• Discovery On Behalf Of Foreign Tribunals Does Not Encompass Arbitrations
  • December 12, 2009 | Author: Howard S. Suskin
  • Law Firm: Jenner & Block LLP - Chicago Office
  • The Southern District of Texas has held that 28 U.S.C. ยง 1782, which authorizes a district court to order persons residing in the district to give discovery "for use in a proceeding in a foreign or international tribunal," does not encompass private, international arbitration proceedings.