59e Cardozo LIFE 1000 Spring Flowers - photo by JERRY VALENTESPRING 1999

English Judge in Wig
Coif Comes to Cardozo
After a two-year application process, Cardozo has become the youngest law school to hold a charter from the Order of the Coif, the prestigious law school honorary society. Dean Herz discusses what it means to Cardozo and its graduates.
By Michael Herz, Senior Associate Dean and Professor of Law

Wigs, Coifs, and Other Idiosyncrasies of English Judicial Attire
Professor Yablon's article is an irreverent and sometimes hilarious look at the history of judicial attire, including wigs and coifs.
By Charles M. Yablon, Professor of Law
Howard Squadron
New Media, Globalization, and Freedom of Speech are Focus of Squadron Program
Ten years ago, the synergy between entertainment lawyer Howard Squadron and then-dean Monroe Price resulted in the founding of the Howard M. Squadron Program in Law, Media and Society. On the occasion of this anniversary, Cardozo Life looks at the program, which is tackling new initiatives in three countries, has expanded its reach in the telecommunications field, and claims graduates working at the highest levels.
By Jeff Storey, Class of '01

An Interview with President Norman Lamm
Calling himself Cardozo's fraternal twin, Dr. Lamm, who has been president of Yeshiva University since the Law School's founding, spoke with Cardozo Life editor Susan Davis about the Law School's history and future, and the foundation and vision originally laid down for it by the University.

Cardozo Students in Discussion
Around Campus
Justice Breyer Visits - Kaufman Speaks on Justice Cardozo - Students Bring Activists to Campus - Conference Looks at Religious Liberty Legislation - Students Beat the IRS - Visitors to Cardozo - Goodrich & Engler Named to Faculty - Moot Court Team Wins - Gattica, Bertrand Russell, & DNA Databanks - SBA Auction Raises $20,000+ - Safir & Serial Rape - New Online Journal

Faculty Briefs
An Odyssey of Interdisciplinary Connections - Dean Leads APA Project - Harvard Law Review Features Cardozo Profs - Bleich Writes New Books - Oprah Selects Schlink and His Novel - News Briefs

Alumni News & Notes
Cardozo Connection - Schulman Wins Alumni Achievement Award - Greenbergs Host Alumni Parties - Cherrick Takes New Position - BALLSA Reunion - Order of the Coif Ceremony - ClassActions
From the Dean
Class Actions