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Matheson Confirmed to 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

On December 22, Scott Matheson, a professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was confirmed to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in the final hours of the U.S. Senate’s lame-duck session.

Matheson to Hold Hugh B. Brown Presidential Endowed Chair

Dean Hiram Chodosh of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law recently publicly announced that Scott Matheson will hold the Hugh B. Brown Presidential Endowed Chair in Law at the College of Law.

Matheson to Speak at Minority Bar Association Awards Banquet on Oct. 23

Scott Matheson, a Professor of Law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will be the keynote speaker at the Utah Minority Bar Association’s Annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet on October 23, 2009. The evening event will be held at the downtown Radisson Hotel, 215 W. South Temple in Salt Lake City.  Items to be […]

Matheson Wins 2009 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize

Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times by Scott M. Matheson, Jr., a Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has won the 2009 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize.

College of Law to Host Symposium on Religious Rights and National Security Oct. 23

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will host a symposium focused on religious rights, counter-terrorism and national security on October 23.

Cassell, Medwed Reflect on Sotomayor Nomination in SL Trib

On July 13, University of Utah College of Law professors Paul Cassell and Daniel Medwed were among those interviewed by The Salt Lake Tribune concerning the nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court, which is being debated this week by the U.S. Senate. The Tribune article notes that more than 1,200 legal scholars […]

Matheson to Present Authors @ Google Talk on June 24

On Wednesday, June 24, Scott Matheson, a professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present a talk from his new book Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times as part of the Authors@Google series. Matheson’s talk will begin at 1:00 PST (2:00 MDT). Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times examines the appropriate scope of […]

Matheson to Present on New Book in Washington, D.C. on May 27

Scott Matheson, Jr., professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of law and former Public Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center, will make a presentation on his new book Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times in Washington, D.C .on Wednesday, May 27 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for […]

Quinney College Dinner Honors Pro Bono Initiative and Clinical Program Participants

On Friday April 17, 2009 the S.J. Quinney College of Law hosted its Access to Justice Recognition Dinner at the Salt Lake City Marriott City Center to honor the law students of the class of 2009, attorneys, and supervisors actively involved in the College’s Pro Bono Initiative and Civil Clinical Program for their commitment to […]

Matheson to Guest on KUED's Utah NOW

On Friday, April 10, Scott Matheson, Jr., a professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will guest on the KUED Channel 7 program Utah NOW. Matheson, the author of the new book Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times (Harvard University Press), will join host Doug Fabrizio to talk about how American leaders have […]