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Seth Lipner

LipnerSeth E. Lipner, Professor of Law in the Zicklin School of Business, is a seasoned expert in the field of business law and is available to comment on:

  — Laws/regulations that govern the financial services industry
— Investment  fraud
— Mandatory arbitration of consumer disputes
— Legal and economic aspects  of gray market goods
— Undergraduate business education and curriculum development

Professor Lipner was contributing columnist on securities arbitration for Forbes.com and the co-author of the annual Securities Arbitration Desk Reference. He has written many law books and book chapters and has published scholarly articles in numerous professional journals, including The American Review of International Arbitration, The Cornell Journal of International Law and the University of Memphis Law Review. He has also been a frequent commentator in the media, including CNN, NPR, Bloomberg Businssweek, The Wall Street Journal, and Newsweek and has written an op-ed piece for The New York Times.

In 2010, Professor Lipner received the Sidney Lirtzman Award for distinguished teaching, research and service. Besides his academic and professional writing endeavors, Professor Lipner serves on the Board of Directors for the Hildegard Lash Foundation.  He was previously a member of the National Arbitration and Mediation Committee of the National Association of Securities Dealers (now FINRA) and also served as president of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association, 1994-95 and 2000-01; and as member of the Board of Editors for Securities Arbitration Commentator, 1999-2001.

Professor Lipner received his BS in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, a JD from Albany Law School, and his LLM from the School of Law at New York University.

CONTACTS:

Manny Romero, 646-660-6141, Manuel.Romero@baruch.cuny.edu
Mercedes Sanchez, 646-660-6112, Mercedes.sanchez@baruch.cuny.edu
Celene McDermott, 646-660-6134; Celene.McDermott@baruch.cuny.edu