Dan Kornstein Delivers a Talk on Shakespeare to the New York City Bar

  • February 19, 2016

On February 17, 2016, ECBAWM partner Dan Kornstein delivered a talk on Shakespeare at a program at the New York City Bar on “Litigation and Literature in the New York Courts: Shaw, Shakespeare & Sherlock” presented by the Historical Society of the New York Courts. The focus of Dan’s talk was Shakespeare Workshop v. Robert Moses, 8 A.D. 2d 343, 187 N.Y.S.2d 683 (1st Dep’t 1959), in which the Appellate Division unanimously reversed a lower court ruling that had dismissed an Article 78 proceeding by Joseph Papp to review NYC Parks Commissioner Moses’s refusal to permit free performances of Shakespeare in Central Park.