Yamen, Sharon
Title:
Assistant Professor - Legal Studies
Office:
WB 229
Phone:
801-863-8144
Mail Code:
205
Last Updated: 12/11/17 -

Education

  •  JD, Hofstra University School of Law, 2003.
  •  BA, State University at New York at Buffalo, 2000.

 Professional Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Utah Valley University. (August 15, 2013 - Present).
  •  Lecturer, New York Summer Program, Columbia University. (June 1, 2013 - August 31, 2013).
  •  Consultant, Import Genius. (January 2015 - Present).

  • Consultant/ Accredited Attorney, Veterans Home Access. (January 2015 - Present).

  •  Adjunct Professor of Law, Baruch College City University of New York. (February 1, 2011 - May 30, 2013).
  •  Special Assistant for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Initiatives, Baruch College City University of New York. (October 1, 2009 - May 30, 2013).

Licensures and Certifications

  • Utah State Bar. (February 2015 - Present).
  •  Department of Veterans Affairs. (January 2015 - Present).
  • NY State Bar. (October 2004 - Present).

 Professional Memberships

  •  Utah State Bar Association. (February 2015 - Present).
  •  Department of Veterans Affairs. (January 2015 - Present).
  •  Academy of Legal Studies of Business. (2011 - Present).
  •  Board Member, Live 2 Give Humanitarian Aid. (2008 - Present).
  •  New York State Bar Association. (January 2004 - Present).
  •  Midwestern Political Science Association. (January 1, 2016 - Present).

  TEACHING

  • LEGL 1000, Introduction to American Law
  • LEGL 1120, Court and Litigation Procedures
  • LEGL 1330, Criminal Law and Procedure
  • LEGL 2110, Civil Procedures, 
  • LEGL 2330, Technology in Law Practice
  • LEGL 3000, Business Law
  • LEGL 3210, Interviewing and Investigation

 RESEARCH

  • Yamen, S., Bartholomew, A. S. (2017). The American Rule: Genesis and Policy of the Enduring Legacy on Attorney Fee Awards. Utah Bar Journal, 30 (5).
  •  Bartholomew, A. S., Yamen, S. (2015). The JOBS Act:  Crowdfunding as the Latest Spin for Fraudsters in Utah. Utah Bar Journal, 28(5).
  • Yamen, S. (2015). An analysis of the implications of Crowd-funding legislation under the JOBS Act. BYU International Law and Management, 11(Winter 2015), 41-71.
  • Yamen, S. (2013). One if By Land, Two if By Sea, but Not if By Air: Implications of a legal difference in manifest disclosure. Seton Hall Legislative Law Journal, 37(1), 118-143. erepository.law.shu.edu/shlj/vol37/iss1/4/

 Presentations Given

  •  Yamen, S. (Presenter & Author), Bartholomew, A. S. (Author Only), PSALSB, "ATTORNEYS FEES," ALSB, PALM SPRINGS. (February 2016).