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Contreras Elected to American Law Institute

Jan 07, 2022 | Faculty

Jorge Contreras, professor at the College of Law and University of Utah presidential scholar, has been elected to The American Law Institute (ALI). Contreras was […]

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Utah Law professors present at AALS Annual Meeting

Jan 04, 2022 | Faculty

The S.J. Quinney College of Law is honored to recognize the many faculty members who will be presenting or leading section meetings at the Association […]

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Transborder Patent Litigation

Nov 11, 2021 | IP Program

Professor Contreras was recently quoted in the Wall St. Journal and the Economist, discussing China’s rapidly expanding role in international patent litigation involving industry standards […]

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Bench2Bedside Competition

Nov 11, 2021 | IP Program

Again this year, the College of Law will be supporting the Center for Medical Innovation’s annual Bench2Bedside competition, advising and coaching student teams from across […]

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Book Panel: Jorge Contreras’s “The Genome Defense”

Nov 11, 2021 | IP Program

On November 8, Professor of Law Jorge Contreras discussed his new book, The Genome Defense, with Professor of Law Erika George and Dr. Lynn Jorde, […]

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Professor Contreras served as Chair of the (AALS)

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

Professor Contreras served as Chair of the Art Law Section of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) and organized a series of events at […]

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Professor Amelia Rinehart supervised students in the (LABS)

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

Professor Amelia Rinehart supervised students in the Center for Law and Biomedical Sciences (LABS) as they advised interdisciplinary teams about patent law during the Bench […]

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Special Guest In The Trademark Law Class

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

Simon Tam, bassist, and lyricist for The Slants, which prevailed at the Supreme Court in Matal v. Tam (U.S. 2016), appeared as a special guest […]

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Professor Contreras co-founded the Open COVID Pledge (OCP)

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

In April, 2020, Professor Contreras co-founded the Open COVID Pledge (OCP), a legal framework enabling organizations to contribute intellectual property to the COVID-19 response on […]

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Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in the manner recommended by Professor Terry Kogan

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

The Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in the manner recommended by Professor Terry Kogan in an amicus brief that he filed in […]

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2021 National Patent Application Draft Competition

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

Ryan Anderson, Kevin Busby, Victoria Cheng, Jessi Maupin and Matt Whitehead, coached by Professor Sam Tahmassebi, advanced to the semifinals in the USPTO’s National Patent […]

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Professor Contreras on the BBC World Service Business Matters

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

Professor Contreras discussed the intellectual property waiver proposed by India and South Africa at the World Trade Organization (WTO) on the https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w172xvq9r0rsxwzBBC World Service Business […]

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Works in Progress in IP (WIPIP) Conference

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

The College of Law was proud to co-host the (virtual) annual Works in Progress in IP (WIPIP) Conference, together with Texas A&M and American University. […]

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Professor Jorge Contreras testified before the S. Senate Intellectual Property Subcommittee

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

In June, Professor Jorge Contreras testified before the S. Senate Intellectual Property Subcommittee on issues of patent quality, arguing for increased vigilance against fraudulent and […]

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AIPLA Giles Rich Moot Court Competition

Aug 20, 2021 | IP Program

Jessi Maupin and Brady Nash, coached by Professor Dave Johnson, won the Best Brief Award in the Western Region of the AIPLA Giles Rich Moot […]

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