To kick off PARTICIPATE ’14—a St. John’s initiative to promote political engagement—the University will offer a free public screening of the documentary feature Geraldine Ferraro: Paving the Way at its Queens campus this month.
St. John's Law is participating in New York's new Pro Bono Scholars program, where students can dedicate their final semester to pro bono work on behalf of low-income clients in exchange for early bar admission, explains Associate Academic Dean Larry Cunningham.
St. John's Law is set to launch its first online Continuing Legal Education (CLE) course. Offered by its prestigious Bankruptcy LL.M. program—the nation’s only Master of Laws in Bankruptcy—the Bankruptcy Procedure course starts August 28, 2014.
Kap Misir was in a hospital bed, reflecting on his career as a litigator, when he realized that somewhere along the way he had gone off course.
NY1 tapped into the expertise of Donna Geffner, Ph.D., Director of the Speech and Hearing Center, for its recent health feature with reporter Jill Urban. See Dr. Geffner explain speech development in children in this feature filmed at St. John’s.
July 1, 2014
Mark L. Movsesian, the Frederick A. Whitney Professor of Contract Law and the Director of the Center for Law and Religion at St. John's Law, comments on how the Supreme Court's recent split decision narrowly backing the right of for-profit corporations to deny contraception coverage to their employees for religious reasons might impact similar claims by faith-based nonprofits.