Administrative agencies interpret statutes, promulgate regulations, and adjudicate disputes, thereby affecting vast areas of life -- from employment to food and drug safety, from the environment to energy markets, and from telecommunications to immigration. This course surveys the law of the administrative state, considering rationales for delegation to administrative agencies, procedural and substantive constraints of agency decision-making, and the judicial review of agency actions. Elements used in grading: Class participation, attendance, assignments, final exam.
Instructors for this courseMariano-Florentino Cuéllar
David Freeman Engstrom
Daniel E. Ho
M. Elizabeth Magill