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March 19, 2014

Case Watch: United States v. Khobragade

On January 9, 2014, a grand jury returned an indictment (Dkt. 10, Case No. 1:14cr0008 (S.D.N.Y.)) against Ms. Devyani Khobragade, the former Deputy Consul General to the Consulate of India in New York City, NY. The United States charged Ms. […]

March 11, 2014

Event: Special Morning Training for Diplomats and Consular Officers

On April 10, 2014, Laina Lopez, attorney with Berliner, Corcoran & Rowe, LLP, will speak at “Special Morning Training for Diplomats and Consular Officers” on foreign sovereign immunity law in the United States. The event is sponsored by the D.C. […]

February 24, 2014

Article: Tort Suits Against Foreign States

Foreign states can be sued under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (“FSIA”), 28 U.S.C. §1605(a)(5), in U.S. court for torts, including for example, a diplomat’s traffic accident in the United States. But, can a foreign nation be sued in U.S. […]

October 3, 2013

Event: Art from Abroad — Current Issues Regarding Art and Cultural Heritage Loans from Foreign Countries

Join Washington, D.C. attorneys Eden Burgess and Laina Lopez for a FREE talk entitled: Art from Abroad: Current Issues Regarding Art and Cultural Heritage Loans from Foreign Countries Open to diplomats and those who work in the museum community. Space […]

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