JLB to Host Annual Alumni Reception

The 2014–2015 Board of Editors would like to invite you to the NYU Journal of Law & Business Annual Alumni Reception.  Please join us for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres after the Journal‘s Spring Symposium to celebrate the 10 years of the NYU Journal of Law & Business.
Alumni Reception

Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 8:00pm-10:00pm
Vanderbilt Hall – Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Sq. South

 To register, please click here.

JLB to Host Symposium on the Changing Relationship Between Shareholders and Corporations

Ownership Separation

The NYU Journal of Law & Business presents

The Changing Relationship Between Shareholders and Corporations:
The Responsibilities of Separation of Ownership

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
5:00pm – 8:00pm

NYU School of Law
Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

Event is free and open to the public.

Click here to RSVP

A description of the panels and speakers is available here.

Attendees may earn up to 3 hours of NY CLE credit in the areas of professional practice category of credit.  This event is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys.

JLB to Co-Host Conference on the Future of Class Action Litigation

ClassAction

The NYU Center on Civil Justice and the NYU Journal of Law & Business present
The Future of Class Action Litigation: A View from the Consumer Class

Keynote Address by Chief Judge Alex Kozinski, US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

Friday, November 7, 2014
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

NYU School of Law
Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge
40 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

The event is free and open to the public.

The schedule is available here.

Register here.  Up to 6 hours of New York State CLE credit will be available to both experienced and newly admitted attorneys under the Areas of Professional Practice Category.

JLB to Host Fall Conference on “The Future and Viability of Crowdfunding”

Crowdfunding

The NYU Journal of Law & Business will be hosting a panel discussion titled “The Future and Viability of Crowdfunding.”

Our panel will bring together leaders in law and business to discuss how equity crowdfunding will impact the investment and entrepreneurial landscape in the United States. Our panel will specifically focus on the impact of the impending legislation (notably Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act) on entrepreneurs and traditional sources of capital. Moreover, the panel will examine the strengths and weaknesses of the SEC’s proposed rules.

The panel will take place at the NYU School of Law on Friday, October 17, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. in Greenberg Lounge, located on the first floor of Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South. A short reception will follow.

The panel will be moderated by Jill Kickul, Director of the Program in Social Entrepreneurship at NYU Stern School of Business.

The speakers will include:
Daniel I. DeWolf, Co-Chair of the Venture Capital & Emerging Companies Practice at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky, and Popeo P.C., and Adjunct Professor of Law at NYU School of Law
Ryan Feit, CEO and Co-Founder of SeedInvest
Anindya Ghose, Professor of Information, Operations and Management Sciences, Professor of Marketing at NYU Stern School of Business, and Co-Director of the Center for Business Analytics at NYU Stern School of Business
David S. Rose, Founder of New York Angels and current CEO of Gust

Please click here to register.

This event is eligible for 1.5 CLE credits in the Areas of Professional Practice category for New York State CLE credit. It will be appropriate for both experienced and newly admitted attorneys.

Fireside chat between Trustee Kenneth Raisler ’76 and BlueMountain Managing Director Jes Staley featured on NYU Law website.

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The NYU Journal of Law & Business 2014 Spring Symposium featured a candid fireside chat between Trustee Kenneth Raisler ’76 and BlueMountain Managing Director Jes Staley. The keynote address has been reviewed in an article on the NYU Law website. A link to the article with videos of the entire symposium is posted below.

Banker Jes Staley posits three lesser-known reasons for the financial crisis (Videos)