Format: 2016-06
May 4, 2016

Law360 - A recent paper examining amicus invitations from the U.S. Supreme Court found that a majority of invitations were issued to former law clerks and that women and minorities have largely been excluded, revealing a court that has become “increasingly insular and cloistered.”

May 3, 2016

The Jewish Week - “They are most interested in keeping the civil lawsuits from happening because that is where all of the secrets and cover-ups come out,” said Marci Hamilton, a professor at Yeshiva University’s Cardozo School of Law and an organizer of SOL Reform. It “is about image and power.”

Apr 27, 2016

The Wall Street Journal - Roughly two dozen brands and other IACC members have privately expressed support in emails and phone calls for Michael Kors’s position but are reluctant to be named because they are working with Alibaba on removing counterfeits, according to Barbara Kolsun, a former IACC chair and a professor at the Cardozo School of Law in New York.

Apr 26, 2016

April 18, 2016 - Students and faculty joined Linda Hirshman, author of the best-selling book Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, for a fun and informative coversation about these two monumental justices. Ms. Hirshman was joined by Professors Kate Shaw and Julie Suk. The talk, which was followed by a book signing, was presented by the Floersheimer Center for Constitutional Democracy at Cardozo School of Law. 

From Harper Collins

Apr 22, 2016

Professor Ekow Yankah has been nominated and voted on the board of the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights Under the Law, one of the country's oldest and most important civil rights organizations.

Apr 21, 2016

ABC News - This case involves the administration’s 2014 announcement that it intends to grant “deferred action” — essentially, temporary relief from the threat of deportation — to millions of people living in the United States without legal status.

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