One of the nation's preeminent legal academics, Brooks is an expert in contracts, law and economics, and issues of racial justice.
"There's a long history of struggle between presidents and Congress," explains Constitutional law expert Professor Olatunde Johnson in an expansive Q&A on recess appointments, race, and gridlock in Washington.
All four finalists in this year’s Paul, Weiss Harlan Fiske Stone Moot Court Finals earned high praise from the court for their skilled appellate advocacy and sharp brief writing. William R. Sears ’14 was awarded the Lawrence S. Greenbaum Prize for best oralist.
Columbia Law School leads the way in offering courses that help students understand the financial crisis of 2008, and what measures regulators can take to prevent a future meltdown.
Students spend a semester working full time for the Department of State, the Department of Justice, and other federal agencies in D.C. as part of an innovative and rigorous externship.
Policy failures have created energy incompetence in the U.S., threatening our environment, security, and independence, writes Professor Michael J. Graetz, who argues in favor of a gasoline tax or a cap and trade regime.
Dean David M. Schizer and Beijing-based Peking University Law School Dean Zhang Shouwen have agreed to broaden an existing relationship between the two schools on research and other scholarly activities.
Ms. Foundation President and CEO Anika Rahman ’90 is leading one of the country’s most vital women’s rights organizations at a critical point in time.
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