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223 sec. 001 - Administrative Law (Spring 2020)

Instructor: Kenneth A. Bamberger  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4

Due to COVID-19, law school classes were graded as credit/no pass in spring 2020.


    MW 08:00 AM - 09:50 AM
    Location: Law 105
    From January 13, 2020
    To April 28, 2020

Course Start: January 13, 2020
Course End: April 28, 2020
Class Number: 31487

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 96
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 100
As of: 06/16 11:02 PM

The Administrative Law course has never been more central to understanding what is happening in US governance.

Indeed, in the first month alone, we'll discuss (among other things): Whether President Trump can fire agency heads; the constitutionality of Acting AGs and agency heads; the Supreme Court's recent decision throwing out SEC Administrative Law judges; Justices Kavanaugh's and Gorsuch's evolving roles in the constriction of the Administrative State; the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; the viability of President Trump's order purporting to limit birthright citizenship; and the Supreme Court's Gundy decision addressing the constitutionality of the sex-offender registration statute.

The course covers the study of the laws, doctrines, and structures that govern the executive branch, including relations with Congress and the Courts, and the processes that structure decisionmaking.

It is a keystone for the study of regulation and governance across substantive areas, including environmental law, immigration, financial regulation, national security, privacy, health care, food and drugs, and telecommunications.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Public Law and Policy

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Required Books are in blue

  • Federal Administrative Law (Casebook)
    Edition: 3rd /2020
    ISBN: 9781642422580
    e-Book Available: unknown
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $238.00
    Price Source: user provided

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