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Professor Vincent Bonventre was quoted in the Newsday article, "Left, right switch sides when it comes to trusting judges," on Feb. 9, 2020.
Professor Melissa Breger was quoted in the Schenectady Gazette article, "Lawsuit alleges minor-against-minor abuse from late-1970s; Niskayuna schools a defendant," on Jan. 29, 2020.
Professor Vincent Bonventre was quoted on the thenorthshoreleader.com article, "Accused Drunk Driver in Fatal Crash Did Not Need to be Released," on Jan. 22, 2020.
Professor Mary Lynch was quoted on the Spectrum News website in "Susan Arbetter's The Schmooze: A Compromise on Bail Reform?" on Jan. 20, 2020.
Professor Sarah Rogerson was quoted in the Schenectady Gazette article, "Women march in Schenectady, Saratoga Springs to make their voices heard," on Jan. 18, 2020.
Professor Melissa Breger's work in progress "Stemming the Tide: Social Norms and Child Sex Trafficking" was accepted to be presented at the Law and Society Association (LSA) meeting in Denver, Colo., in May 2020.
Professor Patrick Connors presented a "New York Civil Practice Update" at the Annual New York Court of Claims Judges' Association Meeting in Cooperstown, N.Y., on October 16, 2019.
Professor Patrick Connors presented a "New York Civil Practice Update" to the Suffolk County Bar Association in Hauppauge, N.Y., on October 22, 2019.
Professor Sarah Rogerson was the featured speaker at "Nowhere to Go: New Barriers to Asylum & Refugee Crisis in Mexico," sponsored by Capital District Border Watch and the First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany in November 2019.
Associate Dean Antony Hayes presented "Algorithmic Injustice: How Artificial Intelligence Embeds Human Bias and Distorts Our Decision-Making" to a crowd at the Women and Public Policy Program of Harvard's Kennedy School on February 13, 2020.
President and Dean Alicia Ouellette is serving as chair of the Association of American Law Schools' Section on Law School Deans.
Professor Vincent Bonventre is a judge for the MENSA national scholarship program.
Professor Joe Buffington has been elected to serve as treasurer of Association of American Law Schools' Section on Academic Support.
Professor Keith Hirokawa published Foundations of Insider Environmental Law, 49 Environmental Law 631 (2019) (with Jonathan Rosenbloom)
Professor Keith Hirokawa published Environmental Law. Disrupted, 49 Environmental Law Reporter 10038 (2019) (with Inara Scott, et al.)
Professor Keith Hirokawa published The Costs of Climate Disruption in the Tradeoffs of Community Resilience, 41 Western New England Law Review 455 (2019) (with David Dickinson)
Professor Keith Hirokawa published “Gaming Rhetoric and the Complicated Story of Local Identity” in BEYOND ZERO-SUM ENVIRONMENTALISM (Environmental Law Institute 2019) (with Jonathan Rosenbloom) (Sarah Krakoff, Melissa Powers, and Jonathan Rosenbloom, eds.)
Professor Michael Hutter published What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas? Asserting a Tort Claim in New York Courts Against a Foreign Corporation Arising from a New Yorker’s Out-of-State Accident Post-Daimler, 82 Albany Law Review 1139 (2019) (with Judge Mark Powers)