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Author: Christopher J. Walker

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The Federalist Society’s Eighth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference: Now a Virtual Week of Programming, April 27th-May 1st

From the Federalist Society website: The Eighth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference is being transformed into a virtual Executive Branch Review Week of events. Executive Branch Review Webinar PanelsTuesday, April 28 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. EDTRestoring the Executive Power: Revisiting Humphrey’s Executor, Reviving the Unitary Executive 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EDTRestoring Judicial Power: Righting […]

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More from Various Legal Scholars on the Nationwide Injunction, “Universal Vacatur,” and the APA

Earlier today we featured a fascinating post from John Harrison on the availability of nationwide injunctions under the Administrative Procedure Act. We have featured a number of blog posts on this debate about nationwide injunctions under the APA. To continue that debate, I thought I’d flag that Mila Sohoni submitted a law professor amicus brief […]

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Administrative Law SSRN Reading List, March 2020 Edition

Here is the March 2020 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. Delegation at the Founding by Julian Davis Mortenson & Nicholas Bagley (Columbia Law Review forthcoming) Presidential Review: The President’s Statutory Authority Over Independent Agencies by […]

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Video and Draft Papers from Duke Law Journal Charting the New Landscape of Administrative Adjudication

Kent Barnett, Emily Bremer, and I were thrilled to organize the Duke Law Journal‘s fiftieth annual administrative law symposium, entitled Charting the New Landscape of Administrative Adjudication. As I blogged about last month, the live symposium took place on Valentine’s Day, and the draft papers and video from the symposium are now available online. Here is the […]

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New Justice Department Guidance on Supplemental Environmental Projects in Civil Settlements with Private Defendants

Last week, Jeff Clark, the Assistant Attorney General of the Environment and Natural Resources Division (ENRD), delivered a fascinating speech at the Case Western Reserve University’s Burke Center for Environmental Law. Video of his remarks is here. Among other things, Clark discussed Justice Department guidance he issued the week before concerning supplemental environmental projects (SEPs) […]

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From Barnett and Blackman (and Wolters Kluwer): Free Access to “Introduction to Constitutional Law” 11-Hour Video Library

As part of my effort to identify online resources for teaching and learning administrative law, I thought I’d flag this post from Josh Blackman (and Randy Barnett). Their book Introduction to Constitutional Law is a great introduction and refresher to the main cases, and the accompanying videos are really engaging. The book, which comes with […]

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The Mortenson-Bagley-Wurman Debate on Nondelegation and Originalism

It’s no surprise that in today’s post Administrative Law SSRN Reading List, February 2020 Edition, Julian Mortenson and Nick Bagley’s forthcoming Columbia Law Review article Delegation at the Founding topped the charts, with more than 1,300 downloads. This is an important article that has the potential to reshape the debate on the nondelgation doctrine. One […]

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The Federalist Society’s Online Resources for Teaching and Learning Administrative Law

Especially during this time of social distancing and online teaching and learning, I thought I’d flag a few resources for learning administrative law online. In this post, I highlight the terrific resources the Federalist Society has produced in recent years. In the coming days and weeks, I will publish additional posts on other online resources, […]

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ABA AdLaw Section Comments on GSA Modernizing Services for Regulation Management Initiative

In response to the General Services Administration’s request for comment on its initiative to modernize regulations.gov, the American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice filed the following comment on March 20, 2020: On behalf of the Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice of the American Bar Association (the Section), I write […]