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October 2018

Utah Celebrates Pro Bono Week

October 22, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - October 25, 2018 @ 1:15 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Monday, October 22, 2018 Utah Celebrates Pro Bono Kick-off 12:15-1:15 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom, Level 6 Join the S.J. Quinney College of Law’s Pro Bono Initiative for this year’s Utah Celebrates Pro Bono week. Service awards will be given to four SJQ students, a practicing judge and a pro bono clinic for their outstanding pro bono service efforts. The award winners are listed below. Linda Smith will speak at this year’s kick-off address. Lunch provided. Registration requested…

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November 2018

35th Annual Jefferson B. Fordham Debate

November 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Be it resolved that the First Amendment rights of members of university communities may be constrained when their speech undermines the educational or research missions of the university 5:00 – Debate 6:30 – Reception Registration requested » 5:00-7:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Recent headlines have drawn attention to free-speech controversies at university campuses across the country. Free-speech advocates argue that a core part of a public university’s educational mission is to facilitate the education…

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Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium- The Opioid Crisis: Paths Forward to Mitigate Regulatory Failure

November 30, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 3:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 The 2018-2019 Utah Law Review presents “The Opioid Crisis: Paths Forward to Mitigate Regulatory Failure.” The symposium will critically examine failures of the pharmaceutical market, subsequent inadequate regulatory responses, and possible solutions as the nation moves forward in addressing the crisis. Scholars from around the country will discuss the impact of regulation from the national and state level, the impact of addiction on communities, and how public…

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February 2019

5th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium

February 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  5th ANNUAL SOCIAL JUSTICE STUDENT INITIATIVE HUMAN TRAFFICKING SYMPOSIUM “Migrants and Trafficking: The Vulnerability of Movement” 8:15 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 Migrants have taken a prominent place on the public stage in recent years, from divided political rhetoric on status of migrants in the United States, to news of migrant caravans traveling to the U.S. from South America, to the changing landscape of immigration law in the country, such as the upheaval…

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March 2019

53rd Annual William H. Leary Lecture

March 6, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Constitution and Reproductive Justice in the Age of Trump 5:30 p.m. – Reception 6:00 p.m. – Lecture S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) Since the U.S. Supreme Court has become increasingly conservative under the administration of President Donald Trump, speculation about the future of Roe v. Wade —the landmark decision n 1973 that made abortion legal in all 50 states —has become a hot-button political issue. In Utah in particular, many issues tied to reproductive justice…

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Wallace Stegner Center 24th Annual Symposium – Recreation Challenges on Public Lands

March 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am - March 22, 2019 @ 12:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) In recent years, outdoor recreation has become a primary use of the public lands, creating myriad conflicts, challenges, and opportunities. A substantial portion of the public domain is managed for recreation in the form of national parks, national monuments, wilderness areas, and the like, drawing millions of visitors annually. Outdoor recreation is now big business, constituting two percent of U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), which is more than agriculture, mining, or…

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September 2019

36th Annual Jefferson B. Fordham Debate

September 5, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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"Be it resolved that the Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms should be limited to the home." 5:30 – Reception 6:00 – Debate Registration requested » 5:30-7:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6) In a pair of deeply divided opinions a decade ago, the U.S. Supreme Court made clear that the Second Amendment provides an individual constitutional right to possess a firearm at home for self-defense. But those cases also approved of some long-standing…

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October 2019

Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium – News, Disinformation, and Social Media Responsibility

October 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 The Utah Law Review is thrilled to announce this year’s symposium topic: News, Disinformation, and Social Media Responsibility. The event is designed to investigate twin problems arising from the changing media landscape. In recent years, major social media platforms have become the primary mechanism for the distribution of news-delivering, but not producing, journalism on matters of public concern, while attracting much of the advertising revenue that once supported…

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January 2020

6th Annual Human Trafficking Symposium -UTIP Annual Conference

January 24, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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A Victim Centered Approach 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Level 6) The 2020 Human Trafficking Symposium will feature a keynote speaker, panel, and breakout sessions about human trafficking in Utah including perspectives from attorneys, case managers, law enforcement, and medical providers based around this year's theme of a victim-centered approach. Featuring: Julie Dahlstrom, JD Director, Boston University Law's Immigrants' Rights and Human Trafficking Program. Panel: Victim-Centered Collaboration Breakout Sessions: -Human Trafficking Legistlation: Past…

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March 2020

Wallace Stegner Center 25th Annual Symposium – “Food and the Environment: Resilient and Equitable Food Security for the West”

March 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am - March 20, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Join us for the Wallace Stegner Center lecture in conjunction to the symposium on Wednesday, March 18 with Jessica Fanzo.   The Stegner Center has reluctantly decided to cancel this year’s symposium. We have limited access to our building tomorrow due to today’s earthquake, which compromises our ability to remotely host this year’s symposium. We apologize for this last minute notice and any inconvenience this may have caused you, but this has been an extraordinary year, due to the complications…

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54th Annual William H. Leary Lecture

March 24, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Re-enfranchisement, Rights, and Reform: Lessons from the Movement to Restore the Right to Vote to Ex-Offenders Due to recent developments and the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the spread of the coronavirus this event has been postponed. Check back soon for the rescheduled date. 5:30 p.m., Reception 6:00 p.m., Lecture S.J. Quinney College of Law, Moot Courtroom (Level 6) 1 hour Utah CLE (pending). Free and open to the public. Registration requested »   Pamela S. Karlan, Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Professor…

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April 2020

Annual Alumni Dinner 2020

April 23, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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  Due to COVID-19 this event will be rescheduled. Check back later or watch your email inbox for the new date.   5:30 – 7:30 p.m., S.J. Quinney College of Law, Level 6 Join the S.J Quinney College of Law and your fellow alums for this year’s annual alumni dinner at the College of Law. This event is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and network with new ones. Reception: 5:30 p.m. Dinner & Awards: 6:00 p.m.…

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November 2020

Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium – The Law & Ethics of Medical Research (Part 1)

November 13, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Zoom Link Register Here —Day One Zoom Link Register Here —Day Two The 2020-2021 Utah Law Review, in cooperation with the S.J. Quinney College of Law Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences, will convene a two-day virtual symposium exploring “The Law and Ethics of Medical Research.” On November 13, leading scholars from across the country will join us for a panel discussion “Sharing Medical Research Data: Privacy and Confidentiality.” On November 20, a second set of distinguished scholars and practitioners…

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Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium – The Law & Ethics of Medical Research (Part 2)

November 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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Recording Link — Day One Zoom Link - Register Here —Day Two The 2020-2021 Utah Law Review, in cooperation with the S.J. Quinney College of Law Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences, will convene a two-day virtual symposium exploring “The Law and Ethics of Medical Research.” On November 13, leading scholars from across the country will join us for a panel discussion “Sharing Medical Research Data: Privacy and Confidentiality.” On November 20, a second set of distinguished scholars and practitioners…

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March 2021

Wallace Stegner Center 26th Annual Symposium – “The Plastics Paradox: Societal Boon or Environmental Bane?”

March 25, 2021 @ 8:00 am - March 26, 2021 @ 2:30 pm
S. J. Quinney College of Law, 383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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The Wallace Stegner Center’s 26th annual symposium on “The Plastics Paradox: Societal Boon or Environmental Bane?” to be held on Thursday to Friday, March 25-26, 2021, will be held virtually, bringing together speakers and attendees from across the country. The program will explore the role of plastics in the modern world; the environmental impacts of plastic production, use, and disposal; plastics and the law; human health and plastics; and the ongoing debate about the need, viability, and desirability of alternatives…

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