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  • In Memoriam: Vernon Jordan

    In Memoriam: Vernon Jordan

    Vernon E. Jordan Jr. died on March 1, at his home in Washington. He was 85.

    Jordan began his work in civil rights after graduating from Howard University School of Law in 1960. From 1971 to 1981 he was president of the National Urban League, before becoming a ...

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  • In Memoriam: Philip I. Blumberg

    In Memoriam: Philip I. Blumberg

    Dean Emeritus Phillip I. Blumberg of UConn School of Law, passed away on February 14, 2021. He was 101. Elected to membership in the ALI in 1973, Dean Blumberg served as an Adviser on three ALI projects—Restatement of the Law Third, Agency; Restatement of the Law Third ...

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  • In Memoriam: Carl Liggio

    Carl Liggio Sr. died on Jan. 17 as a result of COVID-related pneumonia. 

    Mr. Liggio was a former attorney with the firm McCullough, Campbell & Lane LLP (now McCullough P.C.) and a founding member of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC). He was instrumental in growing ACC ...

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  • In Memoriam: Mark Harrison

    Mark I. Harrison passed away on Jan. 11.  

    A member of the Arizona law firm Osborn Maledon, he was a past President of the State Bar of Arizona, the Arizona Bar Foundation, and the National Conference of Bar Presidents. An ALI member for over 30 years, he served ...

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  • In Memoriam: Rennard Strickland

    Rennard Strickland died on Jan. 5 at the age of 80. 

    Born in Muskogee, Oklahoma, Professor Strickland was of Osage and Cherokee heritage. Over the course an impressive career he served as dean of The University of Tulsa, Southern Illinois University, Oklahoma City University and the University of ...

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