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.  

 

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...