Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, published an article in the University of St. Thomas Law Journal, “Incorporating Rights: Empire, Global Enterprise, and Global Justice.” According to the abstract, George’s article “traces the history and evolution of corporate responsibility under international law to contextualize the developing […]
Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a KSL 5 story about the July downing of a Malaysian jet in Eastern Ukraine. To view the news story, click here.
Putting Your Money Where your Morals Are? Information to Curb Conflict and Influence Corporate Conduct
by Erika George – Imagine being able to ensure that the electronic devices we use daily do not fund further violence in a region where rape is routinely used as a weapon of terror in a decades old conflict that has cost millions of lives. Unfortunately, access to information just became more complicated for concerned […]
George to Present at Women’s Giving Circle Event on May 8, Provides Commentary for WalletHub Article on Pay Inequality
On Thursday, May 8, Erika George, a Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present a lecture titled “Empowerment Rights & the Status of Women: Global Standards & Local Strategies to Promote Equality.” The 6:00 p.m. event, sponsored by Women’s Giving Circle, will be held at the Utah […]
Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed by KSL TV about the NBA’s ban for life of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling in response to racist comments Sterling allegedly made. To access the story, and George’s interview, click here.
Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, contributed a chapter to the new ABA book Corporate Responsibility for Human Rights Impacts: New Expectations and Paradigms. George’s chapter is titled “Influencing the Impact of Business on Human Rights.”
On Friday, April 4, Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present at a conference titled “Confronting Child Labor in the Global Agriculture Supply Chain,” to be held at UC Davis School of Law. George will serve as the will serve as the children’s rights/human rights […]
by Jacqueline Morrison On Friday, January 10, 2014 the Center for Global Justice at the S.J. Quinney College of Law hosted a workshop to explore the issue of human trafficking, a global problem with very real impacts in Utah. The event combined panel presentations from local advocates and officials, a keynote address from a renowned […]
S.J. Quinney College, Sutherland Moot Courtroom The Center for Global Justice presents a daylong event to explore the local implications of human trafficking and forced labor in Utah, the global context in which these human rights violations take place, and the impediments to progress and eradication on local, national, and international fronts. The workshop’s objective is […]
by Erika R. George Hamba Kahle Tata Madiba World leaders gathered in South Africa on International Human Rights day to pay respects to Nelson Mandela, a revolutionary leader who devoted his life to making human rights a reality for the millions of South Africans denied dignity under a racist Apartheid regime. This December 10th we […]