Cardozo Law News Brief: Oct. 22, 2021

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

Cardozo News

Professor Betsy Ginsberg Says in Reuters Civil Rights Clinic Victory in Louisiana Lawsuit May Impact Other Prisons

Professor Kate Shaw Tells Newsweek Congress Unlikely to Use Contempt Powers against Trump

Professor Edward Zelinsky Comments in Law360 on Recusal of Judge in Maryland Tax Case

Sports Law Society Panel Debates NCAA “Name, Image, and Likeness” Policy

The Future of Fashion: A Conversation with Vanessa Friedman

Faculty Scholarship & News

  • Professor Christopher Buccafusco‘s paper, co-authored with Jonathan Masur and Ryan Whalen, “Measuring Brand Congestion in Bordeaux Wine: Too Many Towers, Hills, and Crosses?”, was accepted for publication by the Journal of Wine Economics.
  • Professor Pamela Foohey is presenting her paper, “Portraits of Bankruptcy Filers,” co-authored with Robert M. Lawless and Deborah Thorne, during the American Law and Economics Association’s Annual Meeting.
  • Professor Barbara Kolsun, Director of The FAME Center, will chair the Luxury Law Summit on November 10, a virtual event.
  • Professor Kathryn Miller published two forthcoming papers on SSRN: “The Myth of Autonomy Rights,” 43 Cardozo L. Rev. and “Resurrecting Arbitrariness,” 107 Cornell L. Rev.
  • Professor Alex Reinert gave a lecture on “The Story of Iqbal” at Boston University School of Law, on October 20. He will also deliver a presentation on Municipal Liability at PLI’s 38th Annual Section 1983 Civil Rights Litigation training on October 28.
  • Professors Jeanne L. Schroeder and David Gray Carlson completed an article defending the settlement in the bankruptcy case of Purdue Pharma. The article will be published in the American Bankruptcy Law Journal, maintained by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges.
  • The Benjamin B. Ferencz Atrocity Prevention Clinic assisted the expert, Patricia Viseur Sellers, in an Inter-American Court of Human Rights case.


See Events at Cardozo for registration information

A Discussion with Former Solicitor General Noel Francisco & Professor Alex Reinert About the Supreme Court’s 2021-22 Docket, presented by the Cardozo Chapter of The Federalist Society

Monday, October 25 at 4 p.m.

Back to Broadway, presented by The FAME Center

Wednesday, October 27 at 5 p.m.

Lawyers Behaving Badly: Episode 1-The Executive Branch, presented by the Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law

Thursday, November 4 at 12 p.m.

The COVID-19 Pandemic, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Practice of Law, presented by the Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law

Monday, November 8 at 4:30 p.m.

Attica: Screening and Conversation, sponsored by the Criminal Defense Clinic

Tuesday, November 9 at 6 p.m.

Supporting Mental and Public Health Prevention Work in Pre-Atrocity, Atrocity, and Post-Atrocity Settings, presented by CLIHHR

Wednesday, November 10 at 12 p.m.

2021 Lemkin Award Ceremony, presented by CLIHHR

Thursday, November 11 at 5:30 p.m.

Book Talk with Professor Carissa Byrne Hessick on Punishment Without Trial: Why Plea Bargaining Is a Bad Deal, presented by the Jacob Burns Center for Ethics in the Practice of Law

Thursday, December 2 at 4:30 p.m.