• Supreme Court Opens New Door for Early Escape from United States Lawsuits
  • March 26, 2007 | Authors: Layne E. Kruse; Edward B. Adams
  • Law Firm: Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Houston Office
  • Foreign companies facing litigation in the United States often complain about lengthy procedural maneuvers needed to get out of the United States, even when the dispute has little, if any, relationship to the United States. This week the Supreme Court helped reduce this problem. See Sinochem International Co. v. Malaysia International Shipping Corp., 2007 U.S. LEXIS 2828 (March 5, 2007) (No. 06-102).