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January 15, 2015
More than four dozen people are facing punishment for free speech violations in the wake of the Paris attacks. Rosemary C. Salomone, St. John's Kenneth Wang Professor of Law, offers perspective.
January 14, 2015
This week marks the 10th anniversary of Opinio Juris, the popular international law blog founded by St. John’s Law Professors Christopher J. Borgen and Peggy E. McGuinness, along with Professor Julian Ku of Hofstra Law.
January 12, 2015
Meet the new St. John's Law deans.
January 9, 2015
Authorities are investigating Morgan Stanley's massive client data breach. Christine Lazaro, director of the Law School's Securities Arbitration Clinic, weighs in on potential civil penalties.
January 8, 2015
Randy Adler '09 didn't fold after losing his BigLaw job five years ago during the recession's mass layoffs. Instead, he started his own New York law firm focused on advising start-ups. Now he and the firm's co-founder are joining Dentons, an international corporate megafirm, as partners.
While many of their peers at other law schools are still on break, St. John’s Law students are hard at work honing their writing, dispute resolution, trial advocacy, drafting, and other practical skills through a new suite of intersession courses.
January 2, 2015
The St. John’s Law community mourns the passing of esteemed public servant and dedicated alumnus Hon. Mario M. Cuomo '53C, '56L, '75HON.
December 26, 2014
Ask your typical seventh grader what he or she wants to be and international lawyer probably won’t top the list. Not so for Asena May, who refers to this particular vocation as “a lifelong passion and pursuit,” adding, “The world just makes more sense when looked at through a legal lens.”
December 18, 2014
Making strides in the first half of the 2014-2015 competition year, the Law School’s Moot Court Honor Society now ranks fourth in the nation.