Business and Law

Arizona ranked second in the nation in lettuce production, providing 25 percent of the country's total production. (Photo: Faith Schwartz/UA Cooperative Extension)
Nov. 7, 2017
Arizona agribusiness contributes $23.3 billion in sales to the state's economy and supports more than 138,000 jobs, says UA Cooperative Extension’s Economic Impact Analysis Team.
From left: Law fellow Lori Lewis, veteran and UA student Erick Hernandez, students Amanda Ehredt and Zoey Kotzambasis, VALC director Kristine Huskey, and veteran and student Nick Hamilton (Photo: Drew Bourland/UA News)
Nov. 6, 2017
Since 2010, students have been giving back and gaining valuable experience through the Veterans' Advocacy Law Clinic. "I couldn't think of another clinic I'd rather be a part of," says third-year law student Jonathan Rich, who served five years in the Marine Corps.
Oct. 17, 2017
The UA assistant professor discusses the ways in which American gun culture, policing and law enforcement intersect along the lines of race, gender and socioeconomics.
Lisa Ordóñez of the Eller College of Management turned her passion for football into a research study about the effects of rivalry on risk-taking. (Photo: Bob Demers/UA News)
Oct. 9, 2017
Researchers including the UA's Lisa Ordóñez studied thousands of NFL plays and used college football rivalries to test behaviors about how rivalry impacts risk-taking. They found out that on the field or in the boardroom, a rivalry can prompt the making of riskier decisions.
Negar Katirai, Barbara Atwood, Natalie Cafasso and Chris Lloyd were among the UA faculty and students who visited the Arizona Supreme Court in June to hear oral arguments in a family law case.
Sept. 27, 2017
Students at the UA's James E. Rogers College of Law hoped to make a difference as "friends of the court" when they filed an amicus brief with the Arizona Supreme Court.
July 24, 2017
The topic of "fake news" has dominated the headlines, but what counts as fake news and how can it be stopped? A new report from the UA addresses those questions.
The UA's James E. Rogers College of Law
July 11, 2017
The UA's Bachelor of Arts in Law program prepares students for legal careers that don't require a Juris Doctor degree. Enrollment in the groundbreaking program recently surpassed 700 students, and the degree also will be offered online for the first time this fall.
Students working in the atrium of Eller's McClelland Hall (Photo: Gregor Orbino)
June 1, 2017
The UA's Eller College of Management made its first appearance in the Financial Times Executive Education rankings, debuting in the global top 75 and placing No. 4 in the Western U.S.
May 8, 2017
Alumnus Todd Pletcher, a product of the Race Track Industry Program, trained Always Dreaming, the Derby winner who is expected to compete in the Preakness on May 20.