Jun 29, 2018

The first Cardozo clinic won his appeal. The second Cardozo clinic convinced the jury in a two-week-long retrial that he was not guilty. Now that their client is finally out of prison, a third Cardozo clinic is fighting to adjust his immigration status in order to keep him in the country with his wife and family.


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Aug 8, 2018

The Nutmeg State was wrong to join this Compact, designed to ensure that the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote also wins in the Electoral College.

Aug 7, 2018

At the forefront of these efforts is the recently launched Cardozo Patent Diversity Project, which aims to “to build relationships with governments, agencies, local, state and national bar associations, premier technology organizations and entrepreneurial networks” in the hopes of building a “sustainable network of pro bono lawyers for patent work both now and in the future.”

Aug 3, 2018

The Detroit Free Press reports on the University of Michigan's over $100 million investment in a mega-donor's private equity funds.

Aug 2, 2018

August 1, 2018 - Dean Melanie Leslie is quoted in Yahoo Finance, in an article about the #MeToo movement and an increase in companies hiring corporate law firms to investigate misconduct claims. The article claims companies want the law firms due to their ability to remain impartial.

“If you’re really trying to get to the bottom of what went wrong, you want to hire people who have no axe to grind, no bias at all in the outcome, to take a good look at this and report back to the board,” Dean Leslie said. 

Jul 31, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright was quoted in the August issue of the ABA Journal magazine, in an article focusing on the benefits of crypto and blockchain lawyers joining together in legal working groups with the goal of sharing information, learning from one another, and crafting best practices.

Wright is the chairman of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance’s Legal Industry Working Group, and says there’s benefits to getting lawyers involved because they’re talking through cutting-edge legal issues at a very high level.

Jul 27, 2018

July 27, 2018 The Daily Beast - Reporter Stephanie Russell-Kraft asks whether the Equal Rights Amendment, which would Constitutionally prohibit gender discrimination, could be used for abortion rights in the case that the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade. Professor Julie Suk says this is possible.  

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