In the Media

2017

Art Leonard published “Roy Moore Now Running For US Senate,” “Transgender Man’s Case Against Abusive Jailers Revived,” and, “Second Circuit Rejects Gay Brazilian Refugee Bid” – Gay City News (5/11)

Lenni Benson quoted “Lawmaker Wants to Cut Budget by Turning Over Non-English Speaking Students to ICE” – Law Newz (5/12)

Art Leonard‘s investiture featured “Arthur S. Leonard Honored by New York Law School” – Gay City News (5/11)

Art Leonard‘s articles published “Roy Moore Now Running For US Senate,” “Transgender Man’s Case Against Abusive Jailers Revived,” and, “Second Circuit Rejects Gay Brazilian Refugee Bid” – Gay City News (5/11)

Michael Perlin blog post “Problem Solving Courts in Australia: The Application of Therapeutic Jurisprudence – Mostly” – Therapeutic Jurisprudence in the Mainstream (5/8)

Lenni Benson quoted “Felon Has Federal Approval to Represent Immigrants. Now He’s Selling This” – WNYC (5/8)

Lenni Benson quoted “Set To Graduate High School, Carlos Faces A Deportation Order” – LAist (5/8)

Art Leonard‘s May edition of LGBT Law Notes podcast released – (5/5)

Art Leonard interviewed about the “religious freedom” executive order – Gay USA (5/3)

Lenni Benson quoted “Set to Graduate High School, Carlos Faces Deportation Order” – Chronicle of Social Change (5/3)

Robert Blecker mentioned in “Jury Sentences Ambush Killer to Death in Pennsylvania” – PPP Focus (5/1)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on “Voice of Reason” (5/2)

Dean Anthony W. Crowell quoted “The Litigator: How Letitia James Gave the Public Advocate’s Office Some Teeth” – City and State (4/30)

Doni Gewirtzman interviewed on Israeli Public Radio (April 2017)

Joanne Doroshow profiled “A Voice Against ‘Tort Reform’ “ – Trial Magazine (May 2017)

Jacob Sherkow mentioned in “Gene Editing Patent Fight Continues–With a Double-Helix Twist” – Bloomberg BNA (4/27)

Robert Blecker quoted in “Future of Arkansas executions in limbo over lethal-injection drug access” – Washington Times (4/27)

Robert Blecker mentioned in “Jury Considering Life or Death for Ambush Killer” – PPP Focus (4/27)

Art Leonard article “Manhattan Court Rebuffs Ex-Partner Custody Claim” – Gay City News (4/27)

Robert Blecker mentioned in “Closing arguments end in penalty phase of police ambush killer” – Associated Press (4/26)

Robert Blecker featured in “Jury hears jailhouse call between Eric Frein and dad” – Pocono Record (4/26)

Robert Blecker mentioned in “Closing Arguments in Penalty Phase of Frein Trial” 16 WNEP ABC (4/26)

Robert Blecker quoted in “Last witness testifies in penalty phase of police ambush killer’s trial” – New Jersey Herald (4/26)

Robert Blecker quoted in “Ice cream and softball? Prosecution presents take on prison vs. death penalty for Eric Frein” – Penn Live (4/26)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Out of Silicon Valley, A Billion-Dollar Orthodontics Business Built With Plastic And Patents” – Forbes (4/25)

Robert Blecker interviewed in “Hurried Arkansas Executions Fan Death Penalty Debate” – Voice of America (4/25)

Doni Gewirtzman interviewed during “LawNewz Network Hosts Special Hour on President Trump and Impeachment” – Law Newz (4/24)

David Schoenbrod column “Trump, bring back the War Powers Act. US troops are not yours alone.” – The Hill (4/21)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on C-SPAN (4/19)

Michael Perlin interviewed about mental health and the law – 855 AM Community Radio (4/8)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on “Morning Show with Preston Scott” – WFLA-FM (4/4)

Nadine Strossen featured “Former president of ACLU and co-founder of FIRE featured at RIT” – Rochester Democrat & Chronicle (4/3)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on the “Pete Kaliner Show” – WWNC-AM (4/3)

David Schoenbrod article “Statutory Junk” – Emory Law Journal (3/30)

Art Leonard article “How Is the North Carolina HB2 Repeal a Compromise?” – Gay City News (3/30)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on “Dan Mason Show” – KOH-AM (3/30)

Dean Anthony W. Crowell co-signed a letter featured in “Law deans and GCs join campaign to save Legal Services Corp. funding” – ABA Journal (3/29)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on “Good Mornings” – WFIN-AM (3/29)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “University of California’s CRISPR patent win in Europe likely to be challenged” – STAT News (3/28)

Lenni Benson quoted in “Cuomo’s plan to defend immigrants won’t get a public dime” – Crain’s New York (3/28)

Joanne Doroshow quoted in “Advocates praise asbestos trust bill; critics decry ‘double-dipping’ claim” – Business Insurance (3/28)

Rebecca Roiphe quoted in “Chastised, Not Charged, as Prosecutors Shed Tradition of Silence” – New York Times (3/24)

Andrew Scherer quoted in “Solving Philly’s ‘eviction crisis’ will take the city committing to free legal help” – Generocity (3/22)

Andrew Scherer quoted in “Council hearing examines evictions, substandard housing, and possible solutions” – PlannPhilly-WHYY (3/22)

Andrew Scherer mentioned in “Eviction tenants’ right to counsel highlight at council hearing” – Philadelphia Tribune (3/20)

Deborah Archer quoted in “Voting Rights in the Balance” – US News &World Report (3/17)

Art Leonard articles “HIV-Positive Gay Mexican’s Asylum Bid Revived” and “Lesbian’s Sexual Orientation Bias Claim Fails on Appeal in US Court” – Gay City News (3/16)

David Schoenbrod interviewed on “Ward Scott Files” – WDVH-AM (3/16)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Do US Patent Incentives Need To Change To Get The ‘Cancer Moonshot’ Off The Ground?” – Intellectual Property Watch (3/16)

Joanne Doroshow quoted in “House GOP quietly advances key elements of tort reform” – Washington Post (3/9)

Joanne Doroshow  quoted in  “Bad Bob Goodlatte Blocks Your Day In Court” – Huffington Post (3/9)

Lenni Benson featured in “What it Means That Trump Wants to Limit ‘Unaccompanied’ Status for Minors Crossing the Borders” – WNYC Radio (3/8)

Lenni Benson quoted  in “Trump’s new travel ban more likely to hold up in court but legal challenges remain, experts say” – ABC News (3/6)

Nadine Strossen featured “An Intellectual retreat on the Housatonic” – TownVibe (March/April Issue)

David Schoenbrod featured “Bill Proposing to Scrap the US Education Department is Just Posturing, Says New York Law School Professor!” – Master Herald (2/25)

Joanne Doroshow quoted “Trump to Weigh Litigation Changes Long Coveted by Business” – Bloomberg BNA (2/28)

Joanne Doroshow quoted “Push to Enact Civil Justice Bills Follows Industry Playbook” – Bloomberg BNA (2/28)

Joanne Doroshow quoted “Lawmakers seek to cap damages in medical malpractice cases” – STAT (2/28)

Lenni Benson quoted in “Sudanese Refugees After the Ban” – The New Yorker (3/6 edition) 

Lenni Benson quoted in “Shelter System and Other NYC Services Should Be Safe for Migrants, Experts Say” – City Limits (2/24)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Should Anyone Really Control Who Gets To Use CRISPR?” – Gizmodo (2/25)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Battle for billions: scientists go to war over lucrative gene-editing patents” – South China Post (2/24)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Crispr patent ruling breaks deadlock” – Chemistry World (2/24)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “CRISPR Patent Ruling: 3 Different Takes” – KQED Science (2/23)

Adele Bernhard mentioned in “How courts correct mistakes in the criminal justice system depends on where you live” – The Economist

Deborah Archer quoted from NBLSA Supreme Court brief in “Supreme Court rules in favor of death row inmate” – CNN (2/22)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in ”Europe outpaced in race to commercialize gene-editing technologies” – Science Business (2/22)

Art Leonard quoted in “What happens if Trump pulls transgender bathroom guidance?” – Associated Press (2/22

Art Leonard quoted in  “Obama-Era Protections for Transgender Students to Be Revoked, Gavin Grimm Supreme Court Case at Risk” – The 74 (2/21)

Andrew Scherer quoted “Can Other U.S. Cities Follow in NYC’s Footsteps to Help Renters?” – Next City (2/21)

Jacob Sherkow’s Science journal article, “CRISPR, surrogate licensing, and scientific discovery” was mentioned in STAT, Mercury News, Gizmodo, California Healthline, and Science Business.

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Génétique: la bataille américaine des brevets sera longue” – AFP (2/19)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Why the CRISPR patent verdict isn’t the end of the story” – Nature (2/17)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Broad Institute wins heated dispute over CRISPR patents” – PBS (2/16)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “How UC-Berkeley’s CRISPR license could limit innovation” – The Mercury News (2/16)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Gene editing patent ruling sways fortune of biotech hopefuls” – AP (2/16)

Lenni Benson mentioned in “Shira Scheindlin Tackles Immigration Challenges” – Above the Law

Adele Bernhard quoted in “Retrial set for woman freed by new shaken-baby evidence” – Democrat & Chronicle (2/16)

Jacob Sherkow  quoted in “Harvard and MIT Scientists Win Gene-Editing Patent Fight” – New York Times; Broad Institute scientist prevails in epic patent fight over CRISPR” – Washington Post; Berkeley Suffers ‘Knockout Blow’ in Gene-Editing Patent Fight With MIT” – National Law Journal; Broad Institute Wins Big Battle Over CRISPR Gene-Editing Patent” – NPR; A Nasty DNA Patent Fight Just Ended But Experts Are Still Confused” — Buzzfeed; UC Berkeley suffers setback in patent battle over CRISPR gene-editing tool” – San Jose Mercury; UC Berkeley suffers big loss in CRISPR patent fight: What’s next?” – LA Times; Disputed CRISPR Patents Stay with Broad Institute, US Panel Rules” – Scientific American; Broad Institute prevails in heated dispute over CRISPR patents” – STAT News; Patent Office Hands Win in CRISPR Battle to Broad Institute” – Technology Review; Broad Institute Wins Big Battle Over CRISPR Gene-Editing Patent” — WPSU; Broad Wins CRISPR Patent Interference Case” – Scientist; Gene editing patent ruling sways fortune of biotech hopefuls” – Phys.Org; Round one of CRISPR patent legal battle goes to the Broad Institute” – Science; An irreverant guide to winners and losers in the CRISPR patent fight” – STAT News; Harvard, MIT scientists win gene-editing patent battle” – NORCAL; Broad Institute Wins Big Battle Over CRISPR Gene-Editing Patent” – WBUR; Broad Institute will retain CRISPR patents, ruling says” – Tech (2/15)

Ari Waldman quoted “Can a prenup for sex tapes keep you safe?” – CNN (2/15)

Andrew Scherer’s Right to Counsel Initiative featured “Up For Re-Election, De Blasio Finally Bows to Push for Taxpayer-Funded Lawyers in Housing Court” – Observer (2/12)

David Schoenbrod quoted “DeVos Meets With Staff as GOP Proposes Terminating ED” – THE Journal (2/10)

David Schoenbrod quoted in “About That Bill Abolishing the Department of Education” – NPR (2/9)

Gerald Korngold quoted in “SU law school Dean Craig Boise: Ex-cop, classical pianist who had to learn to be black” – Syracuse.com (2/9)

Jim Simon quoted in “When Presidents Think about Defying the Courts” – The New Yorker (2/9)

Nadine Strossen quoted in “The Death of Free Speech” – Observer (2/7)

Jacob Sherkow quoted “Waiting for the CRISPR patent decision? Here’s what we know

Lenni Benson mentioned in “Group Turns To Big Law for Major Immigrant Rights Effort” – New York Law Journal (2/6)

Lenni Benson quoted in “Precedent for Trump’s Muslim ban exists from nearly a century ago” – Times of Israel (2/3)

Lenni Benson quoted in “Immigration double-down: New DOJ immigration memo targets asylum seekers and vulnerable kids, attorneys say” – Vice News (2/2)

Lenni Benson quoted in “Microsoft to feds: Please exempt our immigrant workers hit by travel ban” – ARS Technica (2/2) 

Doni Gewirtzman quoted in “Senators Flirt With Nuclear Option Over High Court Pick” – Law360 (2/2)

Doni Gewirtzman quoted in “Gorsuch Likely to Restore Scalia-Era High Court Balance” – Law360 (1/31)

Ari Waldman quoted in “Crisis Mode: What happens if Donald Trump refuses a federal court order” – Slate (1/30)

Lenni Benson mentioned in “Legal Impact of President Trump’s Immigration Ban” – ABC News (1/30)

Lenni Benson quoted in “No, Judge’s Order Did Not Actually Stop Officials From Enforcing Most of Trump’s Refugee Ban” – Law Newz (1/29)

Ari Waldman quoted in “Crisis Mode: What happens if Donald Trump refuses a federal court order” – Slate (1/30)

Lenni Benson mentioned in “Legal Impact of President Trump’s Immigration Ban” – ABC News (1/30)

Lenni Benson quoted in “No, Judge’s Order Did Not Actually Stop Officials From Enforcing Most of Trump’s Refugee Ban” – Law Newz (1/29)

David Schoenbrod featured in Rethink Executive Authority and Congressional Oversight” – Common Good (1/17)

David Schoenbrod featured in “Regulatory Reform: A new approach for the Trump era” – Weekly Standard (1/30 issue)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Politicizing the FDA: What the Trump Win Means for New Pharma Regulations” – Regulatory Focus (1/19)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Who owns CRISPR?” – Lab News (1/17) 

Andrew Scherer quoted in “Video Evidence Emerges as Weapon in Landlord-Tenant Fights” – Wall Street Journal (1/11)

David Schoenbrod quoted in “Blame the Unelected Bureaucrats” – Bloomberg BNA Beyond the Hill blog (1/9)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Why the Patent Battle Over CRISPR Matters (and Why It Doesn’t)” – Gizmodo (1/9)

Art Leonard quoted in “How One Texas Judge May Have Sealed The Fate Of LGBTQ Rights Under Donald Trump” – Huffington Post (1/6)

Stacy-Ann Elvy mentioned “Joint Center Convening of Top Tech & Race Professors” – Joint Center Blog (1/6)

Jacob Sherkow quoted in “Could Amgen’s Patent Victory Be Bad For Medicine?” – Forbes (1/6)