This Article begins from the premise that the Alien Tort Statute (ATS) no longer serves a useful purpose in litigating human rights claims. As others have argued in this issue, that premise may not be correct. Assuming it is, however, one should anticipate that human rights lawyers will pursue alternative avenues for relief.
Roger P. Alford,
The Future of Human Rights Litigation After Kiobel,
Notre Dame L. Rev.
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