Events

THE 2017 COOPER-WALSH COLLOQUIUM: Taking a Bite out of the Big Apple: A Conversation about Urban Food Policy – Friday, October 20, 2017

October 5th, 2017

THE 2017 COOPER-WALSH COLLOQUIUM: Taking a Bite out of the Big Apple: A Conversation about Urban Food Policy - Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Fordham Law School Hill Faculty Conference Room (7-119) | 7th floor 150 West 62nd Street New York, NY 10023 Schedule Registration: 9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Welcome and Introduction 9:45 – 10:00 am Dean Matthew Diller from Fordham University School of Law Ten Years of Food Policy Governance in New York City: Lessons for the Next Decade by Dr. Nicholas Freudenberg 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. In the last decade, New York City has created dozens of new food policies and programs to improve nutritional well-being, promote food security, create food systems that support community and economic development and achieve other important goals.  These initiatives built on the city’s prior efforts to create healthier food environments and used existing and new governance mechanisms to consider, enact and implement changes in how New York City produces, distributes and consumes the food that sustains its […]

Volume XLV Editorial Board and Staff

June 27th, 2017

Volume XLV Editorial Board and Staff

Editor-in-Chief: Elizabeth Evans Managing Editor: Laura Bilder Business Editor: Brendan Kreckel Senior Articles Editor: Eva Schneider Online Managing Editor: Daniel Porat Writing and Research Editor: Thomas Griffith Cooper-Walsh Editor: Cara Kaplan Symposium Editor: Frank Kearl Notes and Articles Editor: Bruna Amaral Notes and Articles Editor: Chris Guerin Notes and Articles Editor: Chris Lisiewski Notes and Articles Editor: Stephen Moccia Notes and Articles Editor: Matt Rabinovitch Notes and Articles Editor: Ashley Reicher Notes and Articles Editor: Kathryn Wright Associate Editor: Becky Laitman

Getting There From Here: A Conversation About Regional Transportation

September 26th, 2016

Fordham Urban Law Journal’s Cooper-Walsh Colloquium, “Getting There From Here: A Conversation About Regional Transportation,” will take place on Friday, October 21, 2016, at Fordham Law School. The annual Colloquium is organized in conjunction with Professor Susan Block-Lieb, the Cooper Family Chair of Urban Legal Studies, and Professor Sheila Foster, the Albert A. Walsh Chair of Real Estate, Land Use, and Property Law.  The event is co-sponsored by the Urban Law Center at Fordham Law School. The 2016 Cooper-Walsh Colloquium is dedicated to exploring regional transportation as a source of economic growth, social inclusion, and sustainable development. The Colloquium will examine how federal, state, and local governments shape metropolitan and regional transportation, and identify and assess potential reforms. It will feature roundtable discussions of articles and essays that the Fordham Urban Law Journal will publish in its Spring 2017 Cooper-Walsh Issue.

Law, Urban Space, and the Future of Artistic Expression: 2015 Urban Law Journal Symposium

January 25th, 2015

Law, Urban Space, and the Future of Artistic Expression: 2015 Urban Law Journal Symposium

On Thursday, February 26, 2015, the Urban Law Journal at Fordham University School of Law in New York City will hold an all-day Symposium examining the regulation of artistic expression within urban landscapes. The symposium will examine certain legal issues surrounding street art, such as intellectual property and private and public spaces. The symposium will also look at a range of different perspectives of artistic urban expression, covering topics such as larger scale metropolitan art, the role of street art in shaping and changing communities, and the role of performance art generally.

Financing and Fairness: Implementation and Equity in the Urban Charter School

October 17th, 2014

Financing and Fairness: Implementation and Equity in the Urban Charter School

Date & Time: Friday, October 24, 2014 from 10AM to 4PM Location: Fordham Law School, 150 West 62nd Street The Cooper-Walsh Colloquium is a gathering of the top thinkers in various disciplines who bring creative analyses and solutions to bear on the most pressing issues that affect urban areas. The Colloquium is organized in conjunction with Professor Susan Block-Lieb, the Cooper Family Chair in Urban Legal Issues, and Professor Sheila Foster, the Albert A. Walsh Chair of Real Estate, Land Use, and Property Law. The Colloquium consists of four paper presentations and four accompanying responses that serve as a workshop for the main papers and facilitate open discussion among the panel and colloquium attendees. Articles and responses developed at this year’s Colloquium will be published in the Cooper-Walsh Issue of the Journal in March 2015.