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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Jun 14, 2016

“Although it is not always the case, the announcement of a settlement with the SEC often means that the defendant has reason to expect that there will not be further criminal enforcement action,” said Jessica Roth, a professor at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in Manhattan and a former prosecutor in the securities unit of the Southern District of New York.

Jun 14, 2016

Huffington Post - Never in my (now considerable) lifetime has the American electorate been as dissatisfied as it is today with the major parties’ apparent presidential nominees. Indeed, there is an argument that never in American history has the electorate been this unhappy with the choices it confronts.

Jun 10, 2016

“A rezoning was certainly necessary, because the current zoning was treating the neighborhood as an industrial neighborhood,” said Stewart Sterk, director at the Center for Real Estate Law and Policy at the Cardozo School of Law. “The question wasn’t whether to rezone—it was how to rezone.”

Jun 1, 2016

Federal News Radio/Federal Drive - For federal agencies, social media has long been a normal part of daily communications. What they actually do with social media is not precisely what they promised, which was feedback from the public and a back-and-forth dialogue over rule-making.

Jun 1, 2016

New York Daily News - The Walk for a Window next Sunday across the Brooklyn Bridge is in support of survivors of child sex abuse, but just as important, it is a turning point in the emerging global civil rights movement for children.

May 29, 2016

“It doesn’t pass the smell test,” said Edward Zelinsky, a pension expert at Cardozo Law School in New York City. “Even if the absolute dollars are low” – legislators make up a tiny percentage of the 290,000 workers enrolled in KPERS – “this is a signal to a deeper kind of problem that the system is stacked. … If it weren’t wrong, why would they have to make it so obscure?”

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