News@NYU Law

03/09/2018
Artwork of human profiles, one with a tear.
Human rights workers are often witnesses to the human toll of atrocities and injustices, but their own mental health…
03/09/2018
David Frum
At a February 21 event organized by NYU Law’s Brennan Center for Justice, David Frum, senior editor at the Atlantic and…
03/08/2018
Nick Rasmussen
Two months after stepping down as director of the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC), Nick Rasmussen joined Lisa…
03/05/2018
Tax Law illustration
The 2017 US tax reform bill moved through Congress at breakneck speed, signed into law by President Trump just seven…
03/01/2018
Deborah Archer
Dean Trevor Morrison announced on February 28 that Deborah N. Archer will join the Law School next academic year as an…
02/27/2018
Victoria Lipnic
As new revelations of sexual harassment in the workplace continued to spark national debate, on February 2 the NYU…
02/20/2018
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Seated onstage in a packed Tishman Auditorium on February 5, US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reached for…
02/20/2018
Carmen Hernandez
As senior vice president and general counsel of Clayco, a real estate, architecture, engineering, and construction firm…
02/15/2018
Since last fall, the social media hashtag #MeToo has propelled a national reckoning with sexual harassment and helped…
02/15/2018
As a bright winter moon illuminated the Rosenthal Pavilion on February 2, the Black Allied Law Students Association (…
02/13/2018
Karl Racine
When Karl Racine, who became the first independently elected attorney general of the District of Columbia in 2014,…
02/12/2018
Poster artwork for OUTLaw reception
Leslie Cooper ’95 once got some advice from her onetime NYU Law Professor Thomas Stoddard ’77: Never stay in the same…
02/09/2018
Registered Trademarks story art. Pipe leaking light bulbs.
If you’re looking for a name for your start-up company, you may want to consider “Although.” Or perhaps “Showed.” Or “…
02/07/2018
Barbara Becker '88
A discussion of cybersecurity breaches was on the menu at the annual Law Alumni Association (LAA) luncheon, with…
02/02/2018
Kirstie Yu and Jocelyn Shih
APALSA co-chairs Kirstie Yu '19 (left) and Jocelyn Shih '19 In 2016, more than 200 members of the Asian-Pacific…
01/29/2018
Illustration of a book with a globe coming out
To understand the realm of Professor Franco Ferrari’s scholarship, consider this hypothetical: A nuclear accident in…
01/23/2018
Five Years Out banner
Jordan Wells ’13 had a very particular social justice issue in mind when he decided to go to law school. After…
01/22/2018
Art Lien)Nathan Wessler ’10 scored a major win in his first appearance before the US Supreme Court, arguing and…