News@NYU Law

12/10/2013
As Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio forms his new administration, he is being advised by a transition team composed of 60...
12/9/2013
At its 40th annual awards program on December 5, the New York Housing Conference (NYHC) honored the Furman...
12/9/2013
Kevin Davis, Beller Family Professor of Business Law, an expert in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and law and...
12/6/2013
Ronald Dworkin, who died this year, was one of the great legal philosophers of the modern era.
12/5/2013
On Monday, December 2, Professor Samuel Rascoff, the faculty director of the Center on Law and Security, welcomed a...
12/4/2013
“International Human Rights Fact-Finding in the Twenty-First Century,” a conference held on November 1-2 by NYU Law’s...
12/3/2013
On November 26, Gideon’s Promise—the nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring adequate legal representation for all...
12/2/2013
Jerome Cohen and Margaret Lewis '03’s new book, Challenge to China: How Taiwan Abolished its Version of Re-Education...
12/2/2013
In the latest news report based on documents revealed by Edward Snowden, we’ve learned that the NSA creates profiles of...
12/2/2013
New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman ’68, a vigorous proponent of providing access to justice for all New...
11/27/2013
Scholars of medieval Jewish tradition gathered with law professors and practitioners on a cold November 21 evening to...
11/26/2013
On November 19, NYU Law’s Center on Law and Security gathered an elite group of national security practitioners,...
11/26/2013
Kwame Anthony Appiah, a renowned philosopher whose scholarship spans a range of academic disciplines, will join the NYU...
11/25/2013
Sarah Burns, professor of clinical law, and the Reproductive Justice Clinic filed an amicus brief defending women’s...
11/22/2013
On Tuesday, November 19, the Brennan Legacy Awards Dinner was held, honoring the work of Bryan Stevenson, Professor of...
11/22/2013
On November 6, Michael Lehman LLM ’91 and Lisa Levy LLM ’94 were both named as recipients of the 2013...
11/21/2013
While policies based on eugenics are widely thought to have been eradicated after the horrors of Nazi experiments...
11/20/2013
On Tuesday, November 12, over two hundred people gathered in NYU Law's Greenberg Lounge for the U.S.-Asia Law Institute...
11/20/2013
Despite their differences, the voting law experts who gathered on November 13 for the NYU Law Alumni Association’s...
11/19/2013
On Wednesday, November 6, William Carter Jr., Dean and Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law,...
11/18/2013
On November 6, 2013, Asia Society announced the Class of 2013-2014 Asia 21 Young Leaders. The Asia 21 Fellows this year...
11/15/2013
With Congress weighing major reform of the U.S. immigration system, the 10th annual Immigration Law and Policy...
11/15/2013
On Tuesday, October 29, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) and Open Society Foundations (OSF) co-...
11/15/2013
On November 14, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Debo Adegbile ’94 to assistant attorney general...
11/15/2013
Gabrielle Apollon '15 appeared in front of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on October 31 to give...
11/14/2013
The Federalist Society's 2013 National Lawyers Convention is being held on Thursday, November 14 through Saturday,...
11/13/2013
At the 20th Annual Rose Sheinberg Lecture, Winona LaDuke—herself a graduate of Harvard University—didn’t soft-pedal any...
11/13/2013
NYU Law and its Center for Transnational Litigation, Arbitration and Commercial Law (CTLACL) served as the academic...
11/13/2013
On Saturday, October 26, 2013, the Arthur Garfield Hays Civil Liberties Program marked its 55th anniversary. For over...
11/12/2013
The Order of the Coif has given its 2014 Book Award to Representing Justice: Invention, Controversy, and Rights in...
11/12/2013
The 2008 financial crisis continues to cast a long shadow. At the sixth annual Comfort Global Economic Policy Forum on...
11/12/2013
University Professor Arthur Miller and Sherrilyn Ifill ’87, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense...
11/11/2013
Delivering the inaugural lecture of the Segal Family Professorship of Regulatory Law and Policy on November 4, Rachel...
11/11/2013
The American Law Institute (ALI) has elected four NYU Law faculty as new members: Erin Murphy; Richard Pildes, Sudler...
11/8/2013
Backed by a gift of $7 million, the Law School is announcing the formation of the Furman Public Policy Scholarship...
11/8/2013
Stephen Choi and David Yermack have been named the new directors of NYU’s Pollack Center for Law & Business, a...
11/8/2013
The MacArthur Foundation recently named NYU Law’s Brennan Center for Justice as one of nine organizations to receive...
11/7/2013
When Andy Warhol exhibited his collection of 32 canvases of the now-iconic silkscreened Campbell’s Soup cans, he...
11/7/2013
The Dwight D. Opperman Institute of Judicial Administration (IJA), the Law School’s principal outreach to federal and...
11/7/2013
Perhaps few news stories in recent months have been as unsettling as the revelations that the National Security...
11/6/2013
The 19th annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International Law Symposium on October 24 focused on “The...
11/5/2013
NYU Law’s Institute for Policy Integrity (IPI) held its fifth annual Cost-Benefit Analysis and Issue Advocacy Workshop...
11/4/2013
An address by Missy Cummings, director of the Humans and Automation Lab at MIT, was a highlight of the Engelberg...
11/1/2013
In NYU-Poly’s third Sloan Cyber Security Lecture, Federal Trade Commissioner Julie Brill explores the expanding...
10/31/2013
Rachel Barkow, Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy and the faculty director of the Center on the...
10/30/2013
In April 1938, Justice Louis Brandeis delivered the decision in Erie R. Co. v. Tompkins, and wrought great change with...
10/30/2013
The Carr Center for Reproductive Justice has begun operation at the Law School. Focused on reproductive justice issues...
10/29/2013
Blu Greenberg, Founder and First President of the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance (JOFA) presented the 12th Annual...
10/29/2013
On Tuesday, October 22, Thomas Saenz, President and General Counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and...
10/29/2013
Professor Jerome Cohen received a Lifetime Achievement Award on October 11 at the annual meeting of the American...

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