News@NYU Law

5/31/2012
 In his first public interview since arriving at NYU on May 19, Chen Guangcheng spoke out against lawlessness...
5/29/2012
Professor of Law on Leave Ronald Noble, secretary general of INTERPOL, the world’s largest international police...
5/29/2012
Lisa Kerr (LL.M. ’09, J.S.D. ’13) is among 15 recipients of a 2012 Trudeau Foundation Scholarship, the most prestigious...
5/29/2012
Senior Fellow Neil Barofsky ’95 has written a book about the $700 billion bailout of the financial industry that he...
5/29/2012
In Sunday Times magazine piece, Theodor Meron discusses work at international criminal tribunalA long feature in the...
5/22/2012
On May 18, graduating NYU Law students gathered at the historic Beacon Theatre for the Law School's 2012 convocation....
5/19/2012
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5/18/2012
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a former adjunct professor at NYU School of Law, received an honorary...
5/15/2012
Dorit Beinisch, who in February retired as president of the Supreme Court of Israel, will visit NYU Law in the fall as...
5/11/2012
The NYU School of Law, Columbia Law School, and the Kauffman Foundation sponsored the Conference on Contractual...
5/11/2012
The Center for Constitutional Transitions (CCT) turned its focus to Turkey in a May 8 symposium. Turkish lawmakers are...
5/10/2012
Charles Agoos ’13 and Laura Reznick ’13 have received Peggy Browning Fellowships to fund their public...
5/7/2012
On May 1, Sharon Rabin-Margalioth (LL.M. ’96) began her deanship at the Radzyner School of Law,...
5/7/2012
In his newest book, On Sacrifice, Moshe Halbertal, Gruss Professor of Law, develops a theory of sacrifice as an...
5/7/2012
Cass Sunstein, the administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) in the Office of Management...
5/3/2012
As the story of blind, activist lawyer Chen Guangcheng’s April 22 escape from confinement and subsequent negotiation...
5/2/2012
Anthony Foxx ’96, the mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, will address the Class of 2012 at NYU School of Law...
5/2/2012
The 10th annual “State of New York City’s Housing and Neighborhoods” report, released on May 1 by NYU...
5/2/2012
The second annual Law & Banking/Finance Conference, titled “Tackling Systemic Risk,” took place at NYU School of...
4/30/2012
Four NYU Law students or recent graduates have been named Equal Justice Works (EJW) Fellows this spring. The...
4/30/2012
On April 27 and 28, NYU Law welcomed back alumni from the classes of 1957, 1962, 1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992,...
4/27/2012
On April 19, the first day of the inaugural Oxford Graduate Conference in Political Theory at the University of Oxford...
4/26/2012
On April 25, NYU Law's Center for Labor and Employment Law sponsored a celebration of Marvin Miller, whose...
4/25/2012
The consequences of an Immigrant Rights Clinic (IRC) court victory in February played out in upper echelons of the...
4/24/2012
ACLU Staff Attorney Andre Segura ’06 assesses Supreme Court hearing on Arizona v. United StatesThe Supreme Court...
4/24/2012
On April 13, the NYU School of Law hosted the NYU/Princeton Conference on Mobile and Location Privacy, titled “A...
4/23/2012
By Jeff Stein '12At 3:30am this Wednesday, the crowd outside the U.S. Supreme Court more resembled Lady Gaga groupies...
4/23/2012
On March 26, the NYU Black Allied Students Association (BALSA) presented a symposium on “American Tragedy: Race,...
4/23/2012
New Jim Crow author Michelle Alexander gives keynote speech at CACL conferenceThe shooting of unarmed teenager Trayvon...
4/20/2012
Attorney hiring at federal agencies is an extremely competitive process, with thousands of applicants for a much...
4/19/2012
Judge Diane Wood of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit delivered the 2011-2012 Brennan Center...
4/19/2012
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York led women’s advocates and local politicians in calling for equal pay...
4/18/2012
For the sixth year in a row, articles authored or co-authored by both Marcel Kahan, George T. Lowy Professor of Law,...
4/18/2012
12th Annual NYU/KPMG lectures address the taxation of intangibles in a global economyThe taxation of intangibles in a...
4/18/2012
On April 4, the NYU School of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif inducted Charles Stillman ’62 as an honorary member...
4/17/2012
Daryl Levinson, David Boies Professor of Law, and NYU School of Law alumni Rita Hauser and Anthony Welters ’77...
4/16/2012
On March 30, the Black Latino Asian Pacific American Law Alumni Association (BLAPA) held its Annual Spring Dinner,...
4/16/2012
Arthur Gonzalez (LL.M. ’90), who joined the NYU School of Law as a senior fellow after stepping down as chief...
4/16/2012
Cecelia Goetz Professor of Law Sujit Choudhry delivered a Trudeau Foundation lecture on April 11 at the University of...
4/16/2012
The Guggenheim Foundation named James Jacobs, Chief Justice Warren E. Burger Professor of Constitutional Law and the...
4/13/2012
Alan Sykes, James and Patricia Kowal Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and director of its Master’s Program...
4/12/2012
A daylong symposium at the University of Oregon (UO) on April 13 honored the illustrious and varied career of...
4/11/2012
A cry of “All rise!” brought the crowd in Greenberg Lounge to its feet on April 9 as final arguments...
4/9/2012
On March 30, scholars gathered for a symposium at the NYU School of Law to discuss the Turkish constitutional model and...
4/9/2012
Despite the lack of a home-court advantage, two months of diligent practice paid off when NYU School of Law prevailed...
4/9/2012
Thomas Perez, Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, was the featured speaker at the March 28 Milbank Tweed Forum...
4/9/2012
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4/4/2012
Major statutes aimed at deterring corporate wrongdoing are practically household names—the Foreign Corrupt...
4/3/2012
Kenji Yoshino and Dale Carpenter discuss acclaimed new book on Lawrence v. TexasOn March 26, an OUTLaw-sponsored...
4/3/2012
On March 29, the U.S. Senate confirmed Kathryn Keneally (LL.M. ’93) as the assistant attorney general for the Tax...
3/30/2012
On March 28 the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that lawful permanent residents with convictions for minor crimes committed...
3/28/2012
University Professor Samuel Scheffler delivered the prestigious, three-day Tanner Lectures on Human Values...
3/28/2012
Daniel Nsereko (LL.M. ’71, J.S.D. ’75) was sworn in on March 12 as a judge of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon’s...
3/27/2012
What does the future hold for Europe’s common currency – and for the political and economic union that gave...
3/23/2012
Catherine Sharkey joins Richard Epstein as co-author of the tenth edition of Case and Materials on TortsCatherine...
3/22/2012
An amicus brief written by Professor Katherine Strandburg on behalf of 11 organizations, including the American Medical...
3/22/2012
The Supreme Court cited an amicus brief filed by the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law (CACL), and a law...
3/21/2012
On March 20, the U.S. Supreme Court heard one of the most widely anticipated oral arguments of its current term when...
3/20/2012
Arthur R. Miller delivered his inaugural University Professorship Lecture on March 19. In remarks titled “Are...
3/19/2012
In May 2011, when Neal Katyal was acting U.S. solicitor general, he issued a confession of error for the two Supreme...
3/16/2012
Recently launched Journal of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law takes less traditional approachThe newest NYU...
3/16/2012
David Hinojosa, regional counsel for the Southwest Regional Office of the Mexican American Legal Defense and...
3/16/2012
On February 23, Ana Irene Delgado (LL.M. ’06) presented her credentials as Panama's Ambassador to the United Kingdom of...
3/16/2012
At the 44th convention of the National Black Law Student’s Association (NBLSA), Chief Judge Harry T. Edwards...
3/15/2012
At the February 28 Hoffinger Criminal Justice Forum, Professor Sharon Dolovich of UCLA School of Law discussed "...
3/14/2012
Truth can be hard to pin down. Who, for example, first uttered the phrase from which the headline above is taken? It...
3/13/2012
NYU School of Law students have recently claimed honors in an array of prestigious moot court competitions. Debbie...
3/13/2012
The NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business, in cooperation with the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for...
3/9/2012
This year's International Law and Human Rights Scholarship Conference took place from February 29 through March 2....
3/9/2012
The NYU Series on Impact Investing commenced on March 1 with a group of leading practitioners in the field sharing...
3/8/2012
Three NYU Law graduates were among 25 judges sworn in to New York City's family, criminal, and civil...
3/8/2012
Journal of Legislation & Public Policy and Journal of Law & Liberty host Internet governance symposium (VIDEO)...
3/7/2012
At a February 28 ceremony, the New York University Annual Survey of American Law dedicated its 69th volume to the late...
3/5/2012
In this year’s State of the Judiciary address, New York Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman ’68 announced the...
3/5/2012
Annual Survey of American Law symposium tackles health care reform (VIDEO)The New York University Annual Survey of...
3/2/2012
Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and Judicial Fellow, has been appointed president of...
3/1/2012
Chief Justice Stuart Rabner of the New Jersey Supreme Court raised troubling questions about the reliability of and...
3/1/2012
Today the Center released its 20-page briefing paper Women and Preventing Violent Extremism: The U.S. and U.K....
3/1/2012
On February 24, the Women of Color Collective (WoCC) honored Maria McFarland ’01, deputy Washington director...
3/1/2012
During the 2012-13 term, three NYU School of Law alumni will hold clerkships at the U.S. Supreme Court. In...

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