Cardozo Law News Brief: July 2, 2021

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Cardozo News

Professor Ekow Yankah Focuses on Structural Racism in Hospitals in Salon

Professor Leslie Salzman Talks with Los Angeles Times and The Hollywood Reporter about Britney Spears Conservatorship Case

Professor Rebekah Diller Comments about Britney Spears Conservatorship Case in Elle

Professor Christopher Buccafusco’s Op-ed in Billboard Sheds Light on Spotify’s Discovery Mode

Professor David Rudenstine Offers Insight on 50th Anniversary of SCOTUS Ruling in Pentagon Papers Case in First Amendment Watch

Professor Kate Shaw Comments on SCOTUS Unanimous Rulings to ABC News

Professor Pamela Foohey Writes Op-ed in The Hill About Regulators Helping Those in Debt Post-Pandemic

Faculty Scholarship & News

  • Professor Jocelyn Getgen Kestenbaum authored an op-ed about teaching human rights through CLIHHR’s Law Teaching Guides in the Institute for Law Teaching and Learning.
  • Associate Dean Ingrid Mattson won the @aallnet/LexisNexis Call for Papers Award/Short Form Division for her paper about Billie Holiday’s recordings at 55 Fifth Avenue.
  • Professor Deborah Pearlstein’s paper “Lawyering the Presidency,” was selected for inclusion in the record of the AALS Conference on Rebuilding Democracy and the Rule of Law.
  • Professor Gabor Rona advised the George Floyd legal team on strategies to bring international attention to racism and the use of excessive force in U.S. policing. This week, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights announced the release of a report on racism in policing, the use of excessive force against people of African descent, and the violent suppression of resulting peaceful protests.
  • The Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution was ranked the number one journal in Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution for journal cites, case cites, and a combined score in Washington & Lee Law Journal Rankings.


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