News@NYU Law

10/15/2012
In the Foreign Policy Association's 18th James G. McDonald Distinguished Lecture, delivered at NYU Law on September 27...
10/15/2012
  Five months after leaving China and arriving at NYU, the blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng sat down for...
10/12/2012
A group of NYU Law professors have been included on the 2012 list of the authors most frequently cited in legal...
10/11/2012
Last summer, NYU Law students interned in 33 countries across the globe. Here are some first-person accounts...
10/10/2012
Nearly 200 judges and attorneys gathered at NYU Law on Thursday, September 27 for the 27th annual Hispanic Heritage...
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....
10/9/2012
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on October 10 in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, an affirmative...
10/8/2012
Proposition 8 litigators David Boies (LL.M. ’67) and Theodore Olson joined MSNBC host Rachel Maddow at NYU...
10/5/2012
Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor Arthur Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90), former chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court...
10/4/2012
The Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) recently won a groundbreaking victory for immigrant rights in the U.S. Court of...
10/3/2012
Global Visiting Professor Dirk van Zyl Smit, a prolific penological scholar, co-wrote the new Handbook on the...
10/2/2012
The New York County District Attorneys Office recently hired Philip Kovoor ‘12, Karl Mulloney-Radke ’12 and...
9/28/2012
As student researchers this past summer with NYU Law’s new Center for Constitutional Transitions, headed by...
9/28/2012
Lawyers for the imprisoned members of Pussy Riot, the Russian punk rock band, came to the Law School on September 21 to...
9/28/2012
At the annual Weinfeld Gala on September 20, The Honorable Frank J. Guarini, Jr. ’50 (LL.M. ’55), Order of...
9/27/2012
The New York County District Attorneys Office recently hired Philip Kovoor ‘12, Christina Maloney ’07, Karl...
9/25/2012
NYU Law’s Global Justice Clinic, collaborating with Stanford Law School’s International Human Rights and Conflict...
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...
9/21/2012
The Honorable Jonathan Lippman '68, chief judge of the state of New York, announced at NYU Law the rules for the new 50...
9/19/2012
On September 13, Robert Couzin, counsel at Couzin Taylor, an international tax law firm allied with Ernst & Young...
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
On September 6, the NYU Federalist Society debate on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act contained sharply...
9/14/2012
Five new permanent faculty members have joined the Law School, deepening the institution’s expertise in the areas of...
9/13/2012
NYU School of Law has been selected as a partner by the Ford Foundation for a new fellowship program that will offer 25...
9/12/2012
The New York Law Journal has come out with their second annual list of "Lawyers Who Lead By Example,"...
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...
9/5/2012
Candice Jones ’07 and Jason Washington ’07 are among the 15 White House Fellows selected for the elite...
8/30/2012
Lori Rifkin ’04, a senior trial attorney in the civil rights division of the Department of Justice, was named one...
8/29/2012
Jeanne Fromer, an associate professor at Fordham University School of Law, joins NYU Law this semester as the newest...
8/24/2012
Iván Espinoza-Madrigal ’05, a staff attorney for Lambda Legal—the oldest and largest national legal...
8/15/2012
At Mount Holyoke College's commencement ceremony in May, Mallika Dutt ’89 received an honorary doctorate in...
8/9/2012
The American Law Institute (ALI) has named Oren Bar-Gill a reporter on the Restatement Third of the Law of Consumer...
8/7/2012
The Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration (IJA) recently concluded its 53rd annual New Appellate...
8/6/2012
Renowned economic policy expert Peter Orszag is joining the law school as a Distinguished Scholar. Orszag is currently...
8/3/2012
The Buenos Aires-based Center for the Implementation of Public Policies for Equity and Growth (CIPPEC) has named Samuel...
7/31/2012
A clinic and a center at the Law School have each filed amicus briefs in an immigration case that the Supreme Court...
7/25/2012
A national consortium of law school clinics that includes NYU Law’s Global Justice Clinic has released the first...
7/23/2012
Bailout, a new book by Neil Barofsky '95, catapults into the headlines (PODCAST) As the Special Inspector General of...
7/20/2012
A new study from the Brennan Center for Justice has found that nearly 500,000 eligible voters in 10 states with...
7/18/2012
In growing numbers, national and transnational government agencies, NGOs, and private consultancies are producing...
7/11/2012
Governor Deval Patrick has appointed Paul Wilson ’81 to the Massachusetts Superior Court. Formerly a litigator at...
7/10/2012
Through the controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, the U.S. will seek to compel foreign financial...
7/9/2012
Brennan Center event brings author Tim Weiner to discuss his new book, Enemies: A History of the FBIOn June 12, NYU Law...
7/9/2012
From July 5 to July 7, Joshua Blank, faculty director of the Graduate Tax Program, participated in a conference in Rust...
7/2/2012
On June 21, U.S. State Department Legal Adviser Harold Koh addressed a conference at NYU School of Law on "Smart...
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...
6/27/2012
On June 26, two dozen NYU Law students attended the latest installment of the Frank J. Guarini Government Summer Series...
6/27/2012
Hakeem Jeffries ’97 and Scott Peters ’84 have both achieved victory in their respective primaries and will...
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...
6/25/2012
On June 25, the Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 vote to strike down Montana's law banning corporate campaign spending...
6/22/2012
On June 22, Assistant Professor of Law Ryan Bubb moderated a roundtable discussion at the Law School on the Jumpstart...
6/19/2012
At the 5th annual Privacy Law Scholars Conference, held at the George Washington University Law School on June 7 and 8...

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