I first met Justice Ginsburg in the early 1980s at an American Law Institute (ALI) Annual Meeting. I was a new Assistant U.S. Attorney. She was a somewhat newly appointed judge on the D.C. Circuit and was a member of the Council of the ALI. There ...Continue Reading
The fall edition of The ALI Reporter is now available. This issue includes a tribute to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg from ALI President David F. Levi and rememberances from Council members; a Project Spotlight on the Model Penal Code: Sexual Assault and Related Offences; and Q&A ...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 fall 2020 edition.
William M. Hannay – Chicago, IL
Raj Marphatia – Boston, MA
Robert T. Brousseau – Dallas, TX
Glenn R. Coates – Racine ...
This Director's Letter was originally published in the fall 2020 edition of The ALI Reporter.
On June 30, 1923, William Draper Lewis addressed a gathering of the Maryland State Bar Association at Atlantic City, New Jersey. His speech was entitled, “The Work of The American Law Institute ...Continue Reading
In Barclay v. Castruccio, 230 A.3d 80 (Md. 2020), the Court of Appeals of Maryland decided to recognize the tort of intentional interference with a prospective inheritance or gift, and to adopt the standards for that tort as set forth in Restatement of the Law Third, Torts ...Continue Reading
The American Law Institute has elected 36 new members who will bring their expertise, and add their voices to the important and ongoing work of the Institute.
“I am pleased to welcome this extraordinary group of new members and look forward to connecting and collaborating with them in ...Continue Reading