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administrative law judge

n. a professional hearing officer who works for the government to preside over hearings and appeals involving governmental agencies. They are generally experienced in the particular subject matter of the agency involved or of several agencies. Formerly called "hearing officers," they discovered that there was more prestige and higher pay in being called "judge."

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Approximately half the states perform hearings by agency administrative law judges.
It is also critically important that administrative law judges handling tax matters be qualified to do so.
11) Administrative law judges are exceptionally seasoned jurists, however, currently averaging 26 years as members of the Bar.
But Ronald Bernoski, acting president of the Association of Administrative Law Judges, which represents Social Security judges, said he and his colleagues in the organization had taken an oath to uphold the Constitution and laws of the United States and should not be required to disregard court decisions.
Testifying before the committee will be Judge Ronald Bernoski, an administrative law judge and president of the AALJ.
We chose the theme 'Ensuring Due Process in Recessionary Times' due to our commitment as an organization and as individual administrative law judges to providing a fair and impartial forum for the adjudication of disputes regardless of the limits imposed on our budgets," said Florida Chief Administrative Law Judge Bob Cohen.
The purpose of this outreach program is to increase public understanding of what to expect at a hearing before a state or federal administrative law judge," said Jean Cooper, chair of the conference.
Laptop law and turning over unprecedented control to claimants' lawyers is wrong and is strongly opposed by the Association of Administrative Law Judges and our members who serve the public throughout the United States.
The National Association of Administrative Law Judges will hold its Annual Conference and Meeting in Orlando October 10-15 at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center.
May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Noting the potential for billions of dollars in savings for Pennsylvania consumers and the opportunities it presents for increasing competition, the Pennsylvania cable television industry says they accept the ruling of the Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) in the Bell Atlantic proceeding now before the Pa.
American Inns of Court actively involve more than 20,000 state, federal and administrative law judges, attorneys, legal scholars and third-year law students.

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