Dean Diller Receives AALS Rhode Award for Achievement in Public Service

Recognizing Dean Matthew Diller’s leadership in legal education and public service, the AALS Section on Pro Bono and Public Service Opportunities awarded him with the 2014 Deborah L. Rhode Award. Dean Diller has a decades-long record of distinguished work in public service, which includes legal representation, scholarly research, public advocacy, and innovative leadership in legal education.

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Professor Dan Ravicher's Challenge to Gene Patents

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a major case that invalidates patents on two genes associated with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. The case was brought by Professor Dan Ravicher of Cardozo School of Law, along with the ACLU.

Cardozo Law: International LLM Program

Cardozo Law's LLM program has students from more than 25 different countries. It provides the freedom to design your own schedule, and offers specializations in Intellectual Property, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Comparative Legal Thinking. The General Studies LLM allows students to focus on ADR; Corporate, Comercial, and Securities Law; IP Law; and International and Comparative Law. For more information, visit

Waleed Diab, Google's Senior Counsel for Music and Cardozo Grad, Speaks to Students

New York City, October 28th 2015: Waleed Diab, Cardozo class of 2004, now Senior Counsel for Music across Google products and services including YouTube and Google Play, spoke at the Dean's Speaker Series to 75 Cardozo students recently. Diab, a board member of the FAME Center for fashion, arts, music and entertainment law at Cardozo Law, discussed his career which also included six years at Viacom, Inc. in the Business and Legal Affairs Department, where he worked up from a junior position to become Senior Counsel for Music Strategy and Relations at MTV Networks. 

Cardozo Law Expands The FAME Center for Fashion, Art, Media & Entertainment Law

New Classes, Industry leaders Join Board, Expanded Connections to New York Businesses


New York, October 15, 2015: Cardozo School of Law has announced the expansion of its FAME Center for the study of fashion, art, media and entertainment law, adding new courses, public speaking events and a powerful board of advisors to shape a unique curriculum for lawyers entering into these industries.

Professor Peter Tillers, Longtime Faculty Member and Scholar in Evidence, Passed Away at 72

Renowned legal scholar Peter Tillers, Cardozo faculty member of 27 yea

Cardozo Law: Celebrating 30 Years of Mediation

For 30 years, Cardozo Law and the Kukin Center for Conflict Resolution have been leaders in Mediation. 

2015 Louis D. Brandeis Award and Order of the Coif

Congratulations to Kayla M. Robinson, the recipient of the 2015 Louis D. Brandeis Award for the highest GPA, and the members of the class of 2015 Order of the Coif.

Michel Rosenfeld Named University Professor of Law and Comparative Democracy

Cardozo Law Professor Michel Rosenfeld has been appointed a University Professor at Yeshiva University, becoming one of a prestigious few to be granted this honor for achieving outstanding goals in teaching, publications and research.