Each year, ALI’s Annual Meeting includes a session with business reports from ALI leadership. Now more than ever, it is important that our membership remains updated on matters of the Institute, including how our work continues during this time. That is why, despite the cancellation of this ...Continue Reading
Andrew S. Gold of Brooklyn Law School has published a new book, The Right of Redress. The book offers readers a new theory on private law.
The law enables private parties to undo the wrongs committed against them, allowing victims to seek redress. A distinctive ...Continue Reading
On June 3, 2020, the Australian High Court cited §§ 26 and 44 in a decision involving the use of CS gas, a form of tear gas, during an incident at a juvenile detention center. The question was whether the tort of battery was committed when prison officers used ...Continue Reading
Laura E. Gómez of UCLA Law has written a new book, Inventing Latinos: A New Story of American Racism.
Described as a “timely and groundbreaking argument that all Americans must grapple with Latinos’ dynamic racial identity,” the book offers readers a fascinating exploration of the Latino identity, and ...Continue Reading
John G. Browning of Spencer Fane was recently honored by the Texas Bar College with the Patrick A. Nester Outstanding Achievement in CLE Award.
The award is named in honor of Patrick A. Nester, Director of the State Bar of Texas Professional Development Program and TexasBarCLE (1986-2000; 2005-2016 ...Continue Reading