• In Memoriam: Spring 2018

    ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the Spring 2018 edition.

    Elected Members
    Roderick Glen Ayers – San Antonio, TX
    David D. Caron – The Hague, Netherlands
    Von G. Keetch – Salt Lake City, UT
    Martin ...

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  • In Memoriam: Howard J. Aibel

    Howard J. Aibel passed away on March 9. He was 88.

    Mr. Aibel was executive vice president and chief legal officer of International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation for nearly 30 years. While at ITT, he developed a deep commitment to alternative dispute resolution (ADR). After his tenure at ...

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  • Tribute: Geoffrey Hazard

    Tribute: Geoffrey Hazard

    On Saturday, January 27, the University of Pennsylvania Law School hosted a memorial service for Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr., Emeritus Professor at Penn Law and ALI Director (1984-1999). 

    Family, friends, and colleagues of Professor Hazard gathered to celebrate his life and work, including his deep contributions to the ...

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  • In Memoriam: Thomas N. O'Neill Jr.

    Thomas N. O’Neill Jr. passed away on January 16. He was 89.

    Elected to ALI in 1962, Judge O’Neill joined the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 1983. Before becoming a judge, he was a partner and chair of the litigation ...

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  • In Memoriam: Raymond T. Nimmer

    Raymond T. Nimmer, a former dean and professor at the University of Houston Law Center for more than four decades, died on January 24 at the age of 73.

    A recognized authority on commercial law, information law, and intellectual property law, Professor Nimmer was the Leonard H. Childs ...

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