Supreme Court

Supreme Court to Hear FTC Challenge to Licensing Board

Apr 9, 2014 Analysis

Dispute over teeth-whitening regulations may expand federal antitrust authority over states.

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Supreme Court Confronts Interstate Air Pollution Regulation

Dec 12, 2013 Analysis

The Court hears oral arguments on legal challenge to EPA rule requiring states to keep pollution from affecting their neighbors.

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The Supreme Court Should Avoid a Constitutional Ruling in Noel Canning

Sep 24, 2013 Opinion

The Court should allow the political process to resolve recess appointments controversy.

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Taking Targeted Immunity Statutes Seriously

Sep 16, 2013 Opinion

Recent Supreme Court rulings provide insight into variable tort litigation outcomes.

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Supreme Court Reaffirms Agency Discretion in Interpreting Regulations

Apr 24, 2013 Analysis

Court concludes EPA reasonably interpreted its regulations governing logging road runoff

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States Waiting to Decide on Medicaid Expansion

Nov 1, 2012 Analysis

Majority of states appear to be waiting until after next week's election.

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11th Circuit Rejects Unlimited Power to Impose Federal Mandates

Aug 18, 2011 Opinion

The appeals court demonstrates why health insurance requirement is unconstitutional.

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Recent Supreme Court Decisions Interpret the Freedom of Information Act

Aug 4, 2011 News

The Court clarifies FOIA and its exemptions.

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A Silver Lining in the Supreme Court’s Latest Climate Change Decision

Jun 27, 2011 Opinion

In the process of handing environmentalists a loss in AEP v. Connecticut, the Court strengthens the EPA's authority over greenhouse gas..

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Can the Congressional Review Act Block Climate Change Regulation?

Feb 2, 2010 Analysis

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R – Alaska) is trying to prevent the EPA from regulating greenhouse gases under the Clean Air Act. Along..

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