Scalia Law Professor J.W. Verret on bipartisanship behind the International Insurance Standards Act

J. W. Verret, Associate Professor of Law In recent years, a slow creep of nationalization has threatened state insurance regulation, as federal agencies and trade negotiators have increasingly recognized the authority of international regulatory bodies to impose global standards on American insurance firms. H.R. 4537, the International Insurance Standards Act, introduced by Reps. Sean Duffy … Continue reading “Scalia Law Professor J.W. Verret on bipartisanship behind the International Insurance Standards Act”

Scalia Law Professor Adam White on civil service modernization

Adam White, Assistant Professor and Executive Director, The C. Boyden Gray Center for the Study of the Administrative State We saw ways in which, at least at a very general level, you can get basic agreement to modernize our civil service, modernize the agencies, make them more efficient, more productive, more accountable and more modern. … Continue reading “Scalia Law Professor Adam White on civil service modernization”

Professor Thomas P. Vartanian on Regulation Relief

Thomas P. Vartanian, Founder & Executive Director of Scalia Law’s  Financial Regulation & Technology Institute Recent steps by the Congress and the Treasury, Federal Reserve Board, Comptroller of the Currency and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. suggest a welcome departure from the trend of one-size-fits-all rules — and a return to principles-based regulation anchored in … Continue reading “Professor Thomas P. Vartanian on Regulation Relief”

Scalia Law Faculty Weigh in on Supreme Court Justice Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Jennifer Mascott, Assistant Professor of Law and Former Clerk to Judge Kavanaugh: Judge Brett Kavanaugh could be the most qualified nominee in generations. – CNN, July 10 He’s referred to the judge’s role as that of an umpire, so I expect…were he to be confirmed to as Supreme Court justice, that he would continue to … Continue reading “Scalia Law Faculty Weigh in on Supreme Court Justice Nominee Brett Kavanaugh”