International Enforcement Law Reporter
On February 28, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada by a five-to-four majority in its Nevsun Resources Ltd v Araya decision, refused to strike damages claims for international human rights abuses and Canadian torts by three former workers at a Canadian majority-owned mining company in Eritrea. Canadian courts are open to hear claims under Canadian law for wrongs committed outside Canada.
Brierton, T. D.
Canada Opens its Courts to Overseas Human Rights Abuses.
International Enforcement Law Reporter, 36(6),