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A Great Day for Giving

Thanks to the generous support of members of the Law School community, Giving Day 2019 was a resounding success. Gifts surpassed last year’s tally by nearly 45 percent.

Faculty in the News

Columbia Law School Clip Report, October 16–31, 2019

Anu Bradford Co-Leads Groundbreaking Study of Global Competition Laws and Policy

This comprehensive collection of data will provide researchers, lawyers, journalists, and policymakers with the means to assess the economic impact of laws across borders.

Why Clerk? Andrea Saavedra ’06 Has the Answers

As assistant dean and dean of judicial clerkships and judicial relations, Saavedra is building on the Law School’s clerkship traditions and culture.

15th Annual Latinx Law Students Association Banquet Honors Alumni

Jeannine Acevedo ’05, partner at White & Case, and Myrna Pérez ’03, director of the Brennan Center’s voting rights and elections program, received Distinguished Alumni Awards.

2019–2020 Bhagwati Fellow: Rohan ’20 LL.M.

The Jagdish Bhagwati Fellowship, underwritten by the Indian government, supports graduate students at Columbia Law School who wish to specialize in the study of international trade, trade law, public interest, and human rights.

What Is Dark Money? 5 Questions Answered

Richard Briffault, Joseph P. Chamberlain Professor of Legislation, explains political disclosure laws, how donors get around them, and what to do about it.

Parking Tickets Drive Bankruptcy’s Racial Disparity

Professor Edward Morrison’s study shows black debtors pushed into insolvency by parking fines choose a bankruptcy plan that is lengthy and expensive—but lets them keep their car.

Fighting for a More Just Society: Meet the 2019–2020 LL.M. Human Rights Fellows

Every year, the Columbia Law LL.M. Program, in conjunction with the school’s Human Rights Institute, recruits and awards fellowships to jurists who demonstrate extraordinary potential in the field of international human rights.

Alumni Celebrate at the 45th Annual Stone Circle Luncheon

The event held on October 7 welcomed those who graduated 50 years ago or longer.

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