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International Disputes

The firm has handled a substantial number of cases involving matters in U.S. courts, including the application of foreign commercial law in the United States, application of the RICO statute, obtaining personal jurisdiction over foreign entities (including obtaining of jurisdiction over persons evading process), and domestication of foreign judgments. The firm has also brought and defended cases by and against foreign companies and individuals to enforce agreements and foreign law for transactions by U.S. companies.

Representative Matters

  • The firm successfully represented one of the named former directors of Banco Latino in an action brought under the RICO statute, in U.S. District Court, by the Government of Venezuela.
  • The firm obtained personal jurisdiction in Florida over a Mexican telecommunications company in an action brought by a U.S. citizen.
  • The firm handled a case by a major Brazilian pharmaceutical company against an international race car driver for breach of a sponsorship agreement, applying Brazilian law in a U.S. court.
  • The firm represented a Brazilian juice manufacturer and bottler against a Florida corporation which had sold it a defective piece of machinery, and refused to provide a refund, as contracted.
Name Title Phone V-Card Email Office
Martin Klimpl Office Managing Shareholder, Czech Republic (+420) 224 900 000
Gary C. Rosen Managing Shareholder 954.985.4133 Ft. Lauderdale