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Protecting Animals Within and Across Borders: Extraterritorial Jurisdiction and the Challenges of Globalization

Charlotte E. Blattner


Extraterritorial jurisdiction stands at the juncture of international law and animal law and promises to open a path to understanding and resolving the global problems that challenge the core of animal law. As corporations have relocated and the animal industry (agriculture, medical research, entertainment, etc.) has dispersed its production facilities across the territories of multiple states, regulatory gaps and fears of a race to the bottom have become a pressing issue of global policy. Protecting Animals Within and Across Borders provides enough background to allow readers to understand wh ... More

Keywords: extraterritorial jurisdiction, animal law, outsourcing, R2B, extraterritoriality, trade law, jurisdictional principles, law of jurisdiction, global animal law, comparative animal law

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780190948313
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190948313.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Charlotte E. Blattner, author
Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Law School