Spencer Willig

Spencer Willig

White & Case LLP

Contact  |  View Bio  |  RSS

Latest Publications

Share:

Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum: Beyond the Alien Tort Statute—Broadly Extending the Presumption Against the Extraterritorial...

Since the Second Circuit decided Filártiga v. Pena-Irala in 1980, plaintiffs have deployed the Alien Tort Statute (“ATS”) to great effect against multinational corporations. The statute — which had lain dormant since 1789 —...more

4/26/2013 - Alien Tort Statute Extraterritoriality Rules Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co. Royal Dutch Petroleum

1 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 1