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
The spring edition of The ALI Reporter is now available. This issue includes a look inside the 2023 Annual Meeting, a feature on ALI Director Designate Diane P. Wood, and a discussion of Electoral Count Act reform.Continue Reading
ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the spring 2023 edition.
Willard L. Boyd – Iowa City, IA
Michael G. Williamson – Tampa, FL
Thomas C. Damewood – Charleston, WV
John P ...
Recently, in Clarke v. Fine Housing, Inc., 2023 WL 29046 (S.C. Jan. 4, 2023), the Supreme Court of South Carolina adopted the approach set forth in Restatement of the Law Third, Property (Servitudes) § 3.4 in determining whether a right of first refusal was an unreasonable restraint ...Continue Reading
The Southwestern Law Review and Southwestern’s Panish Civil Justice Program are co-sponsoring a symposium with The American Law Institute titled Concluding the Restatement (Third) of Torts.
From the event’s description:
The first panel will focus on the appropriate role of theory in the Restatement process. The ...Continue Reading
The American Jewish Committee’s Philadelphia/Southern New Jersey chapter honored Roberta D. Liebenberg of Fine, Kaplan and Black with the 2023 Judge Learned Hand Award. This award is given in recognition of outstanding members of the Philadelphia legal community who have distinguished themselves through their professional achievements ...Continue Reading