For the Win: Collecting on Foreign Money Judgments
Webinar: 1 CCS Credit
The purpose of litigation is to be made whole, to be compensated for a wrong. But what happens if you win a court case in a foreign country and have to collect on it in the U.S.? This webinar will review the laws applicable to such enforcement and how to use them to recover what you’re owed.
- selecting the appropriate U.S. jurisdiction(s) for enforcement of a foreign country money judgment
- identifying the applicable law, including which states have not passed the Uniform Foreign Money Judgments Recognition Act or the Uniform Foreign Country Money Judgments Recognition Act
- possible grounds for a court to refuse enforcement of a foreign country money judgment
- the procedure for enforcing of a foreign country money judgment under the UFMJRA and the UFCMJRA
TIFFANY N. COMPRÉS is a Member of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the Miami office. She is uniquely qualified to help people and companies buy and sell goods across borders and resolve international disputes. Although her primary area of expertise is the international fresh produce industry, she often takes cases in other sectors in which commercial international law is involved. She is fluent in Spanish and French and conversant in Italian.