Council Emeritus
Life Member

Professor Amelia H. Boss

Philadelphia, PA
Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Bryn Mawr College
Rutgers University School of Law, Camden

Amelia H. Boss is the Trustee Professor of Law Emerita at Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law. She formerly taught at Temple University Beasley School of Law, where she also was the director of the Institute for International Law and Public Policy. She was elected to the ALI in June 1980 and was elected to the Council in May 2001.

Professor Boss is an Adviser on the Restatement Third, Consumer Contracts project, and was previously an Adviser on the UCC Article 2/2A Drafting Committee; on the UCC Article 1- General Provisions Drafting Committee; and on the Principles of the Law of Software Contracts project.

She was the first professor and second woman to chair the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association. She has written scores of books, articles and reports on the uniform commercial code, electronic data transfer, leasing transactions and other topics, appearing in publications including the Tulane Law Review, William and Mary Law Review, Journal of Bankruptcy Law and Practice and International Lawyer.

EDUCATION: Bryn Mawr College, B.A.; Rutgers University School of Law, J.D.  

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Areas of Expertise
Contracts (Contracts Law)
International Transactions (International Law)
Bankruptcy Law
Commercial Law