Notice & Comment

Author: Aaron L. Nielson

Notice & Comment

D.C. Circuit Review – Reviewed: Our (Relatively) Uncontroversial Appointments Clause

Separation-of-powers cases tend to be controversial. For instance, when the D.C. Circuit last addressed removal and initially concluded that Congress could not grant the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Director “for cause” protection, the United States argued that the panel had “set[] up what may be the most important separation-of-powers case in a generation.” What followed […]

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Breaking News: Two Major Executive Orders

President Trump today issued two new executive orders on administrative law: The “Promoting the Rule of Law Through Improved Agency Guidance Documents” E.O. and the “Rule of Law Through Transparency and Fairness in Civil Administrative Enforcement and Adjudication” E.O. Here is a snippet from the White House’s fact sheet: There is a lot in these […]