AboutThis is the blog of the Institute for Public Representation (IPR), a public interest law firm and clinical education program founded by Georgetown University Law Center in 1971. Attorneys at the Institute act as counsel for groups and individuals who are unable to obtain effective legal representation on matters that have a significant impact on issues of broad public importance. For more information, visit the Georgetown Law website.
Monthly Archives: December 2015
An amicus brief drafted by the Institute for Public Representation received mention from Justice Breyer last month, during oral argument for the case Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) v. Electric Power Supply Association. The case dealt with FERC Order 745, … Continue reading
On April 21, the Institute for Public Representation filed an amicus brief on behalf of forty-two Environmental Law Professors in the case People for Ethical Treatment of Property Owners (PETPO) v. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), supporting the defendant … Continue reading
The Institute for Public Representation was honored with an award on April 16th at a reception hosted by Scenic America to commemorate the 50th anniversary of both the Highway Beautification Act and Lady Bird Johnson’s Conference on National Beauty. IPR … Continue reading