Cardozo Law News Brief: April 16, 2021

Cardozo Law News Brief Header: A Spotlight on New from the Cardozo Community

In The News

President Biden names Prof. Michelle Adams to presidential commission on SCOTUS

Dean Melanie Leslie announces new faculty appointments: Alma Magaña and Pamela Foohey

Hallelujah Lewis-Flannory ’20 receives 2020 David Rudenstine Postgraduate Fellowship

Andrea Barrientos and Sadie Casamenti selected as Immigrant Justice Corps Fellows

Hon. Sandra Feuerstein ’79C killed in hit-and-run accident

Prof. Chris Buccafusco spoke to Yahoo Finance about a potential infringement case between Nike and the USPS

Prof. Kate Levine expresses concern surrounding the Chauvin trial to France 24

Prof. Alex Reinert discussed qualified immunity with Bloomberg Law

Prof. Ekow Yankah commented on the Chauvin defense strategy in The Washington Post

Faculty Scholarship

  • Prof. Michael Pollack’s article, “Reallocating Redevelopment Risk,” was recently accepted in the Florida Law Review and posted on SSRN. Prof. Pollack’s paper, “Courts Beyond Judging,” was published in the BYU Law Review.
  • Prof. Matthew Wansley discussed his forthcoming article, “Taming Unicorns,” in a piece published in the Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog.
  • Prof. Ed Zelinsky’s forthcoming article, “Is Bitcoin Prudent? Is Art Diversified?: Offering Alternative Investments to 401(k) Participants,” was featured on the Workplace Prof Blog.


See Events at Cardozo for registration information

Sneaker Law: Kenneth Anand and Jared Goldstein
Monday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Presented by FAME and Fashion Law Society

Public & Private Sectors’ Role in Cybersecurity
Monday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Presented by Women in Tech Law and Cardozo’s Data Law Initiative

Lunch & Learn with Seth Stuhl, Vice President, Business Affairs & Legal Counsel – ‎Disney Theatrical Productions
Tuesday, April 20 at 12 p.m.
Presented by FAME and Entertainment Law Society

Giving Day
Wednesday, April 21 – Thursday, April 22

Mass Incarceration in New York: Creating Meaningful Reform
Wednesday, April 21 at 12 p.m.
Presented by Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights

Piracy Paradox in an Era of Disruption
Thursday, April 22 at 6 p.m.
Presented by FAME, Intellectual Property Law Society and Fashion Law Society

Stop Asian Hate: Time for Facts, Not Fear
Monday, April 26 at 12:30 p.m.
Presented by BALLSA Alumni Group and the Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Canceling Lawyers? The Lincoln Project vs. The Legal Profession
Wednesday, April 28 at 4:30 p.m.