Nigeria Succeeds in Obtaining Third, Successive §1782 Discovery Order to Set Aside USD 6.6 Billion Arbitral Award in England on Fraud Allegations

By Dean Ehrlich, 6 October 2022

In this regard, the Court observed that the Second Circuit has not only vacated that decision but in remanding it to the Court, the Second Circuit expressly noted that “there would be nothing improper about Nigeria’s use of discovery gathered” in aid of the criminal proceedings in the civil proceedings....