Loper and Chevron in the Court: The Fate of Deference to Administrative and Scientific Expertise

Jan. 30, 2024
12:10PM - 1:20PM
SLB Room 120
Open to the Public

Later this month, the Supreme Court will hear a major challenge to the administrative state and deference to scientific expertise: The Loper Bright and Relentless cases challenge the longstanding precedent of judicial deference to agency interpretations of statutes, established in Chevron U.S.A. v. Natural Resources Defense Council. Join leading scholars, scientists and Supreme Court practitioners for a panel discussion on the potential implications of the case for scientific expertise, environmental law and the regulatory apparatus of government.

Speakers will include: 

  • Jonathan Adler, Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law; Director, Coleman P. Burke Center for Environmental Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • Blake Emerson ’17, Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law; Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School
  • Andrew Pincus Partner, Mayer Brown LLP
  • Reshma Ramachandran, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Co-Director of the Yale Collaboration for Regulatory Rigor, Integrity, and Transparency


Sponsoring Organization(s)

Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, American Constitution Society at Yale Law School, Yale Federalist Society 


Laurel Lyngklip