Preston on Adhesion Contracts

Professor Cheryl Preston and co-author Eli McCann have recently posted their newest article, Lewellyn Slept Here: A Short History of Sticky Contracts and Feudalism, to SSRN.  The article has been accepted for publication …

Congress and the Courts

Article III of the Constitution begins "The judicial power of the United States, shall be vested in one Supreme Court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time …

Gedicks Papers

Professor Fred Gedicks has recently posted two of his newest papers to SSRN.  The first, Ironies of Hosanna-Tabor, will be published in the Mercer Law Review and analyzes the recent Supreme Court case …

Disaggregating Disasters

Professors Lisa Grow Sun and RonNell Andersen Jones have recently posted their newest article, Disaggregating Disasters, to SSRN.  Their article has been accepted for publication in the UCLA Law Review.  More articles from …

Dennis Sears Honored

Law librarian Dennis Sears was recently awarded the Daniel L. Wade Outstanding Service Award at the American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting in Boston.  Dennis has served in various capacities within the …

Wise, Hamberlin Honored

Congratulations to Professor Jane Wise and Law School Registrar Nancy Hamberlin who were honored this morning at the 2012 Annual University Conference. Professor Wise received the Adjunct Faculty Excellence Award, which "recognizes the …

Prof. Fleming Paper

Professor Cliff Fleming has recently submitted his newest paper, A Note on the Zimmer Case and the Concept of Permanent Establishment, to SSRN.  This paper was published in Tax Treaty Case Law Around …

Fastcase Advance Sheets

One of the ways attorneys have historically (and some currently) kept up with the legal developments in their jurisdiction is to read cases in "advance sheets."  Advance sheets are paperback versions of court …

Lexis Advance

By now most of our students should be aware of Lexis Advance, Lexis's newest iteration and competitor to WestlawNext.  In an attempt to get students to be more familiar with Lexis Advance, Lexis …

State AG Opinions

The Law Library has recently acquired access to the State Attorney General Reports & Opinions database on HeinOnline.  This database has the AG reports and opinions for all 50 states as well as …

Congrats to Dale Swensen!

The Law Library's own Dale Swensen, Head of Technical Services and Digital Access, recently won the Utah Library Association's Special Recognition Award.  The Law School has a nice piece up about Dale and …

Race, Prediction & Discretion

Professor Shima Baradaran has recently posted her newest article, Race, Prediction & Discretion to SSRN.  This article will be published in the George Washington Law Review.  For more of Professor Baradaran's articles see …

Y Mountain Trail in Congress

On April 24 Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz introduced a bill to the House of Representatives (H.R. 4484) that would enact the `Y Mountain Access Enhancement Act'.  Under this law the federal government would …