CARDOZO LAW NAMES MELANIE LESLIE NEW DEAN

CARDOZO LAW NAMES MELANIE LESLIE NEW DEAN
First Woman Dean of Cardozo Law, First Cardozo Graduate Appointed

 

Carissa Vogel to Join Cardozo Law as Associate Dean for Library Services

Dean Matthew Diller has announced that Carissa Vogel will become Associate Dean for Library Services; Professor of Legal Research; and Director, Law Library, taking over for Dean Lynn Wishart who is retiring after 32 years of service to Cardozo Law.

Cardozo School of Law Announces Hon. Denny Chin, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, as 2015 Commencement Speaker

Judge Chin has presided over many high profile cases, including cases involving Megan's Law, the Million Youth March, Al Franken's use of the phrase “Fair and Balanced” in the title of a book, the Naked Cowboy, the Google Books Project, and the United Nations Oil for Food Program.

Leslie Salzman to Become Clinical Education Director at Cardozo Law; Toby Golick to Retire After 30 Years of Overseeing Cardozo Clinics

Dean Matthew Diller has announced the appointment of Leslie Salzman as Director of Clinical Education at Cardozo effective July 1, succeeding Toby Golick, who is retiring after serving a remarkable 30-years overseeing the growth of clinical education at Cardozo Law.

Professor Sheri Rosenberg to Receive Outstanding Educator Award at the Spirit of Anne Frank Awards Gala

This award recognizes the outstanding leadership and dedication of educations who inspire their students, and who teach about the dangers of intolerance and prejudice and urge those around them into action.

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.

Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution to Honor Judge Daniel Weinstein with the International Advocate for Peace Award

February 26, 2015 – New York, NY – Judge Weinstein was chosen for this honor for founding and supporting the Weinstein JAMS International Fellowship Program. The program, which began in 2008, has shepherded 61 fellows from 50 countries to study mediation and dispute resolution processes in the United States under the guidance of experienced JAMS panelists.

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.

Cardozo’s Israeli Supreme Court Project Launches Versa, a Legal Website Providing English Translations of Decisions of The Israeli Supreme Court

Cardozo School of Law’s Israeli Supreme Court Project Launches Versa, 
a Legal Website Providing English Translations of Decisions of The Israeli Supreme Court

A Valuable Resource for Lawyers, Judges, Legal Scholars and the Public at Large

 

Cardozo Civil Rights Clinic Files Lawsuit on Behalf of Transgender Woman Raped in New York Prison

January 5, 2015 - Today the Civil Rights Clinic at Cardozo Law School and the LGBT Rights Clinic at Cornell Law School filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in the Southern District of New York on behalf of LeslieAnn Manning, a transgender woman who was brutally raped while incarcerated in a New York State men’s prison.