Herbert F. Goodrich

Herbert F. Goodrich

Position: 

Professor of Law

Biographical Information

Herbert F. Goodrich earned his bachelor's degree from Carleton College in 1911, and his law degree from Harvard in 1914.  He joined the faculty at University of Iowa College of Law in 1914, and served as acting dean from 1921 to 1922.  As a professor, he helped reestablish the Iowa Law Bulletin (later the Iowa Law Review) and served as its Editor-in-Charge.

After leaving Iowa, he taught law at University of  Michigan and University of Pennsylvania, where he also served as dean from 1929 to 1940.  In 1940, he was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  During his time on the bench, he also became Director of the American Law Institute.  He died in 1962.

Publications

Books

Herbert F. Goodrich & Phillip Amram, Goodrich Amram 2d: Procedural Rules Service with Forms (West 1976)
Herbert F. Goodrich, A Case on Appeal, A Judge's View (Joint Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the American Law Institute and the American Bar Association 1967)
Herbert F. Goodrich, Handbook of the Conflicts of Laws (West 1964)
Herbert F. Goodrich & Paul A. Wolkin, The Story of the American Law Institute, 1923-1961 (American Law Institute Publishers 1961)
Herbert F. Goodrich, The Law Has Growing Pains Too (University of Iowa 1952)
Herbert F. Goodrich, Yielding Place to New; Rest versus Motion in the Conflict of Laws (Association of the Bar of the City of New York 1950)
Herbert F. Goodrich & Paul A. Wolkin, Five Years of Conflict of Laws (Practising Law Institute 1946)
Herbert F. Goodrich, ed., Constitutional Rights (American Academy of Political and Social Science 1938)
Herbert F. Goodrich et al., Cases and Other Materials on Conflict of Laws (The Foundation Press 1936)
Herbert F. Goodrich et al., Interstate Transactions: Cases and Other Materials (1935)
American Law Institute, Restatement of the Law of Conflicts of Laws (American Law Institute Publishers 1934)
Herbert F. Goodrich, The American Law Institute; A Short Summary of Pertinent Facts (American Law Institute 1933)
Herbert F. Goodrich, with Joseph Henry Beale. The Conflict of Laws, Treatise [No. 5] (American Law Institute 1924)
Herbert F. Goodrich. Conflict of Laws: Substitute Restatement of Domicil, Section 30 (American Law Institute 1924)

Articles

Herbert F. Goodrich, "Economic Development in the Ghettoes: Some Philadelphia Experiences," 25 Bus. Law. 369 (1969-1970)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Edwin DeWitt Dickinson," 109 U. Pa. L. Rev. 919 (1960-1961)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Philadelphia Plan," 20 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 733 (1958-1959)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "A Succession of Books from Books," 30 Pa. B. Ass'n Q. 225 (1958-1959)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Role of the Law School in a Democratic Society," 1956 U. Ill. L.F. 253 (1956)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Law School and Law Teacher--1952," 5 J. Legal Educ. 7 (1952-1953)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Conflicts Niceties and Commercial Necessities," 1952 Wis. L. Rev. 199 (1952)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Eleven Years of Two-State Law," 3 Syracuse L. Rev. 1 (1951-1952)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Story of the American Law Institute," 1951 Wash. U. L. Q. 283 (1951)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Yielding Place to New: Rest Versus Motion in the Conflict of Laws," 50 Colum. L. Rev. 881 (1950)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Instruction to the Wise," 20 Pa. B. Ass'n Q. 12 (1948-1949)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Pennsylvania Marital Communities and Common Law Neighbors," 96 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1 (1947-1948)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Judge Learned Hand and the Work of the American Law Institute," 60 Harv. L. Rev. 345 (1946-1947)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "A Modern Commercial Code," 17 Pa. B. Ass'n Q. 182 (1945-1946)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Five Years of Conflict of Laws," 32 Va. L. Rev. 295 (1945-1946)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Modern Law for Modern Business," 49 Com. L. J. 148 (1944)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Spotlight on Evidence," 27 J. Am. Jud. Soc. 113 (1943-1944)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "American Law Institute," 29 A.B.A. J. 668 (1943)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Again, Keystone is Right," 15 Pa. B. Ass'n Q. 25 (1943-1944)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "American Law Institute Annual Meeting," 29 A.B.A. J. 353 (1943)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "American Law Institute: Annals 1942," 28 A.B.A. J. 775 (1942)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Keystone is Right," 13 Pa. B. Ass'n Q. 84 (1941-1942)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Proof of the Pudding," 27 A.B.A. J. 771 (1941)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Two States and Real Estate," 89 U. Pa. L. Rev. 417 (1940-1941)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Mr. Tompkins Restates the Law," 27 A.B.A. J. 547 (1941)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "American Law Institute," 26 A.B.A. J. 858 (1940)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Foreign Facts and Local Fancies," 25 Va. L. Rev. 26 (1938-1939)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Conflict of Laws since the Restatement," 23 A.B.A. J. 119 (1937)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "What Would Law Teachers Like to See the Institute Do?," 8 Am. L. Sch. Rev. 494 (1934-1938)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Lawyer's Authority and Legal Authority," 2 N.J. St. B. Ass'n Q. 195 (1935)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Institute Bards and Yale Reviewers," 84 U. Pa. L. Rev. 449 (1935-1936)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Work of the American Law Institute," 12 Tenn. L. Rev. 239 (1933-1934)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The American Law Institute in 1934," 1 N.J. St. B. Ass'n Q. 53 (1934)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Work of the American Law Institute," 9 Ind. L.J. 283 (1933-1934)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "A Few Credit Items," 1 Fed. B. Ass'n J. 31 (1931-1933)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Law Schools and Bar Examiners," 18 A.B.A. J. 101 (1932)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Improvement of the Law," 4 Temp. L.Q. 311 (1929-1930)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Public Policy in the Law of Conflicts," 36 W. Va. L. Q. 156 (1929-1930)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The American Law Institute - A Summary of Accomplishments to Date," 3 St. B.J. 213 (1928-1929)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The American Law Institute to Date," 1 Miss. L.J. 310 (1928-1929)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The American Law Institute to Date," 33 Com. L. League J. 736 (1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The American Law Institute to Date," 8 Or. L. Rev. 3 (1928-1929)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Restatements Locally Annotated," 14 A.B.A. 538 (1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Conflict of Laws and Its Restatement II," 14 A.B.A. J. 395 (1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Work of the American Law Institute," 6 Tenn. L. Rev. 273 (1927-1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "The Work of the American Law Institute," 8 B.U. L. Rev. 193 (1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Conflict of Laws and Its Restatement," 14 A.B.A. J. 307 (1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "American Law Institute Adopts Its First Official Draft," 14 A.B.A. J. 245 (1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Law Institute and the Teacher of Law," 26 Mich. L. Rev. 351 (1927-1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Institute's Restatement and the Michigan Law," 26 Mich. L. Rev. 153 (1927-1928)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "A Judicial Council for Michigan," 6 Mich. St. B.J. 201 (1926-1927)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Problems of Foreign Administration," 39 Harv. L. Rev. 797 (1925-1926)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Inheritance Problems in the Conflict of Laws," 24 Mich. L. Rev. 558 (1925-1926)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Tort Obligations and the Conflict of Laws," 73 U. Pa. L. Rev. 19 (1924-1925)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Legitimation and Adoption in the Conflict of Laws," 22 Mich. L. Rev. 637 (1923-1924)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Matrimonial Property and the Conflict of Laws," 30 W. Va. L. Q. 61 (1923-1924)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Divorce Problems in the Conflict of Laws," 2 Tex. L. Rev. 1 (1923-1924)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Foreign Marriages and the Conflict of Laws," 21 Mich. L. Rev. 743 (1922-1923)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Emotional Disturbance as Legal Damage," 39 Medico-Legal J. 129 (1922)
Herbert F. Goodrich, “Emotional Disturbance as Legal Damage,” 20 Michigan Law Review 497 (1921-1922)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Landowner's Duty to Strangers on His Premises as Developed in the Iowa Decisions," 7 Iowa L. Rev. 65 (1921-1922)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Custody of Children in Divorce Suits," 7 Cornell L. Q. 1 (1921-1922)
Herbert F. Goodrich, “A Bureau of Criminal Investigation,” 7 Iowa Law Review 32 (1921-1922)
Herbert F. Goodrich, “Uniform Law Commissioners,” 7 Iowa Law Review 165 (1921-1922)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Year's Work of the Iowa Supreme Court," 6 Iowa L. Rev. 35 (1920-1921)
Herbert F. Goodrich, “Does the Constitution Protect Free Speech?” 19 Michigan Law Review 487 (1920-1921)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Enforcement of a Foreign Equitable Decree," 5 Iowa L. Rev. 230 (1919-1920)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Conciliation Law for Iowa," 5 Iowa L. Rev. 200 (1919-1920)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Iowa Applications of the Last Clear Chance Doctrine," 5 Iowa L. Rev. 36 (1919-1920)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Nonnegotiable Bills and Notes," 5 Iowa L. Rev. 65 (1919-1920)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Jurisdiction to Annul a Marriage," 32 Harv. L. Rev. 806 (1918-1919)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Iowa Decisions on Breach of Marriage Promise," 4 Iowa L. Rev. 166 (1918)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Permanent Structures and Continuing Injuries: The Iowa Rule," 4 Iowa L. Rev. 67 (1918)
Herbert F. Goodrich, “Torts – Inducing Breach of Contract – Contract to Marry,” 4 Iowa Law Review 210 (1918)
Herbert F. Goodrich, “The Statute of Frauds and Foreign Contracts,” 4 Iowa Law Review 185 (1918)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Matrimonial Domicile," 27 Yale L.J. 49 (1917-1918)
Herbert F. Goodrich, "Damages for a Foreign Wrong," 3 Iowa L. Rev. 1 (1917)

Book Reviews

Herbert F. Goodrich, review of Cases on the Conflict of Laws, by Ernest G. Lorenzen, 22 Michigan Law Review 744 (1923-1924)