Tag Archives: foreign sovereign immunity

Second Circuit — Foreign Sovereign Immunity: USAA Casualty Ins. Co. v. Permanent Mission, et al.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Foreign Sovereign Immunity Tortious Activity Exception USAA Casualty Ins. Co. v. Permanent Mission, et al. 10-4892-cv Judges Cabranes and Wesley   Background: The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Namibia to the United Nations ...

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Second Circuit — Foreign Sovereign Immunity: NML Capital Ltd. v. Republic of Argentina

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Foreign Sovereign Immunity Commercial Use Exception NML Capital Ltd. v. Republic of Argentina 10-4450-cv(L) Judges Jacobs, Cabranes and Wesley Background: The defendant appealed from an order granting and confirming the attachment of ...

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Subject Matter Jurisdiction: Anglo-Iberia Underwriting Management Co. v. Lodderhose

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Subject Matter Jurisdiction Foreign Sovereign Immunity Anglo-Iberia Underwriting Management Co. v. Lodderhose 08-2666-cv Appealed from the Southern District of New York Background: The plaintiffs appeal from an order of the U.S. District Court for ...

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