Adjunct Professor Justin Braun, Senior Appellate Attorney for the Bronx County District Attorney's Office received the award for Prosecutor of the Year, Appellate Advocacy, by the District Attorneys Association of the State of New York and the New York Prosecutors Training Institute. He was presented with the award July 13, 2019, in Cooperstown, New York.
Professor Ekow Yankah discussed his views on whether NCAA athletes should be paid on WFAE's "Charlotte Talks." He said: "I think the system is broken and what's the best way to fix it? If we want to fix the system we don't do it by collapsing the things that are valuable about college education...we should find ways to make sure that the degrees these students get are worthwhile."
Professor Jessica Roth spoke on MSNBC about the impeachment process, saying, ""if [Giuliani] is pursuing the President's personal interests then he is not pursuing the country's interests and that's where the President is in trouble. The impeachment inquiry is going to be about whether he abused his power by pursuing his narrow, personal interests rather than the interests of the United States of America."
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."
The American Civil Liberties Union, along with co-counsel Professor Alex Reinert and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, filed a lawsuit in Arizona federal court on October 3 seeking damages on behalf of thousands of traumatized children and parents who were forcibly torn from each other under the Trump administration’s illegal practice of separating families at the border. The case, A.I.I.L. v. Sessions, alleges violations of the Fourth and Fifth amendments against the defendants.
Professor Chris Buccafusco was quoted in Yahoo Finance, in an article focusing on Nike's patent infringement lawsuit against Skechers.
Professor Michelle Adams' review, titled "The Integration Success Stories," analyzes Rucker C. Johnson's new book "Children of the Dream: Why School Integration Works."
"If we already had data as long ago as the 1960s to support the benefits of integration, what does Johnson add that’s new?" Adams writes.