Rosky quoted in New York Times on change in sex education bill

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky was quoted in the New York Times about the Utah sex education bill to remove the phrase “advocacy of homosexuality” and replace it with advocacy of premarital or extramarital sexual activity.” Click here to see the full article »

Craig article on ocean acidification ranked among top 25 environmental articles of 2016

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig wrote an article titled, Dealing with Ocean Acidification: The Problem, the Clean Water Act, and State and Regional Approaches for the Washington Law Review. This article has been named one of the Top 25 environmental, natural resources and energy law articles of 2016. pdf link: […]

Rosky interviewed in Salt Lake Tribune about sex education law

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky was quoted in the Salt Lake Tribune about the Utah Senate Committee’s repeal on SB-196, or the “No Promo-Homo” law. Rosky states: “The critical point here is that the bill is fairness for all…It treats all students alike.” Click here to see the full […]

3rd Annual Human Trafficking Symposium draws media attention

On Feb. 17 the S.J. Quinney College of Law Social Justice Student Initiative (SJSI) held the 3rd Annual Human Trafficking Symposium. Fox13 News covered the event. Click here to watch the news clip »

Guiora op-ed on hate-crimes published in Salt Lake Tribune

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Amos Guiora published on op-ed for the Salt Lake Tribune on Feb. 18. The article is titled, “Pass Utah hate-crimes law to protect our most vulnerable.”  

Job opening: EDR Program Associate Director / Senior Mediator

The College of Law has a job opening for a EDR Program Associate Director / Senior Mediator. Information is available here:  https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/61527.   Applications should be submitted on-line; the position is open until filled. Qualifications A JD degree. A minimum of five (5) years of professional experience serving as a neutral mediator or facilitator for projects involving complex […]

Contreras’ commentary in Science garners media coverage

Several media outlets covered new research published in Science by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Associate Professor Jorge Contreras, which proposes universities holding CRISPR patents open their licenses to broader segments of the biopharma industry —a change that could potentially lead to important discoveries for human health and medicine.   Contreras, along with […]

HB236, “Mobile Home Park Residents Rights” bill goes to the full House

On February 15, 2017, The Salt Lake Tribune highlighted a bill crafted by Professor Linda Smith, S.J. Quinney College of Law students and others as part of the College of Law’s Mobile Home Park Helpline, an ongoing project of the Clinical program. HB236 was endorsed on an 8-1 vote Wednesday by the House Business and Labor Committee, and […]

Guiora previews Trump and Netanyahu meeting on audioBoom

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Amos Guiora was interviewed on audioBoom radio about the scheduled meeting with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Trump. Listen to the full discussion here »

Adler publishes op-ed in The Salt Lake Tribune about the importance of an independent judiciary in wake of Trump’s comments

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Dean Robert Adler published an op-ed in The Salt Lake Tribune on Feb. 12  on “The Importance of an Independent Judiciary.”  Adler’s commentary explored recent comments by President Donald Trump and how his remarks could be viewed as an “unprecedented presidential attack on the integrity and independence […]