University Professor David Driesen recently spoke with CNY Central on governmental power issues surrounding New York State’s mask mandate for schools.
In the article, Professor Nina Kohn, Faculty Director of Online Education, says, “COVID-19 has shown us that there are many ways to deliver legal education. It does not have to be one size fits all.”
Professor Nina Kohn Reacts to Big Law Firms Join Nursing Homes, Hospitals in Fight Over Liability for COVID-19 Deaths
In the New York Law Journal story, “Big Law Firms Join Nursing Homes, Hospitals in Fight Over Liability for COVID-19 Deaths”, Professor Nina Kohn notes that the introduction of more high-powered attorneys signals that providers—which are often large, chain entities that own facilities across multiple jurisdictions—might be stepping up efforts to secure appellate victories.
“Private enforcement models often create this stigma against the enforcers, the plaintiffs, who are just enforcing a law that’s been in place for three decades.”
Professor Doron Dorfman testified to the United States House of Representatives Committee on Education and Labor Joint Hearing of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections and the Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Human Services on Oct. 26, 2021, on the topic of “Protecting Lives and Livelihoods: Vaccine Requirements and Employee Accommodations” ...