Workshop Explores Human Trafficking, a ‘Global Problem with Very Real Local Impacts’

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 […]

Center for Global Justice: Human Trafficking Workshop

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 […]

Improving the Law, Past, Present, and Future: A Century and Counting of Engaged Scholarship

Join the College of Law in the Sutherland Moot Courtroom to learn about and salute the College of Law’s century of influential legal scholarship as service. This event is free and open to the public but registration is requested. 12:00- Lunch 12:15- Introduction 12:20- Keynote -A history of Utah Law Scholarship and the influence of […]

A Presentation by Dr. Lobsang Sangay

Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom In 1996, as a Fulbright Scholar, he obtained Masters Degree and in 2004, S.J.D, the first Tibetan ever to receive such a degree from Harvard Law School and his dissertation, Democracy in Distress: Is Exile Polity a Remedy? A […]

International Law Colloquium Series: Tony Anghie

International Law Colloquium Series Presents: Human Rights and Developing Countries S.J. Quinney College of Law, Borchard Conference Room Tony Anghie – University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law; Samuel D. Thurman Professor of Law Professor Anghie received a B.A. and an LL.B. from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. He earned an S.J.D. from Harvard Law School, […]

Law Review Symposium 2013

2013 Utah Law Review Symposium The Legal and Ethical Limits of Technological Warfare S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom Unmanned drones, cruise missiles, automated weapons, even armed robot warriors. Emerging technologies make it possible to conduct “clinical strikes” that limit civilian deaths, and even “remote warfare” that might lead to reductions in combatant casualties. […]

College of Law’s International Law Colloquium Focuses on ‘Creativity,’ ‘Seeing Around Corners’

For 11 weeks during Spring Semester, the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will host guest speakers discussing international law and global policy as part of its International Law Colloquium course taught by professors Antony Anghie and Benedict Kingsbury. The discussions are free and open to the public, but participants are strongly advised […]

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 […]

Philosophy Prof Miller to Discuss Globalization, Justice at Feb. 23 Human Rights Conference

Richard W. Miller, Wyn and William Y. Hutchinson Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Program on Ethics and Public Life at Cornell University, will discuss “After the American Century: Globalization, Justice, and the Global Power Shift,” on Thursday, February 23 at 12:15 p.m. in the Sutherland Moot Courtroom at the University of Utah S.J. […]

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.