Papers, 1962-1977


Papers, 1962-1977

Papers, 1962-1977

This collection containes materials relating to Keeton's Automobile Claims Study. The Study was initiated in 1963 to survey the automobile insurance system, suggest reform by introducing a new concept of liability in automobile accidents, and propose legislation based on the new concept. The Study focused in particular on circumstances in Massachusetts, and it led to the passage of the Massachusetts Personal Injury Protection Act of 1970 and subsequent acts.

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Harvard College was founded by a vote of the Great and General Court of Massachusetts on October 28, 1636 that allocated “400£ towards a schoale or colledge.” Subsequent legislative acts established the Board of Overseers, but it was the Charter of 1650 that created the Harvard Corporation as the College's primary governing board and defined its composition and authority. The College Charter became a contentious target for College officials, the Massachusetts Governor and General C...

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Moynihan, Daniel Patrick, 1927-2003 (person)

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Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933- (person)

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University of Florida (corporateBody)

The original campus plans for the University of Florida at Gainesville were developed by the firm of Edwards & Walter. Edwards & Walter were contracted to design and layout the campus buildings in 1905. Additional plans were developed by the firm's successor, Edward and Sayward. In 1925, Rudolph Weaver, Director of the University's School of Architecture, assumed the position of Architect for the Board of Control and was responsible for campus planning throughout the state. ...

Association of American law schools (corporateBody)

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Reagan, Ronald, 1911-2004 (person)

Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004) was the 40th President of the United States and served two terms in office from 1981 to 1989. He was born on February 6, 1911, in Tampico, Illinois, the second son of Nelle Wilson and John Edward ("Jack") Reagan. His father nicknamed him "Dutch" as a baby. In 1920 the family resettled in Dixon, Illinois. In 1928 Reagan graduated from Dixon High School, where he had been student body president, an actor in school plays, and a student athlete. He partici...

American bar association (corporateBody)

BIOGHIST REQUIRED In 1971 the American Bar Association formed a committee to prepare a study "...on the respective powers under the Constitution of the President and of the Congress to enter into and conduct war." The committee was chaired by Lyman M. Tondel, Jr. and the project was funded by the Association's Fund for Public Education which in turn contracted with Columbia University to carry out the study. The staff included Abraham D. Sofaer, Project Director and Adjunct Professor of Law at C...

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Allen, John H., 1941- (person)

Murray, J. B. M. (person)

Mass. General Hospital (corporateBody)

Reinmuth, Dennis F. (person)

N.Y. Law Rev. Comm. (corporateBody)

Law School of the U. of Illinois, Urbana. (corporateBody)

Walter E. Meyer Research Institute of Law (corporateBody)

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American Mutual Insurance Alliance (corporateBody)

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University of Birmingham. Institute of Judicial Administration (corporateBody)

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U.S. Department of Transportation (corporateBody)

U. of Mich. Law School. (corporateBody)

Brown, Ralph S. (Ralph Sharp), 1913-1998 (person)

Carl M. Sapers. (person)

Gair, Harry A. (person)

Insurance Companies and Associates (corporateBody)

National Association of Independent Insurers (U.S.) (corporateBody)

National Research Council (U.S.). Highway Research Board (corporateBody)

Keeton, Robert E. (person)

Educator, lawyer, judge. LL. B., U. of Texas, 1941, S.J.D., Harv., 1956. In law practice in Houston, Texas, 1941-1942, 1945-1951. Prof. of law SMU, 1951-1954, Harv., 1954-1979: U.S. Distr. Judge, Mass., 1979- Served to comdr. USNR, 1942-1945. Dir. Nat. Inst. Trial Advocacy, 1973-1976. Author: Trial Tactics and Methods (1954, 1973); Legal Cause in The Law of Torts (1963); Basic Protection for the Traffic Victim (1965, with Jeffrey O'Connell). From the description of Papers, 1962-1977....

Supreme Court in Pennsylvania (corporateBody)

Victoria university of Wellington (corporateBody)

Auto Accident Study Commission in Los Angeles (corporateBody)

West Publishing Company. (corporateBody)

Trinity College (corporateBody)

Kemper Insurance Cos. (corporateBody)

The Defense Research Institute, Inc (corporateBody)

Hardy, Harriet Louise, 1906- (person)

Physician and specialist in occupational medicine (Wellesley, A.B., 1928; Cornell University Medical School, M.D., 1932), Hardy was college physician and head of the Department of Health Education at Radcliffe (1939-1945). She identified beryllium poisoning, a new disease among workers, and collaborated with Alice Hamilton on revised editions of Insustrial Toxicology. Associated with the Massachusetts General Hospital in a number of capacities from 1940 on, she was chief of the Occupational Medi...

Osgoode Hall (person)

McCoid, Allan H. (Allan Hulme), 1926-1973 (person)

Allan Hulme McCoid was born on January 21, 1926 in Iowa City, Iowa. He earned his bachelor's degree from Northwestern University in 1949 and his law degree from Harvard Law School in 1952. McCoid joined the faculty at the University of Minnesota in 1956 after three years at the University of California, Los Angeles. His specialization was in insurance, law and medicine and torts. From the guide to the Allan H. McCoid papers, 1966-1973, (University of Minnesota Libraries. University A...

Guild Hall (person)

U. of Iowa. (corporateBody)

Davies, Jack, 1932-.... (person)

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International Legal Center (corporateBody)

Bob Eckardt, chairman of the above mentioned Subcommittee (person)

Suzanne Tunc (person)

Meyer Institute (corporateBody)

Ford foundation (corporateBody)

Philanthropic organization established in 1936 by Henry and Edsel Ford from profits of the Ford Motor Company. From the description of Grant files, [ca. 1936-1986]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155532303 ...

U. of Minn. Law School. (corporateBody)

Lawyers Committee for Basic Protection Insurance. (corporateBody)

Law School of the University of California at Berkeley. (corporateBody)

Shaw, Robert (person)

Epithet: Merchant at Marseilles British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000878.0x0000d0 Epithet: of Ballinodoe, near Sligo British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000878.0x0000d1 Epithet: Colonel; MP; lst Baronet 1821 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000878.0x0000cf ...

Kimball, Spencer L. (person)

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Circuit Court (corporateBody)

League Life Insurance Co. (corporateBody)

American bar foundation (corporateBody)

Gerald E. Waterson. (person)

N.Y. (State) Auto Reparations Commission (corporateBody)

Kemper, James S. (James Scott), 1886-1981 (person)

American business executive; chairman, National Finance Committee, Republican Party, 1944-1946; treasurer, Republican National Committee, 1946-1949; ambassador to Brazil, 1953-1955. From the description of James S. Kemper papers, 1929-1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 123401574 Insurance company executive, businessman, and Ambassador to Brazil from 1953-1955, accompanied by his wife Gertrude Ziesing Stout Kemper and nephew, Peter Van Cleave. From the descripti...

Stone, Robert E. (Robert Elwin), 1891-1971 (person)

Professor of business administration, Harvard Business School, and American co-director, Institute of Business Administration, Istanbul. From the description of Papers, 1942-1968 (inclusive). (Harvard Business School). WorldCat record id: 269608078 ...

American Trial Lawyers Association (corporateBody)

Joseph W. Little, Prof. of Law (person)

National Association of Insurance Agents (corporateBody)

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. (corporateBody)

Committee of Law Reform (corporateBody)

Oliver, Hugh C. (person)

State Sen. John R. Dunne (person)

Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers (corporateBody)

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The State Corporation Commission was created by the state constitution adopted in 1902, to replace the Board of Public Works. It is independent of the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of government, but holds many of their powers, including the authority to issue and revoke corporation charters, to set the rates to be charged by public utilities, and generally to regulate the activities of corporations conducting business in Virginia. An independent Departme...

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Please consult the history found in the finding aid for the Law School (University of Michigan) Records . From the guide to the [Law School (University of Michigan) publications], 1859-2011, (Bentley Historical Library University of Michigan) Interviews of retired Law School faculty conducted by Enid Galler. From the description of Law School (University of Michigan) oral history interviews, 1988-2002. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 85778476 ...

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Correspondence to Lewis Mumford from Alfred A. Knopf and his wife, Blanche Knopf. From the description of Letters, 1928-1944, to Lewis Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155870929 Publisher. From the description of Reminiscences of Alfred A. Knopf : oral history, 1961. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309743309 American publisher. From the description of Typed letters signed (1...

Rowe, Robert H., 1932- (person)

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Volpe, John A. (person)

John Anthony Volpe, born the son of Italian immigrants in 1908, was a successful Massachusetts businessman and accomplished public servant. He served as Commissioner of Public Works in Massachusetts in 1953, was appointed Federal Highway Commissioner under Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1957, was elected Governor of Massachusetts three times (in 1960, 1964, and 1966), was appointed Secretary of Transportation under Richard Nixon in 1969, and was appointed Ambassador to Italy in 1972. While Governor of ...

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Shapiro, E. Donald (person)

Slater, Robert E. (person)

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Dennis L. Little (person)

Richardson, Elliott L., 1920- , (person)

Massachusetts Joint Committee on Insurance (corporateBody)

New York (State). Law Revision Commission (corporateBody)

CURRENT FUNCTIONS. The Law Revision Commission analyzes State law and investigates issues affecting or affected by laws in order to make recommendations to the legislature for reforming and modernizing the law. It accomplishes this by examining New York State's common and statute law and current judicial decisions to discover defects and recommend reforms; receiving and considering proposed changes in the law from the American Law Institute, bar associations, the Commiss...

Henderson, Roger C. (person)

Michigan. Supreme Court (corporateBody)

L.F. Seymour of Farwell (Mich.) won the bid to construct a gravel road, located mostly in Ionia County and a bit of Kent County (Mich.). Seymour and Frank F. Rogers, the then State Highway Commissioner, signed the contract on Oct. 1, 1920. Seymour later sued for $10,663.21, his unpaid balance. He was eventually paid. From the description of Case No. 31094 records, 1920-1928. (Clarke Historical Library). WorldCat record id: 50226073 ...

Institute for the Future (corporateBody)

New York. Law Revision Commission (corporateBody)

Duke University. School of Law. (corporateBody)

This collection includes papers of the deans of the Duke University School of Law starting in 1930. This material covers a wide range of information relating to the daily operations of the law school and includes: general correspondence, financial documents, annual reports, recruitment files, clerkship files, clippings, subject files, meeting minutes, development materials, and general office files. The collection also includes information about the various law school journals and publications e...

Allan W. Horne, Insurance Commissioner (person)

New York (State). Insurance Department (corporateBody)

Kemper Insurance. (corporateBody)

Mass. Democratic State Committee (corporateBody)

American arbitration association (corporateBody)

In January 1949 when the parties could not agree upon the terms of a new contract the union struck. When the strike was settled, it was agreed to submit to arbitration the following issues which the parties could not agree upon: payment of a 12% wage increase, retroactive to January 1, 1949; in lieu of overtime charges, a flat sum of $28 per month on non-propelled barges; when required to go on dock or aboard to make hose connections, a $2 payment per voyage made on self propelled vessels; and t...

Richard S. Jacobson, editor of Trial magazine (person)

Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Finance (corporateBody)

RCA Corporation (corporateBody)

The Radio Corporation of America was incorporated in Delaware on October 17, 1919, and changed its name to RCA Corporation on May 9, 1969. For over fifty years it was one of the country's leading manufacturers and vendors of radios, phonographs, televisions, and a wide array of consumer and military electronics products. Through subsidiaries, it operated the country's first radiotelegraph, radiotelephone and radio facsimile systems, as well as its pioneer radio and television networ...

Dr. Robert Shaw (person)

Dow Jones-Irwin (corporateBody)

Stewart, Richard E. (person)

University of Maryland Law School (corporateBody)

Legal Advisory Committee (corporateBody)

Alford, Newell G., Jr. (person)

U.S. Dept. of Transportation (corporateBody)

Ward, Peter, 1943 November 29- (person)

Clark, Roger S. (Roger Stenson) (person)

Tennessee Governor's Study Committee (corporateBody)

Mass. Democratic State Comm. (corporateBody)

Special Comm. on Auto Insurance in Mass. (corporateBody)

Cooperative League (corporateBody)

T. Lawrence Jones, the president of A. I. A. (person)

Prof. Geoffrey Palmer (person)

Aetna Life & Casualty Company (corporateBody)

Ontario (Canada) Department of Transportation (corporateBody)

Tunc, Andre (person)

Maddox, Lester, 1915-2003 (person)

Lester G. Maddox was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on 30 September 1915, to Dean and Flonnie Maddox. He was educated in the Fulton County public school system but dropped out of high school in order to persue a career (either "to start working" or "to persue a career in something"). In 1936, he married Virginia Cox and the couple eventually had four children. In 1944, Maddox opened a short order grill in Atlanta that he sold a year later at a profit. Maddox continued to hold jobs in the grocery busi...

Association of Casualty and Surety Companies (corporateBody)

Spencer, Robert (person)

Epithet: of Holyhead British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001392.0x0002b3 Epithet: of Add MS 38714 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001392.0x0002b0 ...

Bushby, Wilkie (person)

Democratic Party Advisory Council (corporateBody)

O'Connell, Jeffrey. (person)

Educated at Dartmouth College and Harvard University Law School. Professor of law at University of Virginia, 1979-. With Robert E. Keeton established the principle of no-fault insurance. From the description of Papers, 1966- (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 22253127 Professor of law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (earlier name: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)); b. 1928. From the description of Papers, 1962-1975. (Univers...

League General Insurance Company (corporateBody)

Prof. J. A. Jolowicz (person)

Harwayne, Frank. (person)

Insurance Committee, Mich. House of Representatives. (corporateBody)

Kennedy, William F. (person)

Saltonstall, John L. (person)

Michigan. Dept. of Commerce. (corporateBody)

Rutgers Law School (corporateBody)

Circuit Court in Kentucky (corporateBody)

American Insurance Association (corporateBody)

U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. (corporateBody)

Linden, Allen M. (person)

New York County Lawyers' Association (corporateBody)

Ghiardi, James D. (person)

Brent M. Stevenson (person)

Robert Schacht, Director of R. I. 's Dept. of Business Regulation (person)

Kenison, Alphonse (person)

University of Minnesota. (corporateBody)

The West Bank Union at the University of Minnesota was established in 1967 to offer services to students. It took until 1980 for the union to have its own space in Willey Hall, including an auditorium and lounge spaces for students. Student services and facilities were established in the newly constructed West Bank Union skyway, which connected Willey and Blegen Halls. From the guide to the West Bank Union papers, circa 1970s-1980s, (University of Minnesota Libraries. University Arch...

Michigan. Court of Appeals (corporateBody)

Dow Jones-Irwin, book publisher (person)

Hon. Richard E. Stewart, Superintendent of Insurance (person)

Federal Insurance Guaranty Corporation (corporateBody)

Governor's Study Committee (corporateBody)

Chairman, Kenison (person)

Williams, C. Arthur (Chester Arthur), 1924-.... (person)

Joost, Robert H. (person)

Dean Sharp, ass't counsel (person)

American Trial Lawers Association (corporateBody)

National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Meeting (corporateBody)

Hall, Livingston, 1903- (person)

Prof. of law, attorney. Ph.D., U. Chic., 1923; LL.B., mcl,Harv., 1927. With Root, Clark, Buckner, Howland, ? Vice Dean, 1938-1958; Acting Dean, 1959. Military service, 1943-1945; Medal of Freedom, 1946. Author: (with S. Glueck) Cases on Criminal Law and Enforcement (1958); (with W. Seavey) Cases on Agency (1956); (with Y. Kamisar) Modern Criminal Procedure (1966). From the description of Papers of Livingston Hall, 1947-1973 (inclusive). (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record i...

John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company (corporateBody)

Roger S. Clark, Prof. of Law at Rutgers School of Law at Camden N. J. (person)

Columbia U. Law School (corporateBody)

Practising Law Institute. (corporateBody)

Calif. Dept of Motor Vehicles. (corporateBody)

Arkansas Bill (person)

Uniform Law Commission Committee on UMVARA (corporateBody)

Consumers Union (corporateBody)

Sen. Warren G. Magnuson (person)

Little, Brown and Company, 1932, 1966, 1978 (corporateBody)

Financial Responsibility Committee (corporateBody)

Research Associate, Institute for the Future (corporateBody)