Dean Diller Receives AALS Rhode Award for Achievement in Public Service

Recognizing Dean Matthew Diller’s leadership in legal education and public service, the AALS Section on Pro Bono and Public Service Opportunities awarded him with the 2014 Deborah L. Rhode Award. Dean Diller has a decades-long record of distinguished work in public service, which includes legal representation, scholarly research, public advocacy, and innovative leadership in legal education.

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law Launches Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights

Cardozo Law is pleased to announce the launch of the Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights (CLIHHR, pronounced “clear”). CLIHHR is a leading global center dedicated to strengthening laws, norms and institutions to prevent mass atrocities and promote human security.

Racked NY: NYC Has a New Fashion Law Program on Fifth Avenue

Racked NY - The booming field of fashion law just got a new major player: The Cardozo School of Law, located just south of Union Square, has launched the FAME Center for fashion, arts, media, and entertainment.

Cardozo School of Law Announces the Fashion, Arts, Media & Entertainment Law (FAME) Center

Cardozo School of Law in New York City has announced the school's new Fashion, Arts, Media & Entertainment Law (FAME) Center, as well as a series of events titled Fashion Law Talks. Both initiatives are designed to provide educational opportunities and leadership in fashion law and other creative industries.

Professor Lester Brickman Testifies at Hearing by U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on Asbestos Claim Transparency Act

Professor Brickman spoke in support of the act, which would require asbestos bankruptcy trusts to release information on those seeking compensation in quarterly reports.

CA Court of Appeals Medical Malpractice Decision Relies on Professor Alex Stein's Iowa Law Review Article

California’s Court of Appeal has recently delivered a first-impression decision on the conditions under which a patient’s own negligence can be asserted as a defense against medical malpractice allegations.

Video: Professor Alex Reinert Presents Testimony in Opposition to Proposal to Create Additional Segregation Units in NYC Jails

In testimony presented on December 19, 2014, Professor Alex Reinert expressed strong opposition to the establishment of Enhanced Supervision Housing (ESH) units in New York City's jails.

Professor Alex Stein's Article Listed as Among Ten Best of 2014

January 1, 2015 - Professor Alex Stein's article, "Catalogs" (with Gideon Parchomovsky) that will soon appear in the Columbia Law Review was listed among the ten best articles of the year 2014 by the influential Legal Theory Blog.

The E-Discovery Field Takes Center Stage During Cardozo Law Tech Talk “The Decade of Discovery”

Joe Looby, director of The Decade of Discovery, speaks during a panel on "The Evolution of E-Discovery Law and Technology" with Judge Shira A. Scheindlin, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York; Judge James C. Francis IV, U.S. Magistrate, Southern District of New York; and Jason R. Baron, member of Drinker Biddle’s Information Governance and eDiscovery practice.

Apply now for the Einstein-Cardozo Masters in Bioethics

The Einstein-Cardozo MBE is a joint effort by Yeshiva University’s Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Cardozo Law. The partnership offers a multidisciplinary program grounded in an obligation to foster justice in providing care and conducting research.  With careful planning, you can earn your J.D. and M.B.E. in three years to advance your career in the emerging field of bioethics.