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The New York State Constitutional Convention: Process and Possibilities 06:30 pm - 08:00 pm

The New York State Constitutional Convention: Process and Possibilities

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Curious about the New York State Constitutional Convention? Heard rumors that the process might endanger state pensions? Want to know what a “yes” vote would do and how delegates would be elected? Curious about how you could run as a delegate? This public conversation will unpack the questions above and explore the possibilities stemming from this historic November […]

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Annual Flu Shot Event For Students, Faculty, and Staff 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm

Annual Flu Shot Event For Students, Faculty, and Staff

September 26 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Time: 1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Location: Events Center (W202), Second Floor Hosted by the Office of Human Resources Registration required. RSVP and Questions: 212.431.2131 or humanresources@nyls.edu Accepted Insurances are as follows: Aetna (NYLS’s insurance carrier for faculty and staff.)  •  Consolidated Health Plans Student Insurance (NYLS’s insurance carrier for students.)  •  […]

Master Class: We’re on the Same Planet, But Are We on the Same Page? 04:50 pm - 05:50 pm

Master Class: We’re on the Same Planet, But Are We on the Same Page?

September 26 @ 4:50 pm - 5:50 pm

Transactional Law Practice in a Global Marketplace More than ever, business clients and their advisors are afforded the opportunity—and the challenge—of becoming involved in transactions in markets abroad. What is the role of the U.S. transactional lawyer when working on projects in other countries? How can the coordinating lawyer contribute most effectively to international transactions, […]

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Master Class: We’re on the Same Planet, But Are We on the Same Page? 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Master Class: We’re on the Same Planet, But Are We on the Same Page?

September 27 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Transactional Law Practice in a Global Marketplace More than ever, business clients and their advisors are afforded the opportunity—and the challenge—of becoming involved in transactions in markets abroad. What is the role of the U.S. transactional lawyer when working on projects in other countries? How can the coordinating lawyer contribute most effectively to international transactions, […]

Impact Today!: Free Speech on Campus 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Impact Today!: Free Speech on Campus

September 27 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Impact Today! is a lunchtime series hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law. The series highlights how current events impact civil rights and civil liberties. Program 1: Free Speech on Campus Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Time: 12:50 p.m.–1:50 p.m. Place: W505 RSVP: www.nyls.edu/ImpactTodayRSVP Professor Nadine Strossen, former President of the American Civil […]

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CityLaw Breakfast Series: Polly Trottenberg 08:15 am - 09:30 am

CityLaw Breakfast Series: Polly Trottenberg

September 28 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am

The Center for New York City Law, Dean Anthony W. Crowell, and Professor Ross Sandler, Director Cordially invite you to the 145th CityLaw Breakfast Presenting Polly Trottenberg Commissioner, New York City Department of Transportation Speaking on New York City Department of Transportation Strategic Plan 2016: Safe • Green • Smart • Equitable Date Thursday, September 28, […]

IP Lunch: Fashion Law with Ava Farshidi, Counsel, David Yurman 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

IP Lunch: Fashion Law with Ava Farshidi, Counsel, David Yurman

September 28 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017 Time: 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m. Location: Board Room (W204) Lunch: Provided for free RSVP: Not required Ava Farshidi is Counsel at David Yurman, a luxury jewelry company based in New York City. Her work includes general corporate matters, commercial contracts, real estate, employment, and compliance. She previously served as Assistant General Counsel at Rebecca Minkoff, a contemporary […]

Professional Development Panel for Evening Students 05:00 pm - 06:30 pm

Professional Development Panel for Evening Students

September 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Thursday, September 28, 2017 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. W400    Moderator Patrick Hendrick, Student Bar Association Evening Vice President Panelists Colette Foster ’01 is an attorney and speaker, as well as the Founder and Principal of C. Foster Development, LLC, a firm that consults on career transitions. Colette was a Notes & Comments Editor […]

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Consulting Careers with PwC’s Financial Services Risk and Regulatory Group 12:45 pm - 01:50 pm

Consulting Careers with PwC’s Financial Services Risk and Regulatory Group

October 2 @ 12:45 pm - 1:50 pm

Interested in a career in consulting? Not sure what a lawyer does as a consultant? Join a panel of three attorneys who work in the Financial Services Risk and Regulatory Group at PwC (formerly PricewaterhouseCoopers) for a realistic “day-in-the-life” perspective on their jobs. The panel will be informal and mostly a question-and-answer session. Date Monday, […]

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Transitional Justice in the Middle East: The Rise of Right-Wing Populism and Its Effect on the Israel-Palestine Conflict 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Transitional Justice in the Middle East: The Rise of Right-Wing Populism and Its Effect on the Israel-Palestine Conflict

October 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Wednesday October 4, 2017 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. New York Law School Boardroom (W204) 185 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013 Light refreshments will be served. A conversation with Hassan Jabareen chaired by Professor Ruti Teitel Hassan Jabareen is a Palestinian human rights lawyer and the Founder and General Director of Adalah, the Legal Center for Arab […]

Magic and the Law: The Science of Illusion with David Kwong 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Magic and the Law: The Science of Illusion with David Kwong

October 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a thrilling magic performance by David Kwong followed by a talk-back session on copyright law and magic with Professor Ari Ezra Waldman. After the event, David will sign his new book Spellbound: Seven Principles of Illusion to Captivate Audiences and Unlock the Secrets of Success. Date Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Time 7:00 p.m. […]

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LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session

October 5 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Build a foundation in tax and pursue a concentration in depth through the Graduate Tax Program. The program emphasizes advanced training in tax research and practice-oriented writing, as well as practical experience through externships. Concentrations: •  Corporate Taxation •  Estate Planning •  General Taxation •  International Taxation •  Planning for Entrepreneurs and Closely Held Businesses […]

Careers in Tax Law 12:30 pm - 01:50 pm

Careers in Tax Law

October 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

Tax Law is a diverse and thriving field. Meet outstanding tax lawyers and hear about their career paths. Thursday, October 5, 2017 12:30 p.m.–1:50 p.m. (includes light lunch) W400 RSVP: ashley.oliver@nyls.edu or 212.431.2147 Presented by the Graduate Tax Program and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion Panelists Antar Jones ’06, LL.M.’09, Founder, The Law Office […]

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Technology for Lawyers: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Implicit Bias with Amanda Levendowski 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

Technology for Lawyers: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Implicit Bias with Amanda Levendowski

October 9 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Date Monday, October 9, 2017 Time 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m. Location New York Law School Boardroom (W204) 185 West Broadway New York, NY 10013 CLE 1 credit: Areas of Professional Practice Lunch Provided for free RSVP joseph.forgione@nyls.edu Amanda Levendowski is the Technology Law and Policy Clinic Teaching Fellow at New York University School of Law. Her scholarship and […]

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Impact Today: Sanctuary Cities and Federalism 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Impact Today: Sanctuary Cities and Federalism

October 11 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Impact Today! is a lunchtime series hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law. The series highlights how current events impact civil rights and civil liberties. Program 2: Sanctuary Cities and Federalism Bitta Mostofi, Acting Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs and long-time human rights activist, will lead a timely discussion on […]

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CityLaw Breakfast Series: Anthony E. Shorris 08:15 am - 09:30 am

CityLaw Breakfast Series: Anthony E. Shorris

October 13 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am

The Center for New York City Law, Dean Anthony W. Crowell, and Professor Ross Sandler, Director Cordially invite you to the 146th CityLaw Breakfast Presenting: Anthony E. Shorris, First Deputy Mayor of the City of New York Date: Friday, October 13, 2017 Time: 8:15 a.m. Place: 185 West Broadway (between Worth and Leonard Streets) Events Center, Second […]

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Last day to drop Spring Binding Registration Courses (BRC) with faculty permission 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Last day to drop Spring Binding Registration Courses (BRC) with faculty permission

October 16

Deal School Lunch Workshop: Artificial Intelligence and Corporate Legal Practice 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

Deal School Lunch Workshop: Artificial Intelligence and Corporate Legal Practice

October 16 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are transforming corporate legal practice, and familiarity with these cutting-edge technologies is increasingly important in legal settings. Charles Michael Post ’10, an expert in this emerging field, will walk through use cases of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and contract life-cycle management. Monday, October 16, 2017 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m. WA10 Lunch provided […]

Wrongful Convictions Panel with Author Ken Klonsky 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Wrongful Convictions Panel with Author Ken Klonsky

October 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Author Ken Klonsky will discuss his book on the exoneration of David McCallum, Freeing David McCallum: The Last Miracle of Rubin “Hurricane” Carter. Additional panelists include former New York Law School Professor Oscar Michelen and exonerees David McCallum and Calvin Buari. Date: Monday, October 16, 2017 Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Place: Room W220 RSVP: www.nyls.edu/impactevent Refreshments will be […]

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Shine a Light and Stop Aggressive Tax Plans: Disclosure Obligations for Advisors in Europe and the U.S. 12:30 pm - 01:50 pm

Shine a Light and Stop Aggressive Tax Plans: Disclosure Obligations for Advisors in Europe and the U.S.

October 19 @ 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm

Disclosure requirements have existed in the U.S. for many years and are now being adopted in Europe. This program will explain the following: • Transactions that must be reported as tax shelters • Forms required to make a disclosure compliant with tax regulations • Information that must be maintained by material advisors and participants • Penalties for recalcitrant […]

Privacy Talks: Careers in Privacy with Sue Glueck of Microsoft 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

Privacy Talks: Careers in Privacy with Sue Glueck of Microsoft

October 19 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Sue Glueck is the Academic Relations Director for Microsoft’s Corporate, External, and Legal Affairs department. Prior to that, she led a legal team that provided privacy advice to Microsoft engineering groups that create software and online services. She is a graduate of Stanford University with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and a B.A. in Psychology, […]

The James F. Henry Speaker Series: The Lawyer as Facilitator 05:30 pm - 06:50 pm

The James F. Henry Speaker Series: The Lawyer as Facilitator

October 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:50 pm

In public discourse about essential matters of civic concern, we talk with more skill than we listen. At this event, Danielle Bart and Professor Robert Bordone will discuss the Harvard Negotiation & Mediation Clinical Program’s new initiative to facilitate challenging dialogue across political and identity-based differences, including the initiative’s activities and teaching tools and why […]

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Claude B. Govan Tri-State Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen Inc.: Annual Scholarship Gala 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Claude B. Govan Tri-State Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen Inc.: Annual Scholarship Gala

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Attendees will enjoy a short film about true American hero Tuskegee Airmen. Attendees will also learn first-hand about the Airmen’s “Double Victory” in their battle in Europe against fascism and at home against racism. VIP Session ticket holders will enjoy early access to the event as well as a buffet and wine reception with the […]

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Impact Today: The 2016 Election, Electoral Politics, and the Constitution 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Impact Today: The 2016 Election, Electoral Politics, and the Constitution

October 23 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Impact Today! is a lunchtime series hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law. The series highlights how current events impact civil rights and civil liberties. Program 3: The 2016 Election, Electoral Politics, and the Constitution Last year’s Presidential election has been characterized as one of the most polarizing and divisive elections in U.S. […]

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Working for New York City’s Premier Real Estate Law Firm: The Transactional and Litigation Perspective (Master Class) 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Working for New York City’s Premier Real Estate Law Firm: The Transactional and Litigation Perspective (Master Class)

October 24 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

For two years in a row, Rosenberg & Estis, P.C. has been ranked No. 1 by The Real Deal magazine among New York City law firms with the biggest real estate practices. Learn from two proud NYLS alumni working in the firm’s transactional and litigation departments. Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:50 p.m.–1:50 p.m. W300 Free […]

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Privacy Talks: Data-Driven Law Enforcement with Kiel Brennan-Marquez 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

Privacy Talks: Data-Driven Law Enforcement with Kiel Brennan-Marquez

October 25 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Kiel Brennan-Marquez  is a visiting fellow at Yale Law School’s Information Society Project. His research focuses on the relationship between technological evolution and jurisprudence. He is interested in how lawyers and judges respond to technologies they do not fully understand and how technological change inspires utopian and dystopian forms of argument. He holds degrees from […]

Criminal and Administrative Surveillance in the United States and Europe 04:45 pm - 06:00 pm

Criminal and Administrative Surveillance in the United States and Europe

October 25 @ 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm

This C.V. Starr lecture will compare criminal and administrative surveillance in the United States and Europe (primarily France), with a specific focus on attorney-client privilege and confidentiality. Pierre Ciric ’09 is the founder of the Ciric Law Firm, PLLC. He is a former global executive with experience in financial control and procurement at Pfizer, Inc., Sterling Winthrop, […]

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Getting an Edge: What Can Law Teach Sport and Sport Teach Law(yers)? 10:30 am - 07:00 pm

Getting an Edge: What Can Law Teach Sport and Sport Teach Law(yers)?

October 27 @ 10:30 am - 7:00 pm

The New York Law School Law Review proudly presents a non-traditional, daylong symposium conceived and moderated by Professor Robert Blecker. Professor Blecker, a leading expert on punishment, garnered significant media attention for his public attack during the “Deflategate” saga. Joining him for a freewheeling, no-holds-barred discussion are Marc Lasry ’84, owner of the Milwaukee Bucks and CEO of Avenue […]

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Fall 2017 Open House 10:00 am - 02:00 pm

Fall 2017 Open House

October 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The NYLS community cordially invites you to our Tribeca campus on Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., for our annual Open House. The Open House is our premier fall event for prospective students and their guests. Attendees will learn about our application process, our top-flight academic programs, and life at 185 West Broadway. The […]

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Title IX Bystander Intervention Training 11:00 am - 12:40 pm

Title IX Bystander Intervention Training

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:40 pm

Mandatory for 1Ls. Other Students Welcome.  Speaker Marcy Zingman, LMSW Violence Intervention and Treatment Program Wyckoff Heights Medical Center Topics •  The long-term impact of sexual violence •  Safe bystander intervention •  Responding to survivors of sexual assault •  Mental health resources •  Domestic violence •  Affirmative consent Co-sponsors Asian American Law Students Association Black […]

Technology for Lawyers: Tech Tools for Anonymity with Jonathan Frankle 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

Technology for Lawyers: Tech Tools for Anonymity with Jonathan Frankle

October 30 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Jonathan Frankle is not a lawyer. He is pursuing a Ph.D. at M.I.T. in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, specializing in security, privacy, cryptography, and machine learning. He served as the first staff technologist at Georgetown Law’s Center on Privacy & Technology and earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Computer Science at […]

Building a Legal Career in Government: Many Paths to Leadership 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm

Building a Legal Career in Government: Many Paths to Leadership

October 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Are you seeking a career in local or state government? Learn about the opportunities, skills, and benefits of public sector legal jobs from accomplished alumni. Participants Alison Ferrara ’06, New York State Department of Labor William Jorgenson ’90, New York City Department of Investigation John Mascialino ’95, Greenberg Traurig LLP Bradley McCormick ’09, New York […]

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Post-Conflict Transitional Justice: The Challenges of Negotiating Peace with Justice: Reflections on the Current Colombian Peace Process 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm

Post-Conflict Transitional Justice: The Challenges of Negotiating Peace with Justice: Reflections on the Current Colombian Peace Process

October 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

A conversation with Professor Sabine Michalowski chaired by Professor Ruti Teitel Sabine Michalowski is a Professor of Law at the University of Essex in the United Kingdom and Co-Director of the Essex Transitional Justice Network. She has worked closely with colleagues in Colombia on the country’s peace negotiations and developing a transitional justice framework. Ruti […]

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LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session 05:15 pm - 06:00 pm

LL.M. in Taxation: Information Session

November 2 @ 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Build a foundation in tax and pursue a concentration in depth through the Graduate Tax Program. The program emphasizes advanced training in tax research and practice-oriented writing, as well as practical experience through externships. Concentrations: •  Corporate Taxation •  Estate Planning •  General Taxation •  International Taxation •  Planning for Entrepreneurs and Closely Held Businesses […]

Impact Thursdays: New York City’s Right to Counsel for Eviction Cases: Implementation and Implications 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm

Impact Thursdays: New York City’s Right to Counsel for Eviction Cases: Implementation and Implications

November 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join lawyers, law students, and other advocates who are working for social justice in the New York City area for Impact Thursdays—a series of early evening discussions hosted by the Impact Center for Public Interest Law at New York Law School. 1.5 CLE credits in Professional Practice, transitional and nontransitional Thursday, November 2, 2017 5:30 […]

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147th CityLaw Breakfast 08:15 am - 09:30 am

147th CityLaw Breakfast

November 3 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am

The Center for New York City Law, Dean Anthony W. Crowell, and Professor Ross Sandler, Director Cordially invite you to the 147th CityLaw Breakfast Presenting Lorraine Grillo President, New York City School Construction Authority Date Friday, November 3, 2017 Time 8:15 a.m. Place 185 West Broadway (between Worth and Leonard Streets) Events Center, Second Floor New York, NY […]

Title IX Bystander Intervention Training 09:00 am - 10:40 am

Title IX Bystander Intervention Training

November 3 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

Mandatory for 1Ls. Other Students Welcome.  Speaker Marcy Zingman, LMSW Violence Intervention and Treatment Program Wyckoff Heights Medical Center Topics •  The long-term impact of sexual violence •  Safe bystander intervention •  Responding to survivors of sexual assault •  Mental health resources •  Domestic violence •  Affirmative consent Co-sponsors Asian American Law Students Association Black […]

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