International Civil Litigation in U.S. Courts

In light of the growing importance of cross-border litigation, this course will cover significant, as well as problematic, areas in international litigation and private international law as they play out in United States courts. The topics covered will include jurisdiction over foreign defendants, the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, forum selection, forum non conveniens, extraterritorial application of United States law, parrallel litigation (including antisuit injunctions), and recognition and enforcement of judgments.
Credits: 2

Type: SEM