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A Revolution in Administrative Law

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Monday, January 16, 2017

New legislation could spell the end of judicial deference to regulatory agencies.

Analysis and Commentary

Empirical Data On The Privacy Paradox

by Benjamin Wittes, Emma Kohsevia Lawfare
Friday, January 13, 2017

The contemporary debate about the effects of new technology on individual privacy centers on the idea that privacy is an eroding value. The erosion is ongoing and takes place because of the government and big corporations that collect data on us all: In the consumer space, technology and the companies that create it erode privacy, as consumers trade away their solitude either unknowingly or in exchange for convenience and efficiency.


Terry Anderson On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Terry Andersonvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, January 12, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Terry Anderson discusses his Forbes article "A Litmus Test For Trump's Public Land Policies."

Analysis and Commentary

Hate Crime Legislation A Good Idea That Went Bad

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Thursday, January 12, 2017

The labeling of hate crimes has become so politicized and ill-defined that the entire concept is unworkable.

Analysis and Commentary

This Could Be The Moment For Rolling Back Regulators' 'Soft Despotism'

by Henry I. Millervia Forbes
Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Bill McGurn in a recent Wall Street Journal column condemned the “soft despotism” in our government that has been created by “the unelected and increasingly assertive class that populates our federal bureaucracies and substitutes rule by regulation for the rule of law.” 

In the News

New Names Surface For PTO Director

quoting Stephen Habervia National Law Journal
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The list includes a former chief judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit who once called the office a "death squad" for property rights.

Analysis and Commentary

FDA’s Committees Provide Political Cover

by Henry I. Millervia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

[Subscription Required] Today, advisory committee meetings are held often when the FDA wants to political cover for a decision that has already been made.

Analysis and Commentary

Another Day, Another Material Support Suit Against A Social Media Company

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Another group of terrorism victims has filed suit against a social media company for allegedly giving material support to a terrorist group, in this case ISIS. These cases have been proliferating of late.

How America Lost Its Secrets

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts a discussion on "How America Lost its Secrets" with author Edward Epstein on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:0pm EST. 


Pizza, Pints & Policy

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "Pizza, Pints & Policy" on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 5:30pm - 7:00pm EST. 



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