Domestic Service on Foreign Corporation's Local Attorneys Deemed Proper Under Hague Convention And New York Law

On July 23, 2010, Judge Bernard J. Fried granted a petition for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction in aid of arbitration. Invar International, Inc. v. Zorlu Enerji Elektrik Uretim Anonim Sirketi, Index No. 650628/2010 (Sup Ct, N.Y. County July 23, 2010). At issue was whether the petitioners’ service of process on foreign respondent’s U.S. attorneys violated the Hague Convention on Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters (the “Hague Convention”).

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