All sessions and events are in The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom unless otherwise noted.
The Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037 

Please note: Although the date of a project session will not change, times may change during the MeetingSessions may begin or end earlier or later than shown on the agenda.

Sunday, May 21

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Pushing the Envelope Without Tearing it Open: “Zealous” Representation, Lawyer Self-Defense, and Clients on the Edge
2 hours ethics credit - Open to all Annual Meeting attendees
Registration and course fee payment required

Monday, May 22

9:00 a.m.
Opening Session
Call to order and report by President Roberta Cooper Ramo

9:10 a.m.
Restatement of the Law Fourth, The Foreign Relations Law of the United States  Jurisdiction, Treaties, and Sovereign Immunity 
Tentative Drafts for Approval

10:40 a.m.
Restatement of the Law, Charitable Nonprofit Organizations
Tentative Draft for Approval 

12:00 p.m.
New Member Orientation Luncheon (invitation only)
Plaza Ballroom
Lunch for most members is "on your own." A restaurant guide is available in the registration area.

1:00 p.m.
Cake and coffee provided through the generosity of Robert H. Mundheim.
Outside The Ritz-Carlton Ballroom


1:30 p.m.
Principles of the Law, Election Administration 
Tentative Draft for Approval

2:30 p.m.
Restatement of the Law, The U.S. Law of International Commercial Arbitration 
Tentative Draft for Approval 

3:30 p.m.
Restatement of the Law Third, Torts: Intentional Torts to Persons 
Tentative Draft for Approval

5:00 p.m.
Adjournment

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 23

9:00 a.m.
Reports and Business
Report of Director Richard L. Revesz
Report of Treasurer Wallace B. Jefferson
Report of the Membership Committee by Chair Teresa Wilton Harmon
Report of the Nominating Committee (including election of Council members) by Chair Anthony J. Scirica 


9:30 a.m.
Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance 
Proposed Final Draft for Approval

11:30 a.m. New Life and 50-Year members should gather in the Plaza Ballroom for a brief reception and group photo.

Honoring New Life Members (Class of 1992) and New 50-Year Members (Class of 1967)

Topic: Life After or Apart from Law Practice


1:45 p.m.
Restatement of the Law, Consumer Contracts
Discussion Draft

3:30 p.m.
Model Penal Code: Sexual Assault and Related Offenses
Tentative Draft for Approval

5:15 p.m.
Adjournment

Wednesday, May 24

9:00 a.m.
Model Penal Code: Sentencing
Proposed Final Draft for Approval

11:30 a.m. 
Awarding of ALI Early Career Scholars Medal to Colleen V. Chien and Daniel Schwarcz

Followed by an address by Daniel Schwarcz
Topic: Modernizing Consumer Protection Regulation in Insurance

Topic: The Evolving Supreme Court through the Eyes of SCOTUSblog

1:45 p.m.
Principles of the Law, Policing
Tentative Draft for Approval

4:00 p.m.
Adjournment

 

Registration Desk Hours
Roosevelt Room

Sunday, May 21
1:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Monday, May 22
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 23
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 24
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
or until Meeting adjourns

Project Schedule 
At A Glance

Monday, May 22
Foreign Relations Law
Charitable Nonprofits
Election Administration
Int. Commercial Arbitration
Intentional Torts

Tuesday, May 23
Liability Insurance
Consumer Contracts
MPC: Sexual Assault

Wednesday, May 24
MPC: Sentencing
Policing



The Early Career Scholars Medal was presented on Wednesday, May 24, by Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar of the Supreme Court of California.