Foreign Relations and the City

Cities, or more particularly global cities, increasingly channel foreign relations that we think of belonging to nation–states. But one should not think that this is an entirely good thing, leading us towards enlightened progress and away from injustice. The foreign...

In a Divergence From Other US Federal Circuits, The US Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules That 28 U.S.C. § 1782 May Permit US Discovery for Use in Non-US Private Arbitrations

Title 28, US Code, Section 1782 authorizes an interested person to petition a US federal district court where any person “resides or is found” for an order directing such person to provide documents or testimony for use “in a proceeding in a foreign or international...
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