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Rulings on Sovereigns in U.S. District Court

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia in Washington, DC, handles numerous disputes involving foreign missions, such as embassies, consulates and international organizations, and of foreign nations, whether or not they maintain mission offices in the capital, and their instrumentalities. The following table lists linked rulings published so far in 2017:

04/19/2017Karcher v. Islamic Republic of Iran Judge Kollar-Kotelly
04/13/2017Science Applications International Corporation v. Hellenic Republic Judge Kessler
04/13/2017Foley v. Syrian Arab Republic Judge Kollar-Kotelly
04/06/2017Gill v. Islamic Republic of Iran Judge Walton
03/31/2017Fraenkel v. Islamic Republic of Iran Judge Collyer
03/31/2017Philipp v. Federal Republic of Germany Judge Kollar-Kotelly
03/30/2017EIG Energy Fund v. Petroleo Brasileiro SA Judge Metha
03/25/2017Crystallex International Corporation v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Judge Contreras
03/22/2017Miango v. Democratic Republic of Congo Judge Berman Jackson
03/21/2017SACE S.p.a. v. Republic of Paraguay Judge Brown Jackson
03/01/2017Cohen v. Islamic Republic of Iran Et Al Judge Cooper
02/27/2017Nnaka v. Federal Republic of Nigeria Judge Bates
02/17/2017Continental Transfert Technique Ltd. v. Federal Government of Nigeria Judge Friedman
02/10/2017Salini Costruttori SPA v. Kingdom of Morocco Judge Chutkan
02/06/2017BCB Holdings Ltd. v. Government of Belize Judge Kollar-Kotelly
01/25/2017Schermerhorn v. State of Israel Judge Berman Jackson
01/25/2017Estate of Yonadav Hirshfeld v. Islamic Republic of Iran Judge Kollar-Kotelly
01/09/2017De Sousa v. Embassy of The Republic of Angola Chief Judge Howell
01/09/2017Braun v. Islamic Republic of Iran Et Al Chief Judge Howell
01/05/2017Science Applications International Corporation v. Hellenic Republic Judge Kessler

-- Clemens Kochinke, partner, Berliner Corcoran & Rowe LLP, Washington, DC.