Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will speak on ranking and reporting corporate respect for human rights at the Institute for International Law and Justice at New York University School of Law. Her July 6, 2015 presentation is entitled “Indicators as Enforcement: Regulating the Corporate Social […]
Jordan Dez, ’15, has joined Kirton McConkie’s International and Tax and Estate Planning sections. She previously interned for the Hon. Scott M. Matheson, Jr., in the U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals and worked as a legal research assistant in the Office of General Counsel at the University of Utah. Her practice focuses on cross-border business […]
On July 2, 2015, Professor Wayne McCormack was interviewed by The Salt Lake Tribune for a story, “The Deseret territorial flag still flies over Salt Lake City.” The story is about the Flag of the Kingdom of God of the State of Deseret, which flies above Ensign Peak Nature Park, a Salt Lake City municipal park. “After […]
On June 30, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora discussed recent changes in U.S. regarding hostage negotiation and the payment of ransom on BYU Radio’s Top of Mind program. Click here to listen to the interview.
On June 27, 2015, Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was honored at the 2015 Utah Gala with an Equality Award. Rosky received the award in recognition of his lifetime of work in improving civil rights. Rosky, a national expert on sexual orientation law, has long […]
Following the Supreme Court’s June 26, 2015 decision legalizing same-sex marriage, the media sought commentary from Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. To date, Rosky has discussed the ruling, and its possible implications, in two Salt Lake Tribune articles: “Utah lawmaker: Does logic behind gay-marriage ruling […]
On Friday, June 26, 2015, at 12:00 p.m. MDT, Jorge Contreras, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will be a guest on This Week in Law. He will discuss a range of intellectual property issues and cases from the past week including the Supreme Court’s decision about a Spiderman […]
Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been re-appointed to a position on the second-phase committee, the Committee to Review the Edwards Aquifer Habitat Conservation Program. The Habitat Conservation Program implements the Habitat Conservation Plan that supports the Edwards Aquifer Incidental Take Permit under the federal […]
Rand Haddock, ’74, joined Arizona-headquartered NewLAWu.s. to practice finance law. He has 30 years’ experience in finance law advising corporations and financial institutions.
James Owen, a rising 2L at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, is the recent recipient of a scholarship and fellowship. In the interview below, he describes the awards, shares guidelines on how maximize the chance of obtaining an award (one of which is the obvious but easily overlooked tip to carefully […]