Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co., 10–1491.

Decision Date17 October 2011
Docket NumberNo. 10–1491.,10–1491.
Citation132 S.Ct. 472 (Mem),181 L.Ed.2d 292,565 U.S. 961
Parties Esther KIOBEL, Individually and on Behalf of Her Late Husband, Dr. Barinem Kiobel, et al., petitioners, v. ROYAL DUTCH PETROLEUM CO., et al.
CourtU.S. Supreme Court

Motion of International Law Scholars for leave to file a brief as amici curiae granted. Petition for writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit granted, and case is to be argued in tandem with No. 11–88, Mohamad v. Rajoub .

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  • Jesner v. Arab Bank, PLC
    • United States
    • U.S. Supreme Court
    • April 24, 2018
    ... ... See Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co., 621 F.3d 111 ... 2012, No. 101491, p. 1; Brief for the Government of the United ... ...
  • Mastafa v. Chevron Corp.
    • United States
    • U.S. Court of Appeals — Second Circuit
    • October 23, 2014
    ...pleading requirements necessary to state a claim under the TVPA.After the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Kiobel, ––– U.S. ––––, 132 S.Ct. 472, 181 L.Ed.2d 292 (2011), plaintiffs here moved on October 21, 2011, to stay the appeal pending the Supreme Court's adjudication of the case. We ......
  • Mastafa v. Chevron Corp.
    • United States
    • U.S. Court of Appeals — Second Circuit
    • October 23, 2014
    ...pleading requirements necessary to state a claim under the TVPA. After the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Kiobel, ––– U.S. ––––, 132 S.Ct. 472, 181 L.Ed.2d 292 (2011), plaintiffs here moved on October 21, 2011, to stay the appeal pending the Supreme Court's adjudication of the case. We......

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