News@NYU Law

6/7/2013
On June 6, the U.S. Senate confirmed Rachel Barkow, Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy, to the U....
6/5/2013
In a series of opinion pieces this week, NYU Law professors have weighed in on a variety of key issues in the news,...
6/5/2013
Capping a nine-year effort, on May 22, the American Law Institute (ALI) at its annual meeting approved by voice...
6/3/2013
The NYU School of Law’s 2013 Convocation on May 24 was a true community affair, as graduates and their family and...
5/31/2013
Jennifer Arlen '86 presented a paper, “A Process Account of the Endowment Effect: Voluntary Debiasing Through...
5/31/2013
On May 31, the New York Law Journal published a Q&A with Sujit Choudhry, Cecelia Goetz Professor of Law, about...
5/30/2013
José Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, spoke at the Council on Foreign Relations on May...
5/29/2013
David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law and Professor of Sociology, has just completed visits to several...
5/28/2013
Assistant Professor of Clinical Law Alina Das ’05, co-teacher of the Immigrant Rights Clinic, is the 2013 recipient of...
5/23/2013
The NYU Law Review’s current issue includes a set of articles originally presented at the Law School in May 2012 during...
5/22/2013
Eleanor Fox, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation, was honored last month for being one of the...
5/22/2013
In the Huffington Post, Barry Friedman, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Professor of Law, writes: Kansas recently adopted a so-...
5/21/2013
A series of entries from the blog The Volokh Conspiracy, debating whether a treaty can increase Congress’s legislative...
5/13/2013
In the Wall Street Journal, Richard Epstein, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, critiques Stephen...
5/7/2013
The Oxford Union Society, the famous debating society founded in 1823 with a membership drawn largely from the...
5/2/2013
The Corporate Practice Commentator’s annual "Top 10 Corporate and Securities Articles" list for this year includes “...
5/1/2013
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently reversed a district court order and sided with the...
4/30/2013
Martin Guggenheim ’71, Fiorello LaGuardia Professor of Clinical Law, joined an amicus brief, along with other attorneys...
4/25/2013
“Big Ideas for the Big Apple,” a conference on New York City’s housing issues hosted by the Furman Center for Real...
4/24/2013
In an interview with Marketplace on April 19, incoming Dean Trevor Morrison discussed the value of a legal education....
4/24/2013
On April 23, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled, in a 7-2 opinion written by Justice Sonia Sotomayor, that a non-citizen...
4/22/2013
Since last September, the J.D. and LL.M. student researchers in NYU Law’s 2012-13 Constitutional Transitions Clinic...
4/22/2013
At the Milbank Tweed Forum on April 3, University Professor Arthur Miller moderated a panel of experts, including...
4/17/2013
On April 15, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Rachel Barkow, Segal Family Professor of...
4/16/2013
Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, is the recipient of the 2013 Samuel M. Kaynard Award for...
4/11/2013
University Professor Jeremy Waldron has received the American Society of International Law’s annual award for a...
4/10/2013
The unveiling of the portrait of Dean Richard Revesz, who will end his 11-year deanship on May 31, attracted a full...
4/8/2013
A hard-won reversal in a case of alleged child abuse has vindicated the efforts of NYU Law’s Family Defense Clinic,...
4/8/2013
Thousands of New Yorkers are detained each year pending removal proceedings, and many never receive a bond hearing to...
4/8/2013
A recent ruling by a magistrate judge in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York constitutes a big...
4/2/2013
Jason Schultz, who will join the NYU Law faculty as an associate professor of clinical law in Fall 2013, has been...
4/1/2013
Norman Dorsen, Frederick I. and Grace A. Stokes Professor of Law and co-director of the Arthur Garfield Hays Civil...
3/27/2013
Rachel Barkow, Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy as well as faculty director of the Center on the...
3/26/2013
NYU Law’s student chapter of the American Constitution Society for Law and Policy sponsored a Q&A on March 12...
3/25/2013
A panel of legal luminaries gathered on March 12 at NYU Law for an unusual celebration: the golden anniversary of the...
3/25/2013
On March 18, Joshua Blank (LL.M. '07), professor of tax practice and faculty director of the Graduate Tax Program,...
3/19/2013
Amy Adler, Emily Kempin Professor of Law, published an article in the California Law Review a few years ago,...
3/18/2013
Jason Schultz will join the NYU Law faculty as an Associate Professor of Clinical Law in fall 2013. In an...
3/15/2013
Judge Judith Kaye '62, former Chief Judge of the State of New York, and Stephen Gillers '68, Elihu Root Professor of...
3/14/2013
Over a decade ago, as a 1L at Yale Law School, Intisar Rabb served on a faculty-student committee that selected Lani...
2/20/2013
“Europe’s Crisis: Where are we now?” was the title of a discussion hosted by NYU Law’s Jean Monnet Center for...
2/14/2013
Ronald Dworkin, the Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, passed away on February 14 after a valiant battle with...
2/13/2013
NYU launched a new center, the Marron Institute on Cities and the Urban Environment, in a ceremony on February 13 at...
2/12/2013
University Professor Joseph Weiler, Joseph Straus Professor of Law, received a series of honors during a trip to Italy...
2/11/2013
Ryan Goodman, Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Professor of Law, posted a forthcoming article on SSRN only three days ago, but...
2/8/2013
A lunch discussion hosted by the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy on February 1 featured a talk by Jason...
2/8/2013
Assistant Professor of Clinical Law Alina Das ’05, co-teacher of the Immigrant Rights Clinic, received a 2013 Dr....
2/6/2013
Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, delivered a keynote speech at...
1/22/2013
A provocative proposal by Samuel Estreicher, Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law, to make the third year of law school...
1/22/2013
NYU Law and its faculty had a major presence at this year's annual meeting of the American Association of Law Schools...
1/15/2013
Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law, has been named by the Order of the Coif as...
12/21/2012
The Green Bag honors Arthur Miller for exemplary legal writingThe Green Bag, a quarterly journal of legal scholarship,...
12/12/2012
Former President of the Supreme Court of Israel Dorit Beinisch made her teaching debut this fall while on campus as a...
12/11/2012
University Professor Joseph Weiler, Joseph Straus Professor of Law, has been named the next president of the European...
12/10/2012
On Friday, December 7, the Supreme Court agreed to hear two cases on same-sex marriage: United States v. Windsor, which...
12/5/2012
Norman Dorsen, Frederick I. and Grace A. Stokes Professor of Law, received an honorary doctorate from the University of...
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...

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