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The Student Side of RegBlog

May 5, 2016 Opinion

Past and present editors share how RegBlog has shaped their legal education—and careers.

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Simplicity Trumps Logical Coherence

Jul 6, 2015 Opinion

The Supreme Court upholds its concededly “incorrect” ban on post-expiration patent royalties.

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When a State Agency is Not a State Actor

Sep 25, 2014 Opinion

The U.S. Supreme Court will decide when a state agency is immune from federal antitrust law.

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Administration Articulates Only Fine Distinctions in Defending Health Care Reform

Mar 28, 2012 Analysis

Solicitor General limits his Supreme Court arguments to the specifics of health insurance.

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Court Misapplies First Amendment to Strike Down FDA Cigarette Warning Labels

Mar 3, 2012 Opinion

A district court judge invents strict scrutiny requirement for commercial speech.


Internet Companies’ Speech Does Not Deserve Special Treatment

Jan 20, 2012 Opinion

It is inconsistent to support Wikipedia's blackout while protesting the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United.


Advocate on Health Care Act Discusses Supreme Court’s Current Term

Nov 16, 2011 News

A former Solicitor General, who will argue for the act's unconstitutionality, spoke at Penn Law.

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House Committee Holds Hearing on the Regulatory Accountability Act

Oct 27, 2011 News

Witnesses testify on merits of imposing statutory cost-benefit requirements on rulemaking.

Bipartisan Bill Would Add Procedural Hurdles to Agency Rulemaking

Oct 25, 2011 News

Bill places special emphasis on rules with a high impact on the economy.

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House Committee Debates Effects of Regulation on Small Business

Jun 20, 2011 News

PPR's Adam Finkel faces tough questioning in hearing.