Faculty News

01/17/2020
Professor Robert Jackson
Professor Robert Jackson Jr., who has been on public service leave at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)…
01/17/2020
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To take a stance against bribing foreign public officials is not an especially controversial move. “Everybody I meet…
01/16/2020
Andrew Weissman
In the wake of the Department of Justice Inspector General’s recent report criticizing the Foreign Intelligence…
01/15/2020
Theodor Meron
Judge Theodor Meron, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law Emeritus and judicial fellow, has been named an Honorary…
01/13/2020
bullet holes on target
When a shooter’s rampage at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, shocked the nation in December 2012, reaction…
01/13/2020
old glass bottles
In many ways, law schools are ever-changing. Classes enter and graduate, and faculty members eventually retire. But…
12/19/2019
Scott Hemphill
No cold calls, no grades, no exams, no classrooms. For 1Ls, reading groups offer a chance to engage with faculty…
12/19/2019
Stack of faculty books
Mass incarceration. Transnational bribery. International arbitration. Vulnerable democracies. These are just a few of…
12/09/2019
Maribel Hernandez Rivera
Maribel Hernández Rivera ’10, district director for US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, delivered the 2019…
11/27/2019
Computer keyboard keys with fingerprint
As United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Philip Alston doesn’t mince words. “There is…
11/22/2019
Surveillance camera and policemen
Current policing technology provides time-stamped video and audio of police encounters, identifies gunshot locations…
11/19/2019
Fragmented greek column with storm clouds in background
In his new book, Burt Neuborne offers concerned US citizens guidance on how to help bolster American democracy. Burt…
11/18/2019
Bosco Verticale
In 2018, New York became the first US city to require buildings to publicly display letter grades indicating their…
11/04/2019
1L Procedure students
Three decades ago, Norman Dorsen Professor of Civil Liberties Burt Neuborne inaugurated a terrifying tradition. Every…
10/21/2019
Ashley Binetti Armstrong and a student
1L students get their first taste of NYU Law’s Lawyering Program during Orientation, and they continue in the…
10/18/2019
Headshot of Edward Rock
The title of Fellow of the European Corporate Governance Institute recognizes individuals who have…
10/18/2019
Common Cause recognizes the efforts of four lawyers and experts who have played key roles in …
10/16/2019
Judge William T. Allen, Nusbaum Professor of Law and Business and founding director of the Pollack Center for Law…
10/16/2019
Franco Ferrari
On September 9th, the Federal Republic of Germany appointed Professor Franco Ferrari to the panel of arbitrators of the…
10/15/2019
Diane Wood
NYU Law’s September 26 Conference on the Opioid Epidemic offered sobering statistics on opioid use. More than 900…