Administrative Law Matters


My “Puzzling” Theory of Deference

My worst nightmare (which, admittedly, is a little bit different from the nocturnal terrors feared by most people) has just come to pass. Yesterday Professor Larry Solum extracted on his Legal Theory blog a piece from a recent article of mine and labelled it “puzzling”. Here is the offending passage (from this article): What Chevron […] Read more


New Job: University Research Chair in Administrative Law & Governance, University of Ottawa (Faculty of Law, Common Law Section)

After three extraordinarily happy years in Cambridge, I am moving back to Canada, where I will seek to repay the University of Ottawa’s faith in me as a legal scholar, as the University Research Chair in Administrative Law & Governance. The University’s announcement can be found here, with more details on the website of the […] Read more