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First Circuit Upholds Finding of Jurisdiction over the Republic of Ukraine Under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act

The First Circuit has upheld a finding by the Massachusetts federal district court that it may assert jurisdiction over the Republic of Ukraine under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act ("FSIA") where the Republic engaged in activity of a commercial nature that had a direct impact in the United States.