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.

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

Cardozo Celebrates 40 Years! 

Between its founding in 1976 and the first day of classes in 2016 a lot has happened. Cardozo kicks-off a year-long celebration to highlight the enormous achievements made by our faculty, alumni and students in forty years.


Professor Richard Weisberg, Member of the Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad, Restores Jewish Cemetery in Ukraine

Professor Richard Weisberg will lead a re-dedication ceremony for the Jewish Cemetery in Stavishche, Ukraine on Thursday, August 11.

Adjunct Professor Michael Wildes in Billboard Magazine: "The Story of the Man Who Saved John Lennon & Yoko Ono From Being Deported"

Billboard - The 1976 Robert Redford-Dustin Hoffman film All the President''s Men about the Watergate break-in gave movie viewers an idea of the chilling atmosphere during the years of the Nixon Administration when political opponents were followed by FBI agents and wiretapping of telephones was a regular occurrence.

Prof. Getgen Kestenbaum Returns From Teaching at Brazil’s UNISINOS Faculty of Law

After receiving a Fulbright- FAPERGS teaching fellowship, Telford Taylor Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor of Law Jocelyn Getgen Kestenbaum traveled to UNISINOS Faculty of Law in Porto Alegre, Brazil to deliver an intensive two-week course on indigenous rights and atrocity prevention.

Prof. Lee Sporn, Co-Director of the Fashion, Arts, Media & Entertainment Law Center, Featured in Corporate Counsel: 'Why In-House Lawyers Are In-Demand Law Professors'

"From the basic fashion law course, we created several more courses and then created the FAME Center, where the entire curriculum is about being a counselor to companies that are driven by a creative engine," Sporn says

Dean Leslie Announces Professor Myriam Gilles as New Vice Dean

Professor Myriam Gilles has been appointed vice dean of Cardozo School of Law for a one-year term effective August 29, 2016.

Professor Brett Frischmann Discusses His Work on Human-Focused Turing Tests on the Algocracy and Transhumanism Podcast

Professor Brett Frischmann was recently interviewed on the Algocracy and Transhumanism Podcast discussing his work on human-focused Turing Tests, a test for intelligence in a computer, requiring that a human being should be unable to distinguish the machine from another human being by using the replies to questions put to both.

Prof. Stanley Fish's Op-Ed in the NY Times Sunday Review: 'Professors, Stop Opining About Trump'

The New York Times - Professors are at it again, demonstrating in public how little they understand the responsibilities and limits of their profession.