In this Boston Globe Op-Ed, Professor Jeff Sovern argues for a ban on the arbitration clauses typically buried in the fine print of a credit card contract or other consumer contract.
May 22, 2015
A Manhattan federal judge's use of a rare writ to void a former Merrill Lynch assistant's guilty plea for lying in the "squawk box" securities fraud case may have been a valid exercise in sympathy, but according to Professor Larry Cunningham, prosecutors would have opened the floodgates to more culpable defendants had they let the judge's decision stand.
May 21, 2015
These luncheons allow Retiree Association members to reconnect and maintain their ties with the St. John’s University family.
Administrators, faculty, and staff were honored at the 2015 Employee Recognition Convocation on for their exceptional service in advancing St. John’s mission.
On Saturday evening, May 16, St. John’s University history professors Konrad Tuchscherer and Philip Misevich took center stage at the New York African Film Festival to answer audience questions from a packed house after the screening of the documentary film, Ghosts of Amistad.
May 19, 2015
May 19, 2015
On Saturday, May 16, 2015, over 200 students from 14 area Catholic schools and their families came together at St. John’s Law for the 13th annual Catholic Middle School Mock Trial Program.
At first blush, it read like a case straight out of Agatha Christie’s imagination. A group-owned 13th century painting of “Madonna and Child” stolen from a Geneva bank vault vanishes without a trace. After it turns up at a Sotheby's auction, adjunct professor Leila A. Amineddoleh goes to work, helping her clients regain their ownership rights in the painting.
Tobin College of Business students claim first and second place scholarships awarded by the NY Chapter of the Instiute of Internation Auditors.