News@NYU Law

02/21/2024
Sean Burton
You might say that Sean Burton ’97 has an interest in getting things off the ground, whether they’re companies, real…
02/15/2024
Shana Knizhnik
Addressing the annual alumni reception hosted by OUTLaw, Dean Troy McKenzie ’00 recalled the time when a joke among 1L…
02/15/2024
“Reconstructing the Reconstruction Amendments,” a daylong symposium on February 2, served as both an occasion to honor…
02/15/2024
Paul Williams Jr.
Early on a wet, dark January morning in Trenton, New Jersey, two dozen friends and family members of Paul Williams Jr.…
02/14/2024
Michael Ohlrogge
Academic scholarship can shape law and policy, but tracing a direct line between the two is often difficult. Not so…
02/14/2024
Three centers and institutes at NYU Law have announced additions to their leadership. The Institute for Corporate…
02/14/2024
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In December 2023, the US Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Moore v. US, a high-profile tax case that has inspired…
02/12/2024
Neon pink heart on a dark purple background
Every February, we ask a few NYU Law alumni couples to tell how they found their soul mate at the Law School.  …
02/02/2024
Nancy Morawetz with Aidan Langston ’23, Keiana James ’23, and Lily Gutterman ’23
The Immigrant Rights Clinic at NYU Law has secured an important victory in the US Court of Appeals for the Second…
01/25/2024
Clayton Gillette Ideas Story Photo
In March 2020, as the spread of COVID-19 prompted office workers everywhere to switch abruptly to remote work, Clayton…
01/23/2024
Mark Geistfeld
NYU Law professor Mark Geistfeld and alumni Steven Barth ’99, Josh Bowers ’01, Natasha Merle ’08, and Cedric Merlin…
01/23/2024
Emily Naphtal
Plaintiff-side employment lawyer Emily Stephens Naphtal ’15 has two plants in her office: a peace lily and a money tree…
01/22/2024
Mariana Lopez in South Carolina
South Carolina wants to build a road through a historic Black neighborhood over residents’ objections. NYU Law’s Civil…
01/19/2024
Lily Batchelder
Lily Batchelder will return to NYU Law in Spring 2024 after serving as assistant secretary for tax policy at the US…
01/16/2024
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At the 17th annual Friedrich A. Von Hayek Lecture on November 16, Steven Menashi, a judge on the US Court of Appeals…
01/11/2024
On December 18, the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) announced that two NYU Law professors are among the 2024…
01/09/2024
Ideas Tort Law and AI Ideas Artwork
A wooden wheel on a 1909 Buick collapses; a bottle of Coca-Cola explodes in a waitress’s hand; an advertisement…
01/09/2024
Gregg Polsky and Patrice Wylly
Gregg Polsky, the Francis Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law at the University of Georgia School of…
12/21/2023
Christine Gottlieb ’97, the current director of NYU Law’s Family Defense Clinic, will join the Law School faculty as an…
12/18/2023
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With a ban on affirmative action in college admissions, a finding of fraud against former President Trump in a civil…