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Proyecto Alimente et al v. The Coca-Cola Company: Discovery Application

January 08, 2020 - Application by Proyecto Alimente and Alejandro Calvillo Unna, collectively described as "a consumer rights organization and a sociologist/consumer based in Mexico City", to take discovery from The Coca-Cola Company for use in legal proceedings in Mexico against the Mexican Government, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

Forfaiting Trading (Bermuda) Ltd. v. Setien Midstream LLC et al: Complaint

January 02, 2020 - Complaint in Forfaiting Trading (Bermuda) Limited, of Bermuda v. Setien Midstream LLC, domiciled in Delaware, based in New York, and Grupo Seiten, SA de CV, of Mexico, at the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of New York.

SEC v. Steve Bajic et al: Complaint

January 02, 2020 - Complaint alleging securities fraud in U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission v. Steve M. Bajic, described as a dual citizen of Canada and Croatia; Rajesh Taneja, described as a citizen of Canada residing in Vietnam; Norfolk Heights Ltd., described as "a Seychelles company owned by a dual Mexican and Canadian citizen"; Fountain Drive Ltd., Island Fortune Global Ltd., Crystalmount Ltd., and Wisdom Chain Ltd., each described as "a Seychelles corporation with a registered address in Hong Kong"; SSID Ltd., of Hong Kong; Sure Mighty Ltd., described as "a Seychelles corporation owned by a Japanese citizen"; Tamarind Investments Inc., described as "an Anguillan corporation with registered addresses in Hong Kong and Thailand"; Kenneth Ciapala, described as "a citizen of Switzerland and the United Kingdom"; Anthony Killarney, described as "a citizen of the United Kingdom, a resident of Switzerland"; Blacklight SA, of Switzerland; Christopher Lee McKnight, of Canada, and Aaron Dale Wise, of Florida, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

LAM Global Management Ltd. I v. IIG Structured Trade Finance Fund Ltd.: Winding Up Petition

December 04, 2019 - Winding Up Petition in LAM Global Management Ltd. I v. IIG Structured Trade Finance Fund Ltd. at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands.

Bermuda crypto firm Arbitrade's '$14B gold bullion provider' sued again

October 08, 2019 - Ras Al Khaimah-domiciled SION Trading FZE and Utah-domiciled Scotia International of Nevada Inc., which participated in an apparent pump-and-dump cryptocurrency fraud by Bermuda-domiciled Arbitrade Ltd., are being sued in the US for allegedly failing to pay for gold and silver that underpinned the scheme.

Caterpillar Financial Services Corp. v. M/V La Guerca: Complaint

October 04, 2019 - Complaint in Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation, of Nashville, Tennessee v. M/V La Guerca, described as "a private pleasure yacht" registered in the British Virgin Islands, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Deutsche Bank Cayman et al v. Accendo Banco SA: Petition

September 18, 2019 - Petition for Injunctive Relief In Aid of Arbitration in Deutsche Mexico Holdings Sarl, of Luxembourg; Süddeutsche Vermogensverwaltung GmbH, of Germany,  and Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Cayman Islands Branch, c/o Cainvest Bank and Trust Limited, of the Cayman Islands v. Accendo Banco SA, formerly known as InvestaBank SA, of Mexico, at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Maxcom USA Telecom Inc.: Chapter 11 Petition

August 19, 2019 - Chapter 11 Petition by Maxcom USA Telecom Inc., of White Plains, NY, and Maxcom Telecomunicaciones, S.A.B. de C.V., of Mexico, at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Don David Gold Mexico SA de CV v. SION Trading FZE et al: Complaint

August 08, 2019 - Complaint for alleged breach of contract in Don David Gold Mexico SA de CV, of Mexico, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gold Resource Corporation, whose shares are listed on the NYSE American exchange v. SION Trading FZE, of Ras Al Khaimah, in the United Arab Emirates, and Scotia International of Nevada Inc., of Utah, at the Third Judicial District Court for the County of Salt Lake, State of Utah.

Vision en Analisis y Estrategia SA de CV et al v. Christopher Erwin et al: Writ of Summons

July 12, 2019 - Concurrent Specially Indorsed Writ of Summons in Vision en Analisis y Estrategia SA de CV and Capitaliza-T Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada de Capital Variable, both of Mexico v. Christopher Ronald Erwin, of Irvine, California; Emerging Manager Platform Ltd., (a segregated accounts company sued in the name of Laureola Investment Fund account), c/o Apex Fund Services (Bermuda) Ltd., and Laureola Advisors Inc., c/o Coverdale Trust Services Limited, of the British Virgin Islands, at Bermuda Supreme Court.

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