2019 Davis Polk & Wardwell Administrative Law Conference: 

Regulatory Change & the Trump Administrative State

 

Reading Materials

Panel 1: Changes in Administrative Law in the Executive Branch
[scheduled for 1 hour and 15 min]

  1. Gillian Metzger, Past, Present, and Precedent inLucia, 36 Yale J. on Reg.: Notice & Comment (Apr. 9, 2018) [link].
  2. Gillian Metzger, 1930s Redux: The Administrative State Under Siege, 131 Harv. L. Rev.1 (2017) [pdf].
  3. Bijal Shah, Executive Administration, 72 Stan. L. Rev. (forthcoming) [link].
  4. Bijal Shah, “Passing the Buck” in Agency Adjudication, 35 Yale J. on Reg.: Notice & Comment (June 23, 2017) [link].
  5. Bijal Shah, Agency Power in Immigration, 35 Yale J. on Reg.: Notice & Comment (Feb. 12, 2016) [link].
  6. Nicholas R. Parrillo, Federal Agency Guidance and the Power to Bind: An Empirical Study of Agencies and Industries, 36 Yale J. on Reg.165 (2019) [PDF].
  7. Executive Order 12866 (Sept. 20, 1993) [pdf].
  8. Earlier Memoranda of Agreement between Treasury and OMB (1983 & 1993) [pdf].
  9. U.S. Government Accountability Office, Treasury and OMB Need to Reevaluate Long-standing Exemptions of Tax Regulations and Guidance (GAO-16-720) (Sept. 6, 2016) [link].
  10. Executive Order 13789 § 2(c) (Apr. 21, 2017) [pdf].
  11. Susan E. Dudley & Sally Katzen, The Story Behind the IRS’s Exemption From Oversight, Wall St. J. (Feb. 22, 2018) [link].
  12. Memorandum of Agreement between Treasury and OMB (Apr. 11, 2018) [pdf].

Panel 2: Changes in Administrative Law in the Courts

[scheduled for 1 hour and 15 min]

  1. Aaron Nielson, D.C. Circuit Review – Reviewed: The Supreme (Administrative Law) Court, 36 Yale J. on Reg.: Notice & Comment (Sept. 7, 2018) [link].
  2. Aaron Nielson, Lessons from the D.C. Circuit: Change in Administrative Law [pwrpt].
  3. Brett Kavanaugh, Fixing Statutory Interpretation, 129 Harv. L. Rev. 2118 (2016) [pdf].
  4. Lucia v. Sec. & Exch. Comm’n, 138 S. Ct. 2044 (2018) [link].
  5. Jennifer Mascott Who Are Officers of the United States, 70 Stan. L. Rev. 70 443 (2018) [pdf].
  6. Jennifer Mascott, “Officers” in the Supreme Court: Lucia v. SEC, 2018 Cato Supreme Court Review[pdf].
  7. Jennifer Mascott, Gundy v. United States: Reflections on the Court and the State of the Nondelegation Doctrine, 26 Geo. Mason L. Rev. (forthcoming 2019) [pdf].
  8. Brief for Urska Velikonja and Joseph A. Grundfest as Amici Curiae in Support of Neither Party, Lucia v. SEC, No. 17-130 (U.S. Feb. 28, 2018) [pdf].
  9. Urska Velikonja, Are the SEC’s Administrative Law Judges Biased? An Empirical Investigation,92 Wash. L. Rev. 315-370 (2017) [link].
  10. Urska Velikonja,  Securities Settlements in the Shadows,126Yale L.J. F. 124-138 (2016) [link].

Panel 3: The New Landscape of Financial Regulation
[scheduled for 1 hour and 15 min]

  1. Andrew Metrick and Gary Gorton, The Federal Reserve and Panic Prevention: The Roles of Financial Regulation and Lender of Last Resort, 27 The Journal of Economic Perspectives 45 (2013) [link].
  2. Roberta Romano, Does Agency Structure Affect Agency Decisionmaking? Implications of the CFPB’s Design for Administrative Governance, 36 Yale J. on Reg. 273 (2019) [link].
  3. Peter Conti-Brown, The Institutions of Federal Reserve Independence, 32 Yale J. on Reg. 257 (2015) [link].
  4. Peter Conti-Brown, To Fear the Fed or Not, Wharton Magazine (2016) [link].