Craig to speak across the country at several engagements related to environmental law

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig will speak at several national environmental law events in coming weeks. On April 25, Craig will speak at the  Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University for the  Environmental Law Review Symposium, “Climate Change, Coasts, and Precaution,” . She will speak on “Cleaning Up Our […]

Hwang recognized on prestigious list of “Top 10 Best Corporate and Securities Articles”

Research by Cathy Hwang, an associate professor at the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been named among the “Top 10 Best Corporate and Securities Articles” by The Corporate Practice Commentator out of Georgetown University. Hwang is highlighted for her paper, Unbundled Bargains: Multi-agreement Dealmaking in Complex Mergers and Acquisitions, published in the University […]

Contreras to speak about patent and antitrust litigation at Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras will speak about patent and antitrust litigation, particularly current private litigation and governmental enforcement actions involving Qualcomm Corp., at the 26th Annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference in New York. The event will take place on April 6.

Kogan to present at Yale University on April 6

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan will present research at Yale University on April 6. “Non-compliant Bodies: Social Equity and Public Space” will explore how the discipline of architecture tends to overlook or actively exclude persons who fall outside white, male, heterosexual, able-bodied norms. The symposium brings together a cross-disciplinary […]

New study by Cassell on cause of Chicago homicide spike attracts national attention

New research by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell has attracted national media attention in recent days. Cassell will present his new research on April 4 at the University of Illinois College of Law . In the study, Cassell and University of Utah economics professor Richard Fowles used an econometric analysis to conclude that […]

Press Freedom Research from Professor Jones Garners National Attention

Recent research on press freedom by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor RonNell Andersen Jones has attracted national attention, with two recent stories in The New York Times and an invitation to present the scholarship at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The New York Times discussed “Enemy Construction and the […]

University of Utah researchers identify link between Chicago homicide spike and decline in stop-and-frisk policing

A crushing wave of homicides swept through Chicago in 2016, leading to intense discussion over how to stop the bloodshed. As broader discussion over how to curb gun violence continues across the nation, a pair of University of Utah researchers have found a link between the 2016 spike in Chicago homicides and a decline in […]

Research by Hwang featured in Jotwell

New research by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Cathy Hwang  is featured in Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots). The journal aims to fill a gap in legal scholarship by creating a space where legal academics can go to identify, celebrate, and discuss the best new scholarship relevant to […]

S.J. Quinney College of Law maintains strengths in U.S. News & World Report rankings

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law’s traditional strengths as a perennially-ranked law school and national leader in environmental law are reflected in newly released rankings of best U.S. law schools. According to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 edition of Best Graduate Schools, the College of Law is ranked 54th among 202 […]

S.J. Quinney College of Law celebrates partnership with new Utah Center for Legal Inclusion

A new organization dedicated to advancing the goals of equity and inclusion in Utah’s legal profession will be a community partner to the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law and assist in fostering initiatives related to helping people with diverse backgrounds advance in the legal community. The Utah Center for Legal Inclusion, a […]