ABA Section Addresses Administrative Challenges Caused by Natural Disasters
Eleanor Kinney, Hall Render Professor of Law and co-director of the William S. and Christine S. Hall Center for Law and Health at Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis, is Section Chair of the ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice. At the 2005 Administrative Law Conference on November 17-18 in Washington, D.C., Prof. Kinney’s Section presented a timely panel on challenges to the administrative process for government in responding to natural disasters. The event was designed to spark discussion on the role of the administrative process in improving federal, state, and local response to catastrophic challenges to life and property. In addition, the Section will feature its first E.U. Symposium, showcasing some preliminary findings from their Project on Administrative Law of the European Union. The Ambassador form the E.U. will speak at the closing reception.