Mealey's Litigation Procedure - U.S. Supreme Court: FSIA Does Not Limit Scope Of Post-Judgment Discovery

Mealey's Litigation Procedure - U.S. Supreme Court: FSIA Does Not Limit Scope Of Post-Judgment Discovery

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on June 16 held 7-1 that the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (FSIA) does not shield the Republic of Argentina from post-judgment discovery requests issued by a debt collection company seeking information about the country's extraterritorial assets (Republic of Argentina v. NML Capital Ltd., No. 12-842, U.S. Sup.).

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