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.