FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Harry M. Seidman
Phone: 202. 480. 2085
ACUS to Co-Host Forum on “Nationwide Injunctions and Federal Regulatory Programs”
Washington D.C., January 31, 2020 – On February 12, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS), The George Washington University Law School, and the American Bar Association Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice will host a forum on “Nationwide Injunctions and Federal Regulatory Programs.”
The Honorable Jeffrey A. Rosen, Deputy Attorney General of the United States, will provide opening remarks. He will be followed by a panel of leading commentators, judges, and public officials who will address the arguments for and against nationwide injunctions, special issues that arise in challenges to federal regulations, and possible judicial and statutory reforms.
For more information, please visit www.acus.gov/nationwide-injunctions-forum.
The Administrative Conference of the United States is an independent federal agency dedicated to improving the administrative process through consensus-driven applied research and providing nonpartisan expert advice and recommendations for federal agency procedures. Its membership is composed of senior federal officials, academics, and other experts from the private sector. Except for the Chairman, all Conference Members are unpaid.
The Conference is committed to promoting effective public participation and efficiency in the rulemaking process by leveraging interactive technologies and encouraging open communication with the public as well as making improvements to the regulatory process by reducing unnecessary litigation, and improving the use of science and the effectiveness of applicable laws. Learn more at www.acus.gov.
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