News at Columbia Law from 2016

From Morningside Heights to Brussels and Luxembourg to Study EU Law

Columbia Law School Professor Anu Bradford will make Brussels and Luxembourg her classroom early next month when she takes 12 upper-year students to the European Parliament, the European Court of Justice, and other decision-making bodies, for an inside look...

Students Assist Professor Bert Huang in Empirical Study of Law and Moral Dilemmas

A trio of students worked with Professor Bert Huang to study whether moral judgments can be influenced by the presence of the law. (From left to right: Yuko Sin ’17, Bram Schumer ’17, and Arisa Akashi ’17.)Columbia Law School Professor Bert I...

Student Research Presented in Supreme Court Case Hailed as "Precise and Powerful"

Side-by-Side Comparisons of Courts Reveal Fifth Circuit to Be Outlier in Death Penalty Appeals

David Pozen’s Theory of Government Leaks Featured in New Yorker Article by Malcolm Gladwell

Columbia Law School Professor David Pozen’s 2013 law review article on leaks of classified information may have been over 120 pages long, but it wasn’t just academic—it captured widespread attention at the time, and was hailed...

Advancing Human Rights Around the World

“Anniversaries present an opportunity for reflection,” said international human rights law expert Sarah H. Cleveland, Columbia Law School’s Louis Henkin Professor of Human and Constitutional Rights, during a Columbia University Lecture on...

New Film "Loving" Screened at Columbia Law School

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The Millstein Center Names Rising Stars of Corporate Governance for 2016

Award Recognizes Global Corporate Governance Professionals Under 40 Who Are Making Their MarkThe Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership at Columbia Law School has announced the recipients of its eighth annual Rising...

Immigration in the Age of Trump: Columbia Holds “Know Your Rights” Community Gathering

Law professors, students, immigration attorneys, activists, government officials, and community members gathered Tuesday evening for Know [Y]our Rights: A Teach In/Learn In on Immigration Rights held at Columbia Law School. The speakers outlined specific...

Hitting the High Note

Almost every New Yorker knows how to get to Carnegie Hall—practice. But few, if any, would expect the classic punch line to mean legal practice, the exact route taken by Marie-Joe Abi-Nassif ’15 LL.M., a mergers and acquisitions lawyer who made...

World Premiere Performances—in Law School Lecture Halls

Broadway stars from The Color Purple and Hamilton came uptown again Sunday Dec. 4 for their third set of collaborative performances and panel discussions with Columbia Law School faculty and students.The evening—entitled "The American Hangover...

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