Rosky to deliver keynote address at Utah Bar’s Law Day

The Young Lawyers Division of the Utah Bar has invited University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford J. Rosky to be the speaker at the Utah Bar’s Law Day Luncheon on May 1 at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown, 75 South West Temple. The topic will be on The 14th Amendment: Transforming […]

The man behind the Mitchell Melich Scholarship

Mitchell Melich was a Utah man in every sense of the word. He earned his law degree from the University of Utah in 1934 and went on to serve the university he loved as a regent and an advisory council member. When Melich died in 1999 at the age of 87 it was no surprise […]

Guiora interviewed by KRCL radio on Holocaust Remembrance Day

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed on KRCL’s Radioactive show on Holocaust Remembrance Day. Guiora discussed the importance of having conversations about the crime of complicity. Listen to the full clip here »

Contreras addressed IP section of the Utah Bar on proposed legislative amendments

  On Apr. 25, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras addressed the IP Section of the Utah Bar Association regarding proposed legislative amendments to the standards for patentable subject matter under Section 1010 of the Patent Act. A copy of his presentation can be found here »

Contreras to participate in PLI Patent Law Institute seminar

On Apr. 27, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras will speak at the 11th Annual PLI Patent Law Institute in San Francisco on the topic of calculating “fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory” (FRAND) royalties for standards-essential patents.

Contreras to speak on patents at Creative Commons Global Summit

On Sun. Apr. 30, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras will be speaking at the Creative Commons Global Summit in Toronto on the topic of patent pledges and other private ordering structures for broadening access to patented technologies.

Cassell to argue victim’s rights case on restitution for traffic-related crimes before Arizona Supreme Court

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell will argue an important crime victims’ rights case before the Arizona Supreme Court on April 25.  The case involves whether a $10,000 cap on restitution for certain traffic-related crimes imposed by the Arizona legislature is unconstitutional in light of the Arizona’s Victims’ Bill of […]

Andersen Jones interviewed on BYU Radio about Trump and the press

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor RonNell Andersen Jones participated in an interview on BYU Radio’s Top of Mind Show about Trump and the press. Click here to listen to the interview »

Guiora quoted in McClatchy about polygamous town supervision

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora was quoted in the McClatchy DC Bureau in an article titled, Judge spares police in polygamous towns, orders monitoring. Guiora stated: “That’s a lovely legal argument but with respect to this particular community, with this particular way of life, and this entrenched lack of […]

Contreras to present on “Silly Patents” at St. Louis University School of Law

On Wednesday, Apr. 19, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras will be presenting his work on “Silly Patents” to the faculty of the St. Louis University School of Law. In this work, Contreras explores deficiencies in the patent examination process that has led to the issuance of patents on everyday […]