News@NYU Law

09/10/2019
Lily Batchelder
On September 4 Lily Batchelder discussed ways to raise more tax revenue from the wealthy in her inaugural lecture for…
09/10/2019
paper airplane flying
NYU Law becomes a pioneer among law schools with the launch of its own venture capital fund. This month NYU Law leads…
09/10/2019
The American College of Environmental Lawyers (ACOEL) has elected Richard Revesz, Lawrence King Professor of Law and…
09/05/2019
Copyright Law textbook artwork
Jeanne FromerThe primary rationale for intellectual property protection is that it’s needed to incentivize people to…
09/05/2019
Sally Newman
Sally Newman ’10, founder of Charleston Legal Access (CLA), died on August 16, 2019, at age 36. Born in Montana, Newman…
09/04/2019
Jesse Furman
NYU Law welcomed 180 students from 59 colleges and universities for the 2019 Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse…
09/04/2019
Trevor Morrison
The beginning of a new academic year at NYU Law is always exciting, and brings an opportunity for renewed focus on the…
09/04/2019
Dicta magazine section image
Talk of the Law School Winning Tickets The 2018 midterm elections saw high turnout from voters as the Democrats…
09/04/2019
Hakeem Jeffries standing in front of Brooklyn brownstones
Starting from Brooklyn—and NYU Law—Hakeem Jeffries ’97 has taken his drive for public service and community into the…
09/04/2019
Clinics feature opener art
For nearly 50 years, the clinical law program has evolved and innovated to train students—and address the pressing…
09/04/2019
Vanderbilt Hall with Pride flag
In the 50 years since Stonewall, NYU Law students, faculty, and alumni have helped lead the movement for LGBTQ rights…
09/04/2019
Students and Tech illustration
Technology evolves fast, and it’s a challenge for the law to keep up. That makes this an exciting time to be a law…
09/04/2019
illustration of Netflix, Disney, Hulu, and Apple billboards in the Hollywood hills.
As streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video have swiftly transformed the entertainment business…
09/04/2019
Sara Moss portrait
Sara Moss ’74 has held a variety of leadership positions in law and business, including her current role as vice…
09/04/2019
Emma Kaufmann portrait
  Emma Kaufman’s interests as a Columbia University undergraduate encompassed criminal justice, race, poverty, and…
09/04/2019
Michael Ohlrogge
Growing up, Michael Ohlrogge planned to become a Unitarian Universalist minister. But after graduating from the…
09/04/2019
Sylvia Acevedo speaking
As technology continuously evolves, experts grapple with the resulting challenges and the role the law should play in…
09/04/2019
Chai Feldblum
Speakers discussed how to make reporting sexual harassment safer in the American workplace—and in Supreme Court…
09/04/2019
Josep Borell Fontelles
Foreign officials offered key insights about Europe’s political challenges in visits this past year hosted by the Jean…
09/04/2019
Latham and Watkins forum logo
The Latham & Watkins Forum concludes its first decade with discussions on topics as disparate as Brexit and betting…