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O’Melveny’s Dellinger Quoted in Law360 on Healthcare RulingJuly 11, 2012
Law360’s July 10, 2012, article, "Conservatives Warn Of New Tax Power After Health Ruling," details an argument made by lawyers to a House panel on how Congress could interpret the Supreme Court’s decision on Obama’s health care program. The article quotes O’Melveny & Myers’ Walter Dellinger on how the Supreme Court’s recent ruling did not create any new taxing authority. "Of course they’ve always had that power," Dellinger said in the article.