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383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States

November 2017

Colorado at University of Utah

November 25, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Home game. Kickoff at TBA

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December 2017

Medical and Legal Aspects of Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP) Laws

December 1, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 TRAP laws have been proliferating in many states.  These laws impose special requirements on abortion providers: requirements of informed consent, equipment, inspections, fetal protection, and even procedures.  In 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court held in Whole Women’s Health v. Hellerstedt that TRAP laws are unconstitutional if they impose unreasonable burdens on women’s health without offsetting benefits supported by evidence. This symposium brings together experts in medicine, law, and…

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Downtown CLE: Wildfire Law and Policy on Federal Public Lands

December 14, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:00 p.m., Dorsey & Whitney, LLP (136 Main St #1000, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) The talk will describe the evolution of federal wildfire policy and review the science surrounding wildfires before turning to the laws and policies governing wildfire management. The legal review will examine agency authority, the Healthy Forests Restoration Act, relevant environmental laws, the role of state law, related litigation, and liability issues. It will conclude by identifying critical current problems and potential solutions. 1 hour of…

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January 2018

A Conversation on Environmental Racism

January 17, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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For details visit http://diversity.utah.edu/mlk/ Speakers: -Robert Bullard, nationally known as the father of environmental justice and the author of eighteen books that address environmental racism, urban land use, climate justice, and emergency response; -Tara Houska, a protestor for the Dakota access pipeline at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, tribal-rights attorney, and national campaigns director for indigenous led environmental justice organization, Honor the Earth; -Nayyirah Shariff, a grassroots organizer based in Flint, Michigan and co-founder of the Flint Democracy Defense League…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 17, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Jim Herrington

January 18, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - January 19, 2018 @ 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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PLEASE NOTE: Due to inclement weather on the East Coast, Herrington's flight has been delayed. His lecture is rescheduled to Friday, January 19, at 12:15 p.m. The event will be streamed and recorded on the S.J. Quinney College of Law YouTube channel, though due to copyright infringement no pictures from his book will be shown on the recording. The Climbers 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) For nearly 2 decades, professional photographer Jim Herrington has…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 24, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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4th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium

January 26, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Human Trafficking: Architectures of Understanding, Enforcement and Aid Presented by the S.J. Quinney College of Law’s Social Justice Student Initiative 8:30a.m. - 2:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 The 2018 Human Trafficking Symposium will discuss how constructions and definitions of human trafficking impact how it is addressed. Who are the victims, who are the criminals, and who determines this and how? Are there policy gaps? Who might be falling through? This year, we have invited professionals and…

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Downtown CLE – Stream Access, the Public Trust Doctrine, and Utah Stream Access Coalition: Where Are We Now in Utah?

January 26, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:00 p.m., Jones Waldo (170 Main St Suite 1500, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) This CLE will provide an overview of navigable waters, stream access, and the public trust doctrine in Utah. After beginning with an introduction to these subjects and prior Utah court decisions, the discussion will focus on the Utah Supreme Court's late-2017 decision in Utah Stream Access Coalition v. Orange Street Development, assessing how this decision changes or solidifies prior aspects of Utah law on these issues.…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 31, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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February 2018

Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Robin Kundis Craig

February 1, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The End of Sustainability: Learning to Live with the Trickster in Natural Resources Management 12:15-1:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom, (Level 6) The time has come for us to collectively reexamine—and ultimately move past—the concept of sustainability in environmental and natural resources law and management. The continued invocation of sustainability in policy discussions ignores the emerging reality of the Anthropocene, which is creating a world characterized by extreme complexity, radical uncertainty, and unprecedented change. From a legal…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 7, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 14, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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52nd Annual William H. Leary Lecture – Orin S. Kerr

February 15, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Personal Privacy, Cell Phone Tracking and the 4th Amendment 5:30 p.m. – Reception 6:00 p.m. – Lecture S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Most adults carry a cell phone, and our cell phones generate tracking records whenever they are used. When can the government get those records and learn where people have been? At the 2018 Leary Lecture, Professor Orin Kerr will explore this issue, including the case of Carpenter v. United States. In this case, argued…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 21, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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Downtown CLE: Scott v. Scott vs. Scott v. Scott vs. SB 51: Cohabitation and the Termination of Alimony – Where do we stand?

February 22, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Scott v. Scott vs. Scott v. Scott vs. SB 51: Cohabitation and the Termination of Alimony – Where do we stand? 12:00-1:00 p.m., Richards Brandt Miller and Nelson (299 S Main St, 15th Floor, SLC, 84111) This CLE will discuss the Utah Court of Appeals and Utah Supreme Court decisions in the Scott v. Scott decisions and the legislative response regarding how and when alimony will terminate upon a recipient’s cohabitation and who bears the burden of proof. 1 hour of CLE (pending). $15 lunch…

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2018 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 28, 2018 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 4th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal practice in law and the biosciences. Registered students at the College of Law will receive…

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March 2018

2nd Annual Lightspark Media Summit

March 2, 2018 @ 7:30 am - March 3, 2018 @ 5:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Visit www.lightspark.media for information and registration.

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Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – Chip Ward

March 8, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Stony Mesa Sagas 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom, Level 6 Book description from Publisher's Weekly review "Ward refracts the challenges of the modern American Southwest in this zany mosaic debut novel. In three nearly self-contained sections, residents of tiny Stony Mesa face off against outsiders who fail to appreciate the land. The first plot pits wannabe cowboy Bo Hineyman and his neon-signed tourist trap bar against townspeople as his daughter, Luna Waxwing, returns to Stony Mesa…

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Wallace Stegner Center Lecture – John D. Leshy

March 14, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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This lecture is in conjunction with the Wallace Stegner Center 23rd Annual Symposium. Debunking the Creation Myths of America’s Public Lands 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) "We must embrace large federal landholdings as a shared patrimony—a precious heritage which binds us to our ancestors and which we, in turn, hold in trust for future generations. It is our heavy responsibility to manage these assets wisely, so that they continue to serve…

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Wallace Stegner Center 23rd Annual Symposium – Public Lands in a Changing West

March 15, 2018 @ 8:00 am - March 16, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) The Stegner Center’s 23rd Symposium will address “Public Lands in a Changing West.” With controversy continuing to embroil the federal public lands, and with our nation approaching the 50th anniversary of the 1970 Public Land Law Review Commission report, this is an opportune time to examine the changes that have occurred during the past fifty years, the forces driving current controversies, and the opportunities to anticipate and resolve future conflicts. Also…

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Stegner Center Green Bag – Andrew Gruber

March 29, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Wasatch Choice 2050 Regional Vision 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Two themes have become central to the present and future of Utah: growth and change. Along the Wasatch Front, these dynamics present real challenges, but also provide for significant opportunity based on the choices we make as communities today. The Wasatch Choice 2050 process will establish a blueprint for growth that supports a well-functioning, inclusive economy, improves air quality, and enhances the overall quality…

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The 3rd Annual Breaking the Pipeline Symposium

March 31, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 The S.J. Quinney College of Law will be hosting the 3rd Annual "Breaking the Pipeline Symposium" on Saturday, March 31st, 2018. This event will bring together public school teachers and administrators, social workers, juvenile justice practitioners, legal practitioners, lawmakers, and University of Utah students to learn about the over-criminalization of youth in public schools, leading to what is commonly known as the School to Prison Pipeline. In particular, this symposium will educate…

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April 2018

Law School Application Workshop

April 4, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Wednesday, April 4, 2018 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 3603 This workshop is free and open to anyone interested in applying to the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. Covered topics include: Admissions application timeline LSAT Personal Statement Letters of Recommendation Costs associated with applying to law school Click HERE to register! Tours of the College of Law building will be offered at the conclusion of the…

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“Making a Murderer” Q&A with Defense Attorney Dean Strang

April 5, 2018 @ 8:45 am - 10:15 am
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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“Making a Murderer: An Inside Look at the Steven Avery case with Defense Attorney Dean Strang” Registration requested » 8:45 a.m. Bagels, 9:00 a.m., Q&A, S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Millions of Americans were captivated by the Netflix documentary “Making a Murderer” when it premiered in 2015. The 10-episode series unraveled as the perfect crime thriller as viewers contemplated in each new twist of the case whether two defendants —Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey…

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Financing Your Legal Education Workshop

April 11, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Wednesday, April 11, 2018 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 3603 This workshop is free and open to anyone interested in applying to the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. Covered topics include: The costs of attending law school Types of financial aid available How to apply for financial aid Click HERE to register! Tours of the College of Law building will be offered at the conclusion of…

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Conversational Summit On The Opioid Crisis In Utah

April 23, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  Bringing stakeholders together to explore legal and social barriers 12:30-5:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 This summit brings stakeholders together to identify barriers that they face, explore strategies for addressing these barriers, and encourage practical solutions to effective treatment of pain, addiction, and their aftermaths. The problems of opioid addiction and overdose are multifaceted. Solutions are urgent but encounter multiple legal and social barriers, especially in states with rural populations that lack effective access to health care and other social services. Many who…

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Movie Premiere: Little Pink House

April 23, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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5:30 p.m., panel, 6:30 p.m., screening, S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Little Pink House stars two-time Academy Award nominee Catherine Keener, Emmy nominee Jeanne Tripplehorn, and Callum Keith Rennie. The screenplay is adapted from Jeff Benedict’s book, Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage. Based on a true story, a small-town EMT named Susette Kelo (Catherine Keener) leaves a bad marriage, and starts over in a new town. She buys a rundown cottage in…

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Annual Alumni Dinner 2018

April 25, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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2017 Alumni Dinner Award winners   5:30 – 7:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 Join the S.J Quinney College of Law and your fellow alums for this year’s annual alumni dinner at the College of Law. This event is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and network with new ones. Registration required » Reception: 5:30 p.m. Dinner & Awards: 6:00 p.m. $60 per person. $30 for 3L students.   Award Recipients Alumna of the Year…

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May 2018

CLE: The Ethics of Using Technology for Business Development

May 2, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Want your business and client development to go viral?  Join the S.J. Quinney College of Law Young Alumni Association and Utah State Bar Young Lawyer’s Division at this exciting CLE to learn about the ethics, the methods, and everything in-between. 1 hour Utah Ethics CLE (pending). Registration requested » Speakers Randy L. Dryer, Professor of Law, S.J. Quinney College of Law I have professionally reinvented myself several times over.…

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Downtown CLE: Summary Judgment in Utah After Salo v. Tyler

May 10, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:00 p.m., Ray, Quinney & Nebeker (36 State St #1400, Salt Lake City, UT 84111) This CLE will discuss the changes, clarifications and procedure for summary judgment in Utah. 1 hour Utah CLE. $15 lunch fee or free no-lunch option. Registration is now closed. Contact Lori Nelson with questions. Presenters: Judge Todd M. Shaughnessy, Third District Court Judge, Utah Courts Judge Todd M. Shaughnessy was appointed to the Third District Court in May 2011 by Governor Gary Herbert. He serves…

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Commencement – Class of 2018

May 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Law commencement ceremony: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Kingsbury Hall 1395 East Presidents Circle Salt Lake City, UT 84112 Commencement will be streamed live and archived on the College of Law YouTube channel » Reception for law graduates and guests: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Presidents Circle Lawn Directly south of Kingsbury Hall In the event of inclement weather alternative plans will be announced. Keynote Address: Dahlia Lithwick Dahlia Lithwick is a contributing editor at Newsweek and senior editor at Slate. She…

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July 2018

Utah State Bar Convention College of Law Social in Sun Valley

July 26, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Utah State Bar Convention at Sun Valley S.J. Quinney College of Law Social Hosted by the S.J. Quinney College of Law 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Sun Valley Lodge Terrace Come socialize with your fellow alums at the annual S.J. Quinney College of Law Utah Bar Convention Social. For questions contact Lori Nelson (801) 587-0059. Utah State Bar Convention Visit the Utah State Bar website for more details »

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August 2018

CDO Mixer – Meet the 1L’s

August 16, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Meet the 1L’s at Gracie’s! 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Gracie’s Bar & Grill, 326 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City We would like to invite you to stop by Gracie’s Bar in downtown Salt Lake on August 16th to meet our incoming class of 1L law students for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year. Who: Attorneys and Law Students (Non-SJQ Alumni Attorneys are also encouraged to attend – feel free to extend the invitation to attorneys in your organization). What: Attorneys…

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SBA Welcome Back BBQ

August 21, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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4:30 – 6:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, 2nd Floor & Outdoor Patio Please join us for a Welcome Back BBQ including food, music and games at the new College of Law building. Come meet students from all the classes. Families are welcome. We need a headcount for food, Please RSVP » We hope to see you there! For questions contact Haley (801) 587-7890.  

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Class of 1968 Reunion

August 24, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 50 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $65 per person Dinner will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Class of 1963 Class Reunion

August 25, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 55 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $65 per person Dinner will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Weber State at University of Utah

August 30, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Home football game. 6:00 p.m., MT

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September 2018

Law School Application Workshop

September 4, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Tuesday, September 4, 2018 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) This workshop is free and open to anyone interested in applying to the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. Covered topics include: Admissions application timeline LSAT Personal Statement Letters of Recommendation Costs associated with applying to law school Click HERE to register! Tours of the College of Law building will be offered at the conclusion…

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Class of 1988 Reunion

September 7, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 30 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Class of 2013 Reunion

September 8, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 5 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Financing Your Legal Education Workshop

September 11, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Tuesday, September 11, 2018 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) This workshop is free and open to anyone interested in applying to the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. Covered topics include: The costs of attending law school Types of financial aid available How to apply for financial aid Click HERE to register! Tours of the College of Law building will be offered at the…

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Class of 1973 Reunion

September 14, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 45 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $65 per person Dinner will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Washington at University of Utah

September 15, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Home football game. Kickoff at 8:00 p.m. MT

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Conflicts in Federal Land Management and Why they Matter

September 20, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Photo credit: John Ruple A Wallace Stegner Center Green Bag Lecture 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) This Land is  … Whose Land? Conflicts in Federal Land Management and Why they Matter The federal government’s ownership and management of vast amounts of land in the West creates conflicts and tensions here that do not exist elsewhere. The Utah Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is pleased to sponsor a panel discussion covering the legal underpinnings…

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Class of 1978 Reunion

September 21, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 40 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Class of 2008 Reunion

September 22, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 10 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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New Tools for a New Era: Sexual Harassment and the #MeToo Movement

September 25, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  An event to be held at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, co-sponsored by the Utah State Bar 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m, S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 This full-day symposium will tackle the difficult issues of sexual harassment in the workplace following the #MeToo Movement.  The symposium will address the spectrum behavior which can constitute sexual harassment, internal investigations, post-investigation actions, and best practices in changing times.  Our lunchtime keynote speaker will focus on implicit bias in the workplace. …

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Effective Appellate Brief Writing and Oral Argument CLE

September 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  12:00-1:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom A lunch CLE will follow the Utah Court of Appeals arguments. The CLE will be a panel discussion among the three judges of the panel, Judge Orme, Judge Harris and Judge Pohlman, moderated by Fred Voros, formerly a judge of the Utah Court of Appeals and head of the Criminal Appeals Division in the Utah Attorney General's office and of counsel to the firm of Zimmerman Booher. There will be…

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Class of 2003 Reunion

September 28, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 15 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Class of 2010 Reunion

September 29, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 8 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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October 2018

Wildfire: On The Front Lines with Station 8

October 4, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A Wallace Stegner Center Green Bag Series Lecture with Heather Hansen 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Every year wildfires ravage forests, destroy communities, and devastate human lives, with only the bravery of dedicated firefighters creating a barrier against even greater destruction. Throughout the 2016 wildfire season, journalist Heather Hansen witnessed firsthand the heroics of the Station 8 crew in Boulder, Colorado. She tells that story here, layered with the added context of the history,…

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Class of 1983 Reunion

October 5, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 35 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $65 per person Dinner will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Class of 1993 Reunion

October 6, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 25 Years! 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Arizona at University of Utah

October 12, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Home football game. Kickoff at 8:00 p.m. MT

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Class of 1998 Reunion

October 13, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Celebrating 20 Years! This event has been cancelled. 5:30 – 8:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 You and a guest are invited to come socialize, reminisce and enjoy a great evening at the S.J. Quinney College of Law! Tickets: $40 per person Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served Business Casual Attire Register online » Free parking at the Rice-Eccles Stadium lot. Contact Lori Nelson with questions (801) 587-0059.

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Homecoming Tailgate – University of Utah vs USC

October 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Tailgate: 4:00 p.m, Kick-off: 6 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 Join the S.J. Quinney College of Law for our Annual Tailgate Party on the Terrace! Stop by to cheer on the Utes, and enjoy a cold beverage and a bite to eat – on us! Bring the family! R&R BBQ will be catering this event. Registration required » Tailgate will begin two hours before kickoff. Game time to be determined. Tickets to the game can be purchased…

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Utah Celebrates Pro Bono Week

October 22, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - October 25, 2018 @ 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Monday, October 22, 2018 Utah Celebrates Pro Bono Kick-off 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom, Level 6 Join the S.J. Quinney College of Law’s Pro Bono Initiative for this year’s Utah Celebrates Pro Bono week. Service awards will be given to four SJQ students, a practicing judge and a pro bono clinic for their outstanding pro bono service efforts. The award winners are listed below. Linda Smith will speak at this year’s kick-off address. Lunch provided. Registration requested…

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November 2018

PURPA @ 40: Renewable Energy Law and Policy in the United States

November 9, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 On the 40th anniversary of PURPA—the nation’s most important renewable energy statute—we will critically explore the past, present, and future of renewable energy law and policy in the United States. Please join us to engage in a dialogue with the nation’s foremost experts. 5.5 hours of CLE (pending). Register online » Registration fees: $75 general public $40 seniors, government, university or nonprofit $20 students Hosted by the University of…

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Veterans Roundtable 2018: Legal Issues Involving PTSD

November 9, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4603 A diagnosis of PTSD can be as impactful as the effects of the disorder itself. Veterans with PTSD are often discriminated in employment, can be denied for firearms licenses, or can even be denied government clearances. They can even be discriminated in the courtroom. An expert panel discusses the stigmatization of PTSD, and how we as a legal community more effectively serve the veterans who have it. The moderator will be Professor…

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Oregon at University of Utah

November 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Home football game. Kickoff at TBA

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Wild Utah – Film Screening and Panel Discussion

November 13, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Presented by NRLF and SUWA 5:30-7:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Please join the Natural Resources Law Forum (NRLF) and the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance (SUWA) as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month with a screening of Wild Utah, SUWA’s new film featuring passionate Utahns giving a voice to the redrock country they love. A robust discussion will follow, presenting the viewpoints from a diverse panel (see bios below). Light fare and social mixer at 5:30 PM…

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Stegner Center Young Scholar Lecture – Uma Outka

November 14, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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14th Annual Stegner Center Young Scholar State Energy Law for a Modern Low-Carbon Grid 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) The federal reemphasis on fossil fuels makes low-carbon energy policy an increasingly decentralized project in the US. With a focus on renewable energy, this year’s Stegner Lecture will assess innovations and trends shaping energy law in the states today. This event will be streamed and recorded on the S.J. Quinney College of Law YouTube channel…

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Stegner Center Young Scholar Downtown CLE – Uma Outka

November 15, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Recent State Law Developments for Renewable Energy 12:00 - 1:00 p.m., Holland & Hart (222 Main St #2200, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) State energy law is evolving as renewable energy becomes an increasingly important part of the US electric power sector. This CLE will survey recent state law developments relating to corporate demand for clean power, state renewable energy mandates, and distributed generation, among others. 1 hour of CLE (pending). $15 per person. Registration required » Uma Outka is…

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35th Annual Jefferson B. Fordham Debate

November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Be it resolved that the First Amendment rights of members of university communities may be constrained when their speech undermines the educational or research missions of the university 5:00 – Debate 6:30 – Reception Registration requested » 5:00-7:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Recent headlines have drawn attention to free-speech controversies at university campuses across the country. Free-speech advocates argue that a core part of a public university’s educational mission is to facilitate the education…

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Utah Open Lands Conference

November 16, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  For more information visit: https://utahopenlands.org/ Agenda 8:00-8:30 - CHECK-IN 8:30-9:00 - CONSERVATION 101 From the moment a conservation easement becomes the focus of a solution for a landowning family there are many important necessary and legal steps that must be followed to ensure the preservation of the property. Whether working with a community interested in saving a beloved landscape or a longstanding landowning family, this panel discusses the nuts and bolts of the deal from inception to recordation. Get…

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BYU at University of Utah

November 24, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Home football game. Kickoff at TBA

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Energy Sprawl Solutions: Balancing Global Development and Conservation

November 29, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A Stegner Center Green Bag Series Lecture with Joseph Kiesecker, Lead Scientist & Director, Development by Design, The Nature Conservancy’s Conservation Lands Team 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Over the next several decades, as human populations grow and developing countries become more affluent, the demand for energy will soar. Parts of the energy sector are preparing to meet this demand by increasing renewable energy production, which is necessary to combat climate change. But many…

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Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium- The Opioid Crisis: Paths Forward to Mitigate Regulatory Failure

November 30, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 3:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 The 2018-2019 Utah Law Review presents “The Opioid Crisis: Paths Forward to Mitigate Regulatory Failure.” The symposium will critically examine failures of the pharmaceutical market, subsequent inadequate regulatory responses, and possible solutions as the nation moves forward in addressing the crisis. Scholars from around the country will discuss the impact of regulation from the national and state level, the impact of addiction on communities, and how public…

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December 2018

Downtown CLE – The Utah Rules of Civil Procedure: What’s New and What’s to Come

December 3, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:00 p.m., Parsons Behle (201 Main St #1800, Salt Lake City, UT 84111) This CLE will review recent amendments to Rules 4, 11, 55 and 63, made to confirm the rules with SB 188 (2018). We will also explore recent amendments to Rule 73. Finally, we will discuss possible revisions to Rule 4 dealing with electronic service of process, Rule 26 addressing frequently raised discovery issues, and a possible new Rule 7A to governing orders to show cause. 1 hour…

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January 2019

2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 9 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:10 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 16 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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Downtown CLE – After the Cottonwood Mall: What Constitutes a Referable Land Use Decision in Utah?

January 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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After the Cottonwood Mall: What Constitutes a Referable Land Use Decision in Utah? 12:00-1:00 p.m., Jones Waldo (170 Main St Suite 1500, SLC, UT 84101) Real estate attorney Robert Hughes and Professor Jorge Contreras will discuss the Utah Supreme Court's recent decision in Baker v. Carlson, in which the Court provided the latest in a long line of rulings regarding what types of municipal land use decisions are legislative acts subject to citizen referenda.  The decision not only decided the…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 23 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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Sage Spirit

January 24 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A Wallace Stegner Center Green Bag Series Lecture with Dave Showalter 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Located on the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains and stretching from Greater Yellowstone to Telluride, Colorado, the region known as the Sagebrush Sea is a unique wildlife habitat with an abundance of natural resources. For this reason it is treasured by conservationists, private land owners, and energy developers alike. The loss of this habitat would be catastrophic…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

January 30 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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Environmental Racism Lecture – Race, Place, and the Politics of Pollution

January 31 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:00-1:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) This event is co-sponsored by the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah Sustainability Office, the Global Change & Sustainability Center, and the University of Utah Office of Equity and Diversity.  1 hour Utah CLE (pending). Robert D. Bullard is often described as the father of environmental justice. He is the former Dean of the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern…

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February 2019

5th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium

February 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  5th ANNUAL SOCIAL JUSTICE STUDENT INITIATIVE HUMAN TRAFFICKING SYMPOSIUM “Migrants and Trafficking: The Vulnerability of Movement” 8:15 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 Migrants have taken a prominent place on the public stage in recent years, from divided political rhetoric on status of migrants in the United States, to news of migrant caravans traveling to the U.S. from South America, to the changing landscape of immigration law in the country, such as the upheaval…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 6 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 13 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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Breakpoint – Reckoning with America’s Environmental Crises

February 14 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  A Stegner Center Green Bag Series Lecture with Jeremy Jackson An insightful look at the American environmental crisis and emerging solutions from the heartland to the coasts in the era of global climate change.   12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Eminent ecologist Jeremy B. C. Jackson and award-winning journalist Steve Chapple traveled the length of the Mississippi River interviewing farmers, fishermen, scientists, and policymakers to better understand the mounting environmental problems ravaging the…

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Humanity’s Evolving Relationship to the Ocean: Re-Valuing the Ocean

February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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6:30 p.m., Natural History Museum of Utah, Fifth Floor Free public lecture. Jeremy B. C. Jackson is Professor of Oceanography Emeritus at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Senior Scientist Emeritus at the Smithsonian Institution. He studies threats and solutions of human impacts on the oceans and the ecology and evolution of tropical seas. Jackson is the author of 160 scientific publications and eleven books. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and has received…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 20 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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Anger, Fear, and the Politics of Blame

February 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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   The Annual Tanner-McMurrin Lecture with Professor Martha Nussbaum of the Chicago Law School Sponsored by Westminster College and University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law 4:00 p.m., Lecture + Q&A 5:30-6:30 p.m., Reception 6:30-7:00 p.m., Book Signing 4:00-7:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) This lecture investigates the climate of simmering anger that disfigures most modern democracies, expressing itself in blaming and targeting of unpopular groups. Nussbaum argues that a philosophical analysis of anger…

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2019 Law and Biomedicine Colloquium

February 27 @ 3:10 pm - 5:10 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:10 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences presents the 5th Annual Law and Biomedicine Colloquium January 9 - February 27, 2019 3:10-5:10 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4609 The Law and Biomedicine Colloquium brings together scholars, practitioners in our community, law students, and law faculty for seminar-style discussion of complex and controversial topics in the field. We are excited to be welcoming four distinguished scholars from other law schools in the region, as well as leaders in legal…

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March 2019

53rd Annual William H. Leary Lecture

March 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Constitution and Reproductive Justice in the Age of Trump 5:30 p.m. – Reception 6:00 p.m. – Lecture S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Since the U.S. Supreme Court has become increasingly conservative under the administration of President Donald Trump, speculation about the future of Roe v. Wade —the landmark decision n 1973 that made abortion legal in all 50 states —has become a hot-button political issue. In Utah in particular, many issues tied to reproductive justice…

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Wallace Stegner Center 24th Annual Symposium – Recreation Challenges on Public Lands

March 21 @ 8:00 am - March 22 @ 12:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) In recent years, outdoor recreation has become a primary use of the public lands, creating myriad conflicts, challenges, and opportunities. A substantial portion of the public domain is managed for recreation in the form of national parks, national monuments, wilderness areas, and the like, drawing millions of visitors annually. Outdoor recreation is now big business, constituting two percent of U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), which is more than agriculture, mining, or…

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Frontiers in Precision Medicine IV – Artificial Intelligence, Assembling Large Cohorts, and the Population Data Revolution

March 22 @ 8:00 am - 4:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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8:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m., University of Utah Alumni House Register online » Personalized medicine promises to deliver the right treatment to the right patient at the right price. Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) have the potential to accelerate discoveries and the implementation of personalized medicine. To maximize the potential of AI and ML, researchers and healthcare providers will need to obtain data from large patient cohorts and apply the latest AI and ML algorithms and techniques. Please…

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Bridging the Divide

March 28 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A Wallace Stegner Center Green Bag lecture 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 In his presentation on “Bridging the Divide,” Senator Jeff Bingaman will discuss the obstacles that make it difficult to find common ground on policy disputes in Washington. He will discuss the tactics that undermine the proper functioning of the federal government, including shutdowns, threats to default on the national debt, and Senate refusal to consider Presidential nominations. This event will be streamed and recorded…

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Guilty Until Proven Innocent: The Kristine Bunch Story

March 29 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Registration requested » 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4603 Kristine Bunch spent more than 17 years behind bars after she was arrested and charged with setting a fire that claimed the life of her three-year-old son, Anthony, Although a defense expert testified that the fire was accidental, two experts for the prosecution testified that an accelerant was used and therefore the fire was arson. Jurors believed the prosecution witnesses and found Kristine, then 22 and pregnant, guilty…

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April 2019

WLC Spring Panel

April 3 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtoom (Level 6) Recently the issue of under prosecution of sexual assault cases has been in the news, both nationally and here in Utah. Paul Cassell (Professor of Law), Heidi Nestel (Director, Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic) and Julie Valentine (International Association of Forensic Nurses) recently filed a petition in the Utah Supreme Court on behalf of four Jane Does, who are sexual assault victims seeking appointment of a special prosecutor to…

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Law School Application Workshop

April 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Wednesday, April 3, 2019 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) This workshop is free and open to anyone interested in applying to the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. Covered topics include: Admissions application timeline LSAT Personal Statement Letters of Recommendation Costs associated with applying to law school Click HERE to register! Tours of the College of Law building will be offered at the conclusion…

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Counter-Terrorism Simulation

April 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A plane is hijacked. A gunman opens fire. A bomb explodes. All scenarios are from headlines and may unfold April 5th in a counter-terrorism simulation course taught by Professor Amos Guiora. This year’s student cohort, the most international and multidisciplinary to date, will participate in high-stakes decision-making scenarios acting as government officials who make the calls while the nation and the world are under attack. Students will participate in one of three sessions: 7:00 - 11 am; 12 - 4:00…

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Financing Your Legal Education Workshop

April 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Room 4603 This workshop is free and open to anyone interested in applying to the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah. Covered topics include: The costs of attending law school Types of financial aid available How to apply for financial aid Click HERE to register! Tours of the College of Law building will be offered at the conclusion of…

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Annual Alumni Dinner 2019

April 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  5:30 – 7:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 Join the S.J Quinney College of Law and your fellow alums for this year’s annual alumni dinner at the College of Law. This event is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and network with new ones. Reception: 5:30 p.m. Dinner & Awards: 6:00 p.m. Registration required » $60 per person. $30 for 3L students. Award Recipients Alumnus of the Year Erik A. Christiansen, ‘90 Shareholder, Parsons…

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May 2019

Trying Times: Conservation Easements and Federal Tax Law

May 3
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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8am-Noon PT/9:00am-1pm MT/10:00am-2:00pm CT/11:00am-3:00pm ET   Interested in hearing from the IRS and national experts about recent court cases, IRS guidance, and DOJ actions involving conservation easements? This program will address the most salient federal tax law issues impacting conservation easement transactions today. Attend in person or tune in online. Both in-person and online attendees will have the opportunity to pose questions to the IRS representative and other expert panelists. This program will benefit land trusts, government agencies, landowners, attorneys,…

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Commencement – Class of 2019

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Law commencement ceremony: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Kingsbury Hall 1395 East Presidents Circle Salt Lake City, UT 84112 Reception for law graduates and guests: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. S.J. Quinney College of Law 383 S. University Street After the ceremony campus shuttles will take you from Kingsbury Hall to the College of Law. Commencement will be streamed live and archived on the College of Law YouTube channel » Commencement Speaker: Cristina Ortega Ortega, a 2002 graduate of the…

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June 2019

Half-Day Ethics Training: Ethics Consultation & Ethics Committees

June 1 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Flynn Faculty Workshop Room, Level 6 Register online » $100 per person. Limited to 30 participants. Schedule: 8-8:30 a.m. - breakfast; collect your name tents & materials 8:30-8:40 a.m. - Welcome: Gretchen Case, PhD, MA 8:40-9:10 a.m. -  Informed Consent/Capacity: Jeffrey Botkin, MD, MPH consent/capacity 9:10-9:40 a.m. -  End of Life/Conflicts with Families and Others: Peggy Battin, PhD, MFA 9:40-9:50 a.m. - break 9:50-10:30 a.m.-  Tensions between Legal & Risk…

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July 2019

Utah State Bar Convention College of Law Social in Park City

July 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Utah State Bar Summer Convention  ~ College of Law Social in Park City Hosted by the S.J. Quinney College of Law 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., Red Tail Deck, Canyons Village Come socialize with your fellow alums at the annual S.J. Quinney College of Law Utah Bar Convention Social. For questions contact Lori Nelson (801) 587-0059. Utah State Bar Convention (July 18-20) Visit the Utah State Bar website for more details »

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August 2019

Meet the 1Ls: Alumni/Student Social at Gracie’s

August 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Gracie’s Bar & Grill, 326 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City We would like to invite you to stop by Gracie’s Bar in downtown Salt Lake on August 15th to meet our incoming class of 1L law students for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. Who: Attorneys and Law Students (Non-SJQ Alumni Attorneys are also encouraged to attend – feel free to extend the invitation to attorneys in your organization). What: Attorneys – Spend an hour (or…

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