The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that Renee M. Jones of Boston College Law School has been appointed Director of the Division of Corporation Finance and John C. Coates IV of Harvard Law School has been named General Counsel. Both appointments are effective June 21 ...Continue Reading
Dissenting Associate Justice Samuel Alito cites the Restatement Third of Torts: Liability for Economic Harm § 28 and Restatement Second of Torts § 876.
In Nestle USA, Inc. v. Doe, No. 19-416 (June 17, 2021), six individuals from Mali who were allegedly trafficked as child slaves to produce cocoa on ...Continue Reading
Ketanji Brown Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia was confirmed by the Senate to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, filling the vacancy left by Attorney General Merrick Garland.
An ALI member since 2012, she was elected ...Continue Reading
Linda Sheryl Greene became the dean and MSU Foundation Professor of Law at MSU Law on June 1, 2021. Greene comes to MSU Law from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Law. She was previously a visiting professor at both Georgetown University Law Center and Harvard Law School ...Continue Reading