Janet Hugie Smith, President and Shareholder at RQ&N, received Utah State University’s Alumni Merit Citation for her continued contributions to the legal landscape of Utah. Recipients are recognized for excellence in one’s own field or for a specific achievement, contribution or service to one’s own community, state, nation or church, or for significant personal achievement.
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Ms. Smith was also recently featured in the documentary Women Trailblazers in the Law: Utah’s First 100 Women Lawyers. The Women Trailblazers film includes compelling interviews with many of the First 100. These women, through their determination, resilience, and hard work, overcame numerous challenges and paved the way for generations to come. Between 1872, when the… Read more »
Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to announce that thirty-nine attorneys have been selected as 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers and “Rising Stars.” Only the top five percent of attorneys in each state are honored as Super Lawyers in this annual list, and Rising Star selection is limited to just 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys. … Read more »
The final Omnibus Rule (“Rule”), effective March 26, 2013, modified the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules and increased the burden on Covered Entities and Business Associates in the area of breach notification. Click here to read the entire Client Advisory.
In the February 24, 2014 Federal Register, the Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights (“OCR”) announced its plans to survey between 550 and 800 entities during the summer of 2014, preparatory to future OCR audits. OCR further clarified in an April 2014 presentation its intention to conduct approximately 400 audits, expected to commence… Read more »
Ray Quinney & Nebeker is ranked as a top leader in the 2014 Chambers USA Guide.
Robert O. Rice was elected April 15, 2014 by his peers to serve a second three-year term as a Third Division Commissioner of the Utah State Bar, the body that represents Utah lawyers.
James A. Sorenson has been elected to serve as President of the University of Utah Young Alumni Board of Directors.
Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to announce that attorneys Robert G. Wing, Jennifer R. Korb, and Jared N. Parrish have joined the firm. Prior to joining Ray Quinney & Nebeker, Wing, Korb and Parrish were Shareholders at another local law firm.
RQ&N Shareholder, Matthew M. Cannon, has been appointed by Governor Gary R. Herbert, and confirmed by the Senate, to the Southern Utah University Board of Trustees. Mr. Cannon received his B.A. in English and Political Science at SUU, as he concluded a four-year career as starting quarterback, slotback and punter for the SUU Thunderbirds. While… Read more »