AAR INT'L, INC. v. NIMELIAS ENTER. S.A., 00-2737
Where federal claims are distinct from and independent of other claims brought in a foreign forum, and the foreign action is therefore unlikely to dispose of them, the federal and foreign actions are not parallel and abstention by the federal court is improper.
- Argued 12/07/2000
- Decided 04/27/2001
- Published 04/27/2001
- BAUER, Circuit Judge., Before BAUER, MANION, and ROVNER, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Richard M. Franklin (Argued), Baker & McKenzie, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Konstantinos Armiros (Argued), Levenfeld, Eisenberg, Janger, Glassberg & Samothy, Chicago, IL, for Defendants-Appellees.