News at Columbia Law from 2003

News

Human Rights: From Inspiration to Impact

WHAT:The Human Rights Institute at Columbia Law School is pleased to announce the Fall 2003 Speaker Series, "Human Rights:From Inspiration to Impact." WHO:The Fall 2003 Speaker Series will be inaugurated by Mary Robinson, Former United Nations High...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg '59

On September 12, 2003 Columbia Law School hosted a celebration in honor of the 10th anniversary of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's appointment to the Supreme Court of the United States. The celebration included a set of panels with world-renowned legal...

Giuliano Amato Chairs Panel Discussion

WHAT: The European Legal Studies Center is pleased to present "What is New with the New Constitution?" a panel discussion chaired by Giuliano Amato, Former Prime Minister of Italy and Vice-President of the Convention on the Future of Europe. WHEN: Tuesday,...

2003 Supreme Court Round-up

OCTOBER 7, 2003 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. WILLIAM AND JUNE WARREN HALL, Room 107 Reception will follow program A discussion of the important public interest cases of the 2002 Term and a look at the year ahead. KIMBERLE CRENSHAW, Professor of Law, Columbia Law School...

Faculty News: Profs. Coffee and Gilson

The European Corporate Governance Institute , the Brussels-based non-profit association founded last year to provide a forum for debate between academics, legislators, policymakers and practitioners on corporate governance and the promotion of best practice,...

CLS Celebrates the Opening of Lenfest Hall

COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL CELEBRATES THE OPENING OF LENFEST HALL -- 211-Unit Residence Hall Welcomes Its Inaugural Occupants -- New York, NY - Columbia Law School marked the official opening of Lenfest Hall, the much-anticipated residence hall named for H.F. (..., The Benefactors: H. F. (Gerry) and Marguerite Lenfest A member of the Columbia Law School Class of 1958 and permanent president of the class council, Gerry Lenfest began his career practicing law at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York before joining Walter..., Learn more about the apartment amenities, building amenities, surrounding area, and building layout by visitng the Lenfest Hall web site.Lenfest Hall Web Site

Featured Faculty Opinion: John C. Coffee, Jr.

"Competitive Federalism: The Rise of the State Attorneys General" by John C. Coffee, Jr.*   Twice in two years - - first with securities analysts and now with mutual funds - - New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer has grabbed the brass ring,...

Kinship, Friendship, and Citizenship

Three Public Lectures on Kinship, Friendship and Citizenship Wednesday, October 8th - 5:00 pm: "Transnational Adoption and Queer Diasporas"; David Eng, Professor of English, Rutgers University Tuesday, October 21st - 5:00 pm: "Friendship and Politics: A...

Global Consequences of the Iraq War

Global Consequences of the Iraq War A Three-Part Forum 6:00-8:00pm Room 104-106 Jerome Greene Hall, Columbia Law School 116th & Amsterdam World Poverty - Wednesday, September 17th Jeffrey Sachs, Director of The Earth Institute with comments by Professor...