News@NYU Law

2/15/2011
Review of Law & Social Change symposium examines the role of corporations in promoting progressive idealsOn Friday...
2/15/2011
The Supreme Court was the focus of the February 9 NYU Law Forum, with panelists looking broadly at it as an institution...
2/14/2011
Richard Epstein’s Food and Drug Law class is not for the timid. The famously opinionated libertarian, who is the...
2/11/2011
On February 8, NYU School of Law hosted a panel discussion organized by the American Constitution Society on the...
2/11/2011
Eleanor Fox '61, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation, was honored on February 4 in Miami as one of...
2/11/2011
A group of NYU Law professors traveled to Berlin recently to take part in “Constitutionalism in a New Key?,” ...
2/7/2011
In her inaugural lecture for the Herbert M. and Svetlana Wachtell Professorship of Constitutional Law and Civil...
2/4/2011
On December 13-14, the Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration (IJA) co-sponsored the...
2/1/2011
It was an event that set off alarm bells around the world about academic freedom and the freedom of expression.During...
2/1/2011
Institutions for climate finance and promoting technology innovation and transfer were the two main topics of...
1/28/2011
Daryl Levinson delivered the inaugural David Boies Professorship of Law lecture on January 25. Levinson returned to NYU...
1/21/2011
On January 20, as part of Maastricht University’s 35th anniversary celebration, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of...
1/19/2011
Dean Richard Revesz and Michael Livermore '06, the executive director of the Institute for Policy Integrity, were...
1/18/2011
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow as well as a judge in the Appeals...
1/14/2011
Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, director of the Center for Labor and Employment Law, and co-...
1/11/2011
Ronald Dworkin publishes his latest book, Justice for Hedgehogs (VIDEO)Justice for Hedgehogs, the latest book by Frank...
12/22/2010
Barry Friedman's op-ed named one of Atlantic's top 10 legal readsA Slate.com op-ed coauthored by Jacob D....
12/22/2010
Thirteen visiting professors will teach at the Law School in the spring term, including visitors...
12/21/2010
University Professor Jeremy Waldron has been selected to receive the American Philosophical Society’s Henry M....
12/14/2010
Dean Richard Revesz was sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia as a public member of the Administrative...
12/14/2010
In recent months Harry First, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law and director of the Trade Regulation Program, has...
12/14/2010
On December 7, the Center for Labor and Employment Law hosted a discussion between labor and employment law...
12/9/2010
This fall, Benedict Kingsbury, Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law and director of NYU Law’s Institute for...
12/6/2010
For David Golove and Daniel Hulsebosch, current NYU Law Review article will lead to a bookFor many scholars,...
11/29/2010
In the course of reviewing Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law David Garland's much praised book,Peculiar Institution...
11/19/2010
On November 13, Domestic Workers United (DWU) presented NYU Law’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) with the Advocate...
11/19/2010
On November 17, President Barack Obama announced that John Adams, a former adjunct professor who helped form the...
11/17/2010
Richard Stewart, John Edward Sexton Professor of Law and director of the Frank J. Guarini Center on Environmental...
11/16/2010
      The Law School co-sponsored a series of discussions held by the World Bank for its...
11/10/2010
Samuel Estreicher co-authors New York Law Journal article on a key Alien Tort Statute rulingSamuel Estreicher, Dwight D...
11/9/2010
The Center on Law and Security (CLS) held its fall conference on November 5. Titled “The Constitution and...
11/4/2010
Cynthia Estlund and Samuel Estreicher joined other top labor law experts at George Washington University Law School on...
11/4/2010
University Professor Jerome Bruner was honored on October 21 at the opening ceremony of the First International...
11/4/2010
On October 28, New York University's Environmental Studies Program hosted the launch of Climate Ethics: Essential...
11/3/2010
Paul J. De Muniz, chief justice of the Oregon Supreme Court, delivered the 17th Justice William J. Brennan Lecture on...
11/1/2010
On October 28 the Law School’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) released a 118-page report...
10/29/2010
In an event billed as “A Conversation with the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court,” Luis Moreno-Ocampo made...
10/25/2010
Stanford Law School’s Center for Public Interest and Public Service Law has awarded its National Public Service...
10/22/2010
The October 20 NYU Law Forum took on a topic just as it was thrust anew into the headlines: the military’s policy of “...
10/22/2010
Beller Family Professor of Business Law Kevin Davis created a stir at a recent anti corruption conference in South...
10/18/2010
The Supreme Court’s January ruling on campaign finance in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission has generated...
10/15/2010
On October 11, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ), in collaboration with the International Network...
10/15/2010
An article by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law and director of NYU's Center for Labor and...
10/13/2010
Geoffrey Miller, Stuyvesant P. Comfort Professor of Law, published two books this year on very different topics....
10/8/2010
On September 30, the NYU Law Forum hosted “The Gender of Atrocity: Accountability vs. Peace in Sudan and...
10/5/2010
Dean Richard Revesz has become one of 40 new public members of the Administrative Conference of the...
9/29/2010
On September 28 University Professor Richard Stewart, John Edward Sexton Professor of Law and director of the Frank J....
9/29/2010
On September 27, Richard Epstein presented a full-throated defense of the Supreme Court’s controversial campaign-...
9/28/2010
NYU School of Law, in association with the NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business and the American Bankruptcy...
9/24/2010
On September 21, Daniel Shaviro, the Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation, delivered the 15th annual David R. Tillinghast...
9/22/2010
What do numbers have to do with defining the terms of global governance? To address that question, the Institute for...
9/20/2010
Oren Bar-Gill joins Behavioral Science & Policy as associate editorProfessor Oren Bar-Gill has joined the...
9/16/2010
On September 15, the first NYU Law Forum of the 2010-11 academic year took on a messy topic—BP’s oil spill...
9/13/2010
A dozen panelists weighed in on the current state of Chinese law during the 16th annual Timothy A. Gelatt Dialogue on...
9/2/2010
Thanks to the work of the Law School’s Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC), expanded immigration enforcement by U.S....
8/19/2010
James B. Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts as well as director...
8/17/2010
Both before and after the recent Perry v. Schwarzenegger decision overturning Proposition 8, an amendment to...
8/12/2010
Twenty visiting professors will teach at the Law School for the fall term, including visitors from...
8/6/2010
Six new professors have joined the NYU School of Law faculty full time for the 2010-2011 school year. They boast...
8/3/2010
La Fundación Rafael del Pino dedicated Competition Law in Times of Crisis, the yearbook of its sixth annual Seminar on...
7/23/2010
On June 24, Associate Justice Antonin Scalia cited an article co-authored by Stephen Choi, Murray and Kathleen Bring...
7/20/2010
The Federal Court of Justice of Germany cited a paper by Franco Ferrari, a longtime visiting professor who will join...
7/20/2010
Paul McDaniel, a former member of the NYU Law faculty and a distinguished tax scholar and professor, ...
7/16/2010
In recent years, there has been a dramatic expansion in patent protection. At one time, patenting was reserved to the...
7/16/2010
From June 21 to July 1 NYU School of Law hosted the third annual Association of Transnational Law Schools (ATLAS) Agora...
7/14/2010
Appearing before 17 judges in the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights, University Professor and Joseph...
6/30/2010
Supporters of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act claimed victory on June 28, when the Supreme Court turned back a broad challenge...
6/29/2010
Barry Friedman, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law, joined Jan Crawford, CBS’s chief legal correspondent, and...
6/28/2010
The timing couldn't have been better. On June 22, Associate Professor of Clinical Law Margaret Satterthwaite '99...
6/23/2010
Sarah Woo, a bankruptcy and financial regulation expert, has joined the NYU School of Law faculty as an assistant...
6/22/2010
In a June 16 op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, Richard Epstein offered a strategy to avoid major oil spills in the...
6/21/2010
An article co-authored by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, and Daniel Weick ’09, and...
6/18/2010
Stephen Schulhofer, Robert B. McKay Professor of Law, testified before the United States Sentencing Commission on the...
6/17/2010
Erin Murphy will join the Law School faculty as a tenured professor in the fall. Currently an assistant professor at...
6/11/2010
The Spring 2010 edition of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy features contributions from three Law School-...
6/9/2010
Daryl Levinson, who is rejoining the NYU School of Law faculty in Fall 2010 after five years at Harvard Law School,...
6/8/2010
On June 1 the Equal Justice Initiative, directed by Professor Bryan Stevenson, released a report, “Illegal Racial...
6/7/2010
In an op-ed piece published in the Los Angeles Times on June 4, Samuel Issacharoff discussed how the U.S. should handle...
6/7/2010
On June 3 and 4, Philip Alston, the United Nations special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary, or arbitrary...
6/3/2010
University Professor Thomas Nagel received an honorary doctorate of laws on May 27 at Harvard University’s 359th...
6/2/2010
Preeminent legal scholar Richard Epstein will join the Law School's full-time faculty as the inaugural Laurence A...
5/28/2010
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, spoke before the President’s Task Force on Puerto...
5/28/2010
On May 27, the first anniversary of former Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law Emeritus Thomas Franck’s death, two...
5/26/2010
Ryan Goodman, Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Professor of Law, has accepted an invitation to join the U.S. Department of...
5/24/2010
Article co-authored by Strandburg is centerpiece of  Cornell Law Review issue“Constructing Commons in the...
5/22/2010
Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, and Eugene Kontorovich, an associate professor at Northwestern...
5/21/2010
William E. Nelson ’65, Judge Edward Weinfeld Professor of Law, has been associated with the NYU School of Law for...
5/20/2010
On May 12, Oren Bar-Gill was elected to the board of directors of the American Law and Economics Association (ALEA)....
5/19/2010
What does Inez Mullholland Professor of Civil Liberties Burt Neuborne think about a new biography of Supreme Court...
5/18/2010
Lily Batchelder, Professor of Law and Public Policy, has been named chief tax counsel for the U.S. Senate Finance...
5/18/2010
Linda Silberman’s article, “The Hague Child Abduction Convention Turns Twenty: Gender Politics and Other...
5/17/2010
The Supreme Court ruled on May 17 in Graham v. Florida that it is unconstitutional to sentence juveniles convicted...
5/13/2010
As the U.S. Senate is hashing out an overhaul of the nation’s financial regulatory system, Anne Milgram ’96...
5/7/2010
Ryan Bubb, a swiftly rising scholar in the fields of property rights and organizational design, will join the NYU...
5/3/2010
The “Top 10 Corporate and Securities Articles of 2009” list, chosen by corporate law professors in a poll conducted by...
5/3/2010
On April 23, Visiting Professor Richard Epstein, who will join the NYU Law faculty fulltime in the fall, appeared...
4/30/2010
Professor Anthony Thompson, who teaches the Criminal and Community Defense Clinic and the Offender Reentry Clinic, was...
4/29/2010
Daniel Shaviro, Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation, is among the experts featured in An Inconvenient Tax, a new full-...
4/29/2010
On April 28, Luis Moreno-Ocampo, prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), announced the appointment of...
4/23/2010
The inaugural lecture of the Bernard Petrie Professorship of Law and Business, delivered by Barry Adler on April 20,...

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