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Act of State and Extraterritorial Reach

Act of State and Extraterritorial Reach

Problems of Law and Policy

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Published by Amer Bar Assn .
Written in English

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    Number of Pages136
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    Open LibraryOL8256199M
    ISBN 100897071190
    ISBN 109780897071192

      These cases are of great interest because they help to explain the outer limits of the SEC’s extraterritorial jurisdiction in cases where the relevant conduct has taken place abroad. The UK counterpart to the FCPA, the Bribery Act, which took effect in July , also provides for extraterritorial .   civil procedure- second circuit upholds extraterritorial reach over foreign financial institution under the anti-terrorism act--licci v lebanese canadian bank, f.3d (2d cir. ). The Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) affords any United States national injured by an act of international terrorism a private right of action for treble damages. extraterritorial reach, i.e. its ambit, in the same section—or sentence—in which it assigns jurisdiction or venue to a specific court. 18 This is what was done in the Dodd-Frank Act in response to Morrison. 19 This section of Dodd-Frank has no.   While this provision purports to grant jurisdiction to US courts, Morrison explicitly stated that a statute’s extraterritorial reach is a merits question, determined by the scope of the statute.


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Act of State and Extraterritorial Reach Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Act of state and extraterritorial reach: problems of law and policy. [John R Lacey; Kingman Brewster, Jr.; American Bar Association. Section of International Law and Practice.; American Bar Association.

Annual Meeting; et al] -- "The two panel discussions which gave rise to this book were held at the annual meeting of the American Bar Association in New Orleans. The Extraterritorial Reach of the NJWPL A recent case held that New Jersey’s wage and hour laws do not apply extraterritorially, even in the face of a choice of law clause suggesting otherwise.

Extraterritorial Application of State Trade Secret Law. U.S. courts in certain jurisdictions have held that state trade secret statutes can have extraterritorial reach. The reasoning is largely grounded in the "tort out / harm in" theory developed through jurisdictional jurisprudence.

The current extraterritorial reach of U.S. trade secret law may seem ironic given trade secret law’s “local” roots. In the United States, common law trade secret principles emerged through a.

Since the s, the extraterritorial reach of domestic law has increased significantly as U.S. policy-makers have pursued a wide range of foreign policy and national security objectives.

Encroaching upon the sovereignty of other nations, the assertion of U.S. authority beyond bor­ders has repeatedly sparked intense politi­cal conflicts with. In the aftermath of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA), a little discussed, but potentially quite significant, issue is whether civil trade secret plaintiffs can now use federal trade secret law to reach misappropriation that occurs in other countries pursuant to DTSA Section See 18 U.S.C.

§ This post is a follow-up to my prior post on presentations at last spring's conference Author: Camilla Hrdy. EXTRATERRITORIAL EFFECTS Court of Human Rights. A private person seeking to enforce a judgment rendered under the Con vention against a contracting State, which is a party to the Protocol and which has not made a declaration under Art.

9 of the Protocol, may have the Tribunal determine in place of the competent national court (see Art. 21 of the Convention) whether the State is obliged to Cited by: 3.

‘The ‘act of state doctrine’, the doctrine of ‘foreign governmental compulsion’, and the principle of comity all serve to limit the extraterritorial application of the law.’ ‘It is possible that the Parliament could pass a law, having extraterritorial effect, which might invalidate a contrary law.’.

46 Pursuing a causation theory of liability may still require determining the extraterritorial reach of the books and records statute. See Hoskins, F3d at 97 ('The government may not expand the extraterritorial reach of [a statute] by recourse to the conspiracy and complicity statutes.').

Microsoft () was whether the provisions of the SCA permit access to data located in the servers of another country and whether this access constituted a legally unjustified extraterritorial reach. The matter is now moot with the passage of the US Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act (Cloud Act.

In its recently published Advisory Opinion on “The Environment and Human Rights” of 15 November (in EJIL: Talk. summarized here; on its potential diagonal effect see here), the Inter-American Court is the first human rights court to recognise a new extraterritorial jurisdictional link based on control over domestic activities with extraterritorial effect.

Overview of US anti-trust laws: extraterritorial reachby Christina Guerola Sarchio of Howrey LLPRelated ContentAn outline of the principal US anti-trust statutes and regulatory article is part of the PLC US Special Report, which was published to mark the launch of PLC's first US Practical Law trialTo access this resource, sign up for a free trial of Practical Law.

The Court of Appeals’ concern that limitations on the reach of federal antitrust law “would be undone” by extraterritorial application of state antitrust law should apply equally to an attempt to circumvent Morrison’s limitation on the federal securities laws.

Accordingly, it would appear that the Court is poised to give close scrutiny to attempts to expand the reach of state law to foreign transactions having only limited contact with the State.

Extraterritorial jurisdiction is the situation when a state extends its legal power beyond its territorial boundaries. Examples include where a state maintains jurisdiction over its citizens when they are overseas, and where certain criminal offences can be prosecuted in a state regardless of where they were committed (e.g.

piracy and child sex offences). Although the act had been on the books sincethere was very little case law interpreting it and even less in terms of legislative history. Therefore, the Court was left with very little context with which to determine whether the act could be applied beyond the boundaries of Michigan.

turing the Act of State Doctrine.- A Blueprint for Legislative Reform, 12 LAw & POL'Y IN INT'L Bus. (); Wallace, Comments on Abolishing or Changing the Act of State.

Doctrine by Legislation, in ACT OF STATE AND EXTRATERRITORIAL REACH, supra note. 2, at 4. 58 U.S.L.W. 3 Dellapenna: Deciphering the Act of State Doctrine. No extraterritorial express provisions under the Crimes Act however it is likely that a 'real connection' between the offence and the State would be sufficient Other potentially relevant extraterritorial rules may be included in 'crimes at sea' laws, Commonwealth maritime laws and acts interpretation laws.

statute does not require, as a precondition, that the other state's exercise of extraterritorial jurisdiction be unlawful. While the United States is not alone in asserting extraterritorial jurisdiction, it is the most prolific source of extraterritorial law, regulation, and enforcement action.

Surviving the Solution: The Extraterritorial Reach of the United States* Kirk W. Munroe* I. Introduction The old Wild West attitude, "shoot first and ask questions later," is alive and well in United States law enforcement today.

It is especially apparent in the "war" against. However, the extraterritorial breadth of the law may ultimately create enforcement challenges for regulators and the extent of enforcement beyond their borders is unclear.

Perhaps recognizing this challenge, the European Data Protection Board signaled about a month ago that they would issue guidance on GDPR’s extraterritorial application. The state of Ireland asserts universal jurisdiction and extraterritorial jurisdiction in various situations.

Ireland has universal jurisdiction for murder and manslaughter committed by its citizens. This dates from at leastretained by the Offences against the Person Actas adapted in Some international conventions to which the state is party require universal jurisdiction.

Given the current extraterritorial reach of U.S. patents, enterprises with operations in the United States and abroad must take steps to avoid liability for infringement.

For example, software developers may risk infringement liability under section (f) for exporting software components for assembly into a. the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act’s (FCPA) jurisdictional reach has yielded large sums in fines and penalties collected at the discretion of the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with little oversight or consideration of the law’s foreign policy consequences.

Specifically, extension of FCPA. The Ninth Circuit noted that the same principles of extraterritorial reach also would apply to California's Unfair Competition Law (Business & Professions Code sectionet seq.). The trial court had ruled that because no purchases of the price fixed LCD panels occurred in California, it would violate the Due Process Clause to apply.

The Florida Human Rights Act, passed inand its amendment by the Florida Civil Rights Act of (FCRA),1 substantially mirror Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of and its amendments.3 While Title VII provides remedies for employment discrimination throughout the United States, the FCRA ordinarily has been utilized as an alternative remedy only in instances in which the.

Posted in 18 USCBribery, Criminal Enforcement, Department of Justice (DOJ), Extraterritorial Application of US Law, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), Real Estate, Sentencing The U.S.

Department of Justice (“DOJ”) continues to pursue Venezuelan nationals through high-dollar and high-profile money laundering and foreign bribery.

Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act of Nov. 22, [S. ] VerDate MAY Jkt PO Frm Fmt Sfmt. Extraterritorial jurisdiction is the legal ability of a government to exercise authority beyond its normal boundaries.

Any authority can claim ETJ over any external territory they wish. However, for the claim to be effective in the external territory, it must be agreed either with the legal authority in the external territory, or with a legal authority that covers both territories.

When unqualified, ETJ usually refers to. I am very pleased to announce that Irwin Law has just published Law Beyond Borders: Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in an Age of Globalization, which was co-authored by Steve Coughlan, Hugh Kindred, Teresa Scassa and publisher's blurb provides a short summary: "This book is about the reach of law beyond state borders from a Canadian perspective.

It investigates the scope of the legal. In Footnote 4 of Schnall II, the court notes that it does not have to reach the question of extraterritorial application of the CPA to reach a conclusion in the case at bar. Schnall v. AT & T Wireless Services, Inc., Wn.2d(). Justice Sanders again dissented, asserting that while the majority now declined to reach the question.

The current extraterritorial reach of U.S. trade secret law may seem ironic given trade secret law's "local" roots.

In the United States, common law trade secret principles emerged through a diverse patchwork of state court decisions addressing local commercial : John M. Williamson. States of Confusion Workers Compensation Extraterritorial Issues By: Maureen Gallagher Introduction The focus of the paper is to give the reader a better understanding of the considerable overlap and conflict between varying state and federal jurisdictional remedies and how to navigate through the.

willing to ascribe extraterritorial reach to state antitrust laws, 4. permitting plaintiffs who would otherwise sue out-of-state corporations under the Sherman Act to forum shop and reach these defendants within the comfort of a more favorable state forum.

Although state laws often reach some out-of-state activity, 5Author: Michael J. Ruttinger. The Florida Human Rights Act, passed inand its amendment by the Florida Civil Rights Act of (FCRA),(1) substantially mirror Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of (2) and its amendments.(3) While Title VII provides remedies for employment discrimination throughout the United States, the FCRA ordinarily has been utilized as an alternative remedy only in instances in which the.

The supremacy of state sovereignty as a framework for interna-tional relations suggests that extraterritorial application of a state’s law undermines other states and the international system as a whole.

Yet this Development presents a more complex picture. The Parts below show that a state’s extraterritorial application of its law can serve. For non-U.K., non-U.S. companies likely to be caught only by extraterritorial application of these laws, the addition of the U.K.

Bribery Act to the established extraterritorial reach of the FCPA will create a higher risk of being held accountable for bribes paid in third countries unrelated to business in the United Kingdom or United States. INTRODUCTION.

In their Closing Note to the U.S. Department of State Trafficking In Persons Report ("TIP Report" or "Report"),1 the drafters tell the story of a thirteen-year old girl, Renu.2 Renu was one of twenty human trafficking victims who were almost rescued during a brothel raid in a major Southeast Asian city.3 Their tormentors, who held the girls for years in a cramped compartment.

Bringing Suit under Uniform Trade Secrets Act – as adopted by California. Unlike the DTSA, California’s version of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act (CUTSA) does not expressly provide for extraterritorial application. It nonetheless may be easier to extend the CUTSA to reach IP theft in China than it is under federal trade secret law.

In the gambling context, relevant legislation exists at both the Australian Federal and State/Territory levels which purports to have extraterritorial application.7 For example, the Federal. The statute also stated clearly the extent of its extraterritorial application.

The court stated the government has not established a “clearly expressed congressional intent to” allow conspiracy and complicity liability to broaden the extraterritorial reach of the statute.

This CLE webinar will guide IP counsel on the reach of the Lanham Act's extraterritorial provision. The panel will examine how the courts have treated these cases and offer insights into how IP owners can use the Lanham Act to protect their IP rights.United States v. Microsoft Corp., No. The Stored Communications Act permits the government to procure warrants to obtain information from providers of electronic communications services or remote computing services, when it has probable cause to believe that a crime is being committed.

Today, the Supreme Court agreed to resolve a dispute concerning whether the .asserting extraterritorial jurisdiction set out above.

Cf. United States v. Marino-Garcia, F.2d(11th Cir. ) (imputing to Congress the intent to confine reach of extraterritorial jurisdiction over a stateless vessel on the high seas to that permitted under international law).

Congressional authority to legislate.