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Lago Agrio: Amicus Briefs In Support of the Donziger Petition – Letters Blogatory

Date: May 17, 2017

A group of international law scholars led by Professor Donald Anton, have filed an amicus brief in support of Steven Donziger’s petition for certiorari. The gist of the brief is that under principles of comity the courts of A should not entertain collateral attacks on the judgments of B unless forced to do so, which really will only happen if a party seeks recognition of the judgment of B in the courts of A. Well, you may say, Judge Kaplan and the Second Circuit didn’t do that. Read more>>