• In Memoriam: Gene E.K. Pratter

    Gene E.K. Pratter of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has died at age 75. She was elected to the Institute in 2008 and served on the Members Consultative Group for Restatement of the Law Third, Restitution and Unjust Enrichment and Restatement ...

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  • In Memoriam: Thomasenia P. Duncan

    Thomasenia “Tommie” P. Duncan of the United States Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation has died at age 60. She was elected to ALI in 2016 and participated in the Members Consultative Group for Principles of the Law, Data Privacy.

    Below is an excerpt from her obituary:

    Tommie's ...

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  • In Memoriam: Ellen Ash Peters

    In Memoriam: Ellen Ash Peters

    Ellen Ash Peters, the first woman appointed to the Connecticut Supreme Court, has died at age 94. A member of ALI for over 50 years, she was elected to the Institute in 1972 and to ALI Council in 1984, taking emeritus status in 2011.Her contributions to the ...

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  • In Memoriam: Alex C. Geisinger

    Alex C. Geisinger of Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law has died at age 59. An ALI member for over 13 years, he participated in the Members Consultative Groups for many Torts Third projects: Concluding Provisions, Intentional Torts to Persons, Medical Malpractice, and Remedies.

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  • In Memoriam: Spring 2024

    ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the spring 2024 edition.

    Elected Members
    Nicholas J. Wallwork – Salt Lake City, UT

    Life Members
    Roger I. Abrams – Boston, MA
    Robert C. Casad – Lawrence, KS
    Charles ...

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