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(Master Class) A Day in the Life of a Global Banking Markets Compliance Officer 04:45 pm - 05:45 pm

(Master Class) A Day in the Life of a Global Banking Markets Compliance Officer

April 2 @ 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Presenter: Janet Halecky ’93 Managing Director and Compliance Professional   Date Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Time 4:45–5:45 p.m. Location W401 RSVP www.nyls.edu/BLI The program is free; pizza will be served.

Westchester Alumni Reception 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Westchester Alumni Reception

April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Catch up with old friends and classmates and connect with fellow NYLS alumni living and working in Westchester County. Hear from Dean Crowell about the School and its upcoming plans. Enjoy appetizers, cocktails, and networking. Date Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Time 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Location Via Garibaldi Italian Ristorante 1 North Broadway White Plains, New […]

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Impact Today: Climate Change 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Impact Today: Climate Change

April 3 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS: THE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND CURRENT LAW, POLICY, AND REGULATION Solving the climate change problem requires profound changes in the behavior of governments, corporations, nonprofit institutions and individuals around the world. Michael Burger, Executive Director of the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School, will discuss current issues in […]

Careers in Compliance: Table Talk and Networking Forum for Alumni and Students 05:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Careers in Compliance: Table Talk and Networking Forum for Alumni and Students

April 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Looking to connect with Alumni in Compliance and Financial Services? Come to this Networking Forum, sponsored by the Office of Academic Planning and Career Development, the Center for Business and Financial Law, and the Alumni Association Compliance Group. Table talk leaders will include: Nicholas Burdman ’14, Compliance Associate, Solus Alternative Asset Management L.P. Marta Carpenter […]

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(IP Lunch) Brian Friedman of JetBlue Airways 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

(IP Lunch) Brian Friedman of JetBlue Airways

April 4 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Brian Friedman is Director, Litigation & Regulatory Counsel at JetBlue Airways. He handles JetBlue’s litigation portfolio and focuses on U.S. DOT regulatory compliance, including counseling JetBlue stakeholders on Air Carrier Access Act disability issues and related policy and process determinations. Prior to JetBlue, Friedman worked in the New York City offices of two global law […]

Italian Law Student Association’s Annual Alumni Dinner 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Italian Law Student Association’s Annual Alumni Dinner

April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Italian Law Student Association cordially invites you to the Annual Alumni Dinner. Business attire. Date Thursday, April 4, 2019 Time 6:00 p.m. cocktails 7:00 p.m. dinner Location New York Law School Faculty Commons 185 West Broadway New York, NY 10013 RSVP Purchase tickets: www.nyls.edu/StudentRSVP

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The Rooftops Conference 08:30 am - 12:15 pm

The Rooftops Conference

April 5 @ 8:30 am - 12:15 pm

The Rooftops Conference NYC 2019, our ninth annual event in New York City, focuses on the role of real estate—owned, leased, or hosted physical space—in the operations, financial performance, and achievement of mission by not-for-profit organizations. MODERATOR: James Hagy, Distinguished Adjunct Professor, New York Law School, and Director of The Rooftops Project Who Should Attend? […]

South Africa Reading Group Welcomes Professor Tshepo Madlingozi 12:30 pm - 02:30 pm

South Africa Reading Group Welcomes Professor Tshepo Madlingozi

April 5 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Dr. Tshepo Madlingozi of the University of Pretoria Faculty of Law, and incoming Director of the Center for Applied Legal Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand, will be presenting his paper entitled “On Settler Colonialism and Post-Conquest Constitutionness: The Decolonising Constitutional Vision of African Nationalists of Azania/South Africa.” Dr. Madlingozi’s biography may be found […]

Black Law Students Association (BLSA) 24th Annual Alumni Awards Dinner 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Black Law Students Association (BLSA) 24th Annual Alumni Awards Dinner

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Black Law Students Association (BLSA), along with Dean Anthony W. Crowell and the New York Law School Board of Trustees, cordially invites you to BLSA’s 24th Annual Alumni Awards Dinner HONOREES Jesse Kearney ’14, The Law Office of Jesse Kearney Marianne Spraggins ’76, Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker, Mont Sky Real Estate Hon. Carolyn Walker-Diallo ’03, Supervising Judge, Kings County Civil […]

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(Lunch Lecture) Legal Cannabis: An Overview 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

(Lunch Lecture) Legal Cannabis: An Overview

April 11 @ 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

As more states allow medicinal and recreational marijuana, businesses that cater to patients and customers must navigate many issues. Bryan Meltzer will discuss federal laws, state regulations, banking difficulties, investor concerns, and prospects for growth, among other topics. Bryan Meltzer, a partner at Feuerstein Kulick LLP, represents and serves as outside general counsel to leading […]

La Frontera: Our Experience Volunteering with the Border Rights Project in Tijuana, Mexico 05:00 pm - 06:00 pm

La Frontera: Our Experience Volunteering with the Border Rights Project in Tijuana, Mexico

April 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

New York Law School Asylum Clinic and the Immigration Law Students Association Present La Frontera: Our Experience Volunteering with the Border Rights Project in Tijuana, Mexico During spring break, a team of NYLS students traveled to Tijuana, Mexico, a city that has long been the busiest land border crossing in the Western Hemisphere. Now, the […]

Texas v. Johnson: Flag Burning as Protected Expression 06:00 pm - 07:45 pm

Texas v. Johnson: Flag Burning as Protected Expression

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

In 1984, Joey Johnson burned an American flag in protest at the Republican National Convention. Johnson was convicted under a Texas criminal statute, fined, and sentenced to prison. His appeal eventually reached the Supreme Court, which held that his act was protected under the First Amendment. In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the Supreme […]

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Restorative Criminal Justice: Changing the Lens 09:00 am - 05:30 pm

Restorative Criminal Justice: Changing the Lens

April 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

This Symposium will bring together defense attorneys, prosecutors, judges, court program directors, non-attorney practitioners, and others who will speak about how restorative justice principles and practices are being incorporated into different aspects of criminal justice in New York and elsewhere. SCHEDULE 9:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Breakfast and CLE Registration 9:30 a.m.–9:45 a.m. Opening Remarks by Anthony […]

2019 Annual Spring Banquet 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

2019 Annual Spring Banquet

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The New York Law School student organizations cordially invite you to the 2019 Annual Spring Banquet. Date Friday, April 12, 2019 Time Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Location New York Law School Rooftop Terrace and Lounge, Fifth Floor 185 West Broadway New York NY 10013 Ticket Prices Students: $20 To purchase tickets, go to www.nyls.edu/StudentEvent. […]

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Law and Our Diverse, Dynamic Culture: A Reception Honoring New Books by Professors Kris Franklin, Arthur Leonard, and Richard Sherwin 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Law and Our Diverse, Dynamic Culture: A Reception Honoring New Books by Professors Kris Franklin, Arthur Leonard, and Richard Sherwin

April 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dean Anthony W. Crowell and Associate Dean William P. LaPiana invite you to celebrate three influential books recently published by New York Law School faculty members: A Cultural History of Law in the Modern Age (Bloomsbury) By Richard Sherwin, Wallace Stevens Professor of Law Legal Reasoning Case Files (Carolina Academic Press) By Kris Franklin, Professor of Law […]

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(Racial Justice Roundtable) Homelessness and Youth 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

(Racial Justice Roundtable) Homelessness and Youth

April 16 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

Nearly 40 percent of the homeless in the U.S. are under 18. Join a discussion on the collateral impacts of homelessness and the efforts by lawyers and advocates to create change. Leading the discussion are Michael Williams, Senior Staff Attorney at The Door’s Legal Services Center, and Arija Linauts, Senior Program Associate of New York […]

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(Grin and Bar It) What It Takes to Pass the Bar Exam: Successful Strategies From NYLS Evening Alumni 05:15 pm - 06:30 pm

(Grin and Bar It) What It Takes to Pass the Bar Exam: Successful Strategies From NYLS Evening Alumni

April 18 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

This program will feature a panel of NYLS evening alumni who will share their honest advice on effective strategies, time management, self-care, dealing with parental and other responsibilities, and taking time off to study for and pass the bar exam. Dean Cynara Hermes McQuillan ’03 will moderate the panel. Date Thursday, April 18, 2019 Time […]

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No classes: Good Friday 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

No classes: Good Friday

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Housing Advocacy Practitioners’ Round Table 12:50 pm - 01:50 pm

Housing Advocacy Practitioners’ Round Table

April 22 @ 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm

A discussion on housing advocacy careers, the right to counsel, offsetting gentrification, and the work done to change housing court culture. New York City’s legislation guaranteeing the right to counsel for low-income tenants facing eviction has created many new housing jobs and drastically changed the world of housing advocacy. Join us for a conversation on […]

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(The James F. Henry Speaker Series) Cutting Edge Issues in Arbitration 05:30 pm - 06:50 pm

(The James F. Henry Speaker Series) Cutting Edge Issues in Arbitration

April 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:50 pm

Arbitration experts return for their annual—and provocative—discussion of some of the most pressing challenges to arbitrators. Moderator: Jeffrey Zaino, Vice President, American Arbitration Association   Panelists: Steven Bennett, Scarola Zubatov Schaffzin PLLC Leslie Berkoff, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP Richard Mattiaccio, FCIArb, C Arb; Allegaert Berger & Vogel LLP David C. Singer, Arbitrator, FCIArb; Mediator, […]

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South Africa Reading Group Discussion With Professor Thuli Madonsela 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

South Africa Reading Group Discussion With Professor Thuli Madonsela

April 24 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The South Africa Reading Group will host Professor Thuli Madonsela, the Trust Chair for Social Justice at the University of Stellenbosch. Professor Madonsela will be in conversation with Professor Alvin Bragg, Visiting Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Racial Justice Project at NYLS. Please RSVP to Xia Gordon at xia.gordon@nyls.edu by April 22. About […]

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161st CityLaw Breakfast 08:15 am - 09:30 am

161st CityLaw Breakfast

April 26 @ 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 161st CityLaw Breakfast and The Fifth Annual Civic Fame Award Presentation.   Presenting Stanley Brezenoff, Former First Deputy Mayor Speaking on 40 Years: The Evolution of New York City Government From Fiscal Crisis to […]

Law Review Benefit Reception 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Law Review Benefit Reception

April 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dean Anthony W. Crowell cordially invites you to celebrate the New York Law School Law Review Law Review Benefit Reception Honoring Danielle Corcione ’05 Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC Date Friday, April 26, 2019 Time 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Location New York Law School Fifth-Floor Rooftop Terrace 185 West Broadway New York, NY 10013 Business attire […]

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Adjunct Faculty Luncheon 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

Adjunct Faculty Luncheon

April 29 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Dean Anthony W. Crowell, Associate Dean William P. LaPiana, and Dean of Adjunct Faculty Engagement Howard S. Meyers invite you to New York Law School’s Adjunct Faculty Luncheon. Together, we’ll recognize your achievements and celebrate your contributions to NYLS and our students, alumni, and community. Date Monday, April 29, 2019 Time 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location New […]

Corporations and the Public Good: A Reception Honoring Professor Tamara Belinfanti 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Corporations and the Public Good: A Reception Honoring Professor Tamara Belinfanti

April 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dean Anthony W. Crowell and Associate Dean William P. LaPiana invite you to celebrate Professor Tamara Belinfanti’s new book, Citizen Capitalism: How a Universal Fund Can Provide Influence and Income to All (Berrett-Koehler). We will also welcome to campus Professor Belinfanti’s nonprofit, the Ethical Shareholder Initiative, which is located in New York Law School’s Social […]

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Comparative Tax Law: France and ATAD Versus the Economic Substance Doctrine 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

Comparative Tax Law: France and ATAD Versus the Economic Substance Doctrine

April 30 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Join students from the NYLS LL.M. in Taxation Program and the Université de Rennes 1 LL.M. in Taxation in our annual comparative discussion of major U.S. and French tax concepts. This year’s discussion will address the U.S. economic substance doctrine, its partial codification, and its French and European equivalents—the “abuse of law” concept. Date Tuesday, […]

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Friday classes meet; last day of classes 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Friday classes meet; last day of classes

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Makeup day 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Makeup day

May 2

(Impact Thursdays) Racial Bias and Over-Policing: Five Years After Floyd 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm

(Impact Thursdays) Racial Bias and Over-Policing: Five Years After Floyd

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

OUR TWELFTH PROGRAM RACIAL BIAS AND OVER-POLICING: FIVE YEARS AFTER FLOYD 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 […]

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Reading day 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Reading day

May 3

16th Annual Tax Lawyering Workshop 09:00 am - 03:00 pm

16th Annual Tax Lawyering Workshop

May 3 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Graduate Tax Program Presents: 16th Annual Tax Lawyering Workshop Keynote Attorney Misconduct and Rule 8.4 (c): Varsity Blues and Other Examples Claude Millman, Partner, Kostelanetz & Fink LLP Topics Tax Opinions: Best Practices for Establishing the Factual Basis Elder Abuse: When You Must Act and What You Should Do Implicit Bias: What It Is […]

2019 Alumni Celebration 10:30 am - 08:30 pm

2019 Alumni Celebration

May 3 @ 10:30 am - 8:30 pm

Join us at NYLS for special programs and a rooftop reception celebrating our entire alumni community and recognizing graduates of classes ending in 4 and 9. Catch up with classmates, connect with fellow alumni, and hear from Dean Crowell about the many exciting things happening at NYLS!

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