Feb 14, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright testified before the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space, & Technology on various topics surrounding blockchain technology. He discussed the capabilities of blockchain, including its use for smart contracts, and the potential for the technology to impact a range of industries, improve commercial activity, transform capital markets and democratize capital.


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Feb 8, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright spoke with The New York Law Journal about blockchain technology's path into law school classrooms, with Cardozo amoung numerous schools now offering training in the blockchain technology sector.

Wright said, “I think it may be the technology that brings all that learning that’s occurred over that 20 plus years to the mainstream. All those ideas for computational law, this is an application of that.”

Feb 6, 2018

Attorneys who intentionally misadvised clients or failed to advise disclosure that a token was a security to investors could be fined, according to an article on Bloomberg's Big Law Business and Professor Aaron Wright thinks these lawyers may be at risk of malpractice. “I can’t imagine this will end pretty for our sector. It could be pretty gruesome," he commented. 

Feb 5, 2018

February 5, 2018 - Professor Michel Rosenfeld was interviewed on Belgian National Radio on Monday, February 5 about the Nunez memo, its implications for the Mueller - Russia investigation, and what it may portend for President Trump. 

Feb 2, 2018

The memo asserts the FBI relied on a "so-called dossier commissioned by a Washington research firm working for the Democratic Party." But Professor Deborah Pearlstein says the the court would require more documentation than what the dossier provides.

Feb 1, 2018

Professor Aaron Wright was quoted in Crain's New York Business, The Washington Post, and also participated in the podcast series "Unprecedented" on law.com.

Jan 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 - Professor Ekow Yankah was live with The New York Times on Facebook to speak to the differences between the current response to the opioid epidemic that has affected white communities and the treatment of black communities affected by the crack epidemic in the 1980s. 

View the Facebook live video. 

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