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Trump’s Latest Attack on Obamacare Damages the Justice Department

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Cato Studies

Anyone’s Game: Sports-Betting Regulations after Murphy v. NCAA

By Patrick Moran. Legal Policy Bulletin No. 4. March 11, 2019.

Societal Support for Paying Plasma Donors in Canada

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Regulation Uber Alles: How Governments Hurt Workers and Consumers in the New New Economy

Ilya Shapiro and David McDonald. University of Chicago Legal Forum. 2017.

Realizing Freedom

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High Court Erases Precedent in Chrysler Bankruptcy

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Public Filings

Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission

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St. Bernard Port, Harbor & Terminal District v. Violet Dock Port, Inc.

By Thomas M. Flanagan, Andy Dupre, Luke Wake, & Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. June 30, 2017.

Marilley v. Bonham

By Stephen S. Schwart, Ilya Shapiro, and David McDonald. Legal Briefs. June 22, 2017.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Cato News Notes

Policy Report. March/April 2019.

The Future of Law & Economics

Phil Murray. Regulation. Winter 2017/2018.


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Cato University: College of History and Philosophy

Featuring Robert McDonald, Jacob T. Levy, Christopher A. Preble, & Tom G. Palmer. August 2, 2018 to August 4, 2018. Cato University.

Cato Club Naples 2017

Featuring Ryan Bourne, Vanessa Brown Calder, and Robert A. Levy. December 6, 2017. Conference.

16th Annual Constitution Day

Featuring Roger Pilon, Ilya Shapiro, Clay Calvert, Robert Corn-Revere, Trevor Burrus, David T. Goldberg, David G. Post, Thaya Brook Knight, Walter Olson, Richard W. Garnett, Christopher Landau, Nina Totenberg, Philip Hamburger, & Thomas M. Hefferon. September 18, 2017. Conference.


Sarbanes-Oxley: 10 Years Later

By Mark A. Calabria. October 3, 2012.