News@NYU Law

9/11/2013
John Attanasio ’79, Judge William Hawley Atwell Chair of Constitutional Law at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman...
9/11/2013
Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, gave a TEDx talk at The Hague Academy...
9/11/2013
Kenneth Thompson ’92, a partner at Thompson Wigdor LLP and a former federal prosecutor, defeated six-term incumbent...
9/11/2013
Zama Coursen-Neff '98 is the executive director of Human Rights Watch’s children’s rights division. 
9/11/2013
Holbreich reviews American Zion: The Old Testament as a Political Text from the Revolution to the Civil War ...
9/10/2013
The inaugural class of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s New York State Excelsior Service Fellowship Program has kicked off with...
9/10/2013
Neil Barofsky '95, who became a senior fellow and adjunct professor at the Law School in April 2011 following a high-...
9/4/2013
Robert Howse and Ruti Teitel write in Project Syndicate about the legal basis for military intervention in Syria.
9/3/2013
A New York Times article announces the selection of Vijaya Gadde '00 as the new general counsel of Twitter. 
9/1/2013
Every summer, NYU Law students travel the globe to do internships in countries as far-flung and diverse as the...
8/30/2013
The New York Law Journal has selected four NYU Law alumnae as recipients of its Lifetime Achievement Award—more than...
8/30/2013
At the Third National Parents’ Lawyers Conference, sponsored by the ABA this summer, Martin Guggenheim '71,...
8/29/2013
Along with Attorney General Eric Holder, Reverend Al Sharpton, U.S. Representative John Lewis, and other civil rights...
8/27/2013
A student note written by Tristan Pelham-Webb ’09 and published in the NYU Annual Survey of American Law in 2009 was...
8/27/2013
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan was at the Law School earlier this month to discuss the president...
8/26/2013
Students at NYU Law will have the opportunity to assist in the revival of Detroit through a project sponsored by NYU’s...
8/23/2013
Joshua Blank (LL.M. ’07), professor of tax practice and faculty director of the Graduate Tax Program, has been selected...
8/22/2013
Professor Erin Murphy and a team of scientists have co-authored a report in the journal PLOS ONE on California’s method...
8/21/2013
The book provides a new theory of how international law influences states. In developing this theory, it brings to bear...
8/21/2013
Jeffrey Trachtman ’84, a litigation partner at Kramer Levin, has been honored as a recipient of the of the 2013 ABA Pro...
8/20/2013
Burt Neuborne, Inez Milholland Professor of Civil Liberties and legal director of the Brennan Center for Justice, is...
8/19/2013
This is a brief statement of positions defended more fully in my book Mind and Cosmos: Why the Materialist Neo-...
8/16/2013
On August 14, NYU Law's Immigrant Rights Clinic co-hosted a panel with the New York Immigration Coalition and New...
8/16/2013
Peter Zimroth, an adjunct professor and former tenured faculty at NYU Law, has been named the court-appointed monitor...
8/15/2013
"For lasting national impact we need to look at the states, where most criminal defendants are sentenced," writes...
8/15/2013
Mirela Roznovschi, who retired in June from her position as NYU Law’s foreign and international law reference librarian...
8/14/2013
On the Rachel Maddow Show, Bryan Stevenson discusses Attorney General Eric Holder's decision to suspend mandatory...
8/14/2013
Earlier this week, President Ma Ying-jeou (LL.M. ’76) of Taiwan visited NYU Law during a two-day stop in New York City...
8/14/2013
Center on the Administration of Criminal Law Director Nancy Hoppock discusses the DOJ's new policy on drug crimes and...
8/14/2013
On August 13, James Silkenat (LL.M. '78) officially took office as president of the American Bar Association.
8/13/2013
NYU Law has appointed Deirdre von Dornum as the new assistant dean for public service. Von Dornum joins the Law School...
8/9/2013
Clayton Gillette's letter included in the New York Times' "Sunday Dialogue: Can Suburbs Help Cities?"
8/8/2013
José E. Alvarez, the Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, gave the General Course at the Xiamen...
8/8/2013
The U.S.-Asia Law Institute announces the launch of their newly revamped website.
8/8/2013
Professor Stephen Gillers '68 writes for Politico on why the Supreme Court should have a code of ethics.
8/6/2013
In a new essay in Lawfare, Professor Richard Pildes asks, "Does Judicial Review of National-Security Policies...
8/5/2013
HBO announced that next year it will air a documentary about Hollingsworth v. Perry, the case that...
8/2/2013
On August 1, President Obama nominated Sheryl H. Lipman ’87 to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of...
8/1/2013
On August 1, the Senate unanimously confirmed Raymond Chen '94 to the U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit....
8/1/2013
A new documentary called Our Nixon from film producer and NYU Law alumnus Brian Frye '05 Posted on August 1, 2013
8/1/2013
In the Times, Faiza Patel discusses the Bradley Manning verdict's implications for Julian Assange.
7/31/2013
On July 30, the U.S. Senate confirmed Kent Hirozawa ’82 to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a term that...
7/31/2013
Rick Hills writes about the latest court ruling on New York City's efforts to limit portions of sugary drinks.
7/31/2013
NYU Law’s Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy announced today that it will serve as one of several partners...
7/31/2013
Six members of the NYU Law community—Jonathan Lippman ’68, Martin Lipton ’55, David Boies (LL.M. ’67), Professor Jerome...
7/31/2013
Elizabeth Goitein, co-director of the Brennan Center for Justice’s Liberty and National Security Program, has made...
7/30/2013
Alan Appel (LL.M. '80), a distinguished expert in domestic and international tax law, has joined New York Law School as...
7/30/2013
In the WSJ, Robert Profusek '75 calls for a Repatriation “Working Weekend.”
7/30/2013
Carmel Peters (LL.M. ’92) has been appointed by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to serve on the U.N. Committee of...
7/26/2013
Earlier this summer, Seth Diamond '88 became New York State's director of storm recovery. He was appointed by...
7/26/2013
Professor Jerome Cohen writes about the trajectory of legal reform in China.
7/25/2013
The Turnaround Management Association (TMA) will induct NYU Law Senior Fellow Arthur J. Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90) into its...
7/25/2013
Jessica Rich ’87 has been appointed as the new director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection...
7/24/2013
The National Journal profiles Jessica Rosenworcel '97 after her first year serving as a commissioner on the...
7/24/2013
In the Wall Street Journal, Randal Milch writes that Samsung v. Apple needs an intervention from President Obama.
7/24/2013
David Garland, Arthur T. Vanderbilt Professor of Law and Professor of Sociology, was among 15 new Corresponding Fellows...
7/23/2013
On July 2, Governor Andrew Cuomo appointed five members of the NYU Law community to a newly created Commission to...
7/23/2013
Jesse Wegman '05 argues against long-term solitary confinement and quotes Bryan Stevenson.
7/23/2013
The U.S. Senate holds a confirmation hearing for Kent Hirozawa '82, one of President Obama's two nominees for the...
7/22/2013
Sir Mervyn King, the former head of the Bank of England, will be a distinguished visiting professor at the Law School...
7/17/2013
In the wake of the Supreme Court's recent decisions on gay marriage, voting rights, and other issues, Barry...
7/17/2013
Chigozie Onyema '11 named on IMPACT and National Bar Association's list of "40 Lawyers Under 40."
7/17/2013
Elizabeth Hassan (LL.M. ’12) and Shingira Masanzu (LL.M. ’13) have been selected for the World Bank’s Legal Associates...
7/8/2013
The PrawfsBlawg website’s 2013 report on self-reported entry-level hiring statistics for law professors included good...
7/8/2013
“The Price of Steel: Human Rights and Forced Evictions in the POSCO-India Project,” a new report from NYU Law’s...
7/8/2013
Amnesty International USA has announced that the next executive director of the organization will be Steven Hawkins ’88...
7/8/2013
On June 24, NYU Law’s Tikvah Center for Law & Jewish Civilization, co-directed by University ProfessorJoseph...
7/2/2013
Liam Murphy, Herbert Peterfreund Professor of Law and Philosophy, delivered the annual Lecture in Law & Society for...
7/2/2013
On June 22, Jennifer Arlen '86, Norma Z. Paige Professor of Law, presented a paper, "A Process Account of the...
6/28/2013
On June 27, the U.S. Senate confirmed Anthony Foxx ’96 as secretary of transportation in an unusual 100-0 vote....
6/27/2013
"Corporate Shams," co-authored by Joshua Blank (LL.M. '07), Professor of Tax Practice and faculty director of...
6/27/2013
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court handed down two 5-4 decisions on same-sex marriage in the cases Hollingsworth v....
6/26/2013
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court announced its ruling on the voting rights case Shelby County v. Holder. In a 5-4...
6/26/2013
Early in June, the Center for Labor and Employment Law held the 66th Annual Conference on Labor. The...
6/24/2013
In preparation for the Supreme Court’s decision in Shelby County v. Holder, NYU Law’s Brennan Center for Justice...
6/21/2013
Several NYU Law faculty members participated in panel discussions at the 2013 National Convention of the American...
6/19/2013
Christopher Sprigman will join NYU Law as a member of the faculty this summer. Sprigman comes to the Law School from...
6/18/2013
At the Alternative Careers Forum on June 3, an enthusiastic crowd of more than 100 NYU Law students and alumni gathered...
6/18/2013
Emily Kidd White (LL.M. ’09, J.S.D. ’15) is one of 14 recipients of a 2013 Trudeau Foundation Scholarship. The most...
6/17/2013
On June 8, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) presented the inaugural Dorsen Presidential Prize to Georgetown...
6/14/2013
Dwight D. Opperman, a member of NYU Law’s Board of Trustees, passed away on June 13 at the age of 89 after a brief...
6/14/2013
The Information Law Institute (ILI) and NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication (MCC) co-...
6/13/2013
This past week, NYU Law professors have written a series of op-eds on a wide range of issues in the news, including the...
6/13/2013
Terence Arnold (LL.M. ’73) has been named as a judge of the Supreme Court of New Zealand.
6/11/2013
Maureen Barden ’78 has been named a 2013 Soros Justice Fellow by the Open Society Foundations. A former federal...
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...
6/4/2013
The Information Law Institute (ILI), a research center at the Law School devoted to the study of law, policy...
6/3/2013
On June 3, the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) and NYU Law's Center...
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...
6/1/2013
On June 1, Trevor Morrison stepped into his new role as dean of NYU Law. Even before starting officially, however,...
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...
5/30/2013
A new report from the International Human Rights Clinic finds that one in six Americans lives in a household that...
5/30/2013
Dolly Krishnaswamy ’15 was one of only a dozen students around the country selected this year to participate in the...
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...
5/28/2013
At an event co-sponsored by the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice and the New York Institute for...

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