• Vera v. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A.

    Publication Date: 2020-01-06
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | International Law
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Susan Carney
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioners-Appellees Gustavo E. Villoldo and Alfredo Villoldo: Andrew C. Hall, on the brief, Roarke O. Maxwell, Hall, Lamb, Hall & Leto, P.A., Coral Gables, FL.
    for defendant: For Petitioner-Appellee Jeannette Fuller Hausler: Ashley A. LeBlanc, on the brief, James W. Perkins, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, New York, NY; Roberto Martinez, Colson Hicks Edison, P.A., Coral Gables, FL. For Plaintiff-Appellee Aldo Vera, Jr.: Robert A. Swift, Kohn, Swift & Graf, P.C., Philadelphia, PA; Jeffrey E. Glen, Anderson Kill P.C., New York, NY. For Respondent-Appellant Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.: Christopher D. Volpe, Michelle Letourneau-Belock, on the brief, Kenneth A. Caruso, White & Case LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 18-2345-cv

    Court Could Not Enforce Judgments Under FSIA's State-Sponsored Terrorism Exception

  • NRP Holdings LLC v. City of Buffalo

    Publication Date: 2019-02-27
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate | State and Local Government
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Susan Carney
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Plaintiffs‐Appellants: Thomas S. Lane, on the brief, Nelson Perel, Webster Szanyi LLP, Buffalo, NY
    for defendant: For Defendants‐Appellees City of Buffalo, Byron W. Brown, and Demone A. Smith: Daniel J. Brady, on the brief, Michael A. Brady, Hagerty & Brady, Buffalo, NY; For Defendant‐Appellee Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency: Richard T. Sullivan, Harris Beach PLLC, Buffalo, NY; For Defendant‐Appellee Steven M. Casey: Rodney O. Personius, Personius & Melber LLP, Buffalo, NY.

    Case Number: 17-783-cv

    Resolution of Claims Against Developer Affirmed; RICO Claim Barred by Legislative Immunity