Digest for April 6, 2011

GSS Group Ltd. v. National Port Auth. (D.D.C. 2011). Dismissing a petition to confirm an award in an arbitration between a British Virgin Islands company and a quasi-governmental Liberian corporation on the grounds that the court lacked personal jurisdiction over the Liberian defendant, notwithstanding the plaintiff’s argument that as a foreign state-owned corporation had no constitutional right to due process of law.

About Ted Folkman

Ted Folkman is a shareholder with Murphy & King, a Boston law firm, where he has a complex business litigation practice. He is the author of International Judicial Assistance (MCLE 2d ed. 2016), a nuts-and-bolts guide to international judicial assistance issues, and of the chapter on service of process in the ABA's forthcoming treatise on International Aspects of US Litigation, and he is the publisher of Letters Blogatory, the Web's first blog devoted to international judicial assistance, which the ABA recognized as one of the best 100 legal blogs in 2012, 2014, and 2015.

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