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Some Significant Forum Non Conveniens Decisions Since Sinochem

While the long-term practical effect of Sinochem on the American doctrine of forum non conveniens remains to be seen, the Federal Courts of Appeals are beginning to shape the landscape in the first six months since the Court’s decision. The most significant forum non conveniens decision since Sinochem was recently handed-down by the Seventh Circuit. […]


U.S. Supreme Court Decides Sinochem: A “Textbook” Forum Non Conveniens Dismissal May Be Ordered Without First Determining Jurisdiction

The U.S. Supreme Court decided an important dispute involving the jurisdictional rules that apply in U.S. federal courts. In Sinochem Int'l Co., Ltd. v. Malaysia International Shipping Corp., No. 06-102, Justice Ginsburg, writing for a unanimous court, held that "a district court has discretion to respond at once to a defendant’s forum non conveniens plea, and […]