XChange

The Law School is lucky to have had the Utah Supreme Court with us this morning to hear arguments in two cases.  In the first case one of…


Digital Collections

100,000 downloads.  That was the milestone our digital repository hit last week.  Pretty impressive if you ask us.  The Howard W. Hunter…


UT Supreme Court Visit

Tomorrow the Law School will host the Utah Supreme Court as they hear two cases in the Moot Court Room.  This is a fantastic opportunity…


Inns of Court Info. Meeting

Justice Thomas R. Lee of the Utah Supreme Court will be at the law school on Thursday, April 4 at noon in room 306 to talk about the…


Judge Matheson’s Visit

BYU Law was pleased to host Judge Scott Matheson, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit yesterday as its Jurist in…


Utah Recodifications

From to time to time the Utah legislature reorganizes and renumbers certain titles in the Utah Code.  This process is known as…


Utah State Courts Forms

As a law student it's likely that you've already had friends or relatives ask you for legal help.  It can be an awkward situation since…


Mandatory e-Filing in Utah

The Salt Lake Tribune reports that the Utah Judicial Council recently approved a new rule that requires mandatory electronic filing in all…


Utah Bar Journal as eBook

The Utah Bar Journal is an important resource for Utah attorneys to keep up to date with changes in Utah law and stay informed of…


Need a Paper Topic?

Finding a good topic to write about can often be a frustrating part of the writing process.  To help, the Litigation Section of the Utah…


Safety Inspection and Free Utah Code

Every time I receive my car registration renewal in the mail I have two thoughts.  First, "has it really been a whole year already."  And…


Chief Justice Durham and Constitution Day

Saturday, September 17 is Constitution Day, which celebrates the signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787.  To celebrate…


Vendor-neutral Citation

I can't say I love legal citation.  I understand why we have it and it's useful to me when I want to look up what's being cited, but some…


Historical Utah Senate Bills

State legislative history can be a beast, especially when you have to go beyond the 1990s.  Luckily, the Utah State Archives is working to…


UT Supreme Court

Today the Deseret News has a brief article about the history of the Utah Supreme Court. The article contains a link to a gallery of…


Utah House Working Bills

Last year I blogged about a digitization project by the Utah State Archives involving historical Utah House of Representatives working…


LexisNexis Congressional Hearings Digital Collection

The Library has recently purchased the LexisNexis Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. This collection of hearings will be an…


Digital UT House Bills

I've just returned from a family vacation and am trying to get back into the work routine. You know how that is. I'm glad to see that our…