Eve Levin  //  10/8/17  //  Topic Update

Jed Shugerman and other historians have corrected an amicus brief in the SDNY Emoluments Case and apologized to Josh Blackman and Seth Tillman for certain statements (and citations) in a footnote of that brief (Shugerblog). 

In the CREW emoluments litigation, the District Court should query the definition of “emoluments” and of “ownership,” write amici Josh Blackman and Seth Barrett Tillman at the Volokh Conspiracy.

Updates | The Week of January 22, 2018

1/28/18  //  Daily Update

A federal district judge in Maryland heard arguments in a case brought by several state attorneys general contending that President Trump's business interests violate the Emoluments Clause.

Update | The Week of November 27, 2017

12/4/17  //  Daily Update

Michael Flynn's work on behalf of the Turkish government figures into Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of the Trump campaign.

Jeffrey Stein

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of October 23, 2017

10/31/17  //  Daily Update

The DOJ reversed its prior concession that the Foreign Emoluments Clause applies to the President. Oral arguments in the first Emoluments Clause challenge lingered on whether the issue is a nonjusticiable political question.