EVENTS

May 29: Open Lecture on Law and Economic Development

Professor Y.S. (Steve) Lee delivers an open lecture entitled “Law and Economic Development” on May 29 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Vanderbilt Hall 210.   The rule of law, and LFIs (law, legal frameworks, and institutions) more generally, […]

WCCHR Networking Luncheon

  The WCCHR Networking Luncheon will feature a panel discussion and a Q&A session as well as ample opportunity for informal networking over lunch. For more information about our panelists, explore their biographies through the following links: (Mr. Steven Watt and Dr. […]

WCCHR Networking Luncheon

  The WCCHR Networking Luncheon will feature a panel discussion and a Q&A session as well as ample opportunity for informal networking over lunch. For more information about our panelists, explore their biographies through the following links: (Mr. Steven Watt […]

Jun. 7 – Trouble Makers: Cecile Richards, Alyssa Mastromonaco: Women, Politics, & Saving Democracy

Hosted by the Brennan Center for Justice Trouble Makers: Cecile Richards, Alyssa Mastromonaco: Women, Politics, & Saving Democracy   Date – Thursday, June 7 Location – Vanderbilt Hall: Tishman   6:00 p.m. – Check-in 6:30 p.m. – Program   Join two of the most […]

May 21: Reclaiming Civic Space: Resistance, Resilience, and Resources

Monday, May 21, 2018 Furman Hall Room 210 245 Sullivan Street New York, NY 10012 RSVP here   The 26th edition of the Sur International Journal on Human Rights, published by Conectas Human Rights in collaboration with The Fund for […]

Apr. 24 –  The clash of Titans: The European Court of Justice and National Constitutional Courts. A fireside chat  between Professors Marta Cartabia, Vice President and Judge of the Constitutional Court of Italy and Joseph Weiler.

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice, you are cordially invited to attend the Thirteenth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. The […]

Apr. 26-27: Reimagining Justice: Realizing Human Rights through Legal Empowerment

Reimagining Justice: Realizing Human Rights through Legal Empowerment Thursday, April 26 – Friday, April 27, 2018 Vanderbilt Hall, NYU School of Law With more than 4 billion people understood to be living outside the protection of the law, there is […]

Apr. 24: “The clash of Titans: The European Court of Justice and National Constitutional Courts” Fireside chat between Judge Cartabia and Prof. Weiler

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice, you are cordially invited to attend the Thirteenth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. The […]

April 17: Financial Literacy Month Skill Session: Personal Finance 101

Please join PILC and the Bernstein Institute, for this skill session in Vanderbilt Hall Room 210 on Tuesday, April 17th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.   Most of us have big financial goals and not enough cash to spare. So deciding […]

Apr. 24 – The clash of Titans: The European Court of Justice and National Constitutional Courts – The Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice, you are cordially invited to attend the Thirteenth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. The […]

Apr 24: 2020 Census event w/ Vanita Gupta

Hosted by the Brennan Center for Justice The 2020 Census: What’s at Stake Date – Tuesday, April 24 Location – Vanderbilt Hall: Greenberg Lounge   12:00 p.m. – Check-in 12:30 p.m. – Program   Every ten years, the federal government conducts the census of […]

Apr. 13: What do UN Lawyers do?

“What do UN lawyers do?” Please join Prof. Jose Alvarez for a conversation with Bruce Rashkow (former lawyer at the UN and with the U.S. mission to the UN) on Friday, 13 April 2018, 2 pm – 2:50 pm., in […]

Apr. 24 – “The clash of Titans: The European Court of Justice and National Constitutional Courts”

On behalf of the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law & Justice, you are cordially invited to attend the Thirteenth Annual Emile Noël Lecture on the State of the (European) Union on Tuesday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. […]

Apr. 13: Protecting Children in Conflict: Preliminary Findings of an International Inquiry

Friday, April 13, 2018 2:00-4:00 p.m. Lester Pollack Colloquium Room Furman Hall, 9th Floor A light reception will follow the presentation. RSVP here   Gordon Brown Chair, Inquiry on Protecting Children in Conflict Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom […]

Apr. 3: Masyiwia-Bernstein Fellowship Info Session (For 2019 Fellowships)

Are you a NYU School of Law student interested in working with an innovative human rights organization after graduation? Come learn about the Masiyiwa-Bernstein fellowship program and meet representatives from our 2019 partner organizations: Namati, Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, […]

Apr. 25: Guangzhou Dream Factory Documentary Film Screening

Africa House & the U.S.-Asia Law Institute are proud to present Guangzhou Dream Factory accompanied by a talk with filmmaker Erica Marcus. RSVP HERE EVENT DETAILS 14A Washington Mews, 1st Floor, New York, NY 10003 6:30 PM ABOUT THE FILM Immigration, globalization, […]

Patent Law Essentials: What Scientists, Engineers & Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Saturday, April 14, 2018 1-4:30pm Furman Hall room 216 Abstract: Patent protection for inventions is a valuable component of business strategy for startups and established companies. This workshop covers the basics of U.S. patent law, including the patent application process, […]

Apr. 5: Matthew Bogdanos: ISIS & Antiquities Trafficking

RSVP: http://italianacademy.columbia.edu/event/matthew-bogdanos-isis-antiquities-trafficking   Apr. 5, 6pm (Italian Academy)   International Observatory for Cultural Heritage Lecture   Col. Matthew Bogdanos will present on the Islamic State’s trafficking in looted antiquities and the global black market that emerged after the looting of the Iraq Museum […]

Apr. 4: The Constitution v. Trumpism – Challenges to the Rule of Law in 2018

Hosted by the Brennan Center for Justice The Constitution v. Trumpism: Challenges to the Rule of Law in 2018 Date – Wednesday, April 4 Location – Vanderbilt Hall: Greenberg Lounge   6:00 p.m. – Check-in 6:30 p.m. – Program   The courts have proven […]

Mar. 29: Decarcerating America event

Hosted by the Brennan Center for Justice Decarcerating America: From Mass Punishment to Public Health Date – Thursday, March 29 Location – Vanderbilt Hall – Greenberg Lounge   12:00 p.m. – Check-in 12:30 p.m. – Program 1:45 p.m. – Book signing   There are a […]

IILJ Colloquium on March 20th: “Cloud Computing and the (Non)Territoriality of Data”

IILJ Colloquium 2018 Professors Benedict Kingsbury, Thomas Streinz, and Joseph H.H. Weiler 4:00 PM-5.50 PM – Vanderbilt Hall 202 On Tuesday, 20 March 2018, the IILJ will welcome Craig Shank, Vice President Corporate Standards Group in Corporate, External and Legal […]

Mar. 19: Amy and Brian Schorr Family Luncheon Speaker Series Featuring Charlie Chasin, Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and Global Head of Reengineering and Expense Management

Registration Required Charlie Chasin, Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and Global Head of Reengineering and Expense Management will be our guest speaker for the Amy and Brian Schorr Family Luncheon Speaker Series on March 19, 2018.   Lunch will be […]

Mar. 22: Human Rights Under Surveillance

Human Rights Under Surveillance March 22, 5:00-6:30pm in Furman Hall Room 214   Mexico. Bahrain. Honduras. Libya. The news from around the world is clear: Human rights defenders are operating under an increasing threat of surveillance. The stakes have never been […]

Mar. 29: Leadership, Philanthropy and the Law: A Conversation with Professor Jerry Rosenfeld and Dean Trevor Morrison

Guest Speaker: Charlie Chasin, Managing Director of Morgan Stanley and Global Head of Reengineering and Expense Management   Thursday, March 29, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge   Join the Revson Foundation and the Law & Business Program at NYU […]

Mar. 29: Justice for the Disappeared Students of Ayotzinapa – A talk with the former president of the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights

Thursday, March 29, 2018 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Vanderbilt Hall 216   Coffee and pastries will be served.   RSVP here   On September 26, 2014, in a case that has shaken the world, 43 students of Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers’ College […]

Mar. 30: Is International Law International? Book Talk with Professor Anthea Roberts

Friday, March 30, 2018 12:30-2:00 p.m. Furman Hall Room 326   Pizza will be served.   RSVP here   Join the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice for a talk with Professor Anthea Roberts to discuss her new book […]

Mar. 21: Whose Streets?: A Film Screening and Conversation

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 | 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Classroom 210, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012   The Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law will host a screening of Whose Streets? followed by a […]

Mar. 22: Democracy in Danger event with Yascha Mounk

Hosted by the Brennan Center for Justice Democracy in Danger: Yascha Mounk in Conversation with Wendy Weiser   Date – Thursday, March 22 Location – Furman Hall: Lester Pollack Colloquium Room   6:30 p.m. – Check-in 7:00 p.m. – Program 8:15 p.m. – Book signing […]

Mar. 20: Great Society event with Joe Califano, Karen Tumulty

Hosted by the Brennan Center for Justice Carnegie Hall Festival on the 1960s: The Great Society, Then and Now     Date – Tuesday, March 20 Location – D’Agostino Hall: Lipton Hall   6:00 p.m. – Check-in 6:30 p.m. – Program 7:45 p.m. – Book […]

Mar. 5: Community-Driven Justice: Leading from the Grassroots

Community-Driven Justice: Leading from the Grassroots 6-8pm Lester Pollack Colloquium Room Food will be provided   The Public Interest Law Center and the Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights are delighted to invite you to Community-Driven Justice: Leading from the […]