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Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law

2018

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The Cost Of Territoriality: Jus Cogens Claims Against Corporations, Ursula Tracy Doyle Jan 2018

The Cost Of Territoriality: Jus Cogens Claims Against Corporations, Ursula Tracy Doyle

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law

The article considers the apparent disjunction between the Court's effective limitation of liability for the U.S. corporation and expansive liability for the natural person for similar crimes. Topics include Jus Cogens claims against corporations; court cases Jesner v. Arab Bank, PLC and Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co. on the same; and Alien Tort Statute on the same.


Tearing Down The Wall Between Refugee And Gang-Based-Asylum Seekers: Why The United States Should Reconsider Its Stance On Central-American Gang-Based Asylum Claims, Katelyn Masetta- Alvarez Jan 2018

Tearing Down The Wall Between Refugee And Gang-Based-Asylum Seekers: Why The United States Should Reconsider Its Stance On Central-American Gang-Based Asylum Claims, Katelyn Masetta- Alvarez

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law

Gang violence is plaguing El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. Murder, sexual violence, and other major human rights violations committed by gang members has forced countless people to seek protection in surrounding countries...