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Presidential Power

Readings and resources concerning presidential power.


A ten-week class can only address a limited number of topics. This section of the guide adds a few topics not otherwise covered and expands on some of the topics in the syllabus.

Corporate Governance & Compliance

Marcia Narine Weldon, What do we know about the future of corporate governance and compliance so far under Trump?, Business Law Prof Blog, Feb. 9, 2017

Dakota Access Pipeline

Litigation Against Government

Joel Rose & Parker Yesko, After 2 Weeks In Office, Trump Faces More Than 50 Lawsuits, NPR, Feb. 2, 2017. Graphs break down suits by topic and compare number of suits against Trump administration with those against the last three administrations.

National Monument Designations

Todd F. Gaziano & John Yoo, Presidential Authority to Revoke or Reduce National Monument Designations, SSRN (July 18, 2017), 35 Yale J. on Regulation (forthcoming 2018)