On the morning of Friday, September 29, a distinguished group of academics, agency officials, and other experts will meet on Capitol Hill to address federal administrative adjudication in the context of the larger administrative state and offer possible reforms that agencies and Congress might consider. The Forum on Federal Administrative Adjudication will be hosted by the Administrative Conference of the United States and the Adjudication Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice.
DATE: Friday, September 29, 2017
TIME: 9:00 a.m. to noon
LOCATION: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 562
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See the agenda (below) for more information.
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 University Law School
Ron Cass, President, Cass & Associates, PC; Dean Emeritus, Boston University School of Law
Kim Hildred, Chair, Social Security Advisory Board
MODERATOR: Chris Walker, Associate Professor of Law, The Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law; Co-Chair, Adjudication Committee, ABA Section of Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Panel II: E-Adjudication: Adjudication by Algorithm and Other Technological Innovations in Adjudication
Cary Coglianese, Edward B. Shils Professor of Law & Director, Penn Program on Regulation, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Fredric I. Lederer, Chancellor Professor of Law & Director, Center for Legal and Court Technology, William & Mary Law School
Gerald K. Ray, Former Administrative Appeals Judge & Deputy Executive Director, Office of Appellate Operations, Social Security Administration
Daniel J. Sheffner, Attorney Advisor, Administrative Conference of the United States
MODERATOR: Reeve T. Bull, Research Director, Administrative Conference of the United States
11:00 a.m. – Noon Panel III: Critical Mass: Balancing Fairness and Efficiency in High Volume Adjudication Programs
David Marcus, Professor of Law, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law
Nancy Griswold, Chief Administrative Law Judge, Office of Medicare Hearings & Appeals, Department of Health & Human Services
Adam Zimmerman, Professor of Law, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
MODERATOR: Matthew L. Wiener, Vice Chairman & Executive Director, Administrative Conference of the United States; Co-Chair, Adjudication Committee, ABA Section of Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice