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 Ekow Yankah Appears on MSNBC to Comment on Law and Policing

MSNBC - Ekow Yankah of The Cardozo School of Law and The Washington Post's Radley Balko talk about the march and rally attended by thousands of people Saturday in DC to protest police violence.

Adjunct Professor Michael Wildes Debates NYPD Retraining Program on Fox & Friends

Adjunct Professor Michael Wildes Debates NYPD Retraining Program on Fox & Friends

Adjunct Professor Michael Wildes is a former NYPD Auxiliary police officer and mayor of Englewood. Here he debates a former FBI agent on Mayor Bill DeBlasio's request to retrain police officers in the wake of the tragic death of Eric Garner. Wildes is the Managing Partner of the Immigration Law Offices of Wildes & Weinberg, PC.

Professor Lester Brickman in the NY Daily News: N.Y., Trial Lawyers’ Playground

New York Daily News - “Over the last half-dozen years, what has gone on in New York courts . . . strikes me as a national scandal,” said Professor Lester Brickman of Yeshiva University’s Cardozo Law School.

Professor Richard Bierschbach in the Wall Street Journal: Madoff Aide Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Wall Street Journal - “If you look at the amount of the fraud, the sentences are wildly disproportionate to the amount of harm caused, disproportionately low,” said Richard Bierschbach, a professor at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.

Justice Index at Cardozo Law in the News: Justice for All? Illinois' Poor, Disadvantaged Struggle to Find Legal Help

The Southern Illinoisian - The index, released in February but tweaked in November after feedback, is based on how states serve people with disabilities and limited English proficiency, how much free legal help is available and how states help increasing numbers of people representing themselves in court, among other issues, said David Udell, the center’s executive director.

Professor Barry Scheck: California is Overdue in Adopting Rule on Exculpatory Evidence

Los Angeles Times - More than half a century ago, the Supreme Court established a rule that requires prosecutors to turn over to defense attorneys any evidence pointing to a defendant's innocence.

Professor Ekow Yankah: Eric Garner's Value

Huffington Post - This is how we know Black lives do not matter to the law. Or at least not nearly enough.

Cardozo Law Tech Talk Looks Closer at Bitcoin Regulation

Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of financial services for the New York State Department of Financial Services, speaks on the process his department is undertaking in figuring out how to regulate virtual currencies. 

Cardozo Law Tech Talk Looks Closer at Bitcoin Regulation

By Janice Weber

October 14, 2014

Professor David Rudenstine on CBS News on Columbia Law School Decision to Delay Exams

CBS - “If you can get out of bed then you’re supposed to go on and do what you have to do in the law school,” David Rudenstine said, a professor at Cardozo School of Law.