Fall 2012

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Meet the Dean: From “Bedford Falls” to the Beltway to Brooklyn, Nicholas W. Allard Becomes the Eighth Dean of Brooklyn Law School
Nick Allard took the reins of the Law School on July 1. In this feature, you’ll learn about his fascinating career on the Hill, where he worked with luminaries like Senators Kennedy and Moynihan and Super Lawyer Tom Boggs, and most recently helped lead the Public Policy Practice at Patton Boggs. He discusses his vision for the next chapter in the Law School’s history and we also highlight some of his own history—his upbringing in New York, his dreams of playing third base for the NY Yankees, and his passion for jogging, as long as it includes hot dog breaks.…

Real Remedies for Virtual Injuries
In this cutting-edge social media piece, Professor Bernstein explores the way we become vulnerable through our routine Internet activities: tweeting, updating, posting, buying, selling, and downloading. She explores the law governing the “virtual injuries” that can result, and recommends a new dispute resolution program to repair dignitary harms to individuals that occur online.…

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