Michael Kim

    Benjamin Steinmetz v. Vale SA et al: Discovery Application (England)

    Application by Benjamin Steinmetz, of Israel, described as an "adviser" to BSG Resources Limited, "a Guernsey-based international mining and natural resources company", to take discovery from Vale SA, described as a Brazil company that is "one of the largest mining companies in the world"; Vale Americas Inc., Rio Tinto Plc, and Rio Tinto Limited for use in legal proceedings in the United Kingdom involving Vale S.A., of Brazil; Vale Holdings B.V., of the Netherlands, and Vale International S.A., of Switzerland, filed at the U. S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

    Robert Kidd v. John Reynolds et al: Discovery Application

    Application by Robert Gordon Kidd to take discovery from John Thomas Reynolds and Mark McCall for use in "a proceeding pending before Scotland's Court of Session" in which Kidd is "asserting fraud-based claims" and claiming damages of "in excess of $210 million" against Lime Rock Management LLP, of Scotland; Lime Rock Management LP, of Delaware; Lime Rock Partners V, LP, of the Cayman Islands; Hamish Hector Lawrence Ross, of Scotland; Jason Smith, of Scotland; Ledingham Chalmers LP, of Scotland; Malcolm Laing, of Scotland, and Rodney Alphonsious Magill Hutchison, of Scotland, filed at the U. S. District Court for the District of Connecticut.