LAW Advanced Topics in Administrative Law
Civil Rights/Liberties: General
Business Law: Finance: Capital Markets, Financial Reporting, Corporate Governance
[ A ] [ L ] [ T ] [ R ]
Law School Courses
Related Law Courses by Topic
Courses Outside SLS by Topic
299 items in this track
Item is good for 156 routes, rollover orange dots above to see which ones!
Advanced Topics in Administrative Law
Recommended for route(s):
[ Academia ] [ Litigation ] [ Transactional ] [ Regulatory & Policy ] Civil Rights/Liberties: General
Why it is relevant for ...
[ Academia ] [ Litigation ] [ Transactional ] as a Related Elective for those interested in Administrative Law : Administrative agencies play a key role in many practice areas, from environmental and health law to education and employment law. Most lawyers working in the public interest or civil rights arena will also represent stakeholders and causes before administrative and other rule-making bodies at some point. They may be advocating for a client in a particular case or urging the administrative body to make different rules. This course covers topics from the basic Administrative Law course in greater depth, examining issues such as the types of analysis used by rule-making bodies when considering changes to their rules.
[ Regulatory & Policy ] as a Key Elective for those interested in Administrative Law : This course is a good choice if you expect to work in the policy arena, whether in the public policy sector or as a private lawyer representing clients who want to influence legislation or the rule-making of a government agency. This course covers topics from the basic Administrative Law course in greater depth, examining issues such as the types of analysis used by rule-making bodies when considering changes to their rules.
General course Description:
This seminar will cover advanced topics in administrative law, including the law of government information, the role of cost benefit analysis, and schools of regulatory reform. Students electing "W" credit will write a series of response papers; students electing "R" credit will write a research paper pertaining to administrative law. Special Instructions: After the term begins, students accepted into the course can transfer from section (01) into section (02), which meets the R requirement, with consent of the instructor. Consent Application: To apply for this course, students must complete and e-mail the Consent Application Form available on the SLS Registrar's Office website (see Registration and Selection of Classes for Stanford Law Students) to the instructors. See Consent Application Form for submission deadline. Prior course in Administrative Law required. Writing (W) credit is for 3Ls only. Elements used in grading: Class participation, attendance, written assignments and final paper.