SCOTUScast 6-15-09 featuring Steven Calabresi
Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
June 15, 2009Steven G. Calabresi
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SCOTUScast 6-15-09 featuring Steven Calabresi - MP3
Running Time: 00:22:39
On Wednesday, May 20, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. In this special cert grant episode of SCOTUScast, we take a look ahead to this important case that the Supreme Court will hear during its October 2009 Term. In this case, the Supreme Court will consider whether the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 unconstitutionally violated the separation of powers or the appointments clause by granting the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board far-reaching executive power and having its members appointed by the Securities and Exchange Commission and removable only for cause. Northwestern University Law Professor and Federalist Society co-founder Steven Calabresi discusses the case.
DC Circuit Court Opinon:
Petition for Certiorari:
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