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Butler v. Sukhoi Co., No. 08-14523

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By FindLaw Staff on August 20, 2009 4:27 PM

In an action to enforce a default judgment, the denial of defendants' motion to dismiss the complaint is reversed where the district court lacked subject matter jurisdiction because defendants were instrumentalities of the Russian Federation, and thus, entitled to sovereign immunity.

Read Butler v. Sukhoi Co., No. 08-14523

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Filed August 19, 2009

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Opinion by Judge Birch

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