May 20, 2016

The National Law Journal lists Cardozo among the top 50 schools with the highest percentage of 2015 graduates in what the publication describes as the "gold standard for lawyer jobs." The New York Law Journal says, "Cardozo Law Dean Melanie Leslie attributed the improving fortunes of its graduates to a 'top-to-bottom' review of its placement strategies as well as reviewing where growth is occurring in the New York legal market. 'The key has been understanding the job market and providing the right information and connections to our graduates,' Leslie said."


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Jun 22, 2016

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

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.

Jun 16, 2016

"Abuse at religious schools like Blue Creek Academy and Miracle Meadows is underreported and frighteningly prevalent, according to Marci Hamilton, a professor at the Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University and author of God vs the Gavel: The Perils of Extreme Religious Liberty."

Jun 16, 2016

"Not only did we have DNA testing, which we believe proves Mr. Howard's innocence, but also we think we have, we've alleged egregious prosecutorial misconduct," said Barry Scheck, co-director of the Innocence Project at the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University in New York.

Jun 15, 2016

Several Cardozo faculty members played supporting roles as amici curiae in the D.C. Circuit decision in United States Telecom Association v. FCC, which upheld the FCC’s net neutrality rules.

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.

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