Davies joins KLRI Journal of Law and Legislation’s editorial board

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Lincoln Davies has joined the KLRI Journal of Law and Legislation’s editorial board. KJLL is a peer-reviewed international law journal funded by the South Korean government.

Law students explore human rights after conflict at Oxford University

By Connor Ballif Arrington The world is integrating with accelerating speed–social, political and economic problems we once thought were thousands of miles away are beginning to affect each of us. Local problems are becoming global and global problems are haunting us on the local front. With this backdrop, I was honored to participate in the […]

Craig to speak across the country at several engagements related to environmental law

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig will speak at several national environmental law events in coming weeks. On April 25, Craig will speak at the  Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University for the  Environmental Law Review Symposium, “Climate Change, Coasts, and Precaution,” . She will speak on “Cleaning Up Our […]

Hwang recognized on prestigious list of “Top 10 Best Corporate and Securities Articles”

Research by Cathy Hwang, an associate professor at the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been named among the “Top 10 Best Corporate and Securities Articles” by The Corporate Practice Commentator out of Georgetown University. Hwang is highlighted for her paper, Unbundled Bargains: Multi-agreement Dealmaking in Complex Mergers and Acquisitions, published in the University […]

S.J. Quinney College of Law professors honored as part of Celebrate U

The  annual Celebrate U event, a showcase of extraordinary achievements by faculty who have reached a pinnacle of professional success in 2018, was held recently.  Celebrate U is hosted by the Marriott Library and by the Office of Vice President for Research. This year’s list of honorees included several researchers, including professors  John Ruple, Wayne […]

Baughman appears on Top of Mind show to discuss bail issues

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baradaran Baughman appeared on BYU Radio’s “Top of Mind” Show with Julie Rose to discuss her new book, The Bail Book.  The book is the first comprehensive analysis on bail in the U.S. since 1970 and comes at a time when efforts to implement widespread […]

Peterson elected a fellow of the American College of Consumer Financial Lawyers

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Christopher Peterson has been elected a fellow of the American College of Consumer Financial Lawyers. The organization’s mission is to promote public understanding of consumer financial services law through education; advance the quality of consumer financial services law and its practice; enhance the professional development of its […]

Meet the graduates: Melinda Dee

Growing up on the Navajo Nation in southeastern Utah’s red-sand landscape of Monument Valley, Melinda Dee knew she wanted to someday work in a career that would allow her to help people get their lives back on track. But her route to becoming a student at the S.J. Quinney College of Law took a circuitous […]

USA Today Network-Wisconsin covers Baughman’s ‘Making a Murderer’ course

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baughman was interviewed by the USA Today Network-Wisconsin about the new course she developed based on the Netflix documentary “Making a Murderer.”  Third-year law student Mary Royal was also quoted in the story. Read the full article here.

Presentation by Dryer on April 17 to explore protecting digital privacy

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Randy Dryer will give a presentation titled, “Protecting Your Digital Privacy: Five Tips Every College Student Should Know” on April 17 at 2 p.m. at the University Little Theater in the Union. The event is part of a Keep U Safe series sponsored by the Union Programming Board […]