Oct 22, 2018

The FAME Center for Fashion, Arts, Media and Entertainment law is proud to congratulate four Cardozo alumni on being named to Billboard Magazine's top music lawyers list for 2018.


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Dec 12, 2018

Professor Edward Zelinsky's article on Law360, focuses on the case of James Dawson and Elaine Dawson v. Dale W. Steager, West Virginia State Tax Commissioner. In Dawson, West Virginia’s Supreme Court upheld West Virginia’s statute that taxes the pensions paid to federal law enforcement retirees living in the Mountain State while simultaneously exempting from state income taxation the pensions received by certain state law enforcement retirees.

Dec 12, 2018
Dec 10, 2018

Professor Jessica Roth, co-director of the Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law, appeared on PBS' NewsHour on December 7, weighing in on the differences between how Mueller and the Southern District of New York characterize Michael Cohen.

Dec 7, 2018

Lyor Cohen's appearance at Cardozo on December 5, an event organized by the FAME Center, was the focus of an article in Rolling Stone. Cohen, the Global Head of Music at YouTube and Google, was interviewed by Cardozo alumnus Waleed Diab '04, Director of North America Record Label Business Development for YouTube and Google.

Cohen's remarks focused on the future of music, including the rise of streaming services in the music industry as well as "democraticizing" music.

Dec 7, 2018

Professor Myriam Gilles is quoted in Yahoo Finance regarding the Marriott data breach, which involved unauthorized access to Starwood guest information going back to 2014. The information that hackers gathered included customers' names, mailing addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, passport numbers, Starwood Preferred Guest account information, dates of birth, gender, and reservation dates. Some customers had their credit card information hacked as well.

For anyone whose information was hacked, they may find themselves automatically included in a class-action suit.

Dec 4, 2018
Stan O'Loughlin '07, Assistant Attorney General in the Litigation Bureau at the New York Attorney General's Office, received the 2018 Lefkowitz Award, which is is presented “in recognition of outstanding performance on behalf of the Office of the Attorney General and the People of the State of New York.” The award is named for Louis Lefkowitz, who served as New York's Attorney General from 1957 to 1979.  

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