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Mar. 27: A Conversation with NSA General Counsel Glenn Gerstell

Please join PILC and the Center on Law and Security for a brown bag lunch with Glenn Gerstell who is visiting the Law School on Monday, March 27, and would like to have a discussion with students about careers in […]

Guarini Center – Expanding Green Roofs in NYC: A Dialogue with the City of Copenhagen

Green roofs promote a number of New York City’s environmental policy goals. They can cut a building’s electricity demand, filter harmful urban air pollutants including asthma-inducing particulate matter, provide disadvantaged communities with access to green space, and significantly reduce storm […]

Mar. 29: Innovations in the Marketplace: FinTech and Cybersecurity Practices at Major Law Firms

Hosted by leading partners at Latham & Watkins, New York   Wednesday, March 29, 4:15 – 5:15 p.m., Furman Hall, Room 210 Light Refreshments will be served; RSVP to Lauren Greenberg (lauren.greenberg@lw.com) or by phone (212-906-3826)   Technology and innovations […]

Center on the Administration of Criminal Law Fellowships

The Center on the Administration of Criminal Law is seeking applications for student fellowship positions for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applications are sought from current 1Ls and 2Ls, with high priority given to current 1Ls. The Center’s mission is to […]

Summer 2017 Internship – Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

The Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging seeks applications from first- and second-year JD students for a full-time summer internship, which will run for about 10 weeks between June and August, 2017. The Center’s mission is to advance interdisciplinary legal […]

March 27: “Regarded As” Muslim: Islamophobia and its Ripple Effects – RSVP here

Monday, March 27, 2017  |  4:30 PM – 5:30 PM Lester Pollack Colloquium Room, Furman Hall   Islamophobia affects both Muslims and those “regarded as” Muslim in the broader South Asian, Middle Eastern, Arab, and African Diaspora population. Those effects are […]

3/23: Institute of Judicial Administration’s Brennan Lecture on State Courts and Social Justice with Associate Justice Goodwin Liu of the California Supreme Court

The Institute of Judicial Administration presents 23rd Annual Brennan Lecture on State Courts and Social Justice: Hon. Goodwin Liu, Associate Justice, California Supreme Court State Constitutions and the Protection of Individual Rights: A Reappraisal Thursday, March 23, 2017, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Lecture. […]

April 7: CACL 9th Annual Conference, “Disrupting the Cycle: Reforming Reentry”

Please Join Us for NYU’s Center on the Administration of Criminal Law’s 9th Annual Conference, “Disrupting the Cycle: Reforming Reentry” Date: Friday, April 7, 2017 Time: 9:15am-4:00 p.m. (CLE Registration begins at 8:45a.m.) Location: Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall, NYU School […]

LGBTI Rights in Africa: Progress, Strategies, and the Way Forward

LGBTI Rights in Africa: Progress, Strategies, and the Way Forward Friday, March 31st, 2017 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Furman Hall, Room 120 *Light food and drinks will be provided* A conversation between Tashwill Esterhuizen Head of the LGBTI & […]

3/23: The IILJ Colloquium: “The International Law of Twitter”

The IILJ Colloquium presents “The International Law of Twitter” in cooperation with the Innovation Policy Colloquium. The colloquium will host Vijaya Gadde ’00, General Counsel & Director of Communications, Twitter, Inc. and member of the Board of Trustees of NYU Law for […]

Guarini Center – Making Space for a Low-Emissions Future: 80 X 50 and the Challenge for Transportation

New York City’s strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 80% by the year 2050 provides both a challenge and an opportunity for the world of transportation. What is certain is that in order to reach this goal, New York City […]

The Price of Dissent: Turkey’s Academic Purges and the Shrinking University Space

March 21, 2017, 1:00pm – 2:15pm Vanderbilt Hall, Golding Lounge East (2nd floor) 40 Washington Square South New York City Please RSVP here and bring ID to access NYU building. This event is free and open to the public.   Hosted by CHRGJ, Scholars […]

4/7: The Center for Labor and Employment Law Presents “New Models of Worker Representation”

The Center for Labor and Employment Law Presents: New Models of Worker Representation Friday, April 7, 2017, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Continental breakfast NYU Law, Furman Hall, Room 210, 245 Sullivan Street Labor and employee groups are facing the challenge of the […]

Institute of Judicial Administration (IJA) Summer Fellows Program Application Deadline Extended

Institute of Judicial Administration (“IJA”) Summer Fellows Program Application Deadline Extended. The position entails (1) research and writing on topics covered during a week-long program for New Appellate Judges Seminar (AJS) July 16-21 (criminal law, state constitutional law, judicial ethics, […]

4/13 – 4/14: Defending Dissent: Civil Society and Human Rights in the Global Crackdown

Governments around the world are cracking down on the space civil society needs to protect fundamental rights and freedoms. This year’s annual Bernstein Institute for Human Rights conference will provide a rich analysis of the measures governments are using to […]

Call For Papers: The Class Action Effect Conference in Montreal

The Center on Civil Justice at the NYU School of Law is seeking student papers on the subject of class actions.  The contest is open to all NYU Law students.  The Center will select one student to give a presentation at The […]

Monday, April 3 – Twelfth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice at New York University School of Law, you are cordially invited to attend the Twelfth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union […]

Fifteenth Annual Gruss Lecture – Thursday, April 27, 2017

This year lecture “Between Truth and Trust: On Prophets and Public Intellectuals”  will be presented by Suzanne Last Stone, University Professor of Jewish Law and Contemporary Civilization, Yeshiva University; Professor of Law, Cardozo Law School. A Kosher reception will follow […]

Call for Papers: International Law and Human Rights Emerging Scholarship Conference

Conference Dates: April 20-21, 2017 Deadline for Submissions of Draft Papers: Wednesday, March 22, 2017   The Institute for International Law and Justice and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice are pleased to announce that submissions are now being accepted for the […]

Twelfth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union – Monday, April 3

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice at New York University School of Law, you are cordially invited to attend the Twelfth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union […]

March 9 Event: A New Paradigm for Corporate Governance?

Thursday, March 9, 2017  |  4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Vanderbilt Hall, Room 210 40 Washington Square South New York 10012  map   What does a “corporate governance” paradigm do?  What role does it play in board governance?  What role […]

March 7: Race, Politics, and the Design of Election Districts with Professors Richard Epstein & Rick Pildes

Tuesday, March 7, 2017  |  12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Classroom 216, Furman Hall Professor Epstein and Professor Rick Pildes will discuss election redistricting, its relationship to race, and its effects on democracy today. The conversation will focus on a […]

Monday, March 6, 2017: Amy and Brian Schorr Family Luncheon Speaker Series Featuring Maureen A. Brundage, former Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Ethics Officer of The Chubb Corporation

Registration Required Maureen A. Brundage, former Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Ethics Officer of The Chubb Corporation will be our guest speaker for the Amy and Brian Schorr Family Luncheon Speaker Series on March 6, 2017. […]

You’re invited: Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum March 2, 3, 9, and 10

The Global Fellows Forum is at the heart of the Global Fellows Program, and represents an integral component in the Hauser Global Law School Program’s “Turn to Scholarship” initiated in 2003. The primary mission of the Global Fellows Program is […]

This Week: Gender Equality By Design (March 2)

Women comprise 50% of law students but only 22% of law firm partners. Calls to “lean in” and understand our own biases may not be enough to close the gender gap in leadership. What can be done at the institutional […]

March 8th: “Shots Fired” Screening & Discussion with Sanaa Lathan and Richard Dreyfuss

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 7:00pm 92Y, 1395 Lexington Ave, NY, NY 10128 Presented by the Forum on Law, Culture & Society (FOLCS.org) In our increasingly polarized climate of racial justice, with police shootings of African-Americans testing our judicial system and […]

Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments? A book launch and discussion of Yaniv Roznai’s recent book

Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments? A book launch and discussion of Yaniv Roznai’s recent book   Tuesday, February 28th 4:45-6:30pm (the panel discussion will start at 5:00pm) 22 Washington Square North Lounge   Please join us on Tuesday February 28th for a […]

March 8: Roundtable with Legal Advisors of Permanent Missions to the UN

Roundtable Conversation with United Nations Permanent Mission Legal Advisors  Speakers: Legal Advisors to the US, Kenyan, Singaporean, and Swiss Missions Wednesday, March 8  5:00 – 7:00 PM Vanderbilt Hall 210 The Institute for International Law and Justice at NYU School […]

Feb. 28 Lunch Event: How the First Ten Amendments Became the Bill of Rights

Tuesday, February 28, 2017  |  12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Vanderbilt 206 Please join Professor Richard Epstein and Michael Douma of Georgetown University in a discussion of his forthcoming paper, “How the First Ten Amendments Became the Bill of Rights.” Professor […]

Feb. 24: Human Rights and the “War on Terror”: Holding the United States Accountable in Foreign Jurisdictions

A lunch talk with   Shahzad Akbar Fellow, Reprieve Founder, Foundation for Fundamental Rights                                                                     Andreas Schüller Director of International Crimes and Accountability Program,  European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights   Hosted by PILC and CHRGJ   Date: Friday, […]