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The Alien Tort Statute and Transnational Accountability in the Age of "Kiobel"

Start/End Thursday, November 14, 2013 09:00 AM EST -- 02:45 PM EST
Location Name JGH 103

This program will focus on the Alien Tort Statute (ATS) as a tool for seeking accountability for serious human rights violations, particularly in light of the Supreme Court's decision in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum. Participants will receive a grounding in the ATS, domestic accountability mechanisms, and the interplay between the ATS and foreign courts.

NYS non-transitional CLE credit is available for this event. Register here: https://www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/COUL/events/event_order.cgi?tmpl=events&event=2361417