Thomas Hardman, Jeffrey Rasmussen and Jascha Clark Elected as Shareholders

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Ray Quinney & Nebeker is pleased to announce that Thomas M. Hardman, Jeffrey S. Rasmussen, and Jascha K. Clark have been elected Shareholders of the Firm. Thomas M. Hardman is a member of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Section.  As a registered patent attorney and electrical engineer, his practice emphasizes domestic and international patent procurement for… Read more »

States Working on Plans for The Regional Haze Program’s Second Planning Period

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2/4/2020 The Clean Air Act (“CAA”) requires the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to monitor and address visibility in national parks and wilderness areas. Visibility impairment in national parks and wilderness areas is called “regional haze,” and the EPA’s program to address this issue is called the “Regional Haze Program.” The Regional Haze Program requires the… Read more »

RQN Client Receives Significant Award in CFTC Whistleblower Case

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RQN attorney, Mark Pugsley, successfully represented a client in an $11 million CFTC whistleblower case.  In Commodity Future Trading Commission v. Tallinex, Ltd, et al., the defendants were ordered to pay nearly $10.3 million in restitution to defrauded U.S. customers and a civil penalty of $760,000.  The Order also permanently prohibits Tallinex and General Trader Fulfillment (GTF), a Nevada… Read more »

Douglas Monson Named Utah State Bar’s Banking and Finance Law “2019 Lawyer of the Year”

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The Utah State Bar Banking and Finance Law Section recently named RQN attorney Douglas M. Monson the “2019 Banking and Finance Law Lawyer of the Year.”   Mr. Monson has been a member of the Firm’s Banking and Financial Institutions Section since 1982.  He has extensive experience with commercial loan documentation projects involving numerous multi-million dollar… Read more »

Skye Lazaro Successfully Defends Utah State Quarterback Jordan Love

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1/23/2020Congratulations to RQN attorney, Skye Lazaro in her successful representation of Utah State quarterback and prospective 2020 NFL draft pick, Jordan Love.  In a story covered by the Salt Lake Tribune, the judge has dismissed the possession charges brought against Jordan Love.  Ms. Lazaro has maintained her client’s innocence from the beginning and is very… Read more »

Basics of Nonprofit Corporation Law

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1/16/2020 RQN attorney, Bruce L. Olson’s, recent article, Basics of Nonprofit Corporation Law, published in the Jan/Feb 2020 issue of the Utah Bar Journal, discusses selected state law and tax features of nonprofit corporations with which every Utah tax professional should be familiar and that will be useful to nonprofit corporation boards, donors, and service… Read more »

John Adams Returns to Ray Quinney & Nebeker

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12/18/2019 John Adams recently returned to Ray Quinney & Nebeker this month after serving a mission with his wife as government relations representatives to the United Nations on behalf of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and its humanitarian arm, Latter-day Saint Charities.  Mr. Adams is a member of the Firm’s litigation section… Read more »

Ray Quinney & Nebeker Launches Cannabis Law Practice Group and Attends MJBizCon

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12/16/2019 The cannabis industry is one of the fastest growing business sectors in the United States and has experienced unprecedented growth in Utah. Meeting this rising demand, RQN offers its clients comprehensive legal counsel across the spectrum of the cannabis industry. RQN attorneys are well-versed in cannabis law and are ready to advise clients directly… Read more »

RQN Hosts 4th Annual Meal Packing Event with Rise Against Hunger

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12/4/2019 Ray Quinney & Nebeker participated in its 4th Annual meal packing event with Rise Against Hunger on December 2, 2019. Rise Against Hunger is an international hunger relief organization that distributes food and life-changing aid to the world’s most vulnerable. RQN proudly supports this cause to bring awareness to the issue of world hunger… Read more »