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Celebration of Chaired Professors

Celebration of Chaired Professors University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Reception from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sutherland Moot Court Room With chaired professorships, the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law celebrates our supporters in the community and many of our excellent faculty. Chairs are named after those we honor: our community leaders […]

Mallat to Present at Yale, NYU Symposiums

On March 29, Chibli Mallat, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present “Human Rights and Political Change in the Arab World” at Yale School’s Bernstein Symposium. On March 30, he will participate in an NYU Law School symposium titled Constitutional Transitions in the Middle East, which is […]

Mallat Publishes Three Op-Eds

Chibli Mallat, Professor of Law at the  University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has recently published three op-eds on the Jurist legal news and research website, as well as on Ahram Online. Mallat’s three editorials are:  “Syrian Diplomatic Recognition in International Law,” which argues that the international community should take measured steps to […]

March 3 Panel to Consider "Watershed" Changes in Middle East

From Tunisia to Egypt, revolution is sweeping across the Middle East. Non-violent resistance to authoritarian regimes, new political systems, and the rise of democratic institutions promise to have an enormous impact on the region’s economic and political environment. On Thursday, March 3 at 12:15 p.m., a panel of experts on the region, its history and politics, will discuss these changes in an open forum at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, titled “Spring in the Middle East: Revolution 2.0.”

Mallat quoted on UN Tribunal in Toronto Star, profiled in L'Orient Le-Jour

Chibli Mallat, a professor of law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in the Toronto Star last week and was also profiled in L’Orient Le-Jour.

College of Law Faculty to Participate in Sept. 27 Indian Mediation Forum

On September 27, faculty members from the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will participate in the “Mediating India” forum at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) on the U of U campus. The forum is free and open to the public.

Mallat to Speak at Questioning Minds Forum September 12

Chibli Mallat, a professor of law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will provide the opening presentation of the 2010-2011 Forum for Questioning Mind series at the Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South. Mallat’s presentation, titled “A Federal Israel-Palestine, Ending 100 Years of War?”, begins at 2:00 p.m. […]

Mallat Publishes Daily Star Articles on Iraq

Chibli Mallat, a professor of law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, recently published a series of articles in the Lebanon Daily Star, many of them dealing with related to the College’s Global Justice Project: Iraq. The articles include the following: Madhat al-Mahmood, chief justice of Iraq: Portrait of the judge […]

Mallat Publishes New Daily Star Editorial

Chibli Mallat, a Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, published a new op-ed, “Democracy in Iraq beyond the elections,” in the April 1 edition of the Lebanon Daily Star. The article examines the political situation in Iraq after Prime Minister Nouri Maliki’s loss in that country’s recent election. […]

Mallat Publishes Op-Ed in Lebanon Daily Star

On Friday, March 12, Chibli Mallat, a Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, published an op-ed on the Law page of the Lebanon Daily Star. Mallat’s op-ed, titled “Middle East democracy and the empty dialogue with Europe,” argues that Western leaders should support non-violent dissent against brutality and […]