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Second Circuit Finds Mid-Case Default Forfeits Defendants' Right to Appeal
Posted on 9 Aug 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

Second Circuit Finds Mid-Case Default Forfeits Defendants' Right to Appeal from Rulings That Statute Creates a Cause of Action and that Personal Jurisdiction Was Present; Remands for Reconsideration of Remedy By Louis M. Solomon In cases where... Read More

Ninth Circuit Refuses to Permit Case Involving Peppercorns and Trochus Buttons Proceed Against the Sovereign State of Pohnpei
Posted on 28 Jul 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

By Louis M. Solomon AHPW, Inc., et al. v. State of Pohnpei, et al. , No. 09-17871 (9th Cir. Jun. 2011) (unpublished) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ], addresses several... Read More

District Court Avoids Testing Common Law Sovereign Immunity
Posted on 18 Aug 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

Defense Remanded by the Second Circuit But Dismisses the Claims on Personal Jurisdiction Grounds Instead By Louis M. Solomon Carpenter v. Republic of Chile, et al. , 07-CV-5290 (JS)(ETB) (E.D.N.Y. June 2011) [ enhanced version available to... Read More

Court Dismisses Both “Foreign Cubed” as Well as “Foreign Squared” Securities Claims Based on Morrison
Posted on 20 Sep 2011 by Cadwalader OneWorld International Practice

In the absence of appellate guidance, District Courts continue to apply or expand the ruling of Morrison v. National Australia Bank Ltd. , No. 08-1191 (June 24, 2010) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available... Read More