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A Former Child Soldier Tells How UNICEF Aided His Transition to Peace

Fordham Law 1L student Mohamed Sidibay was interviewed by Forbes about his life as a Revolutionary United Front child soldier and what inspired him to become a lawyer. What was your life like before the RUF attacked your village? MOHAMED SIDIBAY: Our small village — that was my world. Everyone was always happy. People weren’t

New York Election Reform Needs Improvement

Adjunct Professor Jerry H. Goldfeder co-authored an op-ed in New York Law Journal regarding election law reform in New York. Albany is being applauded for enacting several popular pro-voter reforms, including taking the first step in amending the state constitution to allow voters to register and vote on Election Day without a waiting period, and

Fashion LLM: What Is It and Where Can You Get it?

Susan Scafidi, director of the Fashion Law Institute, was mentioned in a TransLegal article about the Master of Laws in fashion at Fordham Law School. With fashion being a $400 billion industry with same business structures and legal issues as other creative sectors, it was only a matter of time when aspiring LLM students will

House Panel Votes to Subpoena Whitaker If He Balks at Questions

Bruce Green was quoted in a Bloomberg article about acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker’s role in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Trump-Russia investigation. The House Judiciary Committee voted to authorize a subpoena of Attorney General Matt Whitaker if he refuses to discuss his conversations with President Donald Trump and his oversight of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s

Here Are the 22 Attorneys Honored by the Florida Bar for the Work They Do Without Pay

Alumna Elisa D’Amico ’06 received the Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award for her outstanding pro bono work to combat cyber harassment and revenge porn. Elisa D’Amico, Fordham Law School, K&L Gates, Miami. The Bar calls D’Amico “a pro bono superhero in the fight against cyber harassment and revenge porn.” The litigation partner at