2014 January / February

Group Benefits
President’s Message | Finally, a Bar Group Benefit Package for the Whole Family

Article | Innocence Lost: Fraudulent Transfer Actions Against Innocent Investors of a Ponzi Scheme by Jared N. Parrish

Focus on Ethics & Civility | Liening on Clients by Keith A. Call

Views from the Bench | Reflections of a New Judge by Carolyn E. Howard

Article | Professionalism Re-examined or The Unexamined Life Might Actually be Better by Learned Ham

Article | What the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 and Portability Mean to Utah Estate Planners by John S. Treu

Utah Law Developments | Appellate Highlights by Rodney R. Parker and Julianne P. Blanch

Utah Appellate Law Update | Petitioning the Utah Supreme Court for a Writ of Certiorari by Beth E. Kennedy

Book Review | Reading Law: The Interpretation of Legal Texts Reviewed by Ryan Tenney

Article | Securities Finders – More Confusing Than Ever Before by Brad R. Jacobsen and Fred Peña

Young Lawyers Division | 10 Thoughts for New Lawyers from Two Graduating Young Lawyers by Scott Powers and Patrick Burt

State Bar News


2014 March / April

Election Candidates
President-Elect & Bar Commission Candidates

Article | Tort Reform in Utah: Disclosure and Apology by Greg Bell

Utah Law Developments

Appellate Highlights by Rodney R. Parker and Julianne P. Blanch

Focus on Ethics & Civility | Liening on Clients Part II – The Client’s File by Keith A. Call

Article | The Utah Fraudulent Transfer Act: Choosing Whom to Sue by Kristen C. Kiburtz

Utah Appellate Law Update | The Top Ten Things to Remember When Arguing in Front of an Appellate Courtby Michelle Mumford

Article | Regarding the Standards of Professionalism and Civility and the Use ofDisparaging Language as a Tactical Decision During a Criminal Trial by Ted Weckel

Book Review | Sweatshops in Paradise: A True Story of Slavery in Modern America Reviewed by Jeannine P. Timothy

Article | “Citizens” or “Taxpayers”?: On “Fighting Words” and Justice Lee by Richard Kaplan

State Bar News

Young Lawyers Division | An Expert for All Seasons: Expert Testimony Usually Required, and Unusually Specific by Tanner LenartParalegal Division


2014 May / June

Being a Leader in the Law
President’s Message | Being a Leader in the Law:Reflections on Meeting the Responsibilities of the Legal Profession by Curtis M Jensen & Gregory H. Gunn

Article | Implementing Noncompete Agreements in Utah:Protecting Business Trade Secrets, Goodwill, and Investment in Employees by William R. Knowlton

Article | To Snoop or Not to Snoop?Legal Considerations Under Utah’s Internet Employment Privacy Act by Christopher B. Snow

Views from the Bench | A Few Tips for Using eFiling by Judge Kate A. Toomey

Utah Appellate Law Update | Appeals From Interlocutory Orders in the Utah Appellate Courtsby Julie J. Nelson

Utah Law Developments | Appellate Highlightsby Rodney R. Parker & Julianne P. Blanch

Article | WINGS: Improving Service Delivery to Protected Persons and Their Guardiansby Timothy M. Shea

Article | WINGS: The Challenges of Submitting Competent Medical Evidenceof Incapacity in Guardianship Proceedings by Robert Denton

Article | WINGS: Person-Centered Planning and Supported Decision-Making by Mary Jane Ciccarello & Maureen Henry

Focus on Ethics & Civility | Do the Standards of Professionalism and Civility Have Teeth?by Keith A. Call

State Bar News

Young Lawyers Division | Remembering Judge Anthony B. Quinn:Three Lessons for Young Lawyers by Ashley M. Gregson


2014 July / August

A Final Report
President’s Message | A Final Report and a Farewellby Curtis M Jensen

Article | Utah’s First Female Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit: Judge Carolyn B. McHugh by Andrea Valenti Arthur and Nicole Griffin Farrell

Article | eDiscovery: It’s Time to Drop the ‘e’ by Stephanie Wilkins Pugsley

Utah Law Developments | Appellate Highlights by Rodney R. Parker & Julianne P. Blanch

Article | Send in the B Team: Insurance Coverage for Personal and Advertising Injury by Mark W. Dykes

Focus on Ethics & Civility | Trial Ethics: ABA Issues New Decision on #juryresearch by Keith A. Call

Utah Appellate Law Update | Differences in Appellate Practice in Utah’s Appellate Courts and the Tenth Circuit: Finality, Appeals of Right, and Discretionary Appeals by Clemens A. Landau

Article | What Every Lawyer Should Know About Bitcoins by Brad Jacobsen and Fred Peña

Article | Big Client Savings: Tax-Efficient Settlements by Meagan Carpio and Jason Rogers

Article | Pro Bono Signature Project: Debt Collection Volunteer Attorney Program by T. Richard Davis and Charles A. StormontState Bar News

Young Lawyers Division | Building Meaningful Relationships by Katherine E. Judd

Paralegal Division | Message from the Chair by Danielle Davis


2014 September / October

Magna Carta and Beyond
Letter to the Editor

President’s Message | From Magna Carta and Beyond by James D. Gilson

Article | Can Your Practice Survive a Disaster? by Scott Blackmer

Views from the Bench | Tribute to a Friend by Judge Bruce S. Jenkins

Article | One Angry Man by Just Learned Ham

Article | Matters of the Heart and Household Surveillance:Use of Private Investigators in a Domestic Case by Kristina B. Otterstrom

Utah Appellate Law Update | Staying Enforcement of a Judgment During Post-Trial and Appellate Proceedings by Julie J. Nelson & Clemens A. Landau

Utah Law Developments | Appellate Highlights by Rodney R. Parker & Julianne P. Blanch

Focus on Ethics & Civility | Referral Fees by Keith A. Call

Article | Of Students, Clients, and Volunteer Attorneys by Jill O. Jasperson

Book Review | The Divide, American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap Reviewed by Andrea Garland

State Bar News

Young Lawyers Division | Wills for Heroes: “A Rewarding Program” by R. Blake Hamilton

Paralegal Division | Message from the Chair by Heather Allen

The Utah Bar Journal is published 6 times each year and is received by every attorney and paralegal division member who maintain an Active, Current, or Inactive-Full Service license with the Utah State Bar. Our current circulation is approximately 7,800 and growing. To accommodate the growing number of those that read the Bar Journal online it is also published in enhanced PDF, epub, and mobi formats. The Bar Journal is also directly integrated with the Casemaker legal research service. Articles published on that platform are directly integrated with the growing libraries making it easy to go from an article citation directly to the case law and then on to other related materials.

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