Posts tagged "Expropriation"

United States Supreme Court Hold Foreign Government Taking From Own Citizens Does Not Fall Within Exception To Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act

The Supreme Court of the United States recently held in Federal Republic of Germany v. Philipp that Germany was immune from suit brought by heirs of Jewish art dealers on the grounds that the heirs' claims did not fall within an exception to the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act ("FSIA").

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