Apr 01, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and high court judges from the U.K., Germany and the European Court of Human Rights kicked off a two-day conference on comparative constitutional approaches to civil liberties at Cardozo on March 31.Dean Melanie Leslie welcomed the International Association of Constitutional Law (IACL) in opening remarks on a day dedicated to the memory of the late Norman Dorsen, an innovator in the field of comparative constitutions.


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Sep 5, 2018

September 5, 2018 - Professor Myriam Gilles was named number 5 on the list of the 10 most cited civil procedure faculty in the nation, according to Leiter Reports.

Professor Gilles specializes in class actions and aggregate litigation, and has written extensively on class action waivers in arbitration clauses. She also writes on structural reform litigation and tort law and has testified before Congress on consumer protections.

May 11, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright's book Blockchain and the Law, co-authored with Primavera de Filippi, was reviewed in Fortune magazine.

May 4, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright, founder and director of Cardozo’s Tech Startup Clinic, has co-authored Blockchain and the Law, which is a bestseller on Amazon’s science and technology and network storage and retrieval administration book lists.

The book explores the development and goals of blockchain since its inception in 2009, and its myriad of uses which include expedited payment systems and smart contracts. Wright and co-author Primavera de Filippi also explore ideas for new governance and regulations being put into place to effectively protect the technology and its users.

Feb 25, 2018

Co-Directors of Cardozo's Israeli Supreme Court Project comment below on the news of former Cardozo Professor Alex Stein's appointment to the Israeli Supreme Court.

Nov 20, 2017

Professor Kate Shaw spoke about the role of presidential speech and how it impacts executive intent and the judicial process, in an interview with TalksOnLaw.

“The courts don't know quite what to do with Donald Trump,” she said. "What should the president's words mean? This is a really difficult legal question."

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.

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