Professor Yankah To Deliver Keynote on Criminal Law and the Opioid Epidemic

Professor Ekow Yankah will deliver the keynote speech at the 2018 Westheimer Peace Symposium at Wilmington College. His speech is titled "Addiction, Race and Social Bonds: A History of Law Enforcement in America."

Cardozo Hosts CrimFest! 2018

July 18, 2018 - 86 criminal law scholars from around the country visited Cardozo July 16 and 17 for Crimfest! 2018, an annual gathering of criminal law and procedure scholars. Professor Jessica Roth, who helped organize the event, said it has “become a centerpiece of the criminal law scholarly community.”

The event included 23 panels over the course of two days. Cardozo faculty members Jessica Roth, Kyron Huigens, Kendea Johnson and Ekow Yankah, served as panel presenters and moderators for some of the workshops.

Professor Rosenfeld Chairs World Congress of the International Association of Constitutional Law

Professor Michel Rosenfeld was an important participant at the 10th World Congress of the International Association of Constitutional Law (IACL), of which he is President Emeritus and was President from 1999 to 2004.

Professor Nash to Moderate Panel at "A Decade of Advancing Immigrant Representation" Conference

The conference will "focus on the Study Group on Immigrant Representation's work to create innovative solutions to the immigrant representation crisis since its launch by Chief Judge Robert A. Katzmann of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit a decade ago, and commemorate the Study Group's tenth anniversary."

Professor Rosenfeld Participates in Panel on "Regulating Hate Speech on Facebook"

On April 25, 2018, Professor Michel Rosenfeld was a panelist at a conference on “Regulating Hate Speech on Facebook” that took place at Columbia University and was organized by the Columbia Undergraduate Law Review.

Professor Gabor Rona Speaks at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Professor Gabor Rona spoke at the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, which was held from April 16-27, about the use of private security contractors in extractive industries operating on indigenous community lands.

Professor Wu to Speak About Data Privacy at University of Lisbon

Professor Felix Wu will speak at a conference at the University of Lisbon in Portugal on April 27, 2018 titled "Data Protection in the EU and in the USA." His talk will be on "Narrowing the Gap Between European and American Approaches to Privacy."

Professor Reinert Presents "Civil Rights & Employment Law After Iqbal"

Professor Alexander Reinert, along with Hon. Judith E. Levy, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, presented "The Art of the Pleading: Civil Rights & Employment Law After Iqbal" at the Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse in Detroit, Michigan on March 23.