News@NYU Law

11/26/2012
In a talk on October 22, Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow,...
11/26/2012
Professors José  Alvarez and Benedict Kingsbury will lead the American Journal of International LawProfessors...
11/16/2012
Adjunct Professor David Malone, president of the International Development Research Centre, has been appointed rector...
11/14/2012
In October, Clayton Gillette, Max E. Greenberg Professor of Contract Law, was the keynote speaker at the 2012...
11/8/2012
Many members of the NYU Law community were actively involved in the 2012 election, from working behind the scenes to...
11/6/2012
Delivering the inaugural lecture of the Robert A. Kindler Professorship of Law on October 17, Alan Sykes, the holder of...
10/16/2012
Professor Jeanne Fromer has been elected to the American Law Institute (ALI) as one of 68 distinguished new members...
10/12/2012
A group of NYU Law professors have been included on the 2012 list of the authors most frequently cited in legal...
10/9/2012
On September 28, a portrait of Judge Douglas Ginsburg was presented at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit....
10/3/2012
Global Visiting Professor Dirk van Zyl Smit, a prolific penological scholar, co-wrote the new Handbook on the...
9/25/2012
On September 19, James Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts, testified...
9/25/2012
On September 4, José Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, made a presentation to the Ad...
9/18/2012
Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, has won a 2012 Balzan Prize in the area of jurisprudence for his...
9/14/2012
Five new permanent faculty members have joined the Law School, deepening the institution’s expertise in the areas of...
9/11/2012
How did NYU Law faculty spend the summer? A lot of them hit the road to deliver lectures, give presentations, or...
9/7/2012
Robert A. Kindler has endowed the Law School’s newest chaired professorship, the 24th to be established since...
9/7/2012
David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law, will receive two awards from the American Society of Criminology...
8/29/2012
Jeanne Fromer, an associate professor at Fordham University School of Law, joins NYU Law this semester as the newest...
8/9/2012
The American Law Institute (ALI) has named Oren Bar-Gill a reporter on the Restatement Third of the Law of Consumer...
7/10/2012
Through the controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, the U.S. will seek to compel foreign financial...
7/2/2012
Professor Samuel Rascoff, faculty director of the Center on Law and Security, has been admitted as a life member to the...
6/29/2012
A recent article by Stephen Schulhofer, Robert B. McKay Professor of Law, has drawn the attention of the Texas...
6/28/2012
NYU Law faculty made the following statements following the Supreme Court ruling upholding the bulk of the Affordable...
6/25/2012
On Monday the Supreme Court ruled 5-3 to strike down key parts of S.B. 1070, the Arizona law that sought to crack down...
6/25/2012
The Supreme Court’s announcement of its much-anticipated combined opinion in the two cases Miller v. Alabama and...
6/19/2012
At the 5th annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference, held at the George Washington University Law School on June 7 and 8...
6/18/2012
John Ferejohn, Samuel Tilden Professor of Law, has won the 2012 William H. Riker Prize in Political Science. Awarded...
6/13/2012
Kevin Davis, Beller Family Professor of Business Law, has assumed a newly created position as vice dean in charge of...
6/8/2012
At the Law School’s end-of-the-year dinner, Professors Daryl Levinson and Erin Murphy each received Albert...
6/6/2012
Michigan Law Review has named an article by Lewis A. Kornhauser, the Alfred B. Engelberg Professor of Law, as the 19th...
5/29/2012
Professor of Law on Leave Ronald Noble, secretary general of INTERPOL, the world’s largest international police...
5/29/2012
In Sunday Times magazine piece, Theodor Meron discusses work at international criminal tribunalA long feature in the...
5/29/2012
Senior Fellow Neil Barofsky ’95 has written a book about the $700 billion bailout of the financial industry that he...
5/19/2012
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5/11/2012
The Center for Constitutional Transitions (CCT) turned its focus to Turkey in a May 8 symposium. Turkish lawmakers are...
5/7/2012
In his newest book, On Sacrifice, Moshe Halbertal, Gruss Professor of Law, develops a theory of sacrifice as an...
5/3/2012
As the story of blind, activist lawyer Chen Guangcheng’s April 22 escape from confinement and subsequent negotiation...
5/2/2012
The second annual Law & Banking/Finance Conference, titled “Tackling Systemic Risk,” took place at NYU School of...
4/27/2012
On April 19, the first day of the inaugural Oxford Graduate Conference in Political Theory at the University of Oxford...
4/18/2012
For the sixth year in a row, articles authored or co-authored by both Marcel Kahan, George T. Lowy Professor of Law,...
4/17/2012
Daryl Levinson, David Boies Professor of Law, and NYU School of Law alumni Rita Hauser and Anthony Welters ’77...
4/16/2012
Arthur Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90), who joined the NYU School of Law as a senior fellow after stepping down as chief...
4/16/2012
Cecelia Goetz Professor of Law Sujit Choudhry delivered a Trudeau Foundation lecture on April 11 at the University of...
4/13/2012
Alan Sykes, James and Patricia Kowal Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and director of its Master’s Program...
4/12/2012
A daylong symposium at the University of Oregon (UO) on April 13 honored the illustrious and varied career of...
4/9/2012
On March 30, scholars gathered for a symposium at the NYU School of Law to discuss the Turkish constitutional model and...
4/9/2012
Thomas Perez, Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, was the featured speaker at the March 28 Milbank Tweed Forum...
4/3/2012
Kenji Yoshino and Dale Carpenter discuss acclaimed new book on Lawrence v. TexasOn March 26, an OUTLaw-sponsored...
3/28/2012
University Professor Samuel Scheffler delivered the prestigious, three-day Tanner Lectures on Human Values...
3/23/2012
Catherine Sharkey joins Richard Epstein as co-author of the tenth edition of Case and Materials on TortsCatherine...
3/22/2012
An amicus brief written by Professor Katherine Strandburg on behalf of 11 organizations, including the American Medical...
3/21/2012
On March 20, the U.S. Supreme Court heard one of the most widely anticipated oral arguments of its current term when...
3/20/2012
Arthur R. Miller delivered his inaugural University Professorship Lecture on March 19. In remarks titled “Are...
3/16/2012
At the 44th convention of the National Black Law Student’s Association (NBLSA), Chief Judge Harry T. Edwards...
3/13/2012
The NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business, in cooperation with the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for...
3/9/2012
The NYU Series on Impact Investing commenced on March 1 with a group of leading practitioners in the field sharing...
3/7/2012
At a February 28 ceremony, the New York University Annual Survey of American Law dedicated its 69th volume to the late...
3/5/2012
In this year’s State of the Judiciary address, New York Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman ’68 announced the...
3/5/2012
Annual Survey of American Law symposium tackles health care reform (VIDEO)The New York University Annual Survey of...
3/2/2012
Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, has been appointed president of...
2/28/2012
José Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, delivered a lecture, “The U.N.’s...
2/22/2012
Gerald Rosenfeld, faculty co-director of the Jacobson Leadership Program in Law and Business, has been admitted as a...
2/17/2012
Professor Kim Taylor-Thompson was one of five faculty University-wide to receive a 2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Faculty...
2/15/2012
On February 3, the American Law Institute (ALI) and NYU Law sponsored an invitational conference on consumer protection...
2/15/2012
On February 16, NYU Law’s Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy received the MacArthur Award for Creative and...
2/7/2012
The question of whether U.S. federal courts should allow lawsuits against corporations in connection with human rights...
1/30/2012
At the Hoffinger Criminal Justice Forum on January 23, Professor Holly Maguigan, who teaches the Comparative Criminal...
1/23/2012
High levels of sexual violence against women and girls in Haiti’s tent camps correlate with their inability to find...
1/19/2012
Professor Margaret Satterthwaite '99, a Center for Human Rights and Global Justice faculty director, and Veerle...
1/13/2012
In an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal on January 4, Richard Epstein, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, discusses a...
1/6/2012
Can corporations be found liable in U.S. courts for human rights violations abroad? That question is squarely before...
12/20/2011
Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, gave this year's Einstein Lectures at the University of Bern,...
12/9/2011
NYU Law faculty and international law experts gathered in the Faculty Library on December 6 to celebrate the release of...
12/8/2011
Professor John P. Steines Jr. (LL.M. ’78) has been named the new author of Federal Income Taxation of...
12/6/2011
A November 30 gathering in the faculty library of Vanderbilt hall marked the publication of Laurence A. Tisch Professor...
12/5/2011
Richard Stewart, University Professor and John Edward Sexton Professor of Law, moderated the November 30 Milbank Tweed...
11/30/2011
Linda Silberman, Martin Lipton Professor of Law, testified before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on...
11/22/2011
During a November 21 ceremony in Argentina, Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, gave an acceptance...
11/17/2011
The South Asian Bar Association of Toronto (SABA Toronto) awarded Professor Sujit Choudhry its Practitioner of the Year...
11/17/2011
Dean Richard Revesz announced that David Kamin ’09 will join the NYU School of Law faculty as an assistant...
11/16/2011
James Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts and director of the Center...
11/9/2011
Derrick Bell, full-time visiting professor of law at NYU for more than 20 years, was remembered at Riverside Church on...
11/4/2011
A former student of Derrick Bell’s, Ian Haney López, John H. Boalt Professor of Law at the University of California...
11/4/2011
Hills and Sharkey spar over the pending Supreme Court case National Meat Association v. Harris (VIDEO)The NYU Student...
11/2/2011
On November 1, Jerome Cohen, NYU Professor of Law, and Sharon Hom ’80, executive director of Human Rights in China,...

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