• In Memoriam: Stephen Susman

    In Memoriam: Stephen Susman

    Stephen D. Susman, founder of Susman Godfrey, passed away on July 14 from complications of a bicycle accident in April. Mr. Susman was elected to ALI in 1975 and served as an Adviser to Restatement of the Law, Aggregate Litigation.  

    From the firm’s statement,  

    “Steve was our ...

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  • In Memoriam: Summer 2020

    ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the summer 2020 edition

    Elected Members 
    Stewart Dalzell – Philadelphia, PA 
    David Foscue – Montesano, WA 
    Joel R. Reidenberg – New York, NY 

    Life Members  
    Fletcher N. Baldwin, Jr ...

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  • In Memoriam: Joel Reidenberg

    In Memoriam: Joel Reidenberg

    Joel Reidenberg of Fordham Law passed away on away from leukemia on April 21. He was 59.  

    Professor Reidenberg was the Stanley D. and Nikki Waxberg Chair in Law at Fordham Law and taught courses in information technology law, privacy, cybersecurity and intellectual property. He founded the law ...

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  • In Memoriam: Jerry Hyman

    Jerome (Jerry) E. Hyman, Senior Counsel at Cleary Gottlieb, passed away on April 4, at the age of 97. 

    Mr. Hyman joined Cleary Gottlieb in 1948 and became partner in 1959. From late 1982 to early 1984 he served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Pan ...

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  • In Memoriam: Kevin Duffy

    Kevin Thomas Duffy, who served on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York for over 40 years, passed away on April 1. He was 87.   

    An ALI member since 1982, Judge Duffy earned his bachelor’s and law degrees from Fordham University. He ...

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