Cardozo Law’s Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic Assists Win in European Court of Human Rights Nondiscrimination Case

The Cardozo Law Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic joined Minority Rights Group and Human Rights Watch in an amicus curiae brief in support of Pilav’s claims.

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.

Cardozo School of Law Announces New Dean of Career Services, Neil Sirota

Dean Melanie Leslie has announced that Neil Sirota will become Cardozo’s associate dean of career services this June.

Benjamin Ferencz Awarded Cardozo's International Advocate for Peace Award

He brought Nazi war criminals to trial, negotiated reparations for concentration camp victims, and went on to be one of the founders of the International Criminal Court. On April 11, 2016, Cardozo students awarding the International Advocate for Peace Award had the privilege of hearing Benjamin Ferencz describe his work in detail.

Public Service Stipend: Meet Our Scholars

The Public Service Stipend raises money for students so that they can pursue otherwise uncompensated internships in the public sector. It is supported in part by the Annual Public Service Auction. In this video, some of the recipients of the stipend talk about their experiences.

The Public Service Auction will take place on April 13 at 6 p.m.! Buy tickets, bid online, and learn more about the auction here. 

Cardozo School of Law Announces the Opening of a New Residence Hall in Fall 2016

Students can apply for furnished studio units with individual bathrooms and shared kitchens or two- and three-bedroom units equipped with kitchens and bathrooms.

Moot Court Honor Society Wins First Place at 2016 Seigenthaler-Sutherland Cup National First Amendment Moot Court Competition

Twenty-four teams participated in the competition, which was held on March 18 and 19 at the Newseum Institute and Columbus School of Law, Catholic University in Washington, D.C.

Cardozo Journal of International and Comparative Law Symposium Highlighted in China Daily

When considering international expansion, a company should take moves to protect its brand, name and trade secrets before embarking overseas, according to participants in a seminar at the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in New York.

Cardozo Law 3L Elise Bernlohr Publishes Op-Ed on Eviction Law in Crain's New York

Crain's New York - The most troubling piece of this law is its temporary-closing-order provision. Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says he will reevaluate the use of this practice, which lets the city ask a judge to close a premises without notice to the affected parties.

Cardozo Law Students Win Case on Behalf of Prisoner Seeking Appropriate Medical Treatment

Civil Rights Clinic students prevailed on March 4, 2016 in their argument before the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on behalf of their client, a prisoner whose civil rights action seeks appropriate medical treatment.