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January 29th, 2016

Staff Editor Getzy Berger (’17) Discusses Police Body Cameras in the Huffington Post

In a recent Huffington Post Crime Blog entry, Staff Editor Getzy Berger (’17) examines challenges to implementing police body cameras in jurisdictions both large and small. Citing the need to balance cost with accountability, Berger argues, “What is needed is a set of careful, transparent, and democratically formulated rules governing bodycam recording, access, and use.”

Read Berger’s entire post here. Berger’s piece is also featured on the N.Y.U. Policing Project’s website.

January 26th, 2016

N.Y.U. Law Review Opens for Article Submissions on February 15

The New York University Law Review will begin considering Articles for the spring selection cycle on February 15, 2016. We accept submissions by Scholastica only. For more information on our selection requirements, please see our Submissions page.

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September 2nd, 2015

Staff Editor Max Isaacs (’17) Examines the Use of Expert Testimony in Music Copyright Cases in Intellectual Property Magazine

In the September 2015 issue of Intellectual Property Magazine, Staff Editor Max Isaacs (’17) (with co-author David Munkittrick) explores the disconnect between courts’ reliance on expert musicologists in music copyright cases and application of the “lay listener” test, which “leaves it to the fact-finder’s ears to determine musical similarity.” Munkittrick and Issacs argue that expert testimony serves an important role in analyzing “technical musical elements,” but it “cannot completely displace the lay listener” test.

Read Issacs’s full piece here.

April 6th, 2015

N.Y.U. Law Review Members Shine in Marden Moot Court Final

Congratulations to Steve Tensmeyer ’15, Andy Brewster ’15, and Sean Stefanik ’16, who all competed in the 2015 Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition Final this evening! We are proud to note that Tensmeyer was honored for writing the best brief during the Spring semifinals. Stefanik, also the Law Review’s new Senior Articles Editor, received accolades for best brief during the Fall competition and was recognized as the best oralist of both the Fall and Spring competitions.

March 28th, 2015

Congratulations to Articles Editor Jack Millman, Class of 2016, for publishing with the Ohio State University Law Review Online

Congratulations to Articles Editor Jack Millman, Class of 2016, for publishing his piece, Gambling with Health Care, with the Ohio State University Law Review Online! Millman explores how low-income individuals could inflate their adjusted gross income using estimated gambling returns in order to qualify for Affordable Care Act subsidies in states opting against the Medicare expansion. In doing so, this novel analysis highlights the difficult position in which many low-income taxpayers find themselves and emphasizes the need for Congress to act. Download his article here.