The Alien Tort Statute & Transnational Accountability in the Age of Kiobel

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Date: November 14, 2013

Location:

Columbia Law School
435 West 116th Street
New York, NY

CCR and Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute invite you to join us for this important discussion. The 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.

What: The ATS & Transnational Accountability in the Age of Kiobel CLE
Where: Columbia Law School
When: Thursday, November 14th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
RSVP: NYS CLE credit will be offered. Register here.