Monthly Archives: January 2015

King v. Burwell: A Survey of the Amicus Briefs

by Andy Grewal — Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015

Judging from the Supreme Court’s docket, many attorneys spent their Christmas vacations putting together various amicus briefs supporting the taxpayers in King v. Burwell. Over the next few weeks, I’d like to survey those briefs and offer my reactions to some of them. I expect to offer specific thoughts on the briefs themselves and provide […]

Administrative Law SSRN Reading List, December 2014 Edition

by Chris Walker — Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015@chris_j_walker

As we enter the New Year, SSRN has some terrific new administrative law scholarship to consume. Here is the December 2014 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 William Funk. For more on why SSRN and this eJournal are […]

Tales of Changing Technology and Jurisdiction from the FTC, FCC, and EPA

by Gus Hurwitz — Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015

Last month Professor Tribe filed comments with the EPA and wrote in the Wall Street Journal to argue that the EPA’s new Clean Power Plan rules are unconstitutional. I would like to expand upon and generalize his concerns. The basic issue – that the agency is asserting newfound and broad regulatory power based on general […]