PHILADELPHIA — The American Law Institute’s Council today announced the appointment of Diane P. Wood, Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, as Director Designate. Judge Wood will succeed Richard L. Revesz, who stepped down to take on the role of Administrator ...Continue Reading
Texas A&M University has announced that Robert B. Ahdieh of Texas A&M University School of Law has been named Vice President for Professional Schools and Programs. He will serve in this new role concurrently with his position as dean of the law school.
“I am honored to be ...Continue Reading
Michael S. Ariens of St. Mary’s University School of Law has authored The Lawyer's Conscience, A History of American Lawyer Ethics, a book discussing ethical justifications that lawyers have used from the 1760’s to the 21st century. The book includes a study of the Restatement ...Continue Reading
At the 2023 Association of American Law Schools’ (AALS) Annual Meeting, 14 ALI members were honored with section awards for excellence in legal education.
“AALS sections are active communities that help foster connections, scholarship, and professional development for law school faculty, staff, and administrators,” said AALS President Erwin ...Continue Reading
The American Law Institute’s Council voted to approve the appointment of Associate Reporters David Marcus of UCLA School of Law and Lauren Sudeall of Georgia State University College of Law to Principles of the Law, High-Volume Civil Adjudication. Marcus and Sudeall join Reporter David Freeman Engstrom of ...Continue Reading
PHILADELPHIA — The American Law Institute’s Council voted today to approve the initiation of a project to complete the remainder of Restatement of the Law Fourth, The Foreign Relations Law of the United States. Sections on Jurisdiction, Treaties, and Sovereign Immunity were published in 2018. The new project ...Continue Reading