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No Suit for You!: The Ninth Circuit in Bowoto v. Chevron Corp. Holds the Death on the High Seas Act Preempts Alien Tort Statute Survival Claims

By Michael Crain An Excerpt from No Suit for You!: The Ninth Circuit in Bowoto v. Chevron Corp. Holds the Death on the High Seas Act Preempts Alien Tort Statute Survival Claims, 35 Tul. Mar. L. J. 595 I. Overview This case arose after two Nigerians were killed, and many others injured,...