Human Rights Implications of the Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Decision

On Tuesday April 23, 2013 the Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law held an online briefing to examine the human rights implications of the Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum U.S. Supreme Court decision and how it may impact future human rights cases.

Speakers included:

  • Paul Hoffman, Lead Counsel for the Plaintiffs
  • Katie Redford, Co-Founder and Director of the U.S. Office of EarthRights International
  • Prof. Diane Orentlicher, American University Washington College of Law

    Moderator: Hadar Harris, Executive Director of the Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law

This event was co-sponsored by the Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law and the Program on International and Comparative Environmental Law at American University Washington College of Law, and the Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute.

Recording of the Online Briefing on the Kiobel Decision*

*The best way to listen to this recording is to right-click on the link, save the file, and then open the file using Windows Media Player or your preferred video player.

Webinar Audio Track