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Author: Christopher J. Walker

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ALR Symposium Issue: Administrative Law in a Time of Crisis: Comparing National Responses to COVID-19

The Administrative Law Review, which is published quarterly by the student staff members at American University Washington College of Law and the Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice of the American Bar Association, just published a terrific symposium issue on comparative regulatory responses to COVID-19. Congratulations to the editors and authors for producing such […]

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Reviving Rationality: Emmett Institute Book Talk with Michael Livermore and Richard Revesz 3/17

From the Emmett Institute: Reviving Rationality: Emmett Institute Book Talk with Michael Livermore and Richard Revesz  Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 Time: 12:15 pm -1:30 pm Pacific time RSVP: Register HERE to receive Zoom information. For decades, administrations of both political parties have used cost-benefit analysis to evaluate and improve federal policy in a variety […]

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Call for Nominations for the Annual Mary C. Lawton Award for Outstanding Government Service

Created in 1989, the Mary C. Lawton Award for Outstanding Government Service honors the memory of Mary Lawton, a distinguished career government lawyer who served on the Council of the Administrative Law Section from 1983-1986, and as Chair of the Section’s Judicial Review Committee from 1986 to 1988. A graduate of Georgetown Law School where […]

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ABA AdLaw Section Webinar 3/12: Comparing Regulatory Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic, One Year On

The Regulatory Policy Committee of the ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice presents: Comparing Regulatory Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic, One Year On Friday March 12, 2021 12 pm – 1:30 pm Eastern Time Via Zoom One year into the global coronavirus pandemic, this international panel, which follows another sponsored by the Section […]

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Administrative Law SSRN Reading List, January 2021 Edition

Here is the January 2021 Edition of the most-downloaded recent papers (those announced in the last 60 days) from SSRN’s U.S. Administrative Law eJournal, which is edited by Bill Funk. Our Anti-Korematsu by Cass R. Sunstein A Critical Assessment of the Originalist Case Against Administrative Regulatory Power: New Evidence from the Federal Tax on Private […]

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Jim Tozzi on OIRA in the Biden Administration

Much more will be written, no doubt, on the Biden administration’s approach to centralized review of regulatory actions though the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), including President Biden’s Modernizing Regulatory Review Executive Order. But Jim Tozzi has some fascinating initial takes, especially his #14 bottom line. I’ve cross-posted below his full post from […]

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Subscribe to the ABA AdLaw YouTube Channel

In order to preserve and share the ABA Administrative Law Section’s programming with a larger audience, the Section has launched an official YouTube channel, which you can access here. Please consider subscribing and sharing this resource with your colleagues, students, and others who may find it of interest. We are in the process of uploading […]