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Fordham Law Symposium on the Danger of Regulatory Capture

Contact: Bob Howe
(212) 636-6538

A distinguished panel of experts teases apart the dangers of regulatory capture—when agencies become dominated by the industries they are charged with regulating—at Fordham Law School’s symposium on Monday, Feb. 7. The symposium will consider where the problem of regulatory capture exists, how severe it is and possible solutions.

Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law Symposium on Regulatory Capture
Monday, Feb. 7 | 8 a.m. to Noon (Lunch to Follow)
12th-Floor Lounge, Lowenstein Center | 113 W. 60th St., New York, N.Y.

Panelists include U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI); Richard Scott Carnell, professor at Fordham Law School; Lawrence G. Baxter, professor at Duke Law School; Robert F. Weber, professor at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law; and Daniel Kaufmann, Ph.D., of the Brookings Institution. Steven M. Davidoff, professor at the University of Connecticut School of Law and New York Times Deal columnist, and James Kwak, co-author of 13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown, and co-founder of the Baseline Scenario, will also join the discussion.

Co-sponsored by the Fordham Corporate Law Center. Continuing Legal Education credit is available.

Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to approximately 14,700 students in its four undergraduate colleges and its six graduate and professional schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in Westchester, the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre at Heythrop College in the United Kingdom.

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