News@NYU Law

12/6/2011
A November 30 gathering in the faculty library of Vanderbilt hall marked the publication of Laurence A. Tisch Professor...
12/5/2011
Richard Stewart, University Professor and John Edward Sexton Professor of Law, moderated the November 30 Milbank Tweed...
12/1/2011
In the Straus Public Lecture on November 28, Seyla Benhabib, currently a fellow at the Straus Institute for the...
11/30/2011
Linda Silberman, Martin Lipton Professor of Law, testified before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on...
11/30/2011
Three current and former NYU Law students are members of a team seeking redress for victims of a cholera outbreak in...
11/23/2011
On Monday, November 7, eleven accomplished scholars of Chinese law met for the 17th annual dialogue in memory of...
11/22/2011
During a November 21 ceremony in Argentina, Ronald Dworkin, Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law, gave an acceptance...
11/21/2011
Lawrence Kaplan, Tikvah Fellow at NYU School of Law, gave the Tikvah Public Lecture on November 21. In “Can the...
11/21/2011
The panelists at the November 16 Milbank Tweed Forum, moderated by Professor Kim Taylor-Thompson, tackled the thorny...
11/21/2011
This year’s annual Emilio Mignone Lecture on Transitional Justice, which was jointly sponsored by the Center for...
11/18/2011
The Institute for International Law and Justice’s November 11 panel, “How Best to Assure the Independence...
11/17/2011
The South Asian Bar Association of Toronto (SABA Toronto) awarded Professor Sujit Choudhry its Practitioner of the Year...
11/17/2011
Dean Richard Revesz announced that David Kamin ’09 will join the NYU School of Law faculty as an assistant...
11/16/2011
James Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the Courts and director of the Center...
11/16/2011
The Law School’s Bickel & Brewer Latino Institute for Human Rights held its inaugural national symposium on...
11/15/2011
During the Law Alumni Association’s Annual Fall Lecture on November 10, a panel of experts discussed the legal...
11/15/2011
On November 8, Menachem Mautner, Danielle Rubinstein Professor of Comparative Civil Law and Jurisprudence, Tel Aviv...
11/14/2011
For the second time in recent years, the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), a nonprofit law firm founded and headed by...
11/11/2011
OUTLaw, the NYU School of Law’s organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer law students,...
11/10/2011
In the seventh annual Friedrich A. von Hayek Lecture, “The Hayekian Judge,” Robert Smith, an associate...
11/9/2011
Derrick Bell, full-time visiting professor of law at NYU for more than 20 years, was remembered at Riverside Church on...
11/8/2011
Lauren Burke ’09 has an infectious enthusiasm for public service. "There is no greater reward than a woman...
11/7/2011
The National University of Singapore Faculty of Law announced that Simon Chesterman, global professor of law at NYU...
11/4/2011
A former student of Derrick Bell’s, Ian Haney López, John H. Boalt Professor of Law at the University of California...
11/4/2011
On October 15, 25 AnBryce students and alumni and program administrators joined New York Cares, the largest volunteer...
11/4/2011
Hills and Sharkey spar over the pending Supreme Court case National Meat Association v. Harris (VIDEO)The NYU Student...
11/4/2011
The following account was written by Elizabeth Hallinan ’13, who was one of the organizers of the program, and...
11/2/2011
On November 1, Jerome Cohen, NYU Professor of Law, and Sharon Hom ’80, executive director of Human Rights in China,...
11/2/2011
The first week of November, the NYU School of Law and the family of Derrick Bell will pay tribute to Bell's...
10/31/2011
Professor of Clinical Law Anthony Thompson has been named one of the 39 most outstanding Latinos in the tri-state area...
10/31/2011
Members of the law school community gathered on October 20 to celebrate the launch of David Malone's Does the Elephant...
10/28/2011
On Friday, October 21, Philip Alston, John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law, took part in a high-level panel discussion...
10/28/2011
On October 26, the Institute for International Law and Justice sponsored, "The Responsibility of...
10/27/2011
In a passionate address on October 24 at the NYU School of Law, Jonathan Lippman ’68, chief judge of the State of...
10/26/2011
On October 25, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Law Richard Epstein participated in a debate, “Congress Should Pass Obama...
10/25/2011
Professor of Clinical Law Anthony Thompson moderated the October 19 Milbank Tweed Forum. The topic was one to which...
10/24/2011
On October 19, the judges of the ICTY elected, by acclamation, Judge Theodor Meron (United States of America) as...
10/24/2011
Dean Richard Revesz announced on October 24 that Ira Belkin ’82 will join the Law School as the new executive...
10/21/2011
Judge Robert Katzmann of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit delivered the 43rd James Madison Lecture on...
10/21/2011
On October 17, Debbie Almontaser, the founding principal of the nation’s first public school with a focus on the...
10/20/2011
On October 14, the finale of the daylong 17th annual Herbert Rubin and Justice Rose Luttan Rubin International Law...
10/18/2011
On October 10, the Bickel & Brewer Latino Institute for Human Rights hosted Sunita Patel, Staff Attorney at the...
10/18/2011
At the Milbank Tweed Forum on October 12, Professor Catherine Sharkey moderated a discussion titled “A Brewing Debate:...
10/17/2011
The Law School celebrated the repeal of the military’s policy of “don’t ask, don’t tell...
10/17/2011
Katherine Forrest ’90 and Alison Nathan, who was a 2008-09 Fritz Alexander Fellow at NYU Law, were confirmed as...
10/14/2011
University Professor Richard Stewart and environmental lawyer Jane Stewart ’79 have published Fuel Cycle to...
10/13/2011
Deborah Ellis ’82, assistant dean for public service, was among four members of the NYU School of Law community honored...
10/13/2011
On October 6, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice welcomed Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor...
10/12/2011
Warren Sinsheimer (LL.M. ’57) was presented with the Judge Edward Weinfeld Award at this year’s Weinfeld...
10/11/2011
Around the 10th anniversary of 9/11, faculty and staff of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice traveled...
10/10/2011
At the October 5 Milbank Tweed Forum, Professor Samuel Rascoff, faculty director at the Center on Law and Security,...
10/6/2011
Derrick Bell, a full-time visiting professor at NYU School of Law since 1990, passed away on the evening of October 5....
10/4/2011
On September 27, NYU School of Law hosted the 16th annual David R. Tillinghast Lecture on International Taxation....
10/3/2011
On September 21, the Global Climate Finance Project at NYU Law hosted a roundtable on climate finance with Serge...
9/29/2011
Institute for Justice honors Richard Epstein with inaugural "Champion of the Constitution Award".
9/29/2011
Elinor Ostrom, a Nobel laureate in economics who is a Distinguished Professor and Arthur F. Bentley Professor of...
9/29/2011
Herman Van Rompuy, president of the European Council, appeared at the Law School on September 21 to participate in...
9/28/2011
Cyprus may be a small ethnically divided island in the eastern Mediterranean, but it’s at the center of a...
9/26/2011
On September 22, Gordon Brown, former prime minister of the United Kingdom, participated in a question and answer...
9/26/2011
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9/26/2011
For José Alvarez, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law, 2011 has been a banner year for his...
9/22/2011
On September 19, the Public Interest Law Center’s Leaders in Public Interest Series featured Marieke Wierda (LL.M...
9/22/2011
Margaret Lemos ’01, a former Furman Academic Fellow and Furman Program coordinator at the NYU School of Law,...
9/16/2011
Professor Catherine Sharkey participated in a briefing on federalism and preemption for the staff of the House...
9/14/2011
Delivering the 15th annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture on September 12, Julie Brill ’85...
9/14/2011
Global Visiting Professor Eyal Benvenisti, Anny and Paul Yanowicz Professor of Human Rights at Tel Aviv University...
9/14/2011
Sebastian Omlor (LL.M. ’12) has won the international Helmut-Schippel-Prize for outstanding scholarly...
9/14/2011
James Jacobs's latest book, Breaking the Devil's Pact is honored at a Law School receptionA September 13 reception...
9/8/2011
The Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy and its Institute for Affordable Housing Policy have launched the...
9/8/2011
Chelsea Rosenthal ’12 was among 50 graduate students who participated this summer in Fellowships at Auschwitz for...
9/7/2011
A new Spanish translation of Law, Culture, and Ritual: Disputing Systems in Cross-Cultural Context by Oscar Chase,...
9/6/2011
Adam Samaha will join NYU Law as a permanent member of the faculty in the fall of 2012. He is currently Professor of...
9/6/2011
Harry Subin, Professor of Law Emeritus, passed away on September 4 after a long battle against cancer.Subin...
9/1/2011
One of the nation’s most prominent appellate judges will be joining the NYU Law faculty as a professor of law at...
8/31/2011
Karen Greenberg, executive director of NYU Law’s Center on Law and Security (CLS), announced she is leaving to...
8/29/2011
A vertical garden of ornamental grasses, ferns, flowering perennials, and evergreen groundcovers now graces the wall of...
8/25/2011
David Garland's well-reviewed book Peculiar Institution: America's Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition was...
8/24/2011
When roughly 300 foreign LL.M.s filed into Tishman on August 17 to watch the movie A Civil Action, it was not to get a...
8/19/2011
NYU School of Law ranks among the top three law schools in terms of the number of alumni from the past 25 years who are...
8/11/2011
 University Professor Jeremy Waldron has been elected a Fellow of the British Academy. Waldron was one of 38...
8/4/2011
A number of members of the NYU Law community have been monitoring legal and human rights issues in Haiti’s camps...
7/27/2011
Amedeo Arena (LL.M. ’10) has received an award from the Italian Society of International Law for his article “The...
7/22/2011
The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice's new report, “A Decade Lost: Locating Gender in U.S. Counter-...
7/21/2011
On July 15, Dean Richard Revesz informed the Law School community that Assistant Professor of Law Sarah Woo had passed...
7/12/2011
On July 7 the European Court of Human Rights relied significantly on the work of Philip Alston, John Norton Pomeroy...
7/11/2011
Sara Zier ’10 is one of 18 people nationwide to receive a 2011 Soros Justice Fellowship from George Soros’s...
7/8/2011
On June 28,  the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) and its partners at the International Network...

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