|Jun 20, 2018||Religious Freedom Annual Review |
The International Center for Law and Religion Studies at the J. Reuben Clark School of Law at Brigham Young University is dedicated to securing and maintaining the blessings of freedom of religion and belief for all people. Since January 2, 2000 the Center has engaged in research and publications in the field of law and religion, built networks of opinion leaders internationally and in the United States, and participated in law reform processes that strengthen religious freedom around the world. The center launched the Religious Freedom Annual Review in 2014 to provide information and discussion on current religious freedom issues in the United States.
This year's theme is Religion and the Common Good. Click here for complete information on the speakers, schedule, and registration. Registration is free for BYU faculty, staff, and full-time students. Early bird registration ($40 for two days) ends May 5th. **8 hours of Utah CLE credit is available for an additional $15.**
|Brigham Young University Campus: Pardoe Theatre (Harris Fine Arts Center) and Wilkinson Student Center|
|Feb 16, 2018||JRCLS Annual Conference|
We are excited that the J. Reuben Clark Law Society Annual Conference is so close to us this year. Don't miss Elder Quentin Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles on Friday evening. There is a fantastic lineup of speakers over the three days, including
Elder Von G. Keetch of the Seventy
Liz Wiseman, President of Wiseman Group and author of Multipliers
Thomas R. Lee, Assoicate Chief Justice, Utah Supreme Court
Spencer Cox, Utah Lieutenant Governor
Hannah Smith, Senior Counsel at Becket
Jim Ferrell, The Arbinger Institute and author of The Peacegiver and Leadership & Self-Deception
Richard Turley, Managing Director of LDS Public Affairs
Kristin Waggoner, Senior Vice President of Alliance Defending Freedom
Visit here for the complete schedule, conference registration, and other details.
|University of Utah Institute Building|
|Jan 19, 2018||JRCLS Annual Fireside|
Judge Thomas B. Griffith, United States Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit Court, will be the speaker at the J. Reuben Clark Law Society Annual Fireside which will be held on Friday, January 19, 2018 at 6:00 pm. Please contact your local Chapter Chair for times this will be viewed in your area.
|Aug 18, 2017||Africa West Chapter 8th Annual Regional Conference|
A Member of the Africa West Area Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Date & Time: Friday 18th August 2017. 6.00pm-8.00pm - MIX AND MINGLE.
Saturday 19th August 2017, Registration 8.00am - 9.00am, Sessions throughout the day, Last session ends at approximately 5.00pm.
Location: Ikeja Lagos Nigeria Stake Centre, Opebi Street, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria.
Cost: Attorneys 10 years and above post call. NGN 16,000.00. Attorneys 9 years and below post call. NGN 10,000.00. Law Graduates/Students. NGN 7,000.00.
Spouses/Registered Guests. NGN 7,000.00.
Includes breakfast, lunch, buffet dinner and refreshments throughout the day and Conference materials. Accommodations not inclusive, but could be arranged with Hotels close to location upon request.
For further information kindly contact: (Nigeria) Ejorh, +234 802 8612418 email@example.com. (Ghana/Liberia/Sierra Leone /USA) Sharon, +233 24 431 1088 firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOR CO-SPONSORSHIP OF THE EVENT, PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH THE ABOVE CONTACTS.
|Jul 06, 2017||Religious Freedom Annual Review|
The Religious Freedom Conference provides an up-to-date review for lawyers and nonlawyers on religious freedom challenges in the United States and around the world. 12 credits of CLE available. More details and registration here (early bird registration ends May 14).
|BYU Conference Center, 730 E University Pkwy, Provo, UT 84604|
|Jan 22, 2017||Proyecto Incrementar membresia y promocionar la soeicdad Legal JRCLS, en Santiago, Republica Dominicana|
PROYECTO: INCREMENTAR MEMBRESIA Y PROMOCIONAR LA SOCIEDAD LEGAL JRCLS, evento a realizar en la ciudad de Santiago, Republica Dominicana, y tiene como objetivo principal, registrar nuevos miembros en la zona Norte, y dar a conocer la sociedad, con miras a la organizacionde un nuevo capitulo en dicha region.
|Jan 13, 2017||CONFERENCIA REGIONAL DEL AREA MEXICO (MEXICO AREA CONFERENCE)|
JRCLS Mexico is inviting Law Society members, Attorneys and Law Students to its AREA CONFERENCE to be held in Mexico City, starting with Women In Law meeting and an Opening Session in which featured speakers include Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Twelve and Mariano Azuela Güitrón, former Supreme Court of Justice President.
Special guests include Bill Atkin, Ginny T. Isaacson and others from the Mexican Legal Community.
Erick Vargas (Mexico City Chapter - Events Commitee Director) email@example.com
Sam Morales (Mexico City Chapter Chair) firstname.lastname@example.org
|Cámara de Diputados & Hotel Geneve Mexico City|
|Oct 28, 2016||Canadian Conference|
2016 Canadian Conference
When: October 28-29, 2016
Where: Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta, Canada
Cost: $550/person, $675/couple (early bird registration by August 19,
Keynote Speaker: Tad R. Callister (Sunday School General President, The Church of
Other Speakers Include: Janet Epp Buckingham (Professor at Trinity Western University,
2016); $650/person, $775/couple (registration after August 19, 2016)
Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
Director of the Laurentian Leadership Centre); D. Gordon Smith
(Dean of the BYU Law School); Honourable Mr. Justice Kenneth
G. Nielsen, Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta.
For more information or to register, contact Hollick Chipman (email@example.com)
|Oct 06, 2016||Seventh Annual Religious Liberty Award Dinner|
The J. Reuben Clark Law Society is pleased to announce its 7th Annual International Religious Liberty Award Dinner and Reception. We congratulate this year's award recipient--Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett--for her many years of support and work for religious liberty. Winners of the 2016 Founding Fathers Student Writing Competition will also be recognized at the dinner.
Date: Thursday, October 6, 2016
Time: Reception at 6 pm; Dinner at 7 pm
Location: Hotel Monaco (700 F St NW)
Keynote Address by Dr. David Holland, the John A. Bartlett Professor of New England Church History at the Harvard Divinity School and Advisory Board Member of the National Museum of American Religion.
Acceptance Remarks by Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett.
Entertainment by vocalist Heather S. Craw
Please plan on joining us for this outstanding event by purchasing your ticket today!
|Oct 01, 2016||General Conference Reception|
|Sep 29, 2016||JRCLS Leadership Conference|
|Sep 28, 2016||Women in Law||6:30 - 8:30 pm|
|Aug 15, 2016||BYU Education Week|
|Jun 10, 2016||J. Reuben Clark Law Society, UK & Ireland Inaugural Annual Conference 2016 "Virtue, Liberty & Law: Rendering Unto Caesar and Unto God"|J. Reuben Clark Law Society, UK & Ireland Inaugural Annual Conference 2016
"Virtue, Liberty & Law: Rendering Unto Caesar and Unto God"
Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles
and other distinguished speakers and panellists including:
Bill Atkin, Ginny Isaacson, Professor Cole Durham, Professor David Kirkham, Professor Neville Rochow S.C., Dr Martin Steinfeld, David Pickup, Alison Humphreys, Sandy Ogunbote, Katie McColgan, Karl Hirst, Christian Taylor, Peter Rigby
Registration 8.00am - 9am
, Sessions all day until close at 8.00pm
Chorley Stake Centre, Preston Temple Site, England
For all legally-trained members of faith (whether in practice or not) and law students, including spouses
Kindly sponsored by
|Chorley Stake Centre, Preston Temple Site, England|
|May 28, 2016||Conferencia sobre Libertad Religiosa||Monterrey,Nuevo Le?n, Mexico|
|Mar 26, 2016||Religious Freedom Weekend Workshop||Santa Clara Law School|
|Mar 25, 2016||12th Annual Religion & Law Symposium in Orange County||Chapman Law School|
|Mar 18, 2016||Religious Freedom Weekend Workshop||Concordia Law School|
|Oct 01, 2015||Leadership Conference|
For more information click here.
|Provo, UT - BYU Harmon Center & Aspen Grove|
|Jul 06, 2015||Religious Freedom Annual Review -2015|
Update on current developments in the United States and abroad.
|BYU Conference Center, Provo Utah|
|Apr 25, 2015||Religious Freedom Weekend Workshop and Brunch|
Come learn about key legal principles and issues pertaining to our freedom of religion. The Conference will feature presentations by renowned scholars, practitioners, and other professionals, including Dr. David Adler (Andrus Center for Public Policy, Boise State University), Matthew Richards (Kirton | McConkie), and other speakers yet to be announced.
Catered Your Way 2161 E. 17th St., Idaho Falls
|Mar 28, 2015||Freedom of Religion Weekend Workshop|
|Wayne State University Law School|
|Mar 26, 2015||Religion and the Law Symposium|
|Oct 17, 2014||2014 JRCLS Canadian Conference|
The JRCLS Canadian Conference is being held again this year from October 17-18, 2014 at the historic Banff Springs Hotel in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. The keynote speaker is Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Other speakers include Susan Champion Sommerfeldt, PhD, RN, The Honourable Madam Justice Carolyn S. Phillips of the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta, and William F. Atkin, Associate General Counsel - International for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
The Conference promises to be an excellent event as well as an opportunity for continuing education, networking and socializing. The early bird registration date is June 30, 2014. Cost is $449/person or $649/couple for all registrations received before June 30, 2014 and $499/person or $699/couple for all registrations received on or after July 1, 2014.
The Schedule is as follows:
Friday, October 17, 2014
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Check-in
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm Pick up Conference package and Networking
6:30 pm Dinner and Keynote Speaker, Elder D. Todd Christofferson
Saturday, October 18, 2014
7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 am - 9:30 am Susan Champion Sommerfeldt, PhD, RN
9:30 am - 9:40 am Break
9:40 am - 10:40 am The Honourable Madam Justice Carolyn S. Phillips
10:40 am - 10:50 am Break
10:50 am - 11:50 am William F. Atkin
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Check out
Afternoon At your leisure
For more information or to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Aug 19, 2014||BYU Education Week CLE Program|
The BYU Education Week Continuing Legal Education Program will be held in Provo, Utah, on August 19 – 22, 2014. This year's program will include presentations on religious liberty issues, trial practice and litigation ethics, adoption, family, and immigration law, legal issues addressed by Oliver Cowdery, and more. For less than $100.00, attorneys can earn up to 20 CLE credits over the four day program while enjoying the inspirational and information classes offered through both the CLE program and the other Education Week courses.
An overview of each of the classes offered during this year’s CLE program can be found here. The full class schedule for the entire Education Week program, including the CLE courses, will be posted online on June 20, 2014, at http://ce.byu.edu/edweek/schedule.php
In order to attend the CLE courses, you must register as a Campus Education Week participant. In addition to the Campus Education Week tuition, attorneys seeking Continuing Legal Education credit are required to pay a $35 fee for the week to be paid at the door of 214 Crabtree Building (this covers the state CLE costs). CLE credit verification has already taken place for Utah, but participants seeking credit for all other states must check with their respective state bars for verification that the CLE courses will be accepted for credit.
|Brigham Young University|
|Jun 20, 2014||Religious Freedom Discussion and Luncheon with NY State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman|
The Greater NYC Chapter of the JRCLS would like to invite you and any guests to a special chapter luncheon on Friday June 20, 2014 at 12:00 pm. Our special guest speaker for the luncheon will be New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The Attorney General will be speaking about religious freedom issues and his office's work in this area throughout New York. All members of the chapter and student chapter members and guests are invited to attend. We will hear from the Attorney General at 12:00 pm sharp, so please make every effort to arrive 10 to 15 minutes early. Following the Attorney General's remarks, lunch will be provided. The luncheon will also be sponsored by the NYLDSPA.
What: Luncheon on Religious Freedom with guest speaker New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
When: Friday June 20 at 12:00 p.m. (please arrive 10-15 minutes early), the Attorney General's remarks begin at 12:00 pm sharp; lunch will be served at 12:45 pm
Where: Lincoln Center Chapel, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 125 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10023
Please RSVP HERE (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1SVgLqcewq_GQuldCPXXWAp15NVKL-dxMtY_g-Ff6qYE/viewform?usp=send_form) or by e-mailing Chris Moon at email@example.com by Monday June 16 if you plan to attend so that we can plan appropriately for event seating and food.
We ask all attendees to contribute $15 to help cover the cost of lunch. You can prepay on PayPal HERE (https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=WTWN4F9R2HND2).
|Lincoln Center Chapel, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 125 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10023|
|Jun 06, 2014||JRCLS Asia Pacific Conference|
The conference theme addresses "leavening the whole--how lawyers of religious conviction can lift the profession, the community, the church and the family." Featured presenters include Paul Rishworth, Professor of Law and Former Dean of the Auckland Law School; Judge Jonathan Moses; Pamela Jefferies, Fellow of the NZ Institute of Directors and former NZ Chief Human Rights Commissioner; and Jeremiah Morgan, International Chair of the Law Society. For registration and more information, visit http://www.jrclsauckland.org/.
|Auckland, New Zealand|
|Oct 03, 2013||JRCLS Leadership Conference|
Law society leaders will meet October 3 - 4, 2013, for the annual Leadership Conference to gain valuable training and to hear inspiring messages.
Who should attend?
- Attorney Chapter Chairs, Vice Chairs, and Women in the Law Reps
- Chapter Relations Council Members
- Student Chapters Board Members
- JRCLS International Board Members
- JRCLS Committee Members
- Clark Society Advisors
For more information, visit http://www.jrcls.org/leadership_conference/.
|Aspen Grove, Utah|
|Sep 06, 2013||JRCLS Canadian Conference|
The second JRCLS Canadian Conference will be held at the historic Banff Springs Hotel. Keynote Speaker is Bruce C. Hafen. Other speakers are Marie K. Hafen, John C. (Jack) Major, C.C., Q.C., retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada and Boyd Black, Associate General Counsel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
|Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta|
|Sep 06, 2013||JRCLS 4th Annual Conference: Accra, Ghana|THE AFRICA WEST CHAPTER OF THE J. REUBEN CLARK LAW SOCIETY
WELCOMES YOU TO THE EXOTIC CITY OF ACCRA, GHANA.
HOST CITY OF THE 4TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE LAW SOCIETY
This year's conference in the old Gold Coast is billed for the 6th & 7th of September, 2013, at Temple Square, Independent Avenue, in the heart of Accra. It's packed with speakers from the Area Presidency, JRCLS International Chair, to prominent members of the Ghanaian Bar and Bench. Special features as Tours to historic sites and a wet your feet at the famous Labadi Beach to enjoy the breathtaking view of the Sun, Sand & Sea. The conference will be rounded up with a Conference dinner with varieties of rich, mouth watering Ghanaian dishes.
With an additional fee of $40 as registration and another $40 for accommodation, members are allowed for the first time to attend with guests, i.e. spouses, friends or associates.
Accommodation for members from Nigeria, Liberia, Sierra Leone and the Ivory Coast is free.
Conference Registration fee is as follows.
Above 10 years post Call $100
Below 10 years post Call $65
Law Graduates and Students $45
All payments to be made through designated persons, on or before August 15, 2013.
Further enquiries to; Ebi at (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Sharon at (email@example.com)
|Aug 20, 2013||JRCLS Education Week Program|
Continuing Legal Education classes at Campus Education Week are sponsored by the J. Reuben Clark Law Society and are for registered Campus Education Week participants. While primarily designed for attorneys, any registered participant may attend. In addition to the Campus Education Week tuition, attorneys seeking Continuing Legal Education credit are required to pay a $35 fee for the week to be paid at the door of 214 Crabtree Building. Participants must check in with their respective state bars for verification that the classes will be accepted as CLE credit.
| 214 Crabtree Building|
|Oct 12, 2012||Ethics CLE|
|Oct 11, 2012||International Religious Liberty Award Dinner|
Event begins at 6:00 p.m.
Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Av., NW, Washington DC 20036
|Oct 06, 2012||Fall General Conference Reception|
12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m.
Joseph Smith Memorial Building 10th Floor
|Oct 04, 2012||Annual Leadership Conference||Aspen Grove|
|Aug 14, 2012||Education Week Lawyer CLE|
|Jun 01, 2012||Australasia Pacific Conference|
See News Item on the Home Page
|May 21, 2012||Rex Lee and Shawn Bentley Awards Lunch|
Rex Lee Advocacy Award recipient is former US Solicitor General Gregory Garre. Speakers at the event include Justice Thomas R. Lee of the Utah Supreme Court and Judge Sharon Prost of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Tickets can be purchased at http://jrclsdc.org/lunch/
|12:30 PM, at the Atrium Ballroom, Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Ave. NW, Washington DC|
|Mar 31, 2012||Spring General Conference Reception|
12:00 noon to 1:30 pm
Joseph Smith Memorial Building, 10th Floor
|Feb 16, 2012||JRCLS Annual Conference|
|Jan 27, 2012||JRCLS Annual Fireside with Whitney L. Clayton|
JRCLS Annual Fireside with Whitney L. Clayton
See the announcement on the homepage.
|Little Theater of the LDS Conference Center in Salt Lake City
JRCLS Annual Fireside with Whitney L. Clayton|
|Oct 28, 2011||JRCLS Canadian Conference 2011|
Keynote Speaker: Elder Lance B. Wickman - General Counsel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Emeritus General Authority
Other Speakers include: The Honourable Justice William A. Tilleman (Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta), The Honourable Judge Eric W. Peterson (Assistant Chief Judge, Provincial Court of Alberta), The Honourable Judge Timothy G. Hironaka (Provincial Court of Alberta), The Honourable Judge Gregory S. Maxwell (Provincial Court of Alberta), The Honourable Judge Eric D. Brooks (Provincial Court of Alberta) and Stephen D. ZoBell, PhD, Registered Psychologist (Group Manager, Pacific Area - LDS Family Services).
Cost: Early Bird Special (register before September 28, 2011) $399/person or $599/couple; Regular fees $450/person or $650/couple (Price includes conference, two fully-catered meals (Fri. dinner, Sat. breakfast) and a "Fairmont" style guestroom (room upgrade and additional night available upon request). Spouses are invited to attend any session(s) where couple cost option selected.
For more information, please contact Matt Sommerfeldt (Lethbridge Chapter Chair) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
| Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, in scenic Banff, Alberta|
|Sep 28, 2011||WIL Pre-Law Presentation -Dynamic Duos: Then and Now|
BYU Wilkinson Center
|Jul 29, 2011||West Africa Conference|
|Jun 11, 2011||A Day of Service|
Please wear closed-toe shoes and comfortable clothing. Families welcome. Ages 12 and over may help. A small space is available for children under 12 to play.
Lunch after at King Taco, 4300 E Olympic Blvd (SE corner of Downey)
Please RSVP to email@example.com by Thursday, June 9.
View Flyer Here
|Bishop's Storehouse, |
2730 East Eleventh Street,
Los Angeles, California 90023
|Jun 10, 2011||Australasia Regional Conference|
Gold Coast, Australia
hosted by Brisbane Chapter
|Feb 17, 2011||Annual Conference in Dallas, Texas||Dallas, Texas|
|Feb 04, 2011||Annual JRCLS Fireside|
The J. Reuben Clark Fireside with Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED for February 4, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. MT.
The fireside will originate from the LDS Conference Center, Little Theater with a live broadcast at 6:00 p.m. MT and rebroadcast at 7:30 p.m. MT.
|LDS Conference Center, Little Theater in SLC, Utah|
|Jan 24, 2011||International Week of Service|
|Sep 30, 2010||Leadership Conference|
|Aug 21, 2010||J Reuben Clark Law Conference - West African Chapter|
Inaugural meeting - Saturday, August 21, 2010
Optional Sunday Programme - Sunday, August 22, 2010
View full agenda <a href="/events/Africa West J Reuben Clark Law Conference Agenda.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>.
|Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria|
|Aug 17, 2010||Education Week CLE|
|Jul 08, 2010||An evening with Elder and Sister Callister and Elder and Sister Meurs|
The J Reuben Clark Law Society invites you to meet with Elder Tad R Callister, Area President, his wife, Sister Kathryn Callister and Elder Meurs, Area Authority and his wife Maxine.
|Howard Zelling Chambers, 11th Floor
211 Victoria Square, Adelaide|
|Jun 04, 2010||Swearing in before Supreme Court, Washington D.C.||Washington D.C.|
|Jun 04, 2010||New Zealand Conference|
|Apr 05, 2010||21st Annual Conference of the International Society|
"Organize Yourselves According to the Laws of Man" (D&C 44:4) - Challenges in Establishing the International Church
Monday, 5 April
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
This conference is open to the public. Reservations are required for the luncheon, at $14 per person, and space is limited. Please RSVP by Wednesday, 31 March to the Kennedy Center, (801) 422-3377.
|Hinckley Alumni and Visitors Center
BYU Campus, Provo, Utah|
|Apr 03, 2010||General Conference Reception|
|Feb 12, 2010||8th Annual Fireside</a> - <a href="/firesides/2010/broadcast/" style="color:yellow;">View satellite broadcast locations here.|
Satellite Broadcast at 6:00 pm MST from Salt Lake City Tabernacle. Rebroadcast 7:30 & 9:00 pm MST.
|View satellite broadcast locations here.|
|Feb 11, 2010||Annual Conference||University of Utah|
|Oct 03, 2009||General Conference Reception|
|Oct 01, 2009||Leadership Conference|
The leadership of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society will be gathering for the annual leadership meetings in Provo, Utah on October 1-2, 2009. Join us in the beautiful setting of Aspen Grove in full fall color. Hear stories from the International Legal Counsel of the Church. Catch the sunrise on the annual Stewart Falls hike. Help chart the future of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society. On-line registration will be available July 15, 2009.
|Aug 27, 2009||Orrin Hatch Lecture Series|
|Aug 27, 2009||Founders Day Dinner|
6:00pm Reception, 7:00pm Dinner.
Speaker is Honorable Dale A. Kimball U.S. District Court Utah.
Parking on-site and across the street at the Little America Hotel.
|Grand America Hotel
555 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111|
|Aug 17, 2009||Education Week|