International Law Keyed to Damrosche
Chuidian v. Philippine National Bank
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After President Marcos was overthrown in Philippine and the establishment of an executive agency by the Philippine government, Daza (D) was a member of the agency. The suit Chuidian (P) filed against Daza (D) was based on the instruction Daza (D) gave to the Bank not to honor payment on a letter of credit issued to Chuidian (P) during Marcos regime. Daza (D) however claimed sovereign immunity under the FSIA.
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