Revisiting Judicial Deference: History, Structure & Accountability

March 17-18, 2016

Papers presented:

Three Types of “Deference” in Marbury v. Madison
Aditya Bamzai
, Department of Justice

Agencies as Adveraries
Daniel Farber
, Berkeley School of Law, University of California

Beyond Seminole Rock
Aaron Nielson
, Brigham Young University Law School

In the Wake of Chevron’s Retreat
Catherine Sharkey
, New York University Law School

Legislating in the Shadows
Christopher Walker, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law


Jack M. Beermann, Harry Elwood Warren Scholar Professor of Law, Boston
University School of Law
The Honorable Ronald A. Cass, President, Cass & Associates PC and
Dean Emeritus, Boston University School of Law
Christopher DeMuth, Distinguished Fellow, The Hudson Institute
James E. Gauch, Partner, Jones Day
The Honorable Douglas H. Ginsburg, Senior Judge, US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and Professor of Law,
George Mason University School of Law
Abbe R. Gluck, Professor of Law and Faculty Director, Solomon Center for
Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School
Ambassador C. Boyden Gray, Founding Partner, Boyden Gray & Associates
Michael S. Greve, Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law
Steven Menashi, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Eric Merrifield, Executive Counsel, Global Operations, General Electric Co.
Gillian E. Metzger, Stanley H. Fuld Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
Jeffrey A. Rosen, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis
Matthew C. Stephenson, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
Adam White, Visiting Fellow, The Hoover Institution