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Paul R. Hays, American judge. Member of New York State Board Mediation, 1940-1944, United States Board Legal Examiners, 1941-1944; member New York City Board Health, 1954-1960. Chairman governor’s commission on welfare funds, 1957-1960. Chairman Liberal Party, 1960-1961; Member American (secretary section on labor relations law 1959-1960), New York State bar associations, Association of Bar of City of New York, Phi Beta Kappa.; Club: Century.

Background

Hays, Paul R. was born on April 2, 1903 in Des Moines. Son of Everett Hollingsworth and Fae Susan (Hatch) Hays.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1925, Master of Arts, 1927, Bachelor of Laws, 1933.

Career

December 1943); 1 son, Rhys Williams (deceased). Married second, Elinor Rice, November 19, 1949. Instructor Greek and Latin, Columbia, 1926-1932.

Associated with law firm, Cravath, de Gersdorff, Swaine & Wood, New York City, 1933-1934, 1935-1936. Counsel National Recovery Administration, Resettlement Administration, Washington, 1934-1935. Assistant professor of law, Columbia, 1936-1938, associate professor of law, 1938-1943, professor of law, 1943-1957, Nash professor of law, 1957-1961, professor of law, 1961-1971, emeritus, 1971-1980.

United States Circuit judge, second circuit, 1961-1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Judicial Function in Federal Administrative Agencies (with Jos. P. Chamberlain and Noel T. Dowling), 1942, 2d edition., 1970. Cases and Materials on Civil Procedure, 1947.

      Cases on Labor Law (with Milton Handler), 1950, review edit., 1963. Labor Arbitration: A Dissenting View, 1966. Also articles in periodicals.

Membership

Member of New York State Board Mediation, 1940-1944, United States Board Legal Examiners, 1941-1944. Member New York City Board Health, 1954-1960. Chairman governor’s commission on welfare funds, 1957-1960.

Chairman Liberal Party, 1960-1961. Member American (secretary section on labor relations law 1959-1960), New York State bar associations, Association of Bar of City of New York, Phi Beta Kappa. Club: Century.

Connections

Married Eleanor K. Williams, February 1, 1924 (divorced December 1943).; married second, Elinor Rice, November 19, 1949.

father:
Everett Hollingsworth Hays

mother:
Fae Susan (Hatch) Hays

spouses:
Eleanor K. Williams

Elinor Rice