First Investment Corp. of the Marshall Islands appeals a district court's decision to deny confirmation of a foreign arbitral award. A court may dismiss a petition to confirm a foreign arbitration award for lack of personal jurisdiction under the United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards. The district court's judgment is affirmed. 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, No. 12-30377, 12-21-2012.
First Investment Corp. of the Marshall Islands v. Fujian Mawei Shipbuilding Ltd.
December 26, 2012