October 1, 2021

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Central Time

ACS Chicago: The 75th Anniversary of the APA feat. Douglas Letter

Join Chicago-Kent Law Review and the ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter for a discussion with Keynote guest Doug Letter, General Counsel to the U.S. House of Representatives, on the role of the APA in congressional litigation against the Trump administration. Following this Keynote, the afternoon will feature presentations from leading administrative law scholars around the country addressing the continuing importance of the APA, including the distinction between law and policy in the Act, the advantages of evolutionary versus originalist interpretation, and exploring the role of the APA in the advancement of civil rights.


Doug Letter, General Counsel, U.S. House of Representatives

Emily Bremer, Associate Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame Law School

Blake Emerson, Assistant Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law

Joanna Grisinger, Associate Professor of Instruction and Director of Legal Studies, Northwestern University

Harold J. Krent, Professor of Law, IIT Chicago Kent College of Law

Sophia Z. Lee, Professor of Law and History, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

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