Agencies need to pursue systematic efforts to provide quality assurance in their adjudicatory processes.
Agencies should craft rules about public access to their adjudicative proceedings.
Agencies can promote ethical practices by adopting rules of conduct for attorneys and other representatives in adjudication.
ACUS assesses the changing landscape of how agencies use new technologies to hold hearings.
Scholars argue that federal administrative law judges need more insulation from political pressures.
The Supreme Court’s decision in U.S. v. Arthrex expands the avenues for politicizing agency adjudication.
An ACUS study examines how agency review models differ across agencies.
Bid challenges are effective management tools, not just administrative attacks.
To enhance transparency, agencies should publish information about adjudicators on their websites.
ACUS issues new recommendation to help agency adjudicators conduct online independent research.
The FTC should use adjudications to establish policy on employment non-compete clauses.
A better model for the administrative state includes both agency expertise and congressional oversight for major regulations.