09Apr
By: Tom On: April 9, 2019 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking, International Litigation Comments: 0

Viewed broadly, there are two mechanisms by which overseas attorneys may take evidence from a US witness.

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02Apr
By: Tom On: April 2, 2019 In: In Court, International Litigation Comments: 0

On February 27, 2019, SCOTUS handed down its review of the International Finance Corporation's appellate court's opinion. Herein we brief that opinion.

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29Jan
By: Tom On: January 29, 2019 In: International Litigation, International Service of Process Comments: 0

Serving process internationally, especially if translation is required, can be costly in terms of both time and money. The last thing an attorney wants is to have the service quashed.

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16Jan
By: Tom On: January 16, 2019 In: Depositions, Evidence Taking, International Litigation Comments: 0

Find out what to do when an opposing counsel refuses to produce an overseas party-witness or documents in their possession, custody or control.

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15Nov
By: Tom On: November 15, 2018 In: Domestic Litigation, International Litigation Comments: 0

When a foreign country’s laws are relevant to US litigation, whose law controls?

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07Nov

When effecting service of process in the UK pursuant to Article 10(b), are plaintiffs required to use a UK solicitor in order to serve defendants?

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22Oct

In the best of all possible worlds, a plaintiff will have a document authored by the defendant containing the defendant’s contact information. But often this is not the case.

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02Aug
By: Tom On: August 2, 2018 In: Evidence Taking, In Court, International Litigation Comments: 0

In March of 2018, a court of appeals in the United Kingdom issued an opinion concerning cross-examination within the context of the Hague Evidence Convention.

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05Jun
By: Tom On: June 5, 2018 In: In Court, International Litigation, Legal News Comments: 0

SCOTUS to hear case on the nature of the immunity granted to international organizations.

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31May
By: Tom On: May 31, 2018 In: Evidence Taking, In Court, International Litigation Comments: 0

The HEC clearly contemplates that judicial assistance is to be provide for documentary and testimonial evidence. But does the HEC contemplate judicial assistance for obtaining physical evidence?

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