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 20, 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 […]

Center for Global Justice Cosponsors April 13 Oxford Human Rights Consortium on Violence and Non-Violence

The College of Law’s Center for Global Justice will co-sponsor the April 13, 2015, Oxford Human Rights Consortium, “Teaching Peace in Times of War: Reflections on Violence and Non-Violence in the 21st Century.” That event will be held from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. in Room 260 of Orson Spencer Hall. The featured speaker is Professor […]

George Presents at Georgetown on Human Right to Health

On Thursday, April 9, Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present at Georgetown Law on “Incorporating Rights: The Human Right to Health and Pharmaceutical Industry Responsibility for Access to Medicine.” George’s presentation, which is sponsored by the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law […]

Rosky weighs in on article, “Once unifying, religious freedom laws have become divisive”

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Cliff Rosky was quoted in the Sunday, April 5, 2015 Deseret News story, “Once unifying, religious freedom laws have become divisive.” “”The Utah law grants equal protections to LGBT people and people of faith. It says that you can’t discriminate against someone because of their religious beliefs, their sexual […]

Rosky Quoted in Deseret News on Religious Freedom Laws

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Cliff Rosky was quoted in the April 1, 2015 edition of the Deseret News. The story, titled “Utah, Indiana religious freedom laws not alike,” contrasts Utah’s anti-discrimination law with a recent law in Indiana receiving wide criticism. “The Utah law grants equal protections to LGBT people and people of faith. It […]