News: Nate Alder Appointed to Governing Council of the ABA's Center for Innovation
// Aug 29, 2016
C&J's Nathan D. Alder has been appointed by American Bar Association President Linda Klein to the governing council of the ABA’s Center for Innovation. The Center is an exciting, new venture for the ABA which recently issued its Report on the Future of Legal Services in the United States, including Recommendation #6 which encouraged the establishment of the Center. The purpose of the Center is to position the ABA as a leader and architect of the profession’s efforts to increase access to legal services and to improve the delivery of, and access to, those services to the public through innovative programs and initiatives. The Center will seek input from and collaboration with technologists, innovators, consumers, and those in public policy, to develop new projects, programming and other resources to help drive innovation in the delivery of legal services. Read more about the ABA's Center for Innovation here and Nate's appointment here.
Heather Thuett to present on Principled Negotiations - When to Hold 'em and When to Fold 'em
// Jan 29, 2018
On February 9th, C&J's own Heather Thuett will be presenting at the 4th Annual Intermountain Construction Defect & Dispute Conference. Heather will speak on the subject of negotiations and "when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em."
There are some 200 cold cases of murders or missing persons in Utah, yet the state has no comprehensive up-to-date database that would help law enforcement bring perpetrators to justice. A new organization, the Utah Cold Case Coalition, says agencies could be doing a much better job sharing information and solving old homicides and disappearances.
Tanner Lenart featured on KUER on liquor laws in Utah
// Dec 20, 2017
Tanner Lenart, C&J's premier attorney specializing in liquor laws, was featured on KUER this week. Learn how a law designed for strip-clubs complicated the showing of the movie Deadpool at Brewvies in Salt Lake City. Tanner's clients are mostly bars and restaurants, she helps them navigate Utah’s complicated alcohol regulations.