Answered By: Kate Britt
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2018     Views: 2

Restatements of the law exist for the following subjects: 

  • agency 
  • judgments 
  • suretyship and guarantee 
  • conflict of laws 
  • employment
  • property 
  • torts 
  • contracts 
  • restitution 
  • trusts 
  • foreign relations 
  • security 
  • unfair competition

To find Restatements

  • Search the MLaw Catalog for a complete list of Restatements available.
  • HeinOnline American Law Institute Library includes full-text current and archival Restatements.
  • Lexis Advance includes the full text of several Restatements.
  • Westlaw has the full text of many Restatements and Principles of the Law under Secondary Sources.
  • See Chapter 18, § D of Fundamentals of Legal Research by Steven Barkan, et al (Ref Coll - KF240 .J3 2015) for complete discussion of restatements

Refer to A Guide to the American Law Institute Publications looseleaf for a catalog of current Restatements.

The American Institute Archive Publications (MICRO-10 S209) includes tentative drafts, proposed final drafts, the adopted Restatements and previously unreleased confidential documents.

If you are looking for cases or articles that cite Restatements, consult the following:


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