Professor Elliot Axelrod is a Professor of Law and Chairperson Emeritus (1988-2012) of the Department of Law, and teaches undergraduate, graduate and honors law courses. He has authored numerous published scholarly and professional articles and has over 25 years of experience as a practicing attorney in the areas of corporate, estate and entertainment law. Professor Axelrod has lectured extensively to business and professional organizations and has been the recipient of awards for excellence in teaching and outstanding service to Baruch College. He serves as a court appointed fiduciary and is active in civic and charitable work.
“Mitigation of Damages in Breach of Entertainment and Other Service Contracts”. Rutgers Journal of Law and Public Policy, Volume 15, Issue 1, Fall 2017.
The Efficacy of the Negative Injunction in Breach of Entertainment Contracts. The John Marshall Law Review, Volume 46: pp 409 – 427, 2013.
Ideas, A Dime A Dozen, or Worth Protection?. University of Denver Sturm College of Law Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, Volume 13: pp 3 – 22, 2012.
A Pragmatic Scrutiny of Liquidated Damages. Lincoln University Law Review, Volume 19 (2): pp 79-95, 1991.
Successive Assignments–Conflicting Priorities. University of Dayton Law Review, Volume 14 (2): pp 295-308, April 1990.
Regulating the Assignment Relationship–U.C.C. 2-210. Detroit College of Law Review, No. 1, pp 1-21, Spring 1984.
The Doctrine of Implied Ratification–Application and Limitations. Oklahoma Law Review Volume, 36 (4): pp 849-62, Fall 1983.
The Charging Order–Rights of a Partner’s Creditor. Arkansas Law Review, Volume 36 (1): pp 81-101, Fall 1982.
Application of U.C.C. 2-202 – The Integrated Agreement, The Capital University Law Review, Volume 12 (1), pp 1-16. Fall 1982.
Specific Performance of Contracts for Sales of Goods – Expansion or Retrenchment, Vermont Law Review, Volume 7 (2), pp 249-272, Fall 1982.
The Requirements Contract – What is Required?, Drake Law Review, Volume 31 (2), pp 83-110, Fall 1981.
Judicial Attitudes Towards Specific Performance of Construction Contracts, University of Dayton Law Review, Volume 7 (1), pp 33-49, Fall 1981.
The Effect of Rejection on the Option Contract, Oklahoma City University Law Review, Volume 6 (2), pp 415-430, Summer 1981.
Outstanding Honors Teaching Award (2011)
President, Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society (2010 – present)
Faculty Inductee, Golden Key International Honor Society (2011)
Excellence in Teaching Award, 2006
Senior Zicklin Fellow in Law, 2002
Presidential Excellence in Teaching Award, 2001
Distinguished Service Award, May 2000
Baruch College Alumni Association Faulty Service Award, 2000
Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society Faculty Award, 1997
Excellence in Teaching Award, 1991