2017 National Lawyers Convention Administrative Agencies and the Regulatory State Thursday, November 16, 12:00 AMThe Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
The 2017 National Lawyers Convention is scheduled for Thursday, November 16 through Saturday, November 18 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. The topic of this year's convention is: Administrative Agencies and the Regulatory State. More information will be posted soon! Washington, DC Lawyers Chapter
On July 13, 2017, Miguel Estrada of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP delivered the Annual Supreme Court Round Up at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.
- Mr. Miguel Estrada, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
- Introduction: Mr. Douglas R. Cox, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
National Press Club Short video featuring Adam White
Adam J. White July 26, 2017
Is the modern Congress doing more harm than good? Adam White of the Hoover Institution summarizes his remarks from a panel on congressional power at the 2017 Executive Branch Review Conference. International & National Security Law Practice Group Podcast
Eighteen days after the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Trump v. International Refugee Assistance Project and stay applications were granted in part, on July 14, 2017, Judge Watson of the District Court of Hawaii ruled that grandparents, grandchildren, aunts, uncles, and other relatives of people could not be prevented from entering the country as they qualified as persons with a “bona fide relationship” under the Supreme Court ruling.
On July 19, 2017, the Supreme Court upheld parts of the District Court order. Ilya Somin and Josh Blackman joined us again to discuss developments in the litigation of Executive Order 13780.
- Prof. Josh Blackman, Associate Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law, Houston
- Prof. Ilya Somin, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
Corporations, Securities & Antitrust Practice Group Podcast
With a change in administration, businesses and consumers alike are searching the tea leaves for indications about how new policy setters will analyze market power, mergers and acquisitions. Will economic analysis play a greater or lesser role? Will the conventional distinctions between horizontal and vertical mergers persist? How will consumer interest be weighed? On the international front, is foreign countries’ use of competition laws to influence or judge American businesses on the rise and, if so, to what effect?
- Hon. Joshua D. Wright, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University