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Haub Law Weekly e-Newsletter


WEEK OF 1/18/2021

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Faculty, Staff, and School News

Professor Jonathan Brown will present at the Farm Law 101 Webinar on February 2 at 10:00AM. Learn more here.

Professor Emeritus Jay Carlisle’s article The Life and Legacy of Chief Judge Lawrence H. Cooke: "Truly an Exemplary Life. A Life Well Lived" will be included in a compendium of materials to be distributed by NYS Trial Lawyers Association concerning their 2019 event honoring Women In The Law, which features Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University graduates.

Professor Emeritus James Fishman was featured in the Wall Street Journal article on the NRA filing for bankruptcy – read here.

Professor Bennett Gershman was quoted in the article Trump and Nixon dancing to the same music at different times – read here. He was also interviewed by news12 regarding Trump’s issuance of pardons and sentence commutations in his last hours as president – see here.

Cindy Kanusher appeared on News12 discussing the firing of Ex-Mets GM Jared Porter and his actions – see here.

Danielle Bifulci Kocal was elected to the board of the AALS Section on Balance in Legal Education.  She also presented a (virtual) program on mindfulness for faculty, staff, and students at Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio.

McLaughlin Touro
Professor Randolph McLaughlin
is speaking at the January 21 online CLE program hosted by Touro Law Center. The CLE program is on Current Issues in Civil Rights. Professor McLaughlin will be speaking on The Voting Rights Act of 1965 - A Relic of the Past or a Tool for the Future.

On January 27, Judge Walter Rivera will co-host with Judge Linda Jamieson a meet and greet to interview the newest additions to the Supreme Court and the Court of Claims (in and around the 9th JD). The program is sponsored by the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers and the WCBA. Click here to learn more.

Professor Nicholas A.  Robinson’s
piece “Ecological Civilization and Legal Norms for Resilient Environmental Governance” was published (4 Chinese Journal of Environmental Law 131-161 (Brill/Nijhoff, 2020)). This article is printed as the lead in a special issue on “Ecological Civilization and Environmental Governance.”  Professor Robinson will also be a participant on January 23 in a panel discussion on the occasion of the publication of the autobiography of Prof. Charles O. Okidi, the “father” of environmental law in Africa. Professor Robinson was also invited to speak on March 10, 2021, at 7:00PM for the Chappaqua Library. He will speak on Averting the Next Pandemic.


Daniel Alvarez
Daniel J. Alvarez
won the New York State Bar’s Albert S. Pergam International Law Writing Competition Award. Alvarez, a New Jersey native and third-year Haub Law student, receives $2,000 and publication of his article in the New York International Law Review. Read more here.


Join the Pace Law Alumni Network (PLAN) for their quarterly networking event on January 27 at 6:30PM. Click here to register.

Barbara Ann Dalton ‘88 died on January 13, 2021 – read more here.

Robert Sciglimpaglia ’91 shares his story of pursuing his dreams of becoming an actor, producer, and author – read here.