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Case of the Day: Continental Transfert Technique v. Nigeria

The case of the day, Continental Transfer Technique v. Nigeria (D.D.C. 2015), is a coda to the case of the day from January 29. The question related to post-judgment discovery the plaintiff sought to take from Nigeria.
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Case of the Day: NML Capital v. Argentina

The case of the day, NML Capital v. Republic of Argentina (D. Nev. 2014), is a small corner of the Argentine sovereign debt debacle. NML, the victorious judgment creditor, sought to take post-judgment discovery in Nevada in aid of its judgment under FRCP 69.
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Case of the Day: In re Petition of Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals

Judge Richard Posner
Judge Richard Posner. Credit: chensiyuan
The case of the day is In re Petition of Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (7th Cir. 2014). Judge Posner, who wrote the opinion and is also the author of the Heraeus Kulzer and GEA Group cases, continues to show a strong interest in international judicial assistance. The case arose on a petition for a writ of mandamus seeking to challenge an unusual discovery sanction—an order requiring depositions of foreign witnesses to take place in the United States.
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