A lot has happened from Cardozo Law's founding in 1976 to the first day of classes in 2016. The school kicks-off a year-long celebration to highlight the enormous achievements made by our faculty, alumni and students over 40 years.
Professor Michel Rosenfeld's book Democracies sous stress: les defis du terrorisme global (Democracies Under stress: The Challenges Posed By Global Terrorism) was published on October 5, 2016 by Presses Universitaires de France (PUF).
According to the article in the SF Chronicle, Professor Reinert called the Speak Free Act unconstitutional in testimony before the House, and said that it "could 'impose significant barriers to important civil rights and public interest litigation,' and intrudes into states' rights.
Crime and Justice News - “No family can have a loved one locked up and deported, simply because they can’t afford counsel,” says Peter Markowitz, director of the Immigration Justice Clinic at Cardozo School of Law. “That’s not justice, and we don’t do that in New York.”
Vice Dean Myriam Gilles' article The Day Doctrine Died: Private Arbitration and the End of Law was identified as one of the best works of recent scholarship relating to courts law in Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots).
American Banker - Many businesses involved in bitcoin or other virtual currencies are "just a conduit," said Aaron J. Wright, a professor at the Cardozo Law School who penned a Medium post last year on the topic. "They just pass it along."
Valley News - Ekow Yankah, a professor at Cardozo School of Law in New York, pointed out that crack has long been viewed as “the black drug” that infects only minority communities. Except for making a lot arrests and putting people behind bars for long stretches, “we did nothing about it,” he said.