Eileen Kaufman is Professor of Law at Touro Law Center. She graduated with highest honors from Skidmore College and received her J.D. and LLM. from New York University School of Law. Before joining the faculty at Touro, Professor Kaufman served as managing attorney at Westchester Legal Services where her work included major class actions and law reform relating to government benefit programs. Professor Kaufman was Touro's Vice Dean from 1996-2000, the founder of Touro Law's summer program in India and the co-director of Touro Law's summer program in Israel. Among her professional activities, Professor Kaufman served as the co-President of the Society of American Law Teachers, the Reporter for the New York Pattern Jury Instructions Committee, the chairperson of the Bar Admission and Lawyer Performance Committee of the American Association of Law Schools, a member of the Committee on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York and the New York State Judicial Institute on Professionalism in the Law. She currently co-chairs the Committee on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar of the New York State Bar Association.
Deference or Abdication: A Comparison of the Supreme Courts of Israel and the United States in Cases Involving Real or Perceived Threats to National Security, 12 Wash. U. Global Stud. L. Rev. 95 (2013)
The Supreme Courts of Israel and the United States treat cases involving national security radically...