News: Sarah Spencer Published in DRI's February 2017 Issue of "For the Defense"
// Feb 28, 2017
C&J appellate attorney Sarah E. Spencer was recently published in the February 2017 edition of the Defense Research Institute's ("DRI") "For the Defense." Sarah's article, titled "How Appellate Courts Consider New Evidence on Appeal," explores how appellate courts view new evidence presented for the first time on appeal, including how and why "[a]ppellate practitioners and trial attorneys need to understand the exceptions that appellate courts make to the general rule that they consider only the evidence and arguments submitted to the trial court." To read Sarah's article in its entirety, visit here.
Nate Alder champions design innovation to help basic consumers get through the legal system
// Jul 6, 2017
As Governing Council for the ABA's Center for Innovation, Nathan Alder comments that BYU's LawX's program, combining a high-tech approach with the goal of building fairness in the law was both timely and noble.
Rebecca Hill & Bryson Brown win summary judgment motion in insurance coverage case
// Jun 23, 2017
Rebecca Hill and Bryson Brown recently won summary judgment in United States District Court on behalf of an insurance company which was relieved of any duty to defend an insured for intentional and/or criminal acts.
After Experience with the Tribune, Karra Porter offers antitrust insight on the Chicago Sun Times purchase
// Jun 23, 2017
Karra Porter was interviewed today by Global Competition Review in Washington, D.C., about the antitrust implications of competing bids to buy the Chicago Sun Times. Karra was lead counsel in the antitrust lawsuit that facilitated last year’s purchase of the Salt Lake Tribune by local owners.