News@NYU Law

1/6/2010
Halbertal's article selected as one of 2009's best by New York Times columnist David BrooksOn December 28, Gruss...
12/23/2009
Seventeen professors will come to the the Law School for the spring term, including visitors from Seoul, South...
12/21/2009
On December 8 the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held a Horizontal Merger...
12/15/2009
David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law and a professor of sociology, accepted an honorary doctorate from...
12/11/2009
In observance of Human Rights Day, which marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human...
12/10/2009
The 15th annual Herbert and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International Law Symposium, organized by Kevin Davis, Beller...
12/9/2009
On December 7, a panel of policy makers, advocates, and award-winning authors gathered in NYU School of Law’s...
12/7/2009
On Monday, December 7, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments for a significant case in which Richard Pildes...
12/4/2009
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, won the last round of a 23-year legal battle on December...
12/4/2009
Zimmerman discusses Tiger Woods's right to privacy in New York Times Room for DebateIn the December 3 edition of the...
11/23/2009
In a November 18 op-ed in The Hill, Professor Oren Bar-Gill argues in support of the proposed new Consumer Financial...
11/19/2009
President Obama disappointed many Chinese political dissidents during his first trip to China this November by skirting...
11/19/2009
On November 17, Professor Florencia Marotta-Wurgler '01 testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science...
11/17/2009
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, delivered the 2009-10 Thomas M. Jorde Symposium keynote...
11/17/2009
A 2004 article by Burt Neuborne, Inez Milholland Professor of Civil Liberties, was the subject of an engaging...
11/13/2009
Simon Chesterman, global professor of law, director of the NYU School of Law Singapore Program, and former executive...
11/11/2009
Stewart and Wyman selected to appear in the Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review The Environmental Law and...
11/9/2009
On November 9, Professor Bryan Stevenson, executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), argued Sullivan v....
11/6/2009
The United States Government announced this week that it will withhold $2 million in military aid to the...
11/5/2009
The inaugural lecture of the Boxer Family Professorship of Law, delivered by Vicki Been ’83 on November 2,...
11/2/2009
On November 6, Russell D. Niles Professor of Law Oscar Chase will present the keynote speech at Fordham University...
10/30/2009
John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip Alston reports that the United States government’s use of unmanned...
10/27/2009
October 28, 2009Tishman AuditoriumNew York University School of LawVideoWatch the complete recording from this event (...
10/27/2009
  Lawrence litigator gives first lecture in Dean's Workshop on LGBT Rights   This October, the NYU School of...
10/27/2009
The National Research Council’s Committee on Health, Environmental, and Other External Costs and Benefits of Energy...
10/26/2009
The October 21 installment of the NYU Law Forum, “The Supreme Court’s New Term (and New Justice),” convened a...
10/23/2009
On October 20, Pauline Newman Professor of Law Rochelle C. Dreyfuss delivered the Fifth Annual Finnegan Distinguished...
10/22/2009
As the U.S. government’s historic Wall Street bailout has inevitably led to efforts to curb executive pay,...
10/13/2009
Tuesday, in a United Nations press release, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law Philip Alston, United Nations special...
10/13/2009
Nigel Li is convinced that the 2009 trial of Chen Shui-bian, ex-president of Taiwan, set a milestone in the young...
10/12/2009
University Professor Jeremy Waldron delivered the three-part Holmes Lecture series, the most prestigious talks at...
10/6/2009
On October 2 the Information Law Institute at the NYU School of Law held a day-long workshop in anticipation of the...
10/6/2009
Pildes discusses upcoming Supreme Court cases in  New York TimesIn an October 5 New York Times article by...
10/2/2009
New York University School of Law and the NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business held the 35th Annual Lawrence P....
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
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...
9/21/2009
Barry Adler, Bernard Petrie Professor of Law and Business, gave testimony before the Congressional Oversight Panel...
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...
8/24/2009
Stewart co-authors Wall Street Journal op-ed arguing for cap-and-trade environmental regulationThe House’s...
8/19/2009
Yoshino discusses timing of federal lawsuit challenging California's gay marriage ban in New York Times Room for...
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...
8/11/2009
Shortly before the commencement of Senate confirmation hearings for former NYU School of Law...
8/10/2009
The ongoing economic crisis, coupled with the constantly mounting cost of higher education, has made attending college...
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...
7/31/2009
NPR mined Professor Samuel Rascoff's terrorism expertise for the third time this summer in a July 29 segment on All...
7/28/2009
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...
7/13/2009
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...
7/2/2009
The Law School's Supreme Court Litigation Clinic, a joint project of NYU Law and Jones Day, led by Samuel Estreicher,...
6/19/2009
In an op-ed in BusinessWeek, Harry First, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law and director of the Trade Regulation...
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...
6/9/2009
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...
6/4/2009
On June 4-5, government officials, union representatives, management- and labor-side practitioners, and professors...
5/28/2009
Thomas Franck, Murry and Ida Becker Professor of Law Emeritus, passed away on May 27 after a long battle...
5/27/2009
On May 26, President Barack Obama nominated Judge Sonia Sotomayor of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit...
5/18/2009
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...
5/15/2009
New York University School of Law was a principal host of a unique global conference held May 3 through May 5 in the...
5/12/2009
On May 1 and 2, the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy and the Max Planck Institute for Intellectual...
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...
5/5/2009
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...
4/29/2009
Pildes writes in the New York Times Room for Debate about Supreme Court voting rights caseOn April 29, the United...
4/27/2009
  Choi and Kahan recognized for best corporate and securities articles of 2008 by Corporate Practice Commentator...
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...
4/20/2009
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, has been elected to the American...
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...
4/16/2009
On April 15, Barry Friedman, Vice Dean and Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law, appeared on CNN’s Lou Dobbs...
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...
4/10/2009
April 10, 2009 Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law, has been a sought-after legal...
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...
4/1/2009
While many students were in class on March 30, Jacob Karabell ’09 was watching his professor, Samuel Issacharoff...
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
On March 26, Peggy Cooper Davis, John S.R. Shad Professor of Lawyering and Ethics and director of the Lawyering Program...
3/26/2009
On April 7, James Jacobs, Chief Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts and director of the...
3/25/2009
On March 25, David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law and professor of sociology, will be teaching Michel...
3/20/2009
Professor Nancy Morawetz ’81, founding director of the Immigrant Rights Clinic, acknowledged “a little...

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