Jan 25, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright spoke to Legaltech News about the development of blockchain technology, its impact on the legal industry and what he sees for the future.


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Nov 27, 2017

Professor Aaron Wright was quoted in an article on coindesk.com which detailed the discussion during “Structuring Legally Compliant Token Sales.” The panel event was organized by The Samuel and Ronnie Heyman Center and the Cardozo Tech Talk series.

Wright claims the courts will not separate the coin from the SAFT (Simple Agreement for Future Tokens). He said they will look at the whole process.

In a conversation with CoinDesk afterwards, he said, “That's the law.”

Nov 17, 2017

November 17, 2017 - Cardozo School of Law's business law program received an "A" grade in PreLaw Magazine, citing the school's concentrations in business law and in corporate compliance and risk control, the Samuel & Ronnie Heyman Center on Corporate Governance, the school's business-focused clinics such as the Securities Arbitration Clinic, and its student groups. 

Nov 17, 2017

PreLaw Magazine gave Cardozo School of Law's tax law program an "A" grade, making it one out of three schools nationally to receive this top ranking. The magazine cited the school's tax law concentration, wealth of specialized courses, and faculty.

Nov 10, 2017

 Professor Edward Zelinsky’s new book “Taxing the Church” focuses on taxes and their impact on religious institutions. Professor Miranda Perry Fleischer of the University of San Diego, Professor Brian Galle of Georgetown University and Professor Daniel Hemel of the University of Chicago visited Cardozo and participated in a panel discussion about the book, moderated by Cardozo Professor Laura Cunningham.

Oct 31, 2017

The text of the Talmud, a central text of Rabbinic Judaism, is the focus of an international translation project which began as the idea of University of Rome law professor Clelia Piperno. One volume is currently available to read in Italian. The translation of the remaining text will continue over the next eight years.

Piperno approached the Italian education ministry with the idea for the project in 2010.

Oct 23, 2017

Cardozo’s Kukin Program for Conflict Resolution sent a team to the Carey Center/FINRA Securities Dispute Resolution Triathlon and won first place at the competition, which took place at St. John’s University in Queens during the weekend of October 13.

Professor David Weisenfeld and 3L students Michael DiTrapani, Natalie Freeman, David Cherman and Josh Saccurato all served as coaches for the team, and the students who competed were 2L students Nicholas Anselmi, Derrick Ng and Alexander Sable.

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