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Dean's Letter
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God v. The Gavel
Interview: Rob Schwartz '92
Adieu J.D.: A Tribute to Jacques Derrida
Clerking at the ICTY
Cardozo Alumni Working in the International Arena
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Attorney General Eliot Spitzer Gives Keynote Address at Cardozo’s 27th Commencement
Class of 1980 Celebrates 25th Anniversary
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Cardozo on the Road
Four Reunion Classes Celebrate Their Cardozo Experience
US Supreme Court Admissions
Board News
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DINNER COMMEMORATES 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF NUREMBERG TRIALS

At Cardozo’s historic three-day conference on the Nuremberg war crimes trials, special guests, participants, and students attended a celebratory dinner marking the founding of Cardozo’s Program in Holocaust and Human Rights Studies. The conference, organized and presented by the Program, and the dinner were made possible by the generous support of The David Berg Foundation. (From left) Cardozo Board Chair Kathryn O. Greenberg, The David Berg Foundation President Michele Tocci and Director William Zabel, Dean Rudenstine, lead Nuremberg prosecutor and dinner keynote speaker Whitney Harris, conference coorganizers and director and deputy director, respectively, of the Program in Holocaust and Human Rights Studies—Professors Richard Weisberg and Sheri Rosenberg ’94.



Jacob Burns Portrait Dedication



The Cardozo board, faculty members, and students of the Moot Court Honor Society gathered in the Jacob Burns Moot Court Room for the dedication of former Board Chairman Jacob Burns’s self-portrait. (From left) Dean Rudenstine, Board Chair Kathryn O. Greenberg ’82, and Board Treasurer Barry Shenkman, grandson of Jacob Burns, who spoke about his grandfather’s past leadership and enduring vision for the Law School.


Contracts and Bagels



The Annual Parents Brunch —which brings students and their parents together on campus for mock classes, tours, and a chance to meet informally with Dean Rudenstine, faculty, and members of the administration — is always one of the Law School’s most popular events. An overflow crowd included Jenny Neslin ’07 and her father, Scott.


Two Join Board

Richard L. Perkal ’81, senior managing director at Bear Sterns, and Boaz Weinstein, head of global credit trading for the US and Europe at Deutsche Bank, were elected to the Cardozo Board of Directors at its June meeting. With Mr. Perkal, there are now 13 members of the Board who are graduates of the Law School. Mr. Perkal was an editor of the Cardozo Law Review and prior to Bear Sterns was a partner from 1988 in the Washington, DC corporate practice of Kirkland & Ellis and served on the firm’s finance and operations committees.

At Deutsche Bank, Mr. Weinstein is responsible for managing traders who cover the credit spectrum of products, client businesses, and proprietary strategies. He teaches finance at NYU’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies and holds the title of Life Master in chess. Mr. Weinstein holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the University of Michigan.