Administrative Law Judge

(redirected from Administrative law judges)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal.

Administrative Law Judge

A judge who presides and decides at the hearing of a dispute between a U.S. government agency and a plaintiff. An administrative law judge is appointed from a pool of persons who have passed an oral and a written examination. The hearing over which an administrative law judge presides is the original trial; either party has the right to appeal his/her decision.
References in periodicals archive ?
It is the position of the Office of Administrative Law Judges that in LHWCA cases, the OALJ has the exclusive authority to issue subpoenas regardless of whether the case is before the OWCP or before them.
The city's Ethics Commission voted Tuesday to have an administrative law judge hold a hearing on allegations that Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa violated ethics laws in his 2003 campaign for City Council.
In that system, a single state agency employs administrative law judges to hear cases for several state agencies, instead of asking each agency to employ its own judges.
Second, the Mayor's bill will provide the Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings with the authority to use qualified temporary administrative law judges to handle unanticipated increases caseload.
11) Administrative law judges are exceptionally seasoned jurists, however, currently averaging 26 years as members of the Bar.
In particular, Judge Hines felt that the "Access to Justice: Tips for Dealing with Pro se Litigants" session was very important for administrative law judges because so many administrative matters involve self-represented individuals.
But the administration says administrative law judges should not follow the decision as a precedent in other cases, unless the Social Security commissioner has accepted it by issuing a formal notice of ``acquiescence.
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 conference is open to all administrative adjudicators, including administrative law judges and hearing officers, and all lawyers who practice in the administrative area.
Franklin, the PUC's executive director, it called for eliminating the Division of Administrative Law Judges as well as the Division of Ratepayer Advocates.
American Inns of Court actively involve more than 20,000 state, federal and administrative law judges, attorneys, legal scholars and third-year law students.
OTCBB: ZYNX), a provider of pain management systems and electrotherapy products for medical patients with functional disability, today announced that Medicare reimbursements for its NeuroMove(TM) Stroke Recovery System as a result of the Company's successful appeals to administrative law judges are contributing to the Company's revenue stream.
Full browser ?