Featured Alumni: John LaBarre '05, Head of Google's Patent Transactions Team

“I specifically attended Cardozo knowing I wanted to go into IP and the law school’s reputation in that area was key to my enthusiasm in attending,” said LaBarre. “And — understatement alert — Cardozo absolutely lived up to its considerable reputation as having great instructors and programs focused around IP.”

Congress Approves Legislation Extending Statute of Limitations For Nazi Looted Art; Stephanie Cuba '99 Wrote Note in AELJ Advocating for Such Reform

On December 10, 2016, Congress approved legislation that will make it easier to reclaim art confiscated during World War II. According to The New York Times, "the measure will loosen, and standardize across the country, the statute of limitations on claims for the return of looted art."

Cardozo Law Named Top 10 Music Law School by Billboard Magazine

Billboard Magazine - Behind the success of every hitmaker are the lawyers, fielding the deliberations, deals and disputes that are a constant part of today's music business.

Cardozo School of Law Receives $1 Million Gift From Arlene and Benedict Morelli for Scholarship and Trial Team Program

The Morellis’ gift designates $750,000 for the Arlene and Benedict Morelli Family Scholarship Fund, which will provide financial support for deserving students for years to come. The gift also provides $200,000 to establish the Benedict Morelli Trial Team, which will expand Cardozo’s presence in national and international trial competitions and increase the number of students who can compete. $50,000 will be used to establish the Morelli Master Lecture Series, which will bring top trial lawyers to Cardozo to lecture, coach and mentor students.

Cardozo Law Receives $1 Million for Human Rights Clinic from Benjamin Ferencz, Legendary Nazi War Crimes Prosecutor

The donation will go toward Cardozo’s Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic, which will be renamed the Benjamin B. Ferencz Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic.

Cardozo Celebrates 40 Years with Public Events and Reflections on Major Milestones

A lot has happened from Cardozo Law's founding in 1976 to the first day of classes in 2016. The school kicks-off a year-long celebration to highlight the enormous achievements made by our faculty, alumni and students over 40 years.

Eva Saltzman '02 Appointed Immigration Judge for United States Department of Justice

Eva S. Saltzman '02 has been appointed by Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch as an immigration judge for the United States Department of Justice. Acting Chief Immigration Judge Michael C. McGoings presided over the investiture during a ceremony held July 29, 2016, in the ceremonial courtroom of the E. Barrett Prettyman U.S. Courthouse in Washington, D.C.

Randi Weingarten '83 Speaks on First Night of Democratic Convention

Speaking in a segment that featured six labor national leaders, Weingarten made the case for why Hillary Clinton is a great candidate not just on education, but on a range of issues important to working families.

Class of 2016 Celebrates Commencement

The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law class of 2016 celebrated a joyous commencement on May 31, 2016 at David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center.