Jun 16, 2016

Dean Melanie Leslie’s paper in issue 31 of the Wisconsin Law Review (2000), “The Costs of Confidentiality and the Purpose of Privilege,” was cited by the New York Court of Appeals in its June 9, 2016 decision concerning Ambac Assur. Corp. v Countrywide Home Loans, Inc.


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Feb 17, 2016

The relationship between a chief executive officer and the general counsel of any company is necessarily complex. The CEO’s mission to innovate, drive business, and expand into new products and territories is tempered by constantly evolving legal rights and obligations. That mission is particularly challenging for a business that is both public and global in nature.

Feb 5, 2016

In selecting Peter, Paul and Mary for the 2015 IAP award, CJCR recognizes the folk-singing trio’s contributions and continued efforts to unify society through song and music. Peter, Paul and Mary’s music resonates with history – a history that they not only helped write, but that has changed and inspired millions to maintain the principles of peace and tolerance in the face of war and great adversity.

Oct 12, 2015

On September 20-21, 2015, Professor Michel Rosenfeld and his program in Global and Comparative Constitutional Theory, under the sponsorship of the Cardozo's Floersheimer Center for Constitutional Democracy, brought together a formidable international group to address the vexing question of the accommodation of religious beliefs in secular democratic societies, including recent refusals to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples on religious conscience grounds -a topic that is central, controversial, and very much in the news not only in the U.S., but throughout the world.

Sep 30, 2015

Cardozo Law: 30 Years of Mediation Leadership

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

Jun 11, 2015

Cardozo Law’s Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic, in collaboration with human rights clinics at NYU, CUNY and Columbia law schools, is hosting this year’s Human Rights Clinicians Conference, bringing together 50 distinguished human rights clinicians from the United States and Canada to further the teaching and practice of human rights law and advocacy.

Jun 11, 2015

The NFC is a concept developed by renowned attorney, Cardozo professor and former NACDL President Barry Scheck, who designed the program to provide defense attorneys with up-to-date forensic science information.

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