Past Events

2013 Urban Law Journal 40th Anniversary Symposium: “What is Urban Law Today?”

February 28th, 2013

2013 Urban Law Journal 40th Anniversary Symposium: "What is Urban Law Today?"

For our 40th Anniversary Symposium, we gathered authors specializing in the topics from our inaugural issue to discuss key changes in urban law since the Journal’s debut and to explore the issues and challenges that we will be contending with for years to come.  Across all of these topics, the Symposium reflected more broadly on what “urban law” meant as a discipline when the Journal began and what it might means going forward.

The Bloomberg Administration’s Legal Legacy

November 27th, 2012

The Bloomberg Administration's Legal Legacy

The Urban Law Center’s inaugural event, this two-night program, sponsored in conjunction with the New York City Bar Association,  examined how the Bloomberg Administration utilized legal tools and addressed legal issues in implementing several of its signature initiatives, including livability and public health initiatives, land use and sustainability, public safety and security, and education

2012 Urban Law Journal Symposium: Gun Control and the Second Amendment

March 9th, 2012

2012 Urban Law Journal Symposium: Gun Control and the Second Amendment