In 2016, authors Anthony G. Amsterdam and Randy Hertz released the Sixth Edition of the Trial Manual for the Defense of Criminal Cases, an update of the widely used guide for handling criminal court cases. The Manual, last published in 1988, is designed as a how-to-do-it exposition for ...Continue Reading
Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance is now available to purchase on ALI’s website. The Restatement is organized into four chapters covering a range of liability insurance law topics: Basic Liability Insurance Contract Rules; Management of Potentially Insured Liability Claims; General Principles Regarding the Risks Insured; and ...Continue Reading
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ALI’s work in the original Model Penal Code has been cited in a New York Times article addressing the current discussion around proposed changes in state abortion laws. The article mentions the Code’s inclusion of rape and incest exceptions when proposing a model abortion law.
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At this year’s 96th Annual Meeting, Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts Jr. presented ALI's Henry J. Friendly Medal to Retired U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy.
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