Rosky Research on Nature/Nurture Debate Draws Media Attention

A forthcoming article by Clifford Rosky, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, and Lisa Diamond, Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies at the U, is attracting interest from a variety of media outlets. In addition to a recent RadioWest story, “Nature, Nurture, Sexuality, & Gender,” Rosky and Diamond’s research […]

Straube Co-Authors NR&E Article Praising iNEPA, the ‘iPhone of Environmental Review’

Michele Straube, Director of the Environmental Dispute Resolution Program at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law’s Wallace Stegner Center, published an article in the Summer 2015 issue of Natural Resources & Environment. Co-authored by Jessica Clement, director of the Collaboration Program in Natural Resources at the Ruckelshaus Institute, Haub School of Environment […]

Guiora to Discuss Global Perspectives on Cyber-Terrorism in Sept. 10 Lecture

On September 10, 2015, Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will discuss Global Perspectives on Cyber-Terrorism in a Tanner Humanities Center Work in Progress lecture. The 2:00-3:30 p.m. discussion will be held in Room 143 of the Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building on the University of […]

Teter, College of Law Students Work on Behalf of Prison Inmate Who Claims He’s Been Abused by Idaho Prison Guards

A University of Utah associate professor of law is working on a high-profile case in Idaho in which a prison inmate claims that prison officials have retaliated against him because previous litigation he brought forth got a guard fired. Professor Michael Teter earlier this month filed a brief in a pro bono case before the Ninth […]

Rosky Discusses “Nature, Nurture, Sexuality, and Gender” on KUER’s RadioWest

On August 25, 2015, Professor Clifford Rosky was one of three guests on KUER’s RadioWest program discussing how the nature versus nurture debate continues to shape society’s views on sexuality and gender preference. In addition to Rosky, the program’s other guests included Lisa Diamond, a professor of Developmental and Health Psychology at the University of Utah, […]

Craig Announces Three New Appointments, Participates in Katrina Panel

In August 2015, Professor Robin Craig was appointed as Co-Chair of the Water Program for the 2016 Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Annual Conference, July 2016; and to the Members Consultative Group for the American Law Institute’s new Restatement of the Law: The Law of American Indians.  In addition, she was appointed for an initial two-year […]

Contreras Publishes Two Patent-Related Articles

Jorge Contreras, an associate professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has recently published two articles:  A Brief History of FRAND: Analyzing Current Debates in Standard-Setting and Antitrust through a Historical Lens, 80 Antitrust L.J. 39-120 (2015), This article offers a comprehensive history of the development of commitments to license patents […]

George Appointed to ABA Human Rights Board

Professor Erika George has been appointed to the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Center for Human Rights Board. The Center’s multi-faceted mission includes helping to fulfill the ABA’s potential to advance human rights and the rule of law in the United States and around the world. This includes facilitating a broad range of ABA human-rights activities […]

Study Ranks College of Law #35 Among Top-Cited Law Faculties

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law is tied for 35th place among U.S. law schools for the scholarly impact of its faculty. A new study, “The Scholarly Impact of Law School Faculties in 2015,” estimates the impact of a law faculty by calculating the mean and median of total law journal citations […]

Walsh Speaks on School-to-Prison Pipeline

In July, Rising 3L Vanessa Walsh spoke on the school-to-prison pipeline (STPP) and its impact on Native American students in Utah at the Governor’s Native American Summit. The Summit began in 2005 as a way of facilitating a discussion between state government, business and tribal leaders to address and develop solutions to various challenges that […]