Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Professor Dan Ravicher's Challenge to Gene Patents

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a major case that invalidates patents on two genes associated with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. The case was brought by Professor Dan Ravicher of Cardozo School of Law, along with the ACLU.

#MeToo and the Legal Profession Examines Law, Effects and Advocacy

#MeToo and the Legal Profession, co-sponsored by Cardozo’s Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law and Cardozo Women, brought the issues surrounding sexual harassment in the workplace, which have exploded in the media over the past year, to a more detailed legal analysis Tuesday, November 13 to a packed audience in the Jacob Burns Moot Court Room.

Cardozo Hosts Special Screening of Acclaimed Documentary "The Silence of Others"

The film, directed by Emmy-winning filmmakers Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar, is shot over six years and follows the fight for both recognition and justice for serious crimes committed during General Francisco Franco’s almost four decades of rule in Spain.

Washington Post Explores Landmark 1898 SCOTUS Citizenship Case; Cardozo Law Review Cited

The 1898 case of U.S. vs. Wong Kim Ark held that the Fourteenth Amendment affirms citizenship by children born on American soil. The Washington Post explores this case in light of President Trump's vow to sign an executive order to try to end the right of U.S. citizenship for children born in the U.S. to noncitizens. 

Cardozo is Named to Billboard's List of Top Music Law Schools for 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.

Blockchain Project Releases Second Research Report: Smart Contracts and Legal Enforceability

Cardozo’s Blockchain Project, directed by Professor Aaron Wright, has released a second report focusing on the legal enforceability of blockchain technology, which continues to transform the world.

Cardozo's Business Law Program Receives "A+" in preLaw Magazine

Cardozo School of Law's business law program received an "A+" in preLaw magazine, and is one of eight programs in the nation to receive the top grade. The magazine took into account Cardozo's business law clinics, externships, journals, student groups, and whether the school has a concentration or center. 

Read more about Cardozo's business law program ranking. 

Cardozo's Family Law Program Receives "A" Grade in preLaw Magazine

Cardozo School of Law's family law program received an "A" grade in preLaw magazine. The magazine took into account the breadth of curricular offerings in family law, including clinics, externships, journals, student groups, and a concentration or certificate. 

Read more about Cardozo's family law program ranking. 

Cardozo Law Receives "A" Grade for Criminal Law Program

September 27, 2018 preLaw Magazine - Cardozo School of Law received an "A" grade for its criminal law program in the most recent issue of preLaw Magazine. The magazine highlighted the Innocence Project, which was founded at the school, as well as the Prosecutor Practicum. 

Read about Cardozo's criminal law program ranking in preLaw Magazine.