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Proposed $45 Million Harvey Weinstein Settlement May Not Include Two Accusers

Professor Howard Erichson was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article regarding a major set back in the tentative $44 million settlement for the sexual-misconduct lawsuits pending against Harvey Weinstein. After lawyers in May reached a tentative $44 million deal to settle all sexual-misconduct lawsuits pending against ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, two alleged victims said

EU: Iran Deal Must be Saved to Avoid Regional Nuclear Arms Race

Professor Lawrence Brennan, a retired Navy captain and maritime law expert, was quoted in a CNS News article on E.U. efforts to save the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. “The fact that the U.S. is around 25 percent of the global economy essentially means that INSTEX or any ‘special purpose vehicle’ is merely lip service.”

Insys Bankruptcy Raises Conflicts Issues for Weil Gotshal

Professor Howard Erichson was quoted in a Wall Street Pro Bankruptcy article on the conflict of interest in law firm Weil Gotshal’s representation of Insys Therapeutics Inc. and its executives in multiple lawsuits. While one team of lawyers at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP was guiding opioid maker Insys Therapeutics Inc. through a thicket of

Justice Stevens’ Legacy Remains Influential in Workplace, Beyond

Professor Deborah Denno is quoted in Bloomberg Law discussing the Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens’ strong opposition to the death penalty. Stevens was an evidence-based thinker who relied on statistics and sophisticated research to support his arguments while also couching the numbers with a passion and eloquence that underscored their significance, said Deborah Denno,

Julie Leonhardt LaTorre of Sotheby’s International Realty: “Do fewer things, better”

2007 Fordham Law Graduate, Julie Leonhardt LaTorre talked with Thrive Global about her high power career in real estate and the journey to her current role as Chief Operating Officer for Sotheby’s International. Thank you so much for doing this with us Julie! Can you tell us a story about what brought you to this