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October 23, 2013 | 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Category: Lecture
Location: Law School, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium & Atrium | Map
471 W. Palmer
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Prospective Students, Staff

The Alien Tort Statute provides for litigation in which foreigners bring suite in U.S. courts against other foreigners.  In "Kiobel v Royal Dutch Petroleum," the Supreme Court ended the popular but unworkable idea that U.S. courts can be used to police behavior around the world.

Speaker:  Prof. Anthony J. Colangelo, Southern Methodist University Law School

For more information about this event, please contact Marti Knight at 313-577-3620 or martha.knight@wayne.edu.