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Appellate Court Rules Alien Tort Statute Provides Federal Jurisdiction over Claims Arising from Injuries Inflicted Abroad (July 07, 2014) by Luis Acosta

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has ruled that under the Alien Tort ...

Topic: International affairs; Jurisdiction
Jurisdiction: United States

Supreme Court Addresses Scope of Foreign Governments' Immunity to Discovery (June 26, 2014) by Luis Acosta

The United States Supreme Court has ruled that the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act of 1976 (FSIA) ...

Topic: Sovereign immunity
Jurisdiction: United States

Supreme Court Rules Local Crimes Not Covered by Statute Implementing Chemical Weapons Convention (June 12, 2014) by Luis Acosta

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the U.S. implementing statute for the Chemical Weapons Convention ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Supreme court; Treaties and International Agreements/Weapons; United Nations Chemical Weapons Convention, 1993
Jurisdiction: United States

Florida Act on Education Data Privacy (May 29, 2014) by Robert Brammer

On May 12, 2014, Florida Governor Rick Scott approved "An Act Relating to Education Data Privacy," ...

Topic: Data protection; Education; Right of privacy
Jurisdiction: United States

Agreement on Forfeited Funds (January 06, 2014) by Gustavo Guerra

The United States and Panama signed an agreement in October 2013 under which they will share ...

Topic: Money laundering; Treaties and International Agreements/Crime
Jurisdiction: Panama; United States

Pennsylvania Moves Toward Rare Constitutional Change (December 31, 2013) by Robert Brammer and Barbara Bavis

On December 17, 2013, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives approved two bills that would amend article ...

Topic: Constitution; Legislative bodies
Jurisdiction: United States

Arrest of Diplomat Affecting Bilateral Ties (December 19, 2013) by Shameema Rahman

On December 17, 2013, it was reported that the Indian government had lodged a formal complaint ...

Topic: International affairs; Officials and employees
Jurisdiction: India; United States

Agreement on Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing (November 08, 2013) by Norma Gutierrez

The Mexican National Banking and Security Commission (CNBV) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the U.S. ...

Topic: Organized crime
Jurisdiction: Mexico; United States

Agreement to Launch Trade Transparency Unit (November 01, 2013) by Gustavo Guerra

On September 26, 2013, the Dominican Republic's Customs Authority (DRCA) and the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) ...

Topic: Customs enforcement; International affairs; Money laundering
Jurisdiction: Dominican Republic; United States

Agreement on Tax Dispute (October 17, 2013) by Edith Palmer

Switzerland and the United States signed an Executive Agreement on August 29, 2013, that was designed ...

Topic: International affairs; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Switzerland; United States

Agreement to Launch Trade Transparency Unit (July 09, 2013) by Gustavo Guerra

On June 20, 2013, the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) and the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) ...

Topic: Government; International affairs; Money laundering
Jurisdiction: Philippines; United States

California Water Rights Law Lauded (October 03, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On September 25, 2012, the state of California ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: United Nations; United States

Memorandum of Cooperation on Methamphetamine Production (September 06, 2012) by Gustavo Guerra

On August 23, 2012, drug enforcement authorities from the United States and Mexico announced the signature ...

Topic: Drug trafficking
Jurisdiction: Mexico; United States

First U.N. Investigation of Native American Rights (April 24, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

From April 23 to May 4, 2012, James Anaya, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights ...

Topic: Native peoples
Jurisdiction: United Nations; United States

Agreement on Forfeited Funds (April 02, 2012) by Gustavo Guerra

On March 26, 2012, it was announced that the United States and Mexican Attorneys General had ...

Topic: Money laundering
Jurisdiction: Mexico; United States

Nuclear Security Agreement (April 02, 2012) by Gustavo Guerra

On March 26, 2012, it was announced that the United States, Mexico, and Canada have completed ...

Topic: National security
Jurisdiction: Canada; Mexico; United States

Delaware Supreme Court Rules That Spanish Law Applies in a Corporate Law Dispute (March 02, 2012) by Luis Acosta

The Delaware Supreme Court has ruled that the law of Spain, rather than that of Delaware, ...

Topic: Corporations
Jurisdiction: United States

Training Program for Mexican Prosecutors (March 01, 2012) by Gustavo Guerra

On February 7, 2012, Mexico's Attorney General started a program designed by the justice departments of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Mexico; United States

Joint Declaration Issued at Recent Summit (December 07, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

On November 28, 2011, during their annual summit, which was held in Washington, D.C., the leaders ...

Topic: Foreign trade and international finance
Jurisdiction: European Union; United States

Reviewing Criminal Jurisdiction over Civilian Employees Under the Status of Forces Agreement (December 07, 2011) by Sayuri Umeda

In January 2011, a 19-year old man was killed in a traffic accident that was caused ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Japan; United States

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