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November 14, 2018

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The BYU Law School held the final round of the Linda Anderson competition on Friday, October 23, 2015. As the Judge, Dustin Pead, put it, “We’ve had our own Friday night lights here tonight.” The four law students experienced firsthand the spotlight of an audience and the pressure that comes with going against their peers.…

November 14, 2018

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Once a year, the Utah Supreme Court holds a session at BYU Law, giving the Law School community an opportunity to easily attend a court session while on campus. The session will be held Wednesday, November 4, 2015, at 10 a.m. in room 303 JRCB. Those attending the first case need to be seated by…

November 14, 2018

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© Brad Slade Every year BYU Law holds the Rex E. Lee Memorial Moot Court Competition in honor of the school’s founding dean. This year’s finalists had the privilege of arguing in front of a panel of judges from the D.C. Circuit: Judges Thomas B. Griffith, Patricia A. Millett, and David B. Sentelle. After hearing…

November 14, 2018

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Sidley Austin, LLP is sponsoring the November 17, FRIDAYS, BYU Law’s social hour with students and faculty. Troy Hunt, a BYU Law alum and associate in Sidley Austin’s Houston office, will be at the event to visit with students. This is an excellent opportunity for students to meet a graduate and ask questions about post…

November 14, 2018

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November 14, 2018

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BYU Law invited fall graduates to a luncheon on December 3rd to congratulate the 23 students on their achievements. Graduates had the opportunity to mingle with BYU Law faculty and share their post-graduate plans. Following the lunch, Madelyn Blanchard and Tara Fitzgerald played a musical number, and Dean Rasband shared a few words. “You are…

November 14, 2018

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BYU Law recently held its intra-school LawMeets Transactional Competition. This year’s winners were Trevor Fugate and Natalie Lambert, with John Sellers placing as runner-up. These students will advance to the regional competition on February 26, 2016, at the University of Denver. The regional competition will involve the team creating a merger agreement and then negotiating…

November 14, 2018

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BYU Law professors Elizabeth A. Clark and W. Cole Durham Jr. co-authored chapter 14 in The Changing Nature of Religious Rights under International Law, which was published by the Oxford University Press. The chapter they co-authored is titled, “The Emergence of Corporate Religious Freedom.”   This book is a compilation of essays which offer important…

November 14, 2018

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