Hyper-Partisanship and the Law

 “Hyper-Partisanship and the Law”

Articles from this symposium were published in Volume 10, Issue 2 (Summer 2012). View contents and purchase from Vol. 10, no.2, through our print on demand site.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Gewirz 12th Floor

 Symposium Schedule*

12:30 P.M.

Welcome & Check-In

1:00 P.M.-1:15 P.M.

Opening Remarks

1:30 P.M.-2:30 P.M.

Panel 1 • Hyper-Partisanship and the Execution of the Law

Moderated by Steven J. Balla • Associate Professor of Political Science, Public Policy and Public Administration, and International Affairs, The George Washington University

The Honorable Susan Dudley • Former OIRA Administrator;

Director of Regulatory Studies Center, The George Washington University

The Honorable William Kovacic • Former Chairman, Federal Trade Commission;

Professor of Law, The George Washington University Law School

The Honorable Nancy A. Nord • Commissioner, Consumer Product Safety Commission

2:30 P.M.-2:45 P.M.

Coffee & Tea Break

2:45 P.M.-3:45 P.M.

Panel 2 • Hyper-Partisanship and the Law’s Guardians

Moderated by Dakota Rudesill • Visiting Associate Professor, Interim Director of Federal Legislation and Administrative Clinic, Georgetown University Law Center

Rachel Brand • U.S. Chamber of Commerce National Chamber Litigation Center

Ilya Shapiro • CATO Institute

Todd Zywicki • George Mason University School of Law

3:45 P.M.-4:00 P.M.

Coffee & Tea Break

4:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.

Keynote Address

The Honorable Janice Rogers Brown • Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

5:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M.


*Final Schedule Subject to Change

Georgetown Journal of Law and Public Policy

Sam Sharp, Editor-in-Chief          Ludmilla Savelieff and Alexandra Valenti, Symposium Editors

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