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.

Bob Bauer Discusses Kate Shaw’s Recent Article on Campaign Finance Disclosure

The FEC, the Big Issues, and Getting Right a Few Basics–Like Disclosure
By Bob Bauer via More Soft Money Hard Law
May 21, 2015

Professor Charles Yablon in the Beijing Review: The Cost of Doing Business

Beijing Review - "It's important to remember here we are dealing with a country with a long and complex culture--one, which has many unique institutions and methods of operations. I'm speaking, of course, of the United States of America," Yablon said

Cardozo's Indie Film Clinic Featured in The National Law Journal: Students Earn Credits - Movie Credits, That Is

The National Law Journal - Students form production companies, write contracts, draft legal opinion letters and more under the supervision of Morrison and adjunct professor Thomas Crowell.

The New York Times Reports on Professor Alex Reinert's Study of Ashcroft v. Iqbal: Supreme Court Ruling Altered Civil Suits, to Detriment of Individuals

New York Times - The new study was prepared by Alexander A. Reinert, a professor at Cardozo Law School at Yeshiva University in New York. He represented the losing side in the Iqbal case, which may explain his dark fascination with its aftermath.

Melanie Leslie Named Cardozo Law Dean: A Summary of News Stories

National Law Journal: New Cardozo, Suffolk Law Deans Plan Smaller Classes

Leslie said in an interview that she wants the school to continue to harness New York’s growing reputation as a hub for technology and innovation.

CARDOZO LAW NAMES MELANIE LESLIE NEW DEAN

CARDOZO LAW NAMES MELANIE LESLIE NEW DEAN
First Woman Dean of Cardozo Law, First Cardozo Graduate Appointed

 

Carissa Vogel to Join Cardozo Law as Associate Dean for Library Services

Dean Matthew Diller has announced that Carissa Vogel will become Associate Dean for Library Services; Professor of Legal Research; and Director, Law Library, taking over for Dean Lynn Wishart who is retiring after 32 years of service to Cardozo Law.

Rabbi J. David Bleich in The Jewish Week: Jewish Bioethicists Weigh In On Johnson & Johnson Panel

Jewish Week - Though a company does take risks by releasing a drug before it has completed clinical trials, in Jewish law it would be a difficult case to make to withhold treatments once they are in the final experimental stage, said Rabbi J. David Bleich, professor of Jewish Law and Ethics at Cardozo Law School.