George, Wildermuth Honored as ‘Women of Note’ by U’s Presidential Commission on Status of Women

October 7, 2013 — University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professors Erika George and Amy Wildermuth are among 10 faculty members across campus honored as “Women of Note” 2013 by the University’s Presidential Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW). According to the PCSW website, “The Presidential Commission on the Status of Women […]

Wildermuth Scholarship Cited in Supreme Court Opinions

An amicus brief co-authored by Amy Wildermuth, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, and fellow law professor Sanne Knudsen was cited in Supreme Court opinions in Decker v. NEDC, a case involving the EPA’s interpretation of the Clean Water Act. In his concurrence, Chief Justice Roberts cites Wildermuth’s […]

18th Annual Symposium: Religion, Faith and the Environment

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment 18th Annual Symposium Religion, Faith, and the Environment April 12th & 13th, 2013   The Stegner Center’s eighteenth annual symposium will focus on the intersection of Religion, Faith, and the Environment.  It has been nearly half a century […]

College of Law Inaugurates New On-line Publication, Utah Onlaw

The Utah Law Review recently launched its on-line supplement, Utah Onlaw.  The initial installment includes a foreword by Dean Hiram Chodosh and Professor Amy Wildermuth. Utah OnLaw is designed to promote dialogue regarding current legal topics. It serves two principle purposes: (1) to publish pieces that address compelling Utah legal issues; and (2) to provide a forum […]

Wildermuth Appointed Associate VP for Faculty at U

Amy J. Wildermuth, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been appointed associate vice president for faculty at the U. She succeeds Susan Olson, who stepped down June 30. Wildermuth has degrees in engineering, law, and the humanities—and leadership experience as a law professor and lawyer. The position […]

COL Graduate Tyler Green to Clerk for U.S. Supreme Court

April 20, 2009 Tyler R. Green, a 2005 graduate of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will clerk for Supreme Court of the United States Justice Clarence Thomas during the October 2009 term. “I’m very honored to have been offered the opportunity to serve as one of Justice Thomas’s law clerks, and […]

Professor Wildermuth Interviewed on NPR about Exxon v. Baker

Amy Wildermuth, an associate professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed this week by National Public Radio’s Frank Langfitt. In the interview, Wildermuth commented on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Exxon v. Baker, which slashed Exxon Mobil Corp’s punitive damages in the Exxon Valdez disaster to approximately $50 million. Click here […]

Amy Wildermuth Quoted in Exxon v. Baker Article

Amy Wildermuth, an environmental law professor at the S.J.Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a February 27, 2008 article published by Portfolio Media regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s consideration of whether to limit punitive damages in light of the $2.5 billion award against ExxonMobil Corp. for damages caused by the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil […]