandatory inclusionary zoning program that would...
1/5/2015
Jay Furman ’71, a member of NYU Law’s board of trustees, passed away on January 4 at the age of 72. An unflagging and...
12/11/2014
This conference examined how power-knowledge dynamics within global institutional governance are being transformed by...

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