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.

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Professor Dan Ravicher's Challenge to Gene Patents

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a major case that invalidates patents on two genes associated with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. The case was brought by Professor Dan Ravicher of Cardozo School of Law, along with the ACLU.

Criminal Appeals Clinic Registers a Win, Reducing Client's Sentence

The Criminal Appeals Clinic registered another success when, on January 22, the Appellate Division reduced a client’s sentence from ten years to seven years.

Cardozo Law Tech Talks: Spring 2015

This semester's Tech Talks will explore the pressing challenges created when new technology and law intersect.

Recording - Perspectives on Academic Freedom: Views from the Top

On January 15, 2015, Professor Stanley Fish; Lee Bollinger, President of Columbia University; and John Sexton, President of New York University gathered at Cardozo to honor the publication of Professor Stanley Fish's recent book, Versions of Academic Freedom: From Professionalism to Revolution and to discuss "Perspectives on Academic Freedom: Views from the Top."

Cardozo's Intensive Trial Advocacy Program (ITAP)

Two hundred lawyers and judges work with students in Cardozo's two-week top trial course, ITAP.

Former Senator Joseph Lieberman Visits Cardozo to Speak on Cybersecurity during Cardozo Law's Tech Talks Series

Sen. Lieberman shared his unique experience and insights on cybersecurity, honed post-9/11 during his tenure as chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

Matthew Diller to Conclude Six Years of Service as Cardozo’s Dean in June 2015

Matthew Diller will leave his position as the dean of Cardozo School of Law at the end of the academic year in June 2015 to become the dean of Fordham Law School, where he spent 16 years as a professor and associate dean.

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.

Cardozo Law Tech Talk Looks Closer at Bitcoin Regulation

Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of financial services for the New York State Department of Financial Services, speaks on the process his department is undertaking in figuring out how to regulate virtual currencies. 

Cardozo Law Tech Talk Looks Closer at Bitcoin Regulation

By Janice Weber

October 14, 2014