News@NYU Law

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
Herman Van Rompuy, president of the European Council, appeared at the Law School on September 21 to participate in...
9/29/2011
Elinor Ostrom, a Nobel laureate in economics who is a Distinguished Professor and Arthur F. Bentley Professor of...
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...
7/8/2011
Howard L. Greenberger ’54, professor of law emeritus, passed away on July 5. A member of the NYU School of Law...
7/6/2011
Sujit Choudhry, an associate dean and Scholl Professor of Law at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, will join...
6/28/2011
Rush Atkinson '10 publishes article on Fourth Amendment in Georgetown Law JournalRush Atkinson ’10, currently...
6/23/2011
Max E. Greenberg Professor of Contract Law Clayton Gillette focuses his scholarship principally in two areas:...
6/21/2011
The Center for Labor and Employment Law hosted the 64th annual Conference on Labor, "The Impact of the Global Economic...
6/14/2011
Dean Emeritus Norman Redlich (LL.M. ’55), former Judge Edward Weinfeld Professor of Law, passed away on June 10....
6/10/2011
When U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano spoke at the NYU School of Law on June 7 at the invitation of...
6/10/2011
NYU Law’s International Tax Program (ITP) has announced the formation of the Practice Council, a new...
6/8/2011
Robert Bauer, who is leaving his position as White House Counsel at the end of June, will become a Senior Fellow and...
6/7/2011
Professor Oren Bar-Gill received a Young Scholars Medal at the American Law Institute’s 88th annual meeting in...
6/6/2011
Adam Cox, a professor at the University of Chicago Law School and a leading young academic in public law, will join the...
6/2/2011
The Immigrant Rights Clinic won a seven-year battle on June 1 when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...
6/1/2011
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5/31/2011
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5/31/2011
Philip Weiser ’94, senior advisor for technology and innovation to the White House’s National Economic...
5/26/2011
Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law, is one of five newly elected members of...
5/24/2011
On May 20, the NYU School of Law observed two firsts as it held its 2011 graduation exercises. It was the first time...
5/23/2011
On May 10-12, University Professor Jeremy Waldron delivered three lectures—one each day—as part of the...
5/20/2011
The President of Taiwan, Ma Ying-jeou (LL.M. '76) welcomed his former professor, Jerome Cohen, co-director of the U.S.-...
5/18/2011
Gráinne de Búrca, a leading expert on European Union law and a professor at Harvard Law School, will join the tenured...
5/13/2011
On May 11, NYU School of Law’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) released a 54-page report...
5/13/2011
Bruce Meyer speaks about Brady v. NFL with Professor Samuel EstreicherOn May 2, the Center for Labor and Employment Law...
5/12/2011
On May 5, the 10th biennial Nicholas J. Healy Lecture on Admiralty Law asked, "What is the Limit? Punitive Damages in...
5/11/2011
On April 26, Straus Fellow Jeffrey Fagan examined the issues surrounding “Profiling and Consent” at the...
5/11/2011
The commencement of the U.S.-Soviet Space Race in 1957 with the launch of Sputnik gave rise to a second Cold War...
5/11/2011
On April 22, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice hosted its eighth annual Emerging Human Rights Scholarship...
5/10/2011
On April 27 Franz Mayer and Armin von Bogdandy, both Senior Emile Noël Fellows at the Jean Monnet Center for...
5/9/2011
Paul Brown ’12, Saerom Park ’12, and Nicholas Rowe ’12 are among fewer than 60 students nationwide to receive a...
5/5/2011
In Cambodia’s Cardamom forest, the 73 families of the Chumnoab community were practicing slash-and-burn...
5/4/2011
Brennan Center for Justice examines accountability after Citizens UnitedOn April 29, the Brennan Center of Justice held...
5/4/2011
Professor Bryan Stevenson, executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, will receive a Ford Foundation...
5/3/2011
On April 6, 2011, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) hosted “Seeking Accountability for...
4/29/2011
When John Wood ’11 decided to follow the federal environmental case American Electric Power Co., Inc. v....
4/28/2011
At its annual awards dinner on April 27, Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) honored NYU Law for helping further...
4/28/2011
Geoffrey Miller, Stuyvesant P. Comfort Professor of Law, has just debuted a new book, Trust, Risk, and Moral Hazard in...
4/27/2011
In a memo to the NYU Law community on April 26, Dean Richard Revesz announced the death of James Eustice (LL.M. ’...
4/26/2011
On April 25, Ling Li, senior research fellow at the U.S.-Asia Law Institute and assistant professor at Northwest...
4/26/2011
Dr. Shirin Ebadi discusses her new book, The Golden Cage: Three Brothers, Three Choices, One DestinyOn April 19, Nobel...
4/26/2011
Andrew Herman '10 won the second annual University of Virginia Law Human Rights Student Scholars Writing Competition...
4/25/2011
Ezekiel Emanuel has a habit of doing the seemingly impossible. One example: he played a key role in helping the Obama...
4/25/2011
Karen Bradshaw is the first recipient of the Law School’s Koch-Searle Research Fellowship in Legal Studies. She...
4/25/2011
David Deng '10 and Sylwia Wewiora '11 present at International Conference on Global Land GrabbingOn April 6-8, David...
4/25/2011
On April 2, 2010, Professor Smita Narula presented at two conferences on the human rights and environmental...
4/22/2011
Chris Jung '11 wins first prize in the American Bar Association Business Law Section Mendes Hershman Student Writing...
4/20/2011
Gary A. Anderson, a current Joint Straus/Tikvah Fellow at the Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law &...
4/20/2011
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS) announced on April 19 that it had elected two members of the Law...
4/19/2011
On April 2, 2010, Professor Smita Narula presented at two conferences on the human rights and environmental...
4/19/2011
On April 6, the NYU School of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif inducted Law School Trustee Thomas R. Brome ’...
4/18/2011
NYU Law’s 39th annual Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition, open to 2Ls and 3Ls at the Law School, brought...
4/18/2011
On April 14, NYU Law defeated Columbia Law in the 10th annual Deans' Cup fundraiser. The final score was 78-67. It was...
4/18/2011
During his 50 years at the NYU School of Law, Norman Dorsen, Frederick I. and Grace A. Stokes Professor of Law,...
4/15/2011
On April 6, the Center for Labor and Employment Law and the U.S.-Asia Law Institute joined together for an event...
4/15/2011
On April 1, the U.S.-Asia Law Institute hosted faculty and students from the National Taiwan University for a two-...
4/14/2011
On April 13, Jack Ford, CBS news legal analyst, moderated the Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Society...

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