The case of the day is Canon Financial Services, Inc. v. Permanent Mission of Madagascar (S.D.N.Y. 2017). The opinion doesn’t explain what the case is about, though we could take a guess from the title. In any event, Canon sued Magadascar’s mission to the United Nations in New York state court more than five years ago. Madagascar eventually removed the case to the District Court (under the FSIA foreign states have the power of removal). Canon argued that the removal was untimely and sought a remand.

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