administrative law judge


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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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Judge Sherrill also is indebted to former colleague and administrative law judge William R.
As a result of a hearing held on May 16, 2017, an Administrative Law Judge issued an Initial Order on August 2, 2017, which became a Final Order on August 17, 2017.
Ensuring Due Process in Recessionary Times" was the theme as administrative law judges nationwide reviewed the status of the adjudicatory process, with a special emphasis on ensuring that parties to administrative proceedings enjoy full due process protections at a time when budgetary cutbacks, layoffs, and furloughs make the staffing and timely handling of proceedings a special challenge.
It is the opinion of the administrative law judge, however, that the rule does not impose strict liability.
In a Texas Comptroller's Decision, an Administrative Law Judge determined that the taxpayer was not allowed to exclude pushed-down debt in calculating its surplus.
However, where the public has been cheated out of money, the Administrative Law Judge will often suspend a license indefinitely until restitution is made.
The OFCCP sued and Administrative Law Judge Larry Price held that Beverly had no grounds for refusing access.
The city Ethics Commission's staff had sought a $750 penalty for each of the 32 violations instead of the $150 recommended by an administrative law judge.
SanDisk([R]) Corporation (NASDAQ:SNDK) announced today that an Administrative Law Judge for the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) issued an Initial Determination that found that ST NAND flash memory infringed multiple claims of SanDisk United States Patent 5,991,517 ("'517 Patent") but that these claims of the '517 Patent were invalid.
While we believe it appropriate that the Commission did not reach DDR2, GDDR2, or succeeding generations, we are nevertheless disappointed that the Commission's remedy with respect to SDRAM and DDR SDRAM continues to ignore the extensive findings of fact made by its own Chief Administrative Law Judge McGuire," said Tom Lavelle, senior vice president and general counsel for Rambus.
Five teachers challenged their layoffs, but the administrative law judge ruled the district had acted appropriately.
Philips Lumileds announced today that it has received a favorable ruling from the Administrative Law Judge ("ALJ") of the United States International Trade Commission ("ITC") presiding over Philips Lumileds' patent infringement litigation against Epistar Corporation.

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