Jay W. Waks, Partner in the Litigation Department and Chair of the Employment and Labor Law practice, has been selected by Cornell University to receive its 2010 Frank H.T. Rhodes Award for Exemplary Alumni Service. This award, Cornell University’s highest for alumni, honors long-term leadership and service to Cornell. Honorees are chosen from candidates nominated by Cornell alumni based on the nominee’s length and breadth of activities and leadership, unique or unsung contributions to the University, and involvement with Cornell since graduation. The award, named in honor of Cornell's 10th president, will be presented at its annual dinner on September 24, 2010, in Ithaca, New York.