January 17, 2020. Professor Aziz is among the top 10% of Authors on SSRN based on total number of papers downloaded over the past 12 months. In particular, her paper, “‘WHOSOEVER SEES AN EVIL’ – MUSLIM AMERICANS’ HUMAN RIGHTS ADVOCACY”, was recently listed on SSRN’s Top Ten download list in the relevant fields. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=1459001
November 21, 2019. Ellen P. Goodman was a guest on the Constitution Center Podcast along with Professor Eugene Volokh to discuss the First Amendment and speech implications of the digital platforms’ advertising policies. https://constitutioncenter.org/interactive-constitution/podcast/dueling-platform-policies-and-free-speech-online
January 1, 2020. Ellen P. Goodman will serve on the Pittsburgh Task Force on Public Algorithms – an initiative of Pitt Cyber to provide oversight and guidance on the deployment of algorithmic governance.
December 26, 2019. The New York Supreme Court Appellate Division issued a decision in the case, Breest v. Haggis, concerning interpretation of New York City’s Victims of Gender-Motivated Violence Protection Act, which was modeled on the federal Violence Against Women Act that Professor Goldfarb helped draft. The court’s precedent-setting decision held that allegations of rape … Continue reading Important sexual assault decision based on Professor Sally Goldfarb’s work…
January 2, 2020. Professor Mazo is the Chair-elect of the Election Law Section of Association of American Law Schools.