The trend is a presumption against extraterritorial activity unless otherwise expressly provided by a statute.
The ruling comes in Blue Ridge Investments, LLC v. Republic of Argentina.
The U.S. Supreme Court issued an opinion that controversially applied the presumption against extraterritoriality to the Alien Tort Statute.
By Christopher L. Campbell
How do Olympic and professional sports handle discovery requests for independent drug tests?
By Harout Jack Samra and Fernando J. Alvarez-Perez
Sutter and the solution to the manifest disregard of the law debate.
By Gustavo J. Lamelas
What happens when an arbitrator’s impartiality is questioned?
Hear Harout Samra of DLA Piper share how life changes when moving from working on litigation to international arbitration. (8:45 min)
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