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.

Professor Paris Baldacci: 'Mexico Leasing' Follows Precedent

New York Law Journal - A letter by Matthew Bretton on Oct. 10 stating that Mexico Leasing, LLC v. Jones, 2014 NY Slip Op 51456(U) (App. Term 2nd Dep't. Sept. 29, 2014), is inconsistent with controlling authority (Third Lenox Terrace Associates v. Edwards, 91 A.D.3d 532, 937 N.Y.S.2d 41 (2012) and Jols Realty Corp. v. Nunez, 43 Misc.3d 129(a), 990 N.Y.S.2d 437 (App.Term 2nd Dep't. March 21, 2014)) and, thus, contributes to a perception of uncertainty about regulation is wrong on both counts.

Watch Event: U.S. vs. E.U. Surveillance Law and Government Access to Consumer Data

A panel discussion that took place at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law on October 7, 2014 on comparative surveillance law.

Tech Talks Kick off With U.S./ E.U. Surveillance Law Battle

Tech Talks Kick Off with the Surveillance Law Battle Between the U.S. and Europe.

By Janice Weber

Professor Susan Crawford: Nobel-Winning Message for the FCC

Bloomberg View - Jean Tirole's Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences is being celebrated on both sides of the Atlantic by academics and economists.

Law Technology News: Cardozo Law Offers New Technology Programs

Reed Smith's Patrick Burke serves as executive director of the new Cardozo Data Law Initiative.

Monica Bay, Law Technology News

Aaron Wright, Director of Tech Startup Clinic, Goes In-Depth on Bitcoin on This Week in Law Podcast

This Week in Law - This week Denise Howell talks to a panel of experts on Cryptocurrency and how Bitcoin technology help can possibly help save journalism, the arts, and Ebola?

Carl Icahn and Martin Lipton Square Off: Professor Ellen Yaroshefksy on the Malpractice Case

Crain's New York - "It's a very steep climb," said Ellen Yaroshefsky, a professor at the Cardozo School of Law.

Professor Susan Crawford: Pulling the Plug on Comcast's Merger

Lexington Herald-Leader - Three years ago, cable titan John Malone — chairman of Liberty Global, the largest cable company in the world — said that when it comes to high-capacity data connections in the United States, "cable's pretty much a monopoly now."