News and Events

Lightspark Media Summit

Co-sponsored by the S.J. Quinney College of Law and the Lightspark Foundation Funded in part by the Lee E. Teitelbaum Endowment #lightspark2017 8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Join fellow digital artists, musicians, directors, producers, actors, business people, students and attorneys for this day-long symposium to explore emerging trends […]

How the Filmmaking Business and Law Really Work

// see related news story // Hollywood Insiders to Reveal Inner Workings of Film Biz and Law at Oct. 25 Seminar 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Sutherland Moot Courtroom Join presenters Bob Rubin, Jeffrey Korchek, Julie Spielberg-Senet, and Roger Armstrong for a daylong exploration of how movies really get made. These four veteran Hollywood insiders […]

Adjunct Prof Leavens Publishes new Music Law Book

Tom Leavens, an adjunct professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, is the author of a new book, Music Law for the General Practitioner, which covers a variety of music-related topics including band issues, publishing, personal appearances, and finding value in music transactions. “I am so proud to have this in […]

Hollywood Producer Patrick Markey to Visit College of Law November 23

Veteran film producer Patrick Markey, who has produced the films The Good Life, The Joy Luck Club, The Natural, The Horse Whisperer, and A River Runs Through It, will visit the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law on Monday, November 23.

andre douglas pond cummings to Visit College of Law as Visiting Professor

During the fall 2009 semester, andre douglas pond cummings will visit the S.J. Quinney College of Law from the West Virginia University College of Law, where he is a Professor of Law. Professor cummings earned an undergraduate degree in Sociology from Brigham Young University in 1994 and graduated cum laude with his J.D. from Howard […]