American Law Institute: “Richard L. Hasen to Serve as Reporter on Restatement Third, Torts: Remedies”


Richard L. Hasen of UC Irvine School of Law has been added as a Reporter to one of ALI’s newest project, Restatement of the Law Third, Torts: Remedies. He will be joining Douglas Laycock of The University of Texas School of Law and UVA School of Law.

This project will address tort damages and other remedies. It will include issues related to identifying the types of recoverable damages, such as past and future lost wages, medical expenses, disfigurement, and pain and suffering, as well as measuring damages, including discounting future earnings to present value, the effect of taxes, and structured settlements.

Professor Hasen is a nationally recognized expert in election law and campaign finance regulation, writing as well in the areas of legislation and statutory interpretation, remedies, and torts. He is coauthor of leading casebooks in election law and remedies.

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