Forums

ACUS hosts regular forums, workshops, and symposia that bring together federal agency officials, members of Congress and their staffs, judges, academics, and the public.

Many such events lay the groundwork for new projects or facilitate research on existing ones.  

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Forum Transcript 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, executive orders, and regulations against anyone, not just the particular plaintiffs who have challenged...
Transcript  Register Agenda 9:00 a.m. Registration 9:30 a.m. Introductory Remarks Matthew L. Wiener, Vice Chairman & Executive Director, Administrative Conference of the United States 9:30 a.m. Keynote Address Dominic J. Mancini, Deputy Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget 10:15 a.m. Panel: Mass Comments in Rulemaking Steven J. Balla, Associate Professor...
Agenda 9:00 a.m.  Introductory Remarks  Matthew L. Wiener, Vice Chairman & Executive Director, Administrative Conference of the United States; Co-Chair, Adjudication Committee, ABA Section of Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Panel I: Adjudication and the Administrative State  Richard J. Pierce, Jr., Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law, The George Washington...
Regulatory Capture Forum: What is regulatory capture? Everyone believes it exists, but no one agrees on what it looks like. This forum brought together leading experts from government, the federal bench, the academy, and the business world to explore the concept in a more rigorous way. Panels discussed how to measure capture in the rulemaking context; whether federal agencies’ allegedly weak enforcement of regulatory crimes is...