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.

Video: Cardozo's Immigration Justice Clinic Stops Deportation of Detainees Following President's Executive Order on Immigration

In the days after the Trump adminstrtion issued its excecutive order on immigration, Cardozo School of Law professors and students in the Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic won the release of five of the immigrants who had been detained and faced deportation at JFK International Airport. Professor Peter Markowitz, director of the Immigration Justice Clinic, speaks about Cardozo faculty and students' role. 

Good Morning America Interviews Professor Kate Shaw on President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration

When asked whether the executive order is unconstitutional, Professor Shaw said that "When applied to individuals who were in transit when this order was signed and who have valid visas or other papers that allow them to be here, it's very likely yes, and that's what the federal judges who have so far weighed in have said

Dean Melanie Leslie Addresses Incoming Students (video)

Dean Melanie Leslie spoke with Cardozo's incoming class of 2019 at orientation on Thursday, August 18, 2016. The students, who are part of the school's 40th class, learned about Cardozo's history of ambition, innovation, leadership and activism. "It's our 40th year, so I want to talk about the things that have made the law school great," said Dean Leslie. "The four values that characterize us and explain why we're different than other law schools."

Cardozo Day-One Welcome for the Class of 2019 (video)

Members of Cardozo's class of 2019 took time out from meeting faculty and their fellow students to talk a bit about why they chose the law school. 

Professor Alex Reinert Testifies on Speak FREE Act Before U.S. House of Representatives

Professor Reinert testified in opposition to the bill, noting that the legislation is too broad and that it violates numerous constitutional principles.

Cardozo Law Benchmarks: When the Supreme Court Has Only Eight Members

With the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, Cardozo professors Michael Herz, Kate Shaw, and David Rudenstine discuss how having an even number of justices impacts the United States Supreme Court.