Aug 16, 2019

Integrity, generosity, grit and joy were the guiding themes of Dean Melanie Leslie’s welcome to the Class of 2022 for their first day of orientation.

Dean of Admissions David Martinidez kicked off the day in the newly renovated Jacob Burns Moot Court Room, highlighting the accomplishments and diversity of the 313 students in the incoming Fall and May-entering J.D. class.


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Oct 16, 2019
Professor Waldman is leading the 2019-2020 Mediation Clinic, where she looks forward to helping students hone their communication skills and reflect on how the mediator's tool-kit can be deployed, both in the third party neutral stance , as well as in an advocacy role. Attorneys must be skilled in locating their clients' underlying interests, reframing inflammatory remarks, listening capably for forward movement, and responding to strong emotion with care and empathy.
Oct 16, 2019
Oct 11, 2019

On Monday, October 7th, the students in the Bet Tzedek Civil Litigation Clinic held an Advanced Directives Pop-Up Clinic for constituents from New York State Assemblyman Al Taylor’s Northern Manhattan district.  The Pop-Up Clinic was held in the senior center at Dr.

Oct 11, 2019
Cardozo 3L student Ariel Cox‘s paper, written for the ADR Writing Seminar, Serve & Protect, Honor & Respect: Restoring the Victims and Rebuilding Police and Community Ties After Racially Charged Civilian-Police Incidents, won an Honorable Mention (2nd place) in the Boskey ADR Writing Competition sponsored by the ABA’s Section on Dispute Resolution.
Rachel Schwartzman, currenlty a 3L, and Ahdieh Aalipour Herisis, LL.M. '19, are winners of the 2019 NYSBA-ACCTM National ADR Law Student Writing Competition.
 
Oct 10, 2019
Professor Jessica Roth was a guest on WNYC's The Docket to talk about impeachment and Rudy Giulian's role in President Trump's dealings with the Ukraine: "It's possible that Giuliani could be considered a principal in a campaign finance violation because the campaign finance laws make it a crime to solicit or accept anything of value from a foreign entity," Roth said.
 
Listen to the WNYC clip here.
Oct 10, 2019

Professor Kate Shaw appeared on Good Morning America September 30 to talk about the possible impeachment of President Trump, saying, "The whistleblower complaint this week is the beginning of a process. And the Democrats on the Hill are going to want access to information and to testimony...they're going to be pretty focused on what they ask for. And I think we're all going to be watching closely to see what the White House does."

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