Chatterjee to speak on Sustainable Development Goal 16 in Ireland

Deen Chatterjee, a senior fellow at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will speak at Trinity College, Dublin on March 20-22. Chatterjee will speak on the topic of the Sustainable Development Goal 16 , on ideas such as justice, inclusion, and democracy as key components of sustainable global development and durable global security.  He […]

Dryer and Chatterjee honored with Leadership in Ethics Education Awards

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professors Randy Dryer and Deen Chatterjee have been named by The David Eccles School of Business Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative as winners of the Leadership in Ethics Education Awards for the 2015-2016 academic year.  “These colleagues were chosen on behalf of the faculty for their successful efforts to create […]

Rosky quoted in New York Times on change in sex education bill

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky was quoted in the New York Times about the Utah sex education bill to remove the phrase “advocacy of homosexuality” and replace it with advocacy of premarital or extramarital sexual activity.” Click here to see the full article »

Craig article on ocean acidification ranked among top 25 environmental articles of 2016

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig wrote an article titled, Dealing with Ocean Acidification: The Problem, the Clean Water Act, and State and Regional Approaches for the Washington Law Review. This article has been named one of the Top 25 environmental, natural resources and energy law articles of 2016. pdf link: […]

Rosky interviewed in Salt Lake Tribune about sex education law

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky was quoted in the Salt Lake Tribune about the Utah Senate Committee’s repeal on SB-196, or the “No Promo-Homo” law. Rosky states: “The critical point here is that the bill is fairness for all…It treats all students alike.” Click here to see the full […]

3rd Annual Human Trafficking Symposium draws media attention

On Feb. 17 the S.J. Quinney College of Law Social Justice Student Initiative (SJSI) held the 3rd Annual Human Trafficking Symposium. Fox13 News covered the event. Click here to watch the news clip »

Guiora op-ed on hate-crimes published in Salt Lake Tribune

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Amos Guiora published on op-ed for the Salt Lake Tribune on Feb. 18. The article is titled, “Pass Utah hate-crimes law to protect our most vulnerable.”  

Job opening: EDR Program Associate Director / Senior Mediator

The College of Law has a job opening for a EDR Program Associate Director / Senior Mediator. Information is available here:  https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/61527.   Applications should be submitted on-line; the position is open until filled. Qualifications A JD degree. A minimum of five (5) years of professional experience serving as a neutral mediator or facilitator for projects involving complex […]

Contreras’ commentary in Science garners media coverage

Several media outlets covered new research published in Science by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Associate Professor Jorge Contreras, which proposes universities holding CRISPR patents open their licenses to broader segments of the biopharma industry —a change that could potentially lead to important discoveries for human health and medicine.   Contreras, along with […]

HB236, “Mobile Home Park Residents Rights” bill goes to the full House

On February 15, 2017, The Salt Lake Tribune highlighted a bill crafted by Professor Linda Smith, S.J. Quinney College of Law students and others as part of the College of Law’s Mobile Home Park Helpline, an ongoing project of the Clinical program. HB236 was endorsed on an 8-1 vote Wednesday by the House Business and Labor Committee, and […]