William S. Jordan, III

William S. Jordan, III

Title: Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Office: Room 136-J
Phone: 330-972-6751
Fax: 330-258-2343
Email: jordan@uakron.edu
SSRN: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=140799
Selected Works - bepress: http://works.bepress.com/william_jordan/
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Biography

William S. Jordan, III is Associate Dean and C. Blake McDowell, Jr. Professor of Law at The University of Akron School of Law, where he teaches Administrative Law. He has also taught  Property, Environmental Law, and Evidence. He received his B.A. from Stanford University and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Michigan. Following law school, he served as an attorney-advisor at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. He then entered the private sector with the Washington, D.C. firm of Sheldon, Harmon, Roisman & Weiss, which became Harmon, Weiss, and Jordan, where he engaged primarily in environmental and administrative litigation. He has taught at Akron Law since 1985. Dean Jordan's research has addressed various aspects of judicial review and administrative procedure. He is a former president of the Central States Law School Association. Dean Jordan is an active member of the Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice of the ABA. He has served on the Council of the Section and as Chair of the Judicial Review Committee. He is currently Chair of the Section's Publications Committee and a contributing editor to Administrative and Regulatory Law News.  He is a co-editor, with Charles Koch and Richard Murphy, of Administrative Law: Cases and Materials (6th Ed.), published by Lexis-Nexis.


Publications

  • News From the Circuits, 38 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 28 (2013)
  • News From the Circuits, 38 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 15 (2013)
  • News From the Circuits, 38 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2013)
  • Rulemaking, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2012 (ABA Section on Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice)
  • Charles Koch: The Casebook and the Scholarship, 22 Wm. & Mary Bill Rts. J. 381 (2013)
  • Ripeness and Standing - Maintain the Distinction, 39 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 17 (Fall 2013)
  • News From the Circuits, 38 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 23 (2012)
  • News From the Circuits, 37 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 26 (2012)
  • News From the Circuits, 37 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 29 (2012)
  • News From the Circuits, 37 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2012)
  • Rulemaking, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2011 (ABA Section on Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice)
  • News From the Circuits, 37 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2011)
  • News From the Circuits, 36 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 24 (2011)
  • News From the Circuits, 36 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2011)
  • News From the Circuits, 36 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 21 (2011)
  • Rulemaking, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2009-2010 (ABA Section on Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2011)
  • News From the Circuits, 36 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 17 (2010)
  • News From the Circuits, 35 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 17 (2010)
  • News From the Circuits, 35 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 25 (2010)
  • News From the Circuits, 35 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 16 (2010)
  • Rulemaking, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2008-2009 (ABA Section on Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2010)
  • Administrative Law: Cases and Materials Lexis Nexis 6th ed. 2010) (with Charles H. Koch, Jr. & Richard W. Murphy)
  • Revised Teacher's Manual, Administrative Law: Cases and Materials (Lexis Nexis 6th ed. 2010) (with Charles H. Koch, Jr. & Richard W. Murphy)
  • Chevron and Hearing Rights: An Unintended Combination, 61 Admin. L. Rev. 249 (2009)
  • News From the Circuits, in Administrative & Regulatory Law News (ABA section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice)
  • News From the Circuits, 34 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 26 (2009)
  • News From the Circuits, 34 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 21 (2009)
  • Rulemaking, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2007-2008 (ABA Section on Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2009)
  • News From the Circuits, 33 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 15 (2008)
  • News From the Circuits, 33 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 19 (2008)
  • News From the Circuits, 33 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 25 (2008)
  • News From the Circuits, 34 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 23 (2008)
  • Regular blogger at the Akron Law Caf� - 2008 
  • News From the Circuits, 32 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 14 (2007)
  • News From the Circuits, 32 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2007)
  • News From the Circuits, 32 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 24 (2007)
  • News From the Circuits, 33 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 24 (2007)
  • News From the Circuits, 31 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2006)
  • News From the Circuits, 31 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 25 (2006)
  • News From the Circuits, 31 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 17 (2006)
  • News From the Circuits, 32 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 23 (2006)
  • Administrative Law: Cases and Materials (Matthew Bender 5th ed. 2006) (with Charles H. Koch, Jr. & Richard W. Murphy)
  • Teacher's Manual, Administrative Law: Cases and Materials (Matthew Bender 5th ed. 2006) (with Charles H. Koch, Jr. & Richard W. Murphy)
  • News From the Circuits, 30 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 22 (2005)
  • News From the Circuits, 30 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2005)
  • News From the Circuits, 30 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 21 (2005)
  • News From the Circuits, 31 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 18 (2005)
  • Faculty Salary Compression: A Model for Response, SSRN (with Midha, Calderon, and Steiner (2004))
  • News From the Circuits, 29 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 20 (2004)
  • News From the Circuits, 29 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 22 (2004)
  • News From the Circuits, 30 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 22 (2004)
  • News From the Circuits, 28 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 19 (2003)
  • News From the Circuits, 28 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 24 (2003)
  • News From the Circuits, 29 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 19 (2003)
  • Administrative Law: Cases and Materials (Matthew Bender 4th ed. 2003) (with Charles H. Koch, Jr. & Richard W. Murphy)
  • Judicial Review of Informal Statutory Interpretations: The Answer is Chevron Step Two, Not Christensen or Mead, 54 Admin. L. Rev. 719 (2002)
  • News From the Circuits, 27 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 14 (2002)
  • News From the Circuits, 28 Administrative & Regulatory Law News 8 (2002)
  • Updating Deference - The Court's 2001-2002 Term Sows More Confusion About Chevron,  32 Envtl. L. Rep. 11459 (2002)
  • Judges, Ideology, and Policy in the Administrative State: Lessons From A Decade of Hard Look Remands of EPA Rules, 53 Admin. L. Rev. 45 (2001)
  • Judicial Review, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2000-2001, 65-85 (ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2002)
  • United States v. Mead: Complicating the Delegation Dance, 31 Envtl. L. Rep. 11425 (2001)
  • Envirocare v. NRC Increases Agency Discretion to Deny Administrative Intervention: Right Result - Wrong Decision, 33 Envtl. L. Rep. 10597 (2000)
  • Judicial Review, in Developments in Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 1999-2000, 89-115 (ABA Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice 2000)
  • Ossification Revisited: Does Arbitrary and Capricious Review Significantly Interfere with Agency Ability to Achieve Regulatory Goals Through Informal Rulemaking?,  94 Nw. U. L. Rev. 393 (2000)
  • Book Review, 46 J. Legal Educ. 286 (1996) (reviewing Genevra Richardson & Hazel Genn, eds., Administrative Law and Government Action: The Courts and Alternative Mechanisms of Review (1994))
  • Legislative History and Statutory Interpretation: The Relevance of English Practice, 29 U.S.F. L. Rev. 1 (1994)
  • Justice David Souter and Statutory Interpretation, 23 U. Tol. L. Rev. 491 (1992)
  • Deference Revisited: Politics as a Determinant of Deference Doctrine and The End of the Apparent Chevron Consensus, 68 Neb. L. Rev. 454 (1989)
  • A Plea for Reason and Responsibility in Nuclear Energy Policy, 56 U. Cin. L. Rev. 971 (1988) (reviewing Joseph P. Tomain, Nuclear Power Transformation (1987))
  • Citizen Litigation Under the Clean Water Act: The Second Circuit Renews Its Leadership Role in Environmental Law,  52 Brook. L. Rev. 829 (1986)
  • Nuclear Energy, in America's States: A Citizens Agenda - 1983-1984 (Conf. on Alt. State & Local Policies 1984)
  • Psychological Harm After PANE: NEPA's Requirement to Consider Psychological Damage, 8 Harv. Envtl. L. Rev. 55 (1984)
  • State and Local Government Authority to Ban or Regulate Nuclear Reactors for the Purpose of Protecting Psychological Health, 88 Dick. L. Rev. 14 (1983)
  • Nuclear Energy, in The Issues of 1982: A Briefing Book (Conf. on Alt. State & Local Policies 1982)


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