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Author: Christopher J. Walker

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Save the Date: ABA AdLaw Section Spring Conference in DC, May 8, 2020

Save the Date! 2020 Spring Conference | May 8, 2020 | Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City | Arlington, VA Join us on Friday May 8 for a specially designed one-day program with distinguished faculty covering the ‘101 Essentials’ of Rulemaking, and ‘102’ sessions covering Adjudications, and Agency Guidance. Topics will include: Rulemaking 101: The Rulemaking Process, Rulemaking […]

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Hastings Law Journal Symposium: Revolution or Evolution: Administrative Law in the Age of Trump, 2/21

This Friday, February 21st, the Hastings Law Journal will be hosting an administrative law symposium, and a number of our regular bloggers will be participating. You can register for the conference here. Here are the details from the Journal: Join Hastings Law Journal for our annual symposium at UC Hastings College of the Law. This year, we […]

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Fascinating Student Note on PDR Network and the Hobbs Act’s Jurisdiction-Stripping Provision

Last Term I covered PDR Network, LLC v. Carlton & Harris Chiropractic Inc. for SCOTUSblog. The question presented in PDR Network was whether the Hobbs Act strips district courts of jurisdiction to reconsider the validity of an agency’s legal interpretation of certain statutes. As I explained in my opinion analysis post, the Court ultimately dodged […]

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Call for Nominations: ABA AdLaw Section 2020 Awards

2020 ABA AdLaw Section Awards   “Award Season” is just getting started! Nominate a colleague, or submit your work for one of the ABA AdLaw Section’s annual awards. Click the link on each award for details, submission requirements, and more:   Mary C. Lawton Award for Outstanding Government Service – Due June 1, 2020Created in […]

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50th Annual Duke Law Journal Administrative Law Symposium: Charting the New Landscape of Administrative Adjudication, 2/14

Kent Barnett, Emily Bremer, and I are thrilled to have organized the Duke Law Journal‘s fiftieth annual administrative law symposium, entitled Charting the New Landscape of Administrative Adjudication. The live symposium takes place this Friday, February 14, 2020 (Valentine’s Day!), so if you’re in the area definitely come join us. I’ll post links to the […]

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OMB Issues Request for Information Regarding Improving and Reforming Regulatory Enforcement and Adjudication

In a potentially major development in agency adjudication and enforcement, OMB has asked the public to “identify additional reforms that will ensure adequate due process in regulatory enforcement and adjudication.” Here is the request for information, which includes the instructions and link to submit comments. Comments are due by March 16, 2020. I’m reproducing the […]

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ACUS Forum: Nationwide Injunctions and Federal Regulatory Programs, 2/12/20

Date: February 12, 2020 – 9:30 am to 12:00 pm EST Location:Jack Morton Auditorium, The George Washington University805 21st Street NW Washington, DC 20052(Map) Forum Press Release Sponsors: Administrative Conference of the United States The George Washington University Law School American Bar Association, Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice Program Description:Nationwide injunctions prohibit the federal government from enforcing statutes, […]

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CFP: Oversight and Accountability Conference, American University Washington College of Law, November 6, 2020

The Oversight Project at American University Washington College of Law is hosting a research conference on the work of federal oversight and accountability institutions, including Inspectors General, the General Accountability Office, the Office of Government Ethics, the Office of Special Counsel, the Office of Management and Budget, and the role of the Congress in oversight […]

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Annual Meeting of the Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis, March 16-17, 2020, at George Washington University

The Annual Meeting of the Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis will be held March 16-17, 2020, on the campus of George Washington University in Washington, DC. You can find the full program and registration information on the Society’s website. Here are a few noteworthy panels for administrative law scholars and practitioners: 1.A Surviving Judicial Review Chair: […]

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ABA Urges Justice Department to Issue Guidance on Federal Government Lawyer Participation in Bar Associations

Per the ABA website: On December 20, 2019, the ABA sent a letter to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen urging the Justice Department to issue new government-wide guidance—based on the ABA’s Proposed Guidance—allowing government lawyers to participate more fully in the ABA and other legal professional associations. The proposed guidance is needed to correct the […]