Guiora Discusses Sydney Siege

Professor Amos Guiora discussed the Siege in Sydney, Australia with CJOB’s Charles Adler in Winnipeg. Listen to the December 17, 2014 broadcast »  

McCormack Participates in TribTalk Discussion on U.S. Interrogation Techniques

Wayne McCormack, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, participated in a December 10 Trib Talk video chat sponsored by The Salt Lake Tribune, “Are U.S. interrogation techniques torture?” In addition to McCormack, other participants include attorney and former Army brigadier general David Irvine and Salt Lake Tribune reporter […]

Reitze Publishes Utah Law Review Article on Fine Particulate Air Pollution

Arnold Reitze, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, published an article in the Utah Law Review, “Utah’s Fine Particulate Air Pollution Problem.” According to the abstract, “The air pollution problem in Utah’s Wasatch Front has resulted in several counties being classified as nonattainment for fine particulate matter. This […]

George to Be Honored at SLC’s Human Rights Day Celebration

On Wednesday, December 10, Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will be honored by Salt Lake City’s Human Rights Commission and the Mayor’s Office of Diversity and Human Rights. The event commemorates the 66th anniversary of the United Nations’ ratification of the Universal Declaration of Human […]

Elton, ’76, Appointed to Grantsville Justice Court

Ronald Lynn Elton, ’76, was appointed to the Grantsville Justice Court by the Tooele County Nominating Commission. From 1975 to 1995, he served in the Tooele County Attorney’s Office as a law clerk, deputy county attorney and county attorney. He subsequently served as Grantsville city attorney, and as Rush Valley and Vernon Town attorney. His […]

Francis Testifies in Virtual Hearing on Health Privacy and Security

On December 8, 2014, Leslie Francis, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, testified in a virtual hearing before the Privacy and Security Work Group of the Health IT Policy Committee, a federal advisory committee to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT. In her testimony, Francis […]

Contreras Quoted in Bloomberg News, MLex about Battle over Mobile-Phone Chips

Jorge Contreras, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a December 3, 2014, Bloomberg story, “Qualcomm Grip Risked as Intel, Microsoft Seek New Rules.” As explained in the story, Qualcomm is the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile-phone chips. The company’s competitors are backing a proposal […]

Sony Cyberattack Discussed in KSL Interview with Guiora

S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora discussed cyberattack with KSL’s Logan Daniels. The of Sony Pictures Entertainment was possibly led by the North Korean government. Listen to the entire interview »

Cassell Quoted in Int’l Business Times on Eric Garner Matter

On December 4, 2014, Paul Cassell, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in an article published in the International Business Times, “Eric Garner Death: How Will The Department of Justice Expedite Staten Island Police Killing Investigation?” Referring to the Garner case, as well as the recent […]

Francis publishes “Genomic knowledge sharing: A review of the ethical and legal issues”

September 16, 2014 S.J. Quinney College of Law Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Distinguished Professor of Law Leslie Francis published a white paper in the journal Applied & Translational Genomics. The paper, titled “Genomic knowledge sharing: A review of the ethical and legal issues,” is available online. Abstract – The importance of genomic information for care of individual […]