Category Archives: GRADUATE AFFAIRS

Spring 2015 Exam Postponement/Accommodation Requests – Available March 26 – April 9, 2015 (Except Executive LLM Tax Students)

It is important that you take time to review your exam schedule for any conflicts and apply for an exam postponement/accommodation per the rules. Let’s do everything we can to facilitate a smooth exam period, starting now. 1. Spring 2015…

Invitation: LLM Lunch with the Dean – April 8

  Wednesday, April 8 12:25–1:50 p.m. Snow Dining Room, Vanderbilt Hall, 4th Floor RSVP to law.graduateaffairs@nyu.edu – Space is limited to 25 students Dean Trevor Morrsion will hold a small, informal lunch for LLM students. At this lunch, he looks…

Spring 2015 Exam Guide

The Spring 2015 Exam Guide has been posted at Exam Information. This guide contains important information regarding your Law School exams, including the Exam4 software for in-class exams. Please read this guide thoroughly and keep the file for future reference.…

Welcome Back from Spring Break

  We hope you enjoyed Spring Break and want to welcome you back to the Law School. Please stop by our office if you have any questions. These last few months at the school will go by very quickly, so…

Admitted Students Want to Talk to You!

  We will be holding two online chats to provide admitted 2015-16 students with a forum to speak with current students: Tuesday, March 24 – 4:00-5:30pm Tuesday, March 31 – 9:30-11:00am During these chats they may pose questions, ask advice,…

NYU Law Launching New Summer Program for Foreign-Trained Attorneys

  NYU Law has just launched a new Institute for Executive Education, focusing on training for professionals that integrate insights from law, business, and public policy. In June, we are offering an exciting program on Essentials of Business Law: US…

Scholarship for International Bar Association 2015 Annual Conference

  Each year, the International Bar Association holds its annual conference to bring together the global legal community and this year the Conference will be held in Vienna, Austria from October 4 through 9. To encourage young lawyers age 35…

Bar Admission Requirements and Deadlines

If you plan on taking a July 2015 bar exam be sure to familiarize yourself with the requirements and deadlines for your jurisdiction by checking the National Conference of Bar Examiner’s website:  http://www.ncbex.org/assets/media_files/Comp-Guide/CompGuide.pdf

9th Annual LLM Washington DC Trip – Friday, March 27 – Sunday, March 29 (JD students welcome!)

  We hope you can join us for our annual Washington, DC trip. Students from past years have told us that this is a fun and memorable experience, and a great way to bond with classmates while seeing the Nation’s…

TODAY: Networking & Informational Interviews

  BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Monday, March 9 12:25-1:50 p.m. Furman Hall Room 214 Feel free to bring your own lunch Networking is a powerful tool for attorneys no matter where they practice. Networking can help you find a job,…

May 2015 Graduates – Diploma Address

To All May 2015 Degree Candidates: Even though graduation is several weeks away, now would be a good time to check your address information for your diploma.  Diplomas are usually mailed two months after graduation to the permanent address on…

Invitation to Global Fellows Forum – March 10th

On behalf of the Global Fellows Program at the Hauser Global Law School, we cordially invite you to attend our Spring Global Fellows Forums to be held on Tuesday, March 10th, in 22 Washington Square North 1st Floor Conference Room.  Below is a list of…

Today: Say What?! Communicating Effectively as a Leader

  We hope you can join us for the last Global Leadership Skills Series installment: Say What?! Communicating Effectively as a Leader Today, Monday, Feb. 23 12:25-1:50 p.m., Furman Hall Room 210 Lunch will be provided Students are welcomed even without…

OPT Information Session for LLM students with F-1 Status – Friday, February 27

  Friday, February 27, 2015 2:00-3:15 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall Room 210   The Office of Global Services (OGS) will conduct an F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT) information session at the Law School for LLM students graduating in the spring who are interested…

Interested in Pursuing a PhD degree in Hong Kong?

Faculty of Law, The Chinese University of Hong Kong PhD Program CUHK PhD Flyer Friday, February 27, 2015 2 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 326 Professor Gregory S. Gordon, Director of the PhD-MPhil in Laws Programme at the Chinese University of…

Graduate Lawyering Focus Group – Friday, February 27

  Friday, February 27 3:30-5:00 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall Room 202 RSVP by emailing law.graduateaffairs@nyu.edu   Professor Kevin Davis, Graduate Faculty Chair and Vice Dean for Global Programs, is inviting LLM students to participate in a focus group to evaluate the…

Legislative Monday (February 17)

Tuesday, February 17 is a Legislative Monday at the Law School. This means that Monday classes will be held on Tuesday, February 17. Tuesday classes are canceled on February 17. These classes do not need to be made up; the…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Learning from True Leaders & Communicating Effectively as a Leader (JD students are welcomed!)

  We hope you can join us at this week’s session: Learning from True Leaders – Do’s and Don’ts of Leadership Tuesday, February 17 12:25-1:50 p.m., FH 210 Lunch will be provided Students are welcome to attend even without an RSVP…

Pro Bono Opportunity – Bankruptcy Assistance Project (LLMs, JDs)

Organization: The New York City Bankruptcy Assistance Project (NYC BAP) is part of Legal Services NYC, the largest provider of civil legal services in the United States. Legal volunteers work to save New York’s most vulnerable residents from wage garnishments,…

Presidents’ Day Holiday (February 16) and Legislative Monday (February 17)

The University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, February 13 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, February 16, 2014. The University (and all Law School offices) will re-open on Tuesday, February 17 at 9:00 am. All Law…

Information about Filing Taxes for International Students

  All international students and scholars are required to report to the U.S. tax service (known as the Internal Revenue Service) each year — even if they did not work during the prior year. You will not necessarily need to…

NYU Speaking Freely Online – Coaches Needed

Speaking Freely Online (SFO) is an easy way to for students to gain an introduction to a language, or improve their existing language skills. They will be offering non-credit, online coach-led classes taught by native/fluent speakers of Mandarin, Spanish, and…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers, Part II & Last Two Sessions

  We hope you can join us at today’s session: Becoming an Effective Leader, EQ Part II Monday, February 9 12:25-1:50 p.m. FH 214 Feel free to bring your own lunch EQ, also known as “the other kind of smart,”…

Lunar New Year Dinner – February 17

  Tuesday, February 17, 2015 6:00-8:00 p.m. Jing Fong Restaurant, 20 Elizabeth Street (between Canal and Bayard Streets) Tickets are $15 (includes dinner and two alcoholic beverages, non-refundable) Please join your fellow LLM students in celebrating the Asian Lunar New Year…

Help Out Next Year’s Incoming LLM Students

Admitted students want to hear from you! Sign-up to share your experience and enthusiasm with next year’s LLM class. Graduate Admissions seeks LLM students who want to participate in the Current Student Connections Program over the course of the spring…

ATTENTION: VH Kushner and Golding Lounge Closings (Feb. 4- Feb. 6)

Please be advised that both Kushner Lounge* and Golding Lounge** will be closed from 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 4 until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 6. These closures are due to PILC Fair related activities. *Students with lockers in…

Global Leadership Skills Series: Becoming an Effective Leader – Emotional Intelligence for Lawyers, Part I & II – Today & February 9; Next session Feb. 17

  We hope you can join us in today’s session: Becoming an Effective Leader, EQ Part I 12:25-1:50 p.m. FH 214 Feel free to bring your own lunch   Next session: Becoming an Effective Leader, EQ Part I Monday, February…

Tuesday, February 10 – Deadline to Register for a Writing Credit and Directed Research

If you are still considering adding a writing credit or a Directed Research to your spring 2015 schedule, please note that the deadline to do so is Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 4:45 pm. As ABRA is no longer available…

LLM Students – Please ensure that you are meeting all specialization requirements

LLM students, please take a look at your schedule and ensure that you are meeting all specialization requirements. If you find that you are not, please get in touch with OGA as soon as possible: law.graduateaffairs@nyu.edu.  

A CONVERSATION WITH LLOYD C. BLANKFEIN AND JOHN SEXTON

GLOBAL LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY: A CONVERSATION WITH LLOYD C. BLANKFEIN AND JOHN SEXTON The NYU student community is invited to join a discussion on “Global Leadership in the 21st Century” with Lloyd C. Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of…