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Professor Sidney Shapiro to testify in front of Congress on Tuesday, Oct. 25

Professor Sidney Shapiro

Sid Shapiro is one of the country’s leading experts in administrative procedure and regulatory policy. He has written six books, contributed chapters to seven additional books, authored or coauthored over fifty articles, and is currently working on a book on administrative accountability.

Professor Sidney Shapiro, the University Distinguished Chair in Law, is among a group that has been asked to testify on Tuesday, Oct. 25, in front of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on the Judiciary regarding H.R. 3010, the “Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011.”

 Shapiro, one of the country’s leading experts in administrative procedure and regulatory policy, has been a consultant to government agencies and regularly testifies before Congress on regulatory subjects. 

He has written six books, contributed chapters to seven additional books, authored or coauthored more than 50 articles, and is currently working on a book on administrative accountability.  He is the vice-president of the Center for Progressive Regulation, a nonprofit research and educational organization of university-affiliated academics.  Before coming to Wake Forest, Sid taught at the University of Kansas where he was a distinguished professor. Prior to teaching, Sid was a trial attorney with the Federal Trade Commission and Deputy Legal Counsel of the Secretary’s Review Panel at the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.