List of Posts to dwkcommentaries—Topical: LAW (U.S. TORTURE VICTIMS PROTECTION ACT )

As of 10/31/17

# Date Title
175 12/10/11 The Torture Victims Protection Act,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2011/11/14/the-u-s-alien-tort-statute-2004-present/
183 12/ 20/11 TVPA Lawsuit in U.S. Federal Court Over the Murders of the American Churchwomen,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2011/12/20/tvpa-lawsuit-in-u-s-federal-court-over-the-murders-of-the-american-churchwomen-2/
159 11/11/11 Former Salvadoran Generals Held Liable by U.S. Courts for $54.6 Million for Failure To Stop Torture, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2011/11/11/former-salvadoran-generals-held-liable-by-u-s-courts-for-54-6-million-for-failure-to-stop-torture/
160 11/13/11  Former Salvadoran Vice-Minister of Defense Held Liable by U.S. Courts for $6 Million for Torture and Extrajudicial Killing,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2011/11/13/former-salvadoran-vice-minister-of-defense-held-liable-by-u-s-courts-for-6-million-for-torture-and-extrajudicial-killing-2/
316 09/12/12 The U.S. Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/09/12/the-u-s-foreign-sovereign-immunities-act/
317 09/14/12  U.S. Supreme Court Decides that Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act Does Not Apply to Former Foreign Government Official, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/09/14/u-s-supreme-court-decides-that-foreign-sovereign-immunities-act-does-not-apply-to-former-foreign-government-official/
318 09/15/12  U.S. District Court Decides That Former Somali Government Official Is Not Entitled to Common Law Immunity and Is Liable for $21 Million of Compensatory and Punitive Damages, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/09/15/u-s-district-court-decides-that-former-somali-government-official-is-not-entitled-to-common-law-immunity-and-is-liable-for-21-million-of-compensatory-and-punitive-damages/
342 11/07/12  Appellate Court Affirms Denial of Common Law Immunity to Former Somali Official, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/11/07/appellate-court-affirms-denial-of-common-law-immunity-to-former-somali-official/
189 12/29/11 Former President of Mexico Is Sued in U.S. Federal Court for Alleged Human Rights Violations,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2011/12/29/former-president-of-mexico-is-sued-in-u-s-federal-court-for-alleged-human-rights-violations/
189A 01/10/12 Comment: Former President of Mexico’s Dismissal Motion
319 09/17/12 U.S. State Department Suggests Former President of Mexico Is Immune from Suit in U.S. Federal Court for Alleged Human Rights Violations, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/09/17/the-u-s-state-department-suggests-former-president-of-mexico-is-immune-from-suit-in-u-s-federal-court-for-alleged-human-rights-violations/
319A 10/17/12 Comment: District Court Orders Plaintiffs To Show Cause Why Case Should Not Be Dismissed
398 03/10/13 Mexican  Court Invalidates Former Mexican President’s Claim of Immunity from Alien Tort Statute and Torture Victims Protection Act Case in U.S., https://dwkcommentaries.com/2013/03/10/mexican-court-invalidates-former-mexican-presidents-claim-of-immunity-from-alien-tort-statute-and-torture-victims-protection-act-case-in-u-s/
405 03/26/13 Additional Thoughts on U.S. and Mexican Legal Issues in the Pending U.S. Lawsuit Against Ernesto Zedillo, Former President of Mexico, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2013/03/26/additional-thoughts-about-mexican-and-u-s-legal-issues-in-the-pending-u-s-lawsuit-against-ernesto-zedillo-former-president-of-mexico/
406 03/28/13 Mexican Court Decision Is Filed in U.S. Case,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2013/03/28/mexican-court-decision-regarding-zedillo-immunity-is-filed-in-u-s-case/
149 10/17/11 U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Cases Challenging Whether Corporations Can Be Held Liable for Aiding and Abetting Foreign Human Rights Violations, https://dwkcommentaries.com/2011/10/17/u-s-supreme-court-to-hear-cases-challenging-whether-corporations-can-be-held-liable-for-aiding-and-abetting-foreign-human-rights-violations/
217 02/26/12  U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Another Case Regarding Corporate Liability for Assisting Torture and Extrajudicial Killinghttps://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/02/26/u-s-supreme-court-to-consider-another-case-regarding-corporate-liability-for-assisting-torture-or-extrajudicial-killing/
219 03/01/12  U.S. Supreme Court Hints That It Will Decide That Corporations Are Not Liable Under the Torture Victims Protection Act,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/03/01/u-s-supreme-court-hints-that-it-will-decide-that-corporations-are-not-liable-under-the-torture-victims-protection-act/
245 04/19/12 Legal Entities Not Liable under the Torture Victims Protection Act,https://dwkcommentaries.com/2012/04/19/legal-entities-not-liable-under-the-torture-victims-protection-act/
245A 04/20/12 Comment: Human Rights Group Calls for Congress To Amend the TVPA To Subject Organizations to Liability

 

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