District Court in Eleventh Circuit Deepens the Circuit Conflict By Upholding Alien Tort Statute Claims Against Corporate Defendant

By Louis M. Solomon In re Chiquita Brands Int'l, Inc. Alient Tort Statute and Shareholder Derivative Litigation , Case No. 08-01916 (S.D.Fla June 2011), [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ] is multidistrict litigation of seven cases consolidated in...