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JRCLS Annual Conference

The Annual Conference was a great success and was held on February 13 - 15 at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Campus. Highlights of the conference were a special keynote address by Elder Lance B. Wickman, General Counsel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, remarks by former United States Senator Robert Bennett, and the presentation of The Alexander W. Doniphan Award.

JRCLS Annual Fireside

Elder Bruce C. Hafen, Emeritus General Authority of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke at this year's J. Reuben Clark Law Society Fireside.

2013 JRCLS Leadership Conference

Law Society leaders met October 3-4, 2013 at the annual leadership conference, where they gained valuable training and heard inspiring messages.

JRCLS Regional Women in Law Conference

The first-ever regional Women in Law conference was held November 9 at the Arizona State University LDS Institute in Phoenix, with over ninety attendees.

2013 Canadian Conference

The 2nd JRCLS Canadian Conference was held September 6-7, 2013 at the historic Banff Springs Hotel, in Banff, Alberta.

Recife - Volunteers provided legal assistance to the city of Cabo de Santo Agostinho

Volunteers of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Northeast Brazil, provided legal assistance to citizens in the city of Cabo de Santo Agostinho / PE during the month of June 2013 as part of "The Law and Society" event.

JRCLS 4th Annual Conference: Accra, Ghana

Come join us for the 4th Annual Conference for the JRCLS in Accra, Ghana.

JRCLS Education Week Program

Registration is available for the Continuing Legal Education classes held in conjunction with BYU Education Week, August 20 – 23, 2013, in Provo, Utah. Attorneys attending the program can earn up to 20 CLE credits!

Defending Religious Freedom: A Corporate Social Responsibility

The Internatioal Symposium on Religious Freedom and its effects in the Corporate Community

Elder Oaks' Speech at The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty Canterbury Medal Dinner

Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve received the Canterbury Medal

International Center for Law and Religious Studies Invites JRCLS

The International Center for Law and Religious Studies invites JRCLS members to participate in the publication of an Encyclopedia of Law and Religion by editing articles from scholars in 200 countries throughout the world.

The J. Reuben Clark Law Society Celebrates 25 Years at Annual Conference

The J. Reuben Clark Law Society held its eighth Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. at the Georgetown Law Center on February 14 - 16, 2013. The conference was a celebration of the Society's 25th anniversary.

2013 Australasia, Asia Pacific Conference

The 2013 Australasia, Asia Pacific Conference, "Justice, Mercy and Conviction: Perspectives on Law, Religion and Ethics," will be held June 7-9 in Adelaide.

LDS Church News Highlights Elder Holland's Address at the JRCLS Conference

LDS Church News published an article on Feb. 23 titled, "Elder Holland addresses Clark law society on 25th anniversary."

JRCLS Las Vegas CLE Event

On March 8, 2013 there will be a CLE event sponsored by JRCLS on the UNLV campus in Las Vegas. Speakers include D.C. Circuit Court Judge Thomas B. Griffith; Utah Supreme Court Justice Thomas R. Lee.

An Instrument in His Hand: Elder Echo Hawk, His Faith and the Law

Elder Larry Echo Hawk, former BYU Law Professor and Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Indian Affairs spoke about his journey in the law.

Dean Chodosh received Franklin S. Richards Public Service Award

Hiram Chodosh, Dean of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, received the award for his work on legal reform and his leadership and support of programs undertaken by the University of Utah.