Contreras publishes new book on patents

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras has published a new book. The Cambridge Handbook of Technical Standardization Law: Competition, Antitrust and Patents is newly released by Cambridge University Press. The text is the first comprehensive global treatment of a rapidly growing field that lies at the intersection of patent and antitrust/competition […]

Kogan appears on KRCL to discuss World AIDS Day

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan appeared on KRCL recently to discuss World AIDS Day.  Listen to the full segment here.   Kogan was a part of establishing a project at the U to document the history of AIDS and HIV in Utah.  

Tokson interviewed by Deseret News on Carpenter v. United States case in U.S. Supreme Court

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Matthew Tokson was interviewed by the Deseret News about the Carpenter vs. United States case pending before the U.S. Supreme Court. Read the full story here.  Earlier this week, Justice Sonia Sotomayor cited research by Tokson during discussion of the case, which legal scholars anticipate may transform privacy […]

Research by Tokson cited in U.S. Supreme Court arguments

When the U.S. Supreme Court heard the high stakes arguments of Carpenter v. United States in the nation’s capital on Wednesday, a familiar name popped up as justices considered legal issues in the case. Justice Sonia Sotomayor cited research by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Matthew Tokson during discussion of the […]

Limitations of abortion law at center of Dec.1 symposium at University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law

For 15 years, Willie Parker has walked past picketers who threaten his life as he heads into his clinic to provide abortions in the Deep South. Parker’s story is chronicled in his memoir, “Life’s Work,” and in the 2016 documentary “Trapped,” which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival. An outspoken advocate for reproductive justice, Parker — […]

Contreras quoted in Deseret News on legal issues at play in Comic-Con controversy

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras was quoted in the Deseret News in an article titled “Can Salt Lake Comic Con win over San Diego jurors in impactful trademark case?”   Read the full article here.

Peterson fields media interviews on controversial leadership changes at federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Christopher L. Peterson appeared in several news outlets to discuss controversy surrounding who is in charge of the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau following the director Richard Cordray’s recent resignation. Peterson was interviewed by American Banker magazine and appeared on MSNBC. Peterson’s commentary comes in the […]

Tokson publishes op-ed about significance of cell phone tracking case before U.S. Supreme Court case in New York magazine

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Matthew Tokson published an op-ed in New York magazine explaining why a pending case before the U.S. Supreme Court, Carpenter v. United States, will have important ramifications for cell phone tracking. Read the full commentary here.     

Andersen Jones publishes commentary about state of journalism under Trump administration on CNN

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor RonNell Andersen Jones recently published an op-ed about the free press on CNN.  The commentary, “Value your constitutional rights? Thank a journalist,” explores the assault on the free press under the Trump administration. Read the commentary in its entirety here.   

Chatterjee participates in symposium on Civil-Military Alliance

Deen Chatterjee, a senior fellow at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, was invited by Tuft University’s Institute for Global Leadership to participate in a two-day symposium on Civil-Military Alliance to commemorate the Veterans Day weekend on Nov. 10-11 at Tufts University. The institute works to bridge the civil-military gap and foster lasting relationships between future […]