News - 2014

Touro Law Announces Two New Scholarships
Posted On December 11, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce two newly created $25,000 scholarships for Touro Law student... Read More
Touro Law Receives $75K Grant from the Robin Hood Relief Fund
Posted On November 20, 2014

To... Read More

Touro Law Announces New Student Scholarships
Posted On November 19, 2014
Adding to more than $1M in new student scholarships raised over the past year, Touro Law Center Dean... Read More
Touro Law Hires Assistant Director of Bar Programs and Academic Development
Posted On November 17, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the appointment of Cynara Hermes McQuil... Read More
Touro Law Names Director of Solo & Small Practice Initiatives
Posted On November 11, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Meredith R... Read More
Touro Law to Host Panel on Pros and Cons of Marijuana Legalization in New York State
Posted On October 23, 2014
Touro Law Center will host a Marijuana Symposium titled “Legalize, Decriminalize or Penalize?... Read More
Touro Law Hosts Domestic Violence & Human Trafficking Program
Posted On October 14, 2014
Touro Law Center will host a Domestic Violence & Trafficking Program on Tuesday, October 14, 201... Read More
Touro Law Names Eight Leaders in Law and Business to Board of Governors
Posted On September 30, 2014
Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the appointment of eight new members to the Touro Law Ce... Read More
Touro Law First Year Students Enter the First Portal To Practice
Posted On September 11, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that first-year students will participate in a... Read More
Touro Law To Host Documentary Screening and Q&A
Posted On September 2, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a screening of the new documentary Brothers of... Read More
Professor Deseriee Kennedy Named Kermit Gitenstein Distinguished Professor of Health Law & Policy
Posted On August 28, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Professor Deseriee Kennedy has been named... Read More
Touro Law Center’s Jewish Law Institute to Host Distinguished Lecturer Rabbi Dr. Meir Y. Soloveichik
Posted On August 28, 2014
Touro Law Center’s Jewish Law Institute will host Rabbi Dr. Meir Y. Soloveichik as the Fall 20... Read More
Touro Law Offers New Concentration in Solo & Small Practice Law
Posted On August 19, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a new concentration in Solo & Small Practi... Read More
Touro Law Appoints Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Posted On August 13, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Erica Edwards-O’Neal has been appoi... Read More
Dean Salkin Named Co-Chair of State Bar’s Legal Education and Admission to the Bar Committee
Posted On August 12, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin has been appointed the new co-chair of the New York State Bar Associa... Read More
Touro Law Center Announces Portals to Practice: A Five-Year Strategic Plan to Restructure Legal Education
Posted On August 11, 2014
Beginning this Fall, Touro Law Center will implement a five-year strategic plan, Portals to Practice... Read More
Martin and Laurie Tankleff Scholarship Established at Touro Law
Posted On August 7, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the newly established Martin and Laurie Tankle... Read More
Touro Law Hires New Assistant Dean for Career Services
Posted On August 6, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Jim Montes, Esq. has been appointe... Read More
Professor Gary Shaw Appointed Interim Director of Touro Law’s Center for Innovation in Business, Law & Technology
Posted On July 14, 2014

Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Professor Gary Shaw will serve as the Inter... Read More

Professor Rodger Citron Appointed New Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Posted On June 30, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Rodger Citron will serve as Associate Dea... Read More
Schwartzapfel Lawyers P.C. Establish Scholarship at Touro Law
Posted On June 24, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the Schwartzapfel Lawyers PC scholarship. The... Read More
David Greenberger Named Morris E. Fischer, LLC Scholarship Recipient
Posted On June 17, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that David Greenberger, a recent gradua... Read More
Touro Law Center to Host Aging in Place Conference
Posted On June 17, 2014
Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that, in collaboration with Touro College School of Heal... Read More
Touro Law Receives $25K Gift from Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.
Posted On June 10, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the creation of the Ruskin Moscou Faltischek,... Read More
Touro Law Celebrates the Class of 2014
Posted On June 3, 2014
On Sunday, May 25, Touro Law Center celebrated the class of 2014 at the 32nd annual commencement cer... Read More
Liberty & Justice Dinner Honors New Builders Society Members
Posted On May 27, 2014
Touro Law Center honored 7 new members of its Builders Society at the annual With Liberty & Just... Read More
Touro Law Institute for Land Use and Sustainable Development and NYSERDA Begin Wind Energy Inventory and Modeling Project
Posted On May 20, 2014
Touro Law's Institute of Land Use and Sustainable Development Law has signed a contract with the New... Read More
Dean Salkin Names New Director of Externships and Employer Relations
Posted On May 19, 2014

Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin has named Margarett Williams the new Director of Externship Programs an... Read More

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to Deliver Commencement Address
Posted On May 13, 2014
Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman w... Read More
New Scholarship Created for Latin American Law Student Association Member at Touro Law
Posted On April 8, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce the Luis Pagan Leadership Scholarship, has been endowed by t... Read More
North Shore-LIJ Endows $200,000 Scholarship/Fellowship Fund at Touro Law Center
Posted On April 3, 2014
The North Shore-LIJ Health System’s Foundation and Law & Psychiatry Institute have establi... Read More
Touro Law to Commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day
Posted On April 2, 2014
Touro Law is pleased to announce that in honor of Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Da... Read More
Touro Law Teams Wins Nassau Academy Moot Court Competition
Posted On April 2, 2014
The Touro Law Center team of Brian DiPentima, second-year part-time evening student fro... Read More
Touro Law Receives $20k from the Long Island Community Foundation For Study on Disaster Relief and Recovery
Posted On March 25, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that the Long Island Community Foundati... Read More
Touro Law Receives $48,000 from the David Berg Foundation
Posted On March 25, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a $48,000 grant from the David A. Berg Foundation.... Read More
Touro Law Receives $25K Grant from the United Way of Long Island
Posted On March 19, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a $25,000 grant from the United Way of... Read More
Touro Law Receives $250K in Endowed Scholarship Support from the Kermit Gitenstein Foundation
Posted On March 18, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce a $250,000 grant from the Kermit Gitens... Read More
Three Touro Law Students Receive NYC Bar Diversity Fellowships
Posted On March 11, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce that three students received New York City Bar Diversity Fel... Read More
Touro Law Announces Two-Year Accelerated J.D. Program
Posted On March 5, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce the creation of a new two-year accelerated J.D. program. Thi... Read More
Touro Law Announces New Clinics to Address Immigration, Criminal Law and Bankruptcy
Posted On March 4, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce new and revamped clinical programs that since this fall resu... Read More
Robin Hood Foundation Awards $42K Grant to Touro Law
Posted On February 20, 2014
Touro Law Center is pleased to announce that it has received a grant in the amount of $42,000 from t... Read More
Student Volunteers to Provide Tax Assistance
Posted On February 19, 2014
Touro Law students are providing free tax help to low and moderate income community members who need... Read More
Annual Public Interest Job Fair to be Held at Touro Law on February 25, 2014
Posted On February 12, 2014
Touro Law Center will host its Seventh Annual Touro Law Public Interest/Government Career Fair on Tu... Read More
Dean Salkin's Response to Judge Lippman's Announcement of the ProBono Scholars Program
Posted On February 11, 2014
Today, New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman announced a new Pro Bono Scholars Program in his... Read More
Distinguished Historian to Lecture on “Jews in Shanghai and China During the Holocaust”
Posted On January 30, 2014

Dr. Pan Guang, Vice Chairman and Professor of Shanghai Center for International Stu... Read More

John Santucci Justice Scholarship Established at Touro Law
Posted On January 29, 2014
Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce the establishment of the John San... Read More
Touro Law to Host Day of Service in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for SuperStorm Sandy Victims
Posted On January 16, 2014
Touro Law Center will be hosting a Day of Service for SuperStorm Sandy victims in honor of Dr. Martin Lut... Read More
Touro Law Center’s International Justice Center for Post-Graduate Development Leverages Free WestlawNext Services for Current Law School Incubators & Residency Programs
Posted On January 15, 2014
Touro Law’s International Justice Center for Post-Graduate Development (“Center”)... Read More
Touro Law Receives $40K from Hagedorn Foundation
Posted On January 14, 2014
Touro Law Center Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that the Hagedorn Foundation has awarde... Read More