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Call for Nominations: AALS Administrative Law Section Emerging Scholar Award (9/30 deadline)

In January, the AALS Administrative Law Section recognized Benjamin Eidelson and Blake Emerson as co-recipients of its second annual Emerging Scholar Award. Nominations for this year’s award are due on September 30th. Self-nominations are welcome!  Full-time faculty members without tenure at the time of the work’s publication, including those with fellowships, visiting assistant professorships, or similar positions, are eligible. To nominate someone, please send an anonymized version of their work to me, […]

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The Administrative Conference of the United States Is Hiring! (9/12 deadline)

The Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS) is seeking to hire an experienced, senior-level attorney advisor at the GS-13 or GS-14 level. The ideal candidate would have at least two years of experience working as an attorney in a setting requiring them to independently manage a portfolio of projects and possess a demonstrative academic or professional […]

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Implementing International Rules: How Agencies Put Cross-Border Agreements to Work, by Kathleen Claussen

Earlier this summer, the international trade community celebrated reaching agreement around several topics at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva. After many years of stagnation in negotiations, the WTO demonstrated its continued relevance in the development of shared rules and principles related to international commerce. Now the member countries must take these agreements home […]

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A MODERN DEMOCRATIC STATE, IF WE CAN KEEP IT: Response to Commentators in the Symposium on New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State, by William J. Novak

*This is the twelfth and final post in a symposium on William Novak’s New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. For other posts in the series, click here. It is truly an honor to have my new book New Democracy serve as the vehicle for these 12 diverse, thoughtful, and fully engaged commentaries on […]

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10/4-10/5 Workshop on Benefit-Cost Analysis for U.S. Regulations

From the Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (registration here): Benefit-Cost Analysis for U.S. Regulations co-sponsored by the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Benefit-cost analysis is used around the world to assess regulatory impacts. This workshop introduces the use of Benefit-Cost Analysis for Regulatory Impact Analyses (RIAs) in the Federal government. The topics will include issues of identifying […]

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The Ad Law Event of the Year: Registration Open

Please join us for the ABA Administrative Law Section’s yearly Administrative Law CLE Conference on Thursday December 1 and Friday December 2, 2022!  The conference will be virtual. This year’s program is stellar. Panel topics include regulating emerging technologies, OIRA, the nondelegation doctrine, and the Major Questions Doctrine– it’s all here! Our Friday Developments panels […]

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The GILTI Gambit: How Proposed International Tax Changes Leave American Corporations and the U.S. Tax Base Out to Dry, by Sam Hampton Sturgis

Today’s is not the economy of years past. Gone are the days when tried-and-true manufacturing and a steady, patriotic gusto were enough to ensure an American company’s success; to thrive in the modern market, large companies must maintain a well-organized, nearly prescient process of tax structuring and avoidance. Enter the global scale, and the process […]

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New Democracy and the Problem of Legislative Discretion, by Jane Manners

*This is the eleventh post in a symposium on William Novak’s New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. For other posts in the series, click here. Thomas Cooley is only a minor figure in Bill Novak’s field-shaping book New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. A chief justice of the Michigan Supreme […]

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The (Re)New(ing) Democracy and Cyclical Forms and Substance of Regulatory Governance, by Orly Lobel

*This is the tenth post in a symposium on William Novak’s New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. For other posts in the series, click here. Novak’s New Democracy is a dazzling historical blueprint of progressive reform with utmost pressing relevance for our immediate future. The story of the New Deal as a paradigm […]

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Lessons from Novak’s New Democracy for Federal Administrative Law

*This is the ninth post in a symposium on William Novak’s New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. For other posts in the series, click here. It’s a privilege to participate in this symposium on William Novak’s important new book New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. New Democracy is an engaging, […]

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Industrial Policy, Warfighting, and the Creation of the Modern American State, by Ganesh Sitaraman

*This is the eighth post in a symposium on William Novak’s New Democracy: The Creation of the Modern American State. For other posts in the series, click here. Bill Novak has written a terrific book, filled with important contributions. Three big ones stand out. The first appears in his conclusion, titled “the myth of the New […]