Immigration Detention - Social ChangeFaculty and students from BYU Law travel to Dilley, Texas, each semester to spend a week representing women and children asylum seekers who are in an immigration detention facility awaiting their credible fear interviews.
Winter Deals Conference - Transactional DesignBYU Law Winter Deals Conference features state-of-the-art research on topics related to mergers and acquisitions (M&A), venture capital, corporate and sovereign debt, transaction design, corporate governance and blockchain contracting.
Platform for Legal CorporaIn his Carpenter v. United States dissent in June 2018, Justice Clarence Thomas gave the first-ever SCOTUS nod to corpus linguistics when he cited 3 BYU corpora in his footnote 4.
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Since its founding in 2000, the International Center for Law and Religion Studies (ICLRS or the Center) at BYU Law [...]View More
The Law School focuses on training students to become advocates in all parts of the criminal justice system, from representation [...]View More
The Initiative for the Study of Law and Entrepreneurship (ISLE) facilitates collaboration among BYU Law faculty and students, local startups, [...]View More
Curtis Anderson joined the Brigham Young University Law School faculty in August 2015 after over 20 years of experience in private practice and as an in-house lawyer. He teaches transactional skills courses and supervises clinical [...]View Profile
Professor Elysa Dishman joined the BYU Law faculty in August 2016 as Practitioner-in-Residence for fall semester. She previously practiced real estate law at Kirton McConkie PC in Salt Lake City. Prior to working at Kirton [...]View Profile
Brett G. Scharffs
Brett Scharffs is the Rex E. Lee Chair and Professor of Law at Brigham Young University’s J. Reuben Clark Law School, and Director of the International Center for Law and Religion Studies. His teaching and [...]View Profile