2017 Dedicatee: Pauline Newman
Each year, the members of the journal dedicate a volume of the Annual Survey of American Law to a legal scholar or practitioner who has made a significant impact on the development of American legal practice.
The NYU Annual Survey of American Law will dedicate its 74th Volume to Pauline Newman, Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. The following friends and colleagues of Judge Newman will share their reflections and pay tribute to her work:
Raymond Chen: Circuit Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Rochelle C. Dreyfuss: Pauline Newman Professor of Law; Co-Director, Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy; Co-Director, Competition, Innovation, & Information Law Program
James A. Worth: Administrative Patent Judge, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Rachel Elsby: Counsel, Akin Gump Stauss Hauer & Field LLP
Daniel J. Klein: Associate, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
The ceremony will take place at the Law School on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, in Greenberg Lounge, located on the first floor of Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South. Doors will open at 5:15 p.m and the ceremony will begin at 5:30pm. We expect the event will be well attended and recommend arriving early. A reception with Judge Newman will follow, also set to be held in Greenberg Lounge.
If you would like to attend, please RSVP here by 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 16.