February 2017 JRCLS Newsletter

J. Reuben Clark Law Society Feb 2017 Newsletter



Sister Renlund Addresses Law Society Members on Lessons for Law and for Life at the JRCLS Annual Fireside

Numerous attorneys, students, and friends of the Law Society gathered at the LDS Conference Center on January 20, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah for the J. Reuben Clark Law Society Annual Fireside. Read more. . .


Elder Dallin Oaks Attends Inaugural JRCLS Regional Conference in Mexico City

Mexico City has been in the headlines recently with civil demonstrations protesting the increase in fuel prices, but something extraordinary and exciting happened there on January 13-14, 2017—the first ever J. Reuben Clark Law Society regional conference in Mexico! Read more. . .


Dr. Brian J. Grim Introduces a New Way to Advance Religious Freedom Through the Corporate Pledge

Dr. Brian J. Grim, President and Founder of the Religious Freedom and Business Foundation (RFBF), taught attendees at a fireside in November that religious freedom is not just good for the believer, it’s good for businesses and for the countries in which they operate. Read more. . .


These Are the People in Your Neighborhood: A Spotlight on Annette Jarvis, the Law Society’s Finance Committee Chair

Annette has practiced law for over 30 years and currently is a partner at Dorsey & Whitney in Salt Lake City. A nationally recognized expert in insolvency law, Annette remarked that she Read more. . .


A Primer on Getting Involved with Local Government by Candace J. Kay Andersen

Over the past 25 years I've had the opportunity to serve as a Mayor, City Councilmember, County Supervisor and sit on over 40 boards, commissions and committees in local government in California. Read more. . .