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US court withdraws contempt order against Israeli law firm in Ampal dispute

By Benjamin Clarke

07 November 2017

US court withdraws contempt order against Israeli law firm in Ampal dispute Tel Aviv, Israel iStock.com/Anna Bryukhanova

A New York bankruptcy court has vacated a contempt order it issued against an Israeli law firm last month, ruling that it lacked personal jurisdiction over the firm under New York’s civil practice regulations.