Craig Article Appears in Journal Biological Conservation

In October, 2015, an article co-authored by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig appeared in the journal Biological Conservation. The article examines how the United States could marshall and supplement its existing legal protections for riparian corridors to facilitate species’ survival and adaptation to climate change. It is already getting […]

Brown to Present to National Association of Women Judges

On Friday, October 9, 2015, Professor Teneille Brown will give a present on current issues in neuroimaging evidence at the National Association of Women Judges 2015 Annual Conference. In her talk, she will discuss recent neuroscience findings that use biomarkers to predict the rearrest of violent criminals, and describe a few different neuroimaging technologies and […]

Contreras to Present on the IPXI Exchange

On October 6, 2015, Jorge Contreras will present the results of a recent study of the IPXI Exchange at the 9th International Conference on Standardization and Innovation in Information Technology in Sunnyvale, California.  He will lecture on the same topic on October 12, 2015, at the Law and Economics Workshop at Columbia Law School in New York. […]

Faculty to Speak at NAWJ Conference in Salt Lake City

The National Association of Women Judges will hold its 37th annual conference on October 7-11 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The conference draws hundreds of state and federal judges and administrators from across the country. The theme of the conference is “With Liberty and Justice for All” and features several current and former S.J. Quinney  College of Law professors. On October […]

Baradaran Writes “The Drug-Violence Myth” Article

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, writes why linking drugs and dangerousness is wrong in this article about The Drug-Violence Myth. Click here for the article »

Cassell Files Brief Urging Reinstatement of Assault Charges Against Soccer Star Hope Solo

Professor Paul Cassell joined attorney Rebecca Roe and Meg Garvin in filing a brief urging that domestic violence charges against U.S. Women’s National Team goalkeeper Hope Solo be reinstated.  In the brief filed Friday in King County Superior Court, Cassell and the other lawyers argued that a lower court decision dismissing the charges was “unsupported” […]

College of Law Welcomes Danya Rumore as New Associate Director of EDRP

September 11, 2015 — In July, Danya Rumore landed her dream job when she joined the College of Law as Associate Director of the College’s Environmental Dispute Resolution Program, or EDRP. “I’m thrilled to bring my academic training and expertise in collaborative problem solving, conflict resolution, and stakeholder engagement to bear on environmental and natural […]

Guiora Interviewed by Good4Utah for Story on Iran Nuclear Deal

On Tuesday, September 8, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed by a reporter for Good4Utah for the story, “Utah lawmakers say Iran agreement is a bad deal.” In the interview, Guiora characterizes the deal as imperfect, but says that the accord might serve a purpose. To view the video, click here.

Utah Valley University to Honor Cassell for Public Service

On September 28, 2015, Professor Paul Cassell will be honored for his public service at Utah Valley University’s 4th Annual Christine M. Durham Public Service Award Celebration. Hosted by the the UVU Academic Counseling Center, the UVU Christine M. Durham Prelaw Club, and UVU’s University Prelaw Advisor Eileen Doyle Crane, the event “highlight[s] public service […]

Rosky Joins New Utah Employment Discrimination Advisory Council

Professor Clifford Rosky has accepted an invitation to join the Utah Labor Commission’s new Employment Discrimination Advisory Council. The purpose of the Advisory Council is to provide the state’s Antidiscrimination Division a structure for feedback and dialogue with stakeholders. In extending the invitation, Sherrie Hayashi, a commissioner with the Utah Labor Commission, said, “I think […]