2019

Bluestone Secures Court Victory in $19 Million Sovereign Judgment Enforcement Dispute

December 4, 2019
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Bluestone, a leading asset recovery law firm serving clients around the globe, secured a court victory on behalf of a leading data technology firm doing work for an Ecuadorian state-owned telecommunications provider.

In the matter, the plaintiff entered a $19.1 million foreign judgment in a Miami […]

Gabe Bluestone Discusses Discovery and Evidentiary Issues at Asset Recovery America Conference

September 24, 2019
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On September 19th, Partner Gabe Bluestone presented on a panel at KNect’s Asset Recovery America conference in New York. The panel, “Liar, liar – the courts’ approach to evidence in civil, US and common law systems,” discussed and debated witness evidence in four international jurisdictions, including how it […]

Does “Good Faith” Matter to the Fourth Circuit? Constructive Fraudulent Conveyances Under the UFCA

September 16, 2019
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This article by Gabe Bluestone was originally published in Business Law Today on August 22, 2019. The original can be viewed here.

The law’s definition of “good faith” is often amorphous, fact specific, and difficult to spell out. No doubt, courts and factfinders have grappled with it […]

Enforcing Foreign Judgments in New York: Are NY Courts Still Favorable to Foreign Money Judgment Holders?

May 16, 2019
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This article was originally published in the April 2019 issue of Asset Recovery Magazine, KNect365. The original can be viewed here.

Having a foreign money judgment recognized and enforced has always been a fairly straightforward task for judgment creditors in New York. However, New York’s First Department […]

Gabe Bluestone Named Executive Editor of International Law Practicum

February 6, 2019
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Gabe Bluestone was recently named Executive Editor of the International Law Practicum. The International Law Practicum is a semi-annual publication of the International Section of the New York State Bar Association and features peer-written, substantive articles relating to the practical needs of attorneys in an international […]

Reverse-Veil Piercing in the United States: An Emerging Cause of Action Gains Steam

January 17, 2019
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This article was originally published in the December 2018 issue of Asset Recovery Magazine, KNect365. The original can be viewed here. 

Reverse-veil piercing claims—holding a company liable for an individual’s actions if recognizing the corporate form would cause fraud or similar injustice—have gained steam […]