In Memoriam: Oscar S. Gray

11 October 2019

TORTSPROF BLOG — Sadly, we must share the news that our friend and colleague, Oscar S. Gray, passed away today (October 3) in New York City at the age of 93.  Oscar, the Jacob A. France Professor Emeritus of Torts at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law, was one of the nation’s preeminent tort….

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In Memoriam: Eileen Haughey Searls

30 September 2019

ST. LOUIS UNIVERSITY — Eileen Haughey Searls, professor emerita and director of the Omer Poos Law Library, died Jan. 6, 2019 at the age of 94.

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In Memoriam: Richard Wirtz

30 September 2019

UNIV. OF TENNESSEE-KNOXVILLE LAW — Richard Wirtz, professor emeritus and former College of Law dean, died Jan. 3, 2019 in his home in Knoxville.

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In Memoriam: Roland L. Hjorth

30 September 2019

UNIV. OF WASHINGTON — University of Washington School of Law dean emeritus, Roland L. Hjorth, died on May 6, 2019 at age 83.

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In Memoriam: Stephanie Abramson

30 September 2019

NYU LAW — Stephanie Abramson, NYU Law Life Trustee, adjunct professor, and director of Law and Business Experiential Courses, died on May 3, 2019 at the age of 74.

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In Memoriam: Merton Bernstein

30 September 2019

THE SOURCE — Merton C. Bernstein, the Walter D. Coles Professor of Law Emeritus at Washington University in St. Louis, died at his home in Brewster, Mass., on Aug. 3, 2019. He was 96.

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In Memoriam: David W. Robertson

30 September 2019

UNIV. OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN SCHOOL OF LAW — Professor David W. Robertson, William Powers, Jr. and Kim L. Heilbrun Chair in Tort Law and University Distinguished Teaching Professor, died December 2018 after a brief illness.

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In Memoriam: John Malone

30 September 2019

UC HASTINGS LAW — John Malone, a beloved and longtime adjunct professor, died on July 27, 2019 in Santa Ana, California of natural causes. He was 93.

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In Memoriam: David Haber

30 September 2019

RUTGERS LAW — Rutgers Law School Professor Emeritus David Haber was born on September 25, 1922 and died on December 13, 2018. His former colleague and friend, Peter Simmons, who previously served as Dean of Rutgers Law School, shares his remembrances.

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In Memoriam: Floyd F. Feeney

30 September 2019

UC DAVIS LAW — Professor Floyd F. Feeney, a founding UC Davis School of Law faculty member and a beloved teacher to generations of King Hall students, died on January 8, 2019 after a short illness. He was 85.

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