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Sean Nobmann: I'm a Member of the JRCLS

Sean Nobmann, member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society, shares his background, life, and experience while highlighting the value he finds in being a member of the JRCLS. This is the first in a series of "I'm a Member" videos.

2013 JRCLS Annual Conference

The 2013 J. Reuben Clark Annual Conference will be held Feb. 14-16 in Washington D.C. Featured speakers include Justice Clarence Thomas and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland.

Elder Steven E. Snow to speak at Los Angeles Annual Dinner

November 3rd, 7:00pm. Keynote speaker, Elder Steven E. Snow, First Quorum of the Seventy and Church Historian....
The dinner is at The California Club in Downtown LA.

Elder Larry Echo Hawk Spoke January 25, 2013 at JRCLS Annual Fireside

Elder Larry Echo Hawk of the First Quorum of the Seventy spoke at the Eleventh Annual J. Reuben Clark Law Society Fireside.

2012 Religious Liberty Honor

The 2012 Religious Liberty Honor was presented to Professor Douglas Laycock at the third annual International Religious Freedom Awards Dinner, held 11 October 2012 at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel in Washington DC.

International Law and Religion Symposium

Scholars, government officials and human rights workers from around the world congregated for the opening session of the 19th Annual International Law and Religion Symposium.

Women in Law Committee Hosts "Dynamic Duos: Mothers and Daughters in the Law"

Women in the Law Committee event featured, "Dynamic Duos: Mothers and Daughters in the Law."

3rd Annual West Africa Conference

The West Africa Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society held its 3rd Annual Conference on September 7th and 8th.

JRCLS Annual Leadership Conference
Aspen Grove, October 4-5, 2012

Chapter Chairs, Committee Members, and Student Leaders please join us at Aspen Grove for the Annual Leadership Conference For Registration Information, Click Here

"Switch in Time that Saved Nine," Justice Roberts Ruling Motivation Discovered

Ed Carter (JD, BYU '03) discovered a notebook containing an interview with Justice Owen J. Roberts. The notes detail the reasoning behind his historic 1937 vote that may have helped keep the Supreme Court at nine justices.

International Religious Liberty Awards
Dinner October 11, 2012

Event begins at 6:00 p.m.

Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Av., NW, Washington DC 20036

2012 Rex E. Lee Advocacy Award Ceremony with Justice Thomas Lee

Justice Thomas R. Lee presents Attorney Greg Garre with the 2012 Rex Lee Advocacy Award with BYU Law student Ashley Erickson (2L), receiving the Shawn Bentley scholarship.

Managing Religious & Cultural Diversity in the Pacific Apia, Samoa

How to manage religious diversity so as to create an environment that fosters harmonious relationships between different religious and cultural groups...

The Australasia Pacific Conference

The Australasia Pacific Conference to be held on June 1-4, 2012.

3rd Annual Religious Freedom Student Writing Competition

The International Center for Law and Religion Studies and the Washington, D.C. Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the JRCLS announce the Third Annual Religious Freedom Student Writing Competition.

BYU Education Week CLE Program, August 14 - 17, 2012

Join us in Provo, Utah, for this year's CLE program where attorneys can earn up to 21 CLE credits, including three hours of ethics credit.

JRCLS Annual Conference Opening Devotional

The JRCLS Annual Conference was held at Stanford Memorial Church on Feb. 16 featuring organist James Welch, soprano singer Barbara Welch Cramer and BYU Law Professor John W. (Jack) Welch. View a recording of the devotional here.

Second Religious Freedom Discussion Series

The International Center for Law and Religious Studies and JRCLS announce a second Religious Freedom Discussion Series with lectures scheduled throughout 2012.

Elder Whitney Clayton Speaks at Annual JRCLS Fireside

Elder L. Whitney Clayton, a member of the Presidency of the Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints spoke to attorneys and law students at the Annual J. Reuben Clark Law Society Fireside Fri., Jan. 27.

Timpanogos Legal Center Helps Lift Lives

The Timpanogos Legal Center, a JRCLS-sponsored organization, helps lift lives through pro-bono legal service.

JRCLS Member on Winning Legal Team for Landmark First Amendment Case

JRCLS member, Hannah Smith, served on the legal team that represented the church and won in the U.S. Supreme Court case, Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Supreme Court Issues Decision in Hosanna-Tabor Ministerial Exception Case

The Supreme Court of the United States issued its opinion in the case Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. Equal employment Opportunity Commission Jan. 11, 2012.