A. Archer and Sarah
Two circuit courts have recently
addressed the issue of corporate liability under the Alien Tort Statute
("ATS"). On July 8, 2011, the United States Court of Appeals for the
D.C. Circuit decided John Doe...
By: Mark E. Nagle , Julie Mendoza , Donald B. Cameron, Jr. ,
Jeff M. Cohen
The ruling by the U.S. Court of
Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in Doe v. Exxon Mobil Corporation [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ] allows non...