The Presumption Against Extraterritoriality in Two Steps

7 Pages Posted: 27 Jul 2016 Last revised: 2 Sep 2016

William S. Dodge

University of California, Davis - School of Law

Date Written: July 25, 2016

Abstract

In RJR Nabisco, Inc. v. European Community, the U.S. Supreme Court adopted a two-step framework for applying the presumption against extraterritoriality. This essay examines the Court's new framework and the way it was applied to RICO in RJR.

Keywords: extraterritoriality

Suggested Citation

Dodge, William S., The Presumption Against Extraterritoriality in Two Steps (July 25, 2016). UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 501. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2814344 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2814344

William S. Dodge (Contact Author)

University of California, Davis - School of Law ( email )

Martin Luther King, Jr. Hall
Davis, CA CA 95616-5201
United States

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