The Resource International human rights litigation in U.S. courts, Beth Stephens [and others]

International human rights litigation in U.S. courts, Beth Stephens [and others]

Label
International human rights litigation in U.S. courts
Title
International human rights litigation in U.S. courts
Statement of responsibility
Beth Stephens [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Rev. ed. of : International human rights litigation in U.S. courts / Beth Stephens and Michael Ratner. c1996
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
KF1309.5
LC item number
.S74 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stephens, Beth
  • Stephens, Beth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States.
  • United States.
  • Government liability
  • Administrative responsibility
  • Immunities of foreign states
  • Aliens
  • Torture victims
  • International crimes
  • Human rights
  • droits de l'homme
  • droits de l'homme
  • Menschenrecht
  • Rechtsprechung
  • Administrative responsibility
  • Aliens
  • Government liability
  • Human rights
  • Immunities of foreign states
  • International crimes
  • Torture victims
  • Menschenrecht
  • Rechtsprechung
  • USA
  • United States
  • USA
Label
International human rights litigation in U.S. courts, Beth Stephens [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of: International human rights litigation in U.S. courts / Beth Stephens and Michael Ratner. c1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The alien tort statute (ATS) : from 1789 to filartiga, sosa, and beyond -- Understanding the alien tort statute (ATS) : the analytic framework -- Plaintiffs, defendants, and violations in alien tort statute (ATS) suits -- The torture victim protection act (TVPA) -- Jurisdiction over states : the foreign sovereign immunities act (FSIA) -- Other grounds for human rights litigation -- Historical paradigms, modern violations -- Treaty violations -- The plaintiff : who can sue? -- Who can be sued I : personal jurisdiction and theories of liability -- Who can be sued II : U.S. and local government defendants -- Who can be sued III : corporations -- Foreign affairs and separation of powers -- Immunities -- Miscellaneous defences -- The role of the Executive Banch -- Preparing and filing a manageable case -- After the complaint is filed and served -- Discovery -- Proving a case -- Remedies -- Historical justice claims
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxxiv, 619 pages
Isbn
9781571053534
Lccn
2007045945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)180989618
Label
International human rights litigation in U.S. courts, Beth Stephens [and others]
Publication
Note
Revised edition of: International human rights litigation in U.S. courts / Beth Stephens and Michael Ratner. c1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The alien tort statute (ATS) : from 1789 to filartiga, sosa, and beyond -- Understanding the alien tort statute (ATS) : the analytic framework -- Plaintiffs, defendants, and violations in alien tort statute (ATS) suits -- The torture victim protection act (TVPA) -- Jurisdiction over states : the foreign sovereign immunities act (FSIA) -- Other grounds for human rights litigation -- Historical paradigms, modern violations -- Treaty violations -- The plaintiff : who can sue? -- Who can be sued I : personal jurisdiction and theories of liability -- Who can be sued II : U.S. and local government defendants -- Who can be sued III : corporations -- Foreign affairs and separation of powers -- Immunities -- Miscellaneous defences -- The role of the Executive Banch -- Preparing and filing a manageable case -- After the complaint is filed and served -- Discovery -- Proving a case -- Remedies -- Historical justice claims
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxxiv, 619 pages
Isbn
9781571053534
Lccn
2007045945
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)180989618

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