The Center for Business and Financial Law

What’s happening at CBFL

March 22, 2017: Information session for the Center for Business and Financial Law

Professor Houman Shadab, the Co-Director of the Center for Business and Financial Law, hosted an information session on the Center. Click on the photo below to see a video overview of the Center. For a direct link to the application for joining any center at New York Law School, please click here.


March 22, 2017: Careers in Compliance: Table-Talk and Networking Forum for Alumni and Students

  • Time: 5:30 p.m.–6:15 p.m.: Table-Talk and Introductory Remarks from Our Alumni
  • Time: 6:15 p.m.–7:00 p.m.: Networking Forum and Reception
  • Location: Events Center, Second Floor
  • For more information and to register: careers@nyls.edu

February 28, 2017: Lunch Lecture – A New Business Reality: Why Sustainability is on the Corporate Agenda (with the Center for Real Estate Studies)

  • Time: 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
  • Location: W420
  • For more information and to register: Click here.

February 3, 2017: Symposium – Exploring the Things in the Internet of Things: Implications for Business, Consumers, and the Law

  • Time: 10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Events Center
  • For more information and to register: Click here.

November 9, 2016: Deal School Transactional Lunch Workshop: Collateral and Security Agreements – An Overview

  • Time: 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
  • Location: W420
  • For more information and to register: Click here.

November 3, 2016: Careers in Compliance: Panel and Networking Forum

  • Time: 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Location: Events Center
  • For more information and to register: Click here.

November 2, 2016: Deal School Transactional Lunch Workshop: Advising Investment Funds

  • Time: 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
  • Location: W520
  • For more information and to register: Click here.

NextMoney

September 7, 2016: The Center for Business and Financial Law is sponsoring a major conference with global platform Next Money to bring together experts on Fintech, including New York Law School’s own Professor Houman Shadab.

  • Time: 8:30 am–5:30 pm
  • Location: Events Center (second floor of the W building)
  • For more information and to register: Click here.blank-space

News

3/24/2017: Professor Stacy-Ann Elvy’s article “Paying for Privacy and the Personal Data Economy” was recently accepted for publication in the Columbia Law Review. Another article, “Commodifying Consumer Data,” was accepted for publication in the Boston College Law Review.

3/3/2017: Professor Tamara Belinfanti’s article “Contested Visions: The Value of Systems Theory for Corporate Law” was recently accepted for publication in the University of Pennsylvania Law Review. She will also present her forthcoming book chapter “Are Cooperatives too Social for Social Enterprise?” as part of the Social Enterprise Law Conference at Notre Dame Law School.

2/23/2017: Professor Stacy-Ann Elvy served as a panelist on a session at the 2017 Center for European Policy Studies Ideas Lab, a leading think tank, in Brussels, Belgium. The panel explored the data collection, privacy and security issues raised by the internet of things.

2/21/2017: Professor Ronald Filler was recently re-elected to the Executive Committee of the National Futures Association. The NFA is similar to FINRA and regulates all firms and persons involved in the futures and derivatives industry. To read more, click here.

2/3/2017: The Center for Business and Financial Law and the NYLS Law Review presented the symposium Exploring The Things in the Internet of Things: Implications for Business, Consumers, and the Law. Associate Director Stacy-Ann Elvy and Co-Director Tamara Belinfanti, the Symposium Chairs, spoke on several panels. Co-Director Houman Shadab also moderated a panel. For photos, click here.

1/27/2017: Professor Stacy-Ann Elvy presented her article “Secured Credit and Consumer Data in the Age of the Internet of Things” at the George Washington University Law School.

1/17/2017: Professor Stacy-Ann Elvy was among a select group of legal experts who were invited by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, a nonprofit research and public policy organization, to participate in the Innovation, Race and Law Luncheon.

1/17/2017: Professor Ronald Filler co-authored an article “Will the Recent Supreme Court Case in Salman Result in More CFTC Enforcement Actions Charging Insider Trading?” to be published in the March 2017 Issue of the Futures & Derivatives Law Review Journal.

1/9/2017: Professor Stacy-Ann Elvy’s article “Contracting in the Age of the Internet of Things: Article 2 of the UCC and Beyond” (44 Hofstra L. Rev. 839, 2016) has been reviewed by Professor Nancy Kim in Jotwell and identified as one of the best works of recent scholarship relating to contract law. To read the review, click here. To read Stacy’s article, click here.

1/6/2017: Associate Professor Stacy-Ann Elvy participated in a roundtable discussion in San Francisco of 15 of the nation’s top law professors who focus on the intersections of technology and innovation, the law, and communities of color.


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