Thursday, November 25, 2010
Chimène Keitner: Associate Professor of Law, U.C. Hastings
Kristin Linsley Myles: Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
David L. Wallach: Jones Day
Natalie Bridgeman Fields: Executive Director, Accountability Counsel
Moderator: Yuval Miller: Chair, Barristers International Practice Section
•The reasoning behind the Second Circuit's holding and Judge Leval's dissent;
•The current state of the ATS and the related Torture Victim Protection Act ("TVPA") in the Ninth Circuit
•Alternatives under the ATS and other methods of holding corporations liable for alleged extraterritorial actions
•The likelihood of en banc review by the Second Circuit, Supreme Court review, or Congressional intervention.
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