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.

Prof. Katharine Tinto quoted in The Crime Report

"Outrageous Government Conduct"


Nov. 16, 2015;

The drugs were not real. The sentence was.

Emanuel Gerardo Cota-Ruiz, a 36-year-old Mexican immigrant living in Arizona, was sentenced in 2013 to ten years in prison for conspiring to rob a cocaine stash house.

Cardozo's Bet Tzedek Clinic Featured in The New York Times

Criticism and Litigation Over Renewal
Clause in Rent-Freeze Program for Older New Yorkers

NOV. 10, 2015

Professor Deborah Pearlstein Cited NY Times Article on President Obama and Guantanamo

Guantánamo Is Leaving Obama With Choices, Neither of Them Simple

OCT. 31, 2015

Prof. Myriam Gilles Discusses Privatization of the Justice System in the New York Times

In Arbitration, a ‘Privatization of the Justice System’



Professor Tony Sebok in the NY Times on Why We Should Allow Investment in Lawsuits

Should You Be Allowed to Invest in a Lawsuit?
In recent years, investors have started buying shares in other people’s litigation proceedings. Are they warping the legal system in the process?

OCT. 22, 2015

Prof. Edward Zelinsky on Donald Trump's Tax Plan

Here’s How Trump’s Tax Plan Would Affect You
By AIMEE PICCHI, The Fiscal Times
September 29, 2015

Donald Trump’s tax plan was revealed with a message for millions of Americans: “You win!”

Cardozo Faculty Ranked 29th Nationally in New Study of Scholarly Impact

Faculty at Cardozo Law (Yeshiva University) Ranks 29th Nationally in New Study of Scholarly Impact

Cardozo Law ranks as one of the most influential law schools in the country, and in the top three in NYC


Professor Brett Frischmann: Will the "internet of things" result in predictable people?

The internet of things is envisioned to be a “programmable world” where the scale, scope, and power of these tools is amplified as we become increasingly predictable: more data about us, more data about our neighbours, and thus more ways to shape our collective beliefs, preferences, attitudes and outlooks.

Professor Zelinsky in Bloomberg News Says Pension Plans Must Protect Private Information

July 8 — Pension plan fiduciaries that fail to take reasonable steps to protect the private information of plan participants risk liability under federal benefits law, Professor Zelinksky said.