The American Lawyer's Michael Goldhaber wrote that the Supreme Court's Kiobel decision left the corporate alien tort "a zombie doctrinenot quite alive and not quite dead." Pincus says human rights plaintiffs should never have resuscitated the Alien Tort Statute in the first place.
Is the Alien Tort a Zombie Doctrine? Andrew Pincus Responds
The Litigation Daily
April 29, 2013
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