Second Circuit Reestablishes Attachments against Argentina

By: Louis M. Solomon Capital Ventures International (CVI) v. Republic of Argentina , Dkt. Nos. 10-4520-cv (Lead) (2d Cir. July 2011) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ], is, by the Court's own count, roughly the...

District Court Finds Chabad Compliant with Post-Judgment Enforcement Procedures

By Louis M. Solomon Rules that Cultural Exchange Property Is Not Subject to Seizure under FSIA; and Denies Sanctions without Prejudice Agudas Chasidei Chabad of United States v. Russian Federation, et al . , 05-cv-1548 (RCL) (D.D.C. July 2011) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers...

Second Circuit Vacates Preliminary Injunction Entered In Favor Of Chevron against Ecuador Judgment, Staying Portion of District Court Case

By Louis M. Solomon We have written on District Judge Kaplan's decision earlier this year - a 127-page decision preliminary enjoining enforcement, anywhere in the world, of an Ecuadorian judgment totaling $8.646 billion obtained by Lago Agrio plaintiffs (indigenous peoples in the Amazonian...