News at Columbia Law from 2005

December

Columbia Law Faculty File Solomon Amendment Brief The Supreme Court is this Term considering a case involving the Solomon Amendment, the law which allows the federal government to withhold funding from universities which attempt to prohibit military recruiting...

Supreme Court Justices, Others Debate the Rule of Law

November 21, 2005--The American Bar Association held a symposium on "Advancing the Rule of Law" last week in Washington, which featured luminaries including Condoleeza Rice and Hillary Clinton, as well as Supreme Court Justices Breyer, O'Connor and...

Prof. Witt Wins Cromwell Prize for Legal History

Professor's study of early workplace reforms earns honor from the American Society for Legal History Columbia Law Professor John Fabian Witt won the 2005 William Nelson Cromwell Foundation prize for excellence in scholarship in the field of American Legal...

65th Reunion

  NEW YORK, September 27, 2005 - The Class of 1940 celebrates their 65th Reunion at Faculty House. Left to right: Nancy Wechsler, Barbara Dolgin, Marvin Katz, The Hon. Daniel Friedman, Arthur Colvin, Max Goldman, William Beinecke, Charles Blaisdell....

September

Tuesday, September 27, 4:30 p.m.Columbia Law School, 435 West 116th Street, New York"Law and Counter-Terrorism:  An Israeli Perspective with American Comments on US Issues"Featuring: Columbia Law School Dean David SchizerAmbassador Arye Mekel,...

Thomas Merrill Appears on NPR's "Odyssey"

WBEZ-FM 91.5 Chicago 12:00-01:00 PM Host: Gretchen Helfrich Guests : Dennis Hutchinson, University of Chicago Law School Tom Merrill, Columbia University School of Law Overview: Participants discuss decisions handed down by the US Supreme Court in its most...

CLS Gatekeepers and Corporate Governance Conference in Tokyo

Sponsored by The Center For Japanese Legal Studies, Columbia Law School With the support ofAnderson Mori & TomotsuneNagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu August 2, 2005 Tokyo, Japan For more details, click on the link belowAttachments: ...

Forum on Korean Economic Trade Zone

The Incheon-Kaesong Joint Development Zone WHO:Presenter Ahn Sang-Soo Mayor of Incheon Commentators Donald P. Gregg (The Korea Society) Jeong-Ho Roh (Columbia University) Hyun-Yoon Shin (Yonsei University) Seo Jung Uck (Former ROK Minister of Science &...

2005 Student Prizes

  HIGHEST HONORS OVERALL John Ordronaux Prize, awarded annually to J.D. degree candidate(s) for general proficiency in legal study. The prize usually recognizes the student(s) achieving the highest academic average in each graduating class: Michael S....

Public Interest Fellows Named

Columbia Law School has chosen four students to receive the 2005 Public Interest Fellowships, which provide enhanced loan repayment support. "They make clear that Columbia Law School is attracting, inspiring and educating excellent public interest and human...

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