News@NYU Law

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,...
4/21/2010
A paper by Professor Oren Bar-Gill and Rebecca Stone ’09 on consumer confusion regarding cell phone contracts has...
4/21/2010
On April 15, the Institute for International Law and Justice’s Program in the History and Theory of International...
4/21/2010
On April 14, the NYU Law Forum discussed judges' personalities, and how their past experiences, views, and ideologies...
4/18/2010
Panelists discuss how high the bar is for pleading a complaint after Iqbal and Twombly rulingsOn April 6, the Dwight D...
4/16/2010
In an April 14 op-ed in the New Republic, Vice Dean Barry Friedman, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law...
4/16/2010
Annual Survey of American Law pays tribute to Arthur MillerAt an April 14 ceremony, Arthur R. Miller joined a long line...
4/15/2010
Daryl Levinson will return to the NYU School of Law faculty in the fall of 2010, after five years at Harvard Law School...
4/14/2010
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, delivered the 2009-2010 Thomas M. Jorde Symposium...
4/8/2010
The new book Regoverning the Workplace: From Self-Regulation to Co-Regulation by Cynthia Estlund, Catherine A. Rein...
4/8/2010
More than 40 years ago, Arthur R. Miller introduced Linda Silberman to the intricacies of civil procedure. She was then...
4/5/2010
Bryan Stevenson appears on Bill Moyers Journal to discuss racial and economic injusticeOn April 2, two days before the...
4/2/2010
On Nightline, Amy Adler discusses legal consequences of sextingProfessor Amy Adler appeared in a segment on ABC’s...
3/30/2010
Franco Ferrari has been appointed as one of the editors of the 2011 edition of UNCITRAL CISG Digest. For those who need...
3/30/2010
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, has been elected to the position of...
3/25/2010
Exactly forty-five years after giving testimony in support of the Congressional power to end literacy tests in federal...
3/22/2010
On March 15, legal scholars and practitioners, along with engineers, geologists, and policy makers, came together at...
3/22/2010
On March 11, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) and the International Institute for Law and Justice...
3/19/2010
Cohen highlights Chinese lawyer's disappearance in International Herald Tribune op-edIn a March 18 op-ed...
3/19/2010
About six years ago, the American Law Institute, the highly influential publisher of Restatements of the Law, decided...
3/19/2010
Michael Posner discusses new  Country Reports On Human Rights Practices (VIDEO)On March 12, Assistant...
3/17/2010
The Law School's newly formed Center for Transnational Litigation and Commercial Law, established to advance the study...
3/15/2010
Health care reform will have enormous implications for tax policy. And the reverse is also true: Tax policy is a key...
3/15/2010
NYU President John Sexton, Benjamin F. Butler Professor of Law and dean emeritus, appeared on Bill Moyers Journal on...
3/12/2010
On March 6, C-SPAN aired a panel discussion moderated by Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law José...
3/10/2010
Friedman co-authors New York Times op-ed on problem with Senate filibustersIn a March 9 New York Times op-ed, Vice Dean...
3/5/2010
At the March 3 NYU Law Forum, moderator and Vice Dean Barry Friedman posed a provocative question: “Do we have...
3/5/2010
On February 24, 11 prominent law professors—including two from NYU Law—wrote President Barack Obama to...
3/5/2010
Professor Rachel Barkow has been appointed by New York County District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. to the Conviction...
3/2/2010
During a ceremony at the White House on February 25, President Barack Obama presented Visiting Professor Annette Gordon...
2/23/2010
John Roberts has presided over the Supreme Court for nearly five years. That makes this “an appropriate time to...
2/22/2010
NYU Law Forum analyzes effects of Citizens United case on campaign finance reform (VIDEO)The NYU Law Forum for February...
2/19/2010
The sudden arrest and disappearance of Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng in February 2009 has prompted the...
2/18/2010
NYU Review of Law & Social Change holds symposium on sexual and reproductive rightsOn February 12, the...
2/16/2010
In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, a lot of folks are taking a hard look at Wall Street. On February 5, a group...
2/12/2010
On February 9, NYU School of Law’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice published a report highlighting...
2/11/2010
Professor Oren Bar-Gill’s article “The Law, Economics and Psychology of Subprime Mortgage Contracts,” published in the...
2/9/2010
An article by Franco Ferrari, Inge Rennert Distinguished Visiting Professor of Law and a professor at the Faculty of...
2/8/2010
On January 29, NYU Law, the American Association of Law Schools, and the American Bar Association sponsored the...
2/5/2010
NYU Journal of Law and Business hosts symposium on legal aftershocks of the global financial crisisOn Friday, January...
1/27/2010
Veteran anti-apartheid activist and former Justice of the South African Constitutional Court Albie Sachs discussed his...
1/22/2010
As part of New York University’s 5th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Week, Professor of Clinical Law Anthony...
1/19/2010
University Professor Anthony Amsterdam received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the National Coalition to Abolish the...
1/19/2010
Addressing a full house in Vanderbilt Hall’s Greenberg Lounge on January 14, Mark Geistfeld spoke on “The...
1/15/2010
Friedman op-ed published by the Los Angeles TimesIn an opinion piece published in the Los Angeles Times on January 15,...
1/13/2010
United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions Philip Alston is calling for...
1/13/2010
Choice has named Wayne Perry Professor of Taxation Daniel Shaviro’s book Decoding the U.S. Corporate Tax a 2009...

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