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27 Oct 2022, 5:55 am by Christopher Ewell
Doe, holding that U.S. corporations could not be sued for aiding and abetting child slavery in Ivory Coast because their conduct within the United States amounted only to general corporate decision-making while all other activity related to the allegations occurred abroad. [read post]
7 Sep 2022, 5:23 am by Eugene Volokh
State lawmakers are generally better positioned than federal lawmakers to ascertain such in-state preferences and implement the best policies based on them. [read post]
An AMT liability generally arises where the tentative minimum tax exceeds the sum of the corporation’s regular tax liability plus the corporation’s base erosion and anti-abuse tax (“BEAT”) imposed under Section 59A. [read post]
18 Jul 2022, 2:46 pm by Kevin LaCroix
Regular readers of this blog know my view that the  rise of collective investor actions outside the United States is one of the most important developments in the world of directors’ and officers’ liability in recent years. [read post]
13 Jul 2022, 8:55 pm by Lawrence Solum
Such a test enables district courts to find specific activity in the United States sufficient to overcome Nestle and Kiobel’s presumption against extraterritoriality by looking at invocations beyond general accusations of corporate presence and activities. [read post]
9 May 2022, 8:51 am by William C. MacLeod
Instead of dedicating competition enforcement to them, the FTC would see to it that competition would serve the general public. [read post]
27 Apr 2022, 7:28 am by Leah Samuel
Circuit in 1973’s National Petroleum Refiners Association v. [read post]
10 Sep 2021, 4:39 am by psmoeller
“Pleading general corporate activity is no better,” he wrote. [read post]
6 Sep 2021, 12:13 am by Chukwuma Okoli
This note briefly analyses the recent decision of the Nigerian Supreme Court in BCE Consulting Engineers v Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation[1]on the issue of a foreign company that is not registered in Nigeria having the capacity to sue in Nigeria. [read post]
19 Aug 2021, 4:36 am by Chukwuma Okoli
However, the jurisdiction of each High Court is, as a general rule, confined to persons within the territorial boundaries of the State or the Federal Capital Territory, as the case may be. [read post]
1 Jul 2021, 4:46 pm by Sophia Cope
When a company or an employee leads the company’s operations from within the United States and pockets profits from human rights abuses suffered abroad, the courts in the United States must exercise jurisdiction to hold them accountable. [read post]
23 Mar 2021, 9:00 pm by Samuel Estreicher and Julian Ku
Instead, Chief Justice Roberts emphasized that “United States Law…does not rule the world,” a phrase he first used in his opinion for the Court in Kiobel v. [read post]