Rosky Interviewed for Guardian Story on Marriage Equality, Anti-Discrimination

Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was intereviewed for an April 24, 2015, story in the Guardian, “Gay Marriage is ready to be legal across America. The culture war is far from over.” The story profiles three same-sex couples in different regions of the U.S., including […]

College of Law’s Minority Law Caucus Receives U’s Equity and Diversity Award

On April 21, 2015, the College of Law’s Minority Law Caucus (MLC) received the University of Utah’s Equity and Diversity Award for sustained contributions by students. In the announcement letter, Kathryn Stockton, the Interim Associate Vice President for Equity and Diversity, wrote, “The committee was especially impressed by the longevity of the MLC and the […]

Lockhart Publishes Op-Ed in The Hindu on dilution of Indian Environmental Protections

Bill Lockhart, Emeritus Professor of Law, published an April 22, 2015, op-ed, “The Ministry of Magic Tricks,” in The Hindu, one of the two largest newspapers of record in India. In the editorial, which concerns the Indian government’s decision to dilute environmental protections for project approval, Lockhart writes, “Puzzled by this behaviour, we are forced […]

Mabey to Chair International Panel in Naples Italy

Ralph R. Mabey, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will chair an international panel on the subject of “Solving Corporate Group Insolvencies” on June 16, 2015, in Naples, Italy, at the annual conference of the International Insolvency Institute.

Guiora Quoted in Vice News Article about New Indian Drones

Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in an April 8, 2105 Vice News article, “Police in India Now Have Drones That Can Shower Unruly Crowds with Pepper Spray.” In response to concerns about the protection of civil liberties and the risks inherent in remote […]

Bernstein Contributes to Recently Published Tenth Edition Legal Research Book

Melissa Bernstein, Director of the S.J. Quinney College of Law Library, revised three chapters in the newly published “Barkan, Bintliff, and Whisner’s Fundamentals of Legal Research, Tenth Edition.” Bernstein said the following about her participation in the book. “Fundamentals, now in its 10th edition, is a foundational treatise on legal research and I am honored […]

Counter-Terrorism Simulation Gains Local Media Attention

On April 10, 2015, students involved in the S.J. Quinney College of Law Global Perspectives on Counter-Terrorism course participated in the eighth annual counter-terrorism simulation. ABC4 Utah attended part of the simulation and broadcast a story about the event. See the news clip here »

Rosky Quoted in Washington Post Article on Same-Sex Marriage

Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in an April 12, 2015, Washington Post article, “Gay rights, religious rights and a compromise in an unlikely place: Utah.” The article recounts the efforts by legislators, activists, and others, to reach an agreement on balancing religious rights […]

Contreras to Moderate IP Panel at Northwestern University Roundtable

On April 10, 2015, Jorge Contreras, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will moderate a panel discussion at the Third Annual Searle Center Research Roundtable on Innovation Economics – Patent and Technology Standard Data Sets at Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago. Contreras’s panel will focus on […]

College of Law to Host Annual Alumni Dinner May 14 at Rice-Eccles Stadium

On Thursday, May 14, the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will host its annual Alumni Dinner at Rice-Eccles Stadium on the University of Utah campus.   The college will present awards to three alumni and one honorary alumnus. “The alumni dinner is always an enjoyable opportunity for our graduates to catch up with […]