JRCLS Newsletter, March 2018

J. Reuben Clark Law Society March 2018 Newsletter



Liz Wiseman Opens Annual JRCLS Conference: Seeing More Clearly in Order to See Better, The Space Between Intention and Impact

Liz Wiseman, former Oracle executive, researcher, author (Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter, The Multiplier Effect: Tapping the Genius Inside Our Schools, and Rookie Smarts:Why Learning Beats Knowing in the New Game of Work), and top international leadership thinker, led a fantastic evening session on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the JRCLS Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Read more. . .


Lawyer as Disciple: Elder Lance Wickman's Tribute to Elder Von Keetch

Less than a month before the J. Reuben Clark Law Society Annual Conference at which he was to speak, Elder Von Keetch, Executive Director of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Public Affairs Department suddenly passed away. Read more. . .


Orange County Chapter Hosts Symposium on Religious Liberty and Higher Education

On March 14, 2018, the Orange County Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society hosted its 14th Annual Religion & the Law Symposium, entitled Battles On Campus: Religious Liberty And Higher Education. Hosted by Chapman Law School, the Symposium featured three distinguished speakers: Professor Myron Steeves, Dr. John Jackson, and Jeffrey Shields. Read more. . .


"Little Did We Know:" Brent C. Gardner's Account of the Blessings of Being an Area Legal Counsel for South America, South Area

Brother Gardner was born in Morenci, Arizona. He received his Bachelor of Arts in English from Brigham Young University in 1978, and his Juris Doctor from J. Reuben Clark Law School in 1981. Before becoming an ALC, he represented banks as creditors in commercial bankruptcy litigation. Read more. . .