Debate: Should 28 U.S.C. § 1782 Apply to Private Commercial Arbitration (David Zaslowsky / David Livshiz)

Club Member David Zaslowsky of Baker & McKenzie and David Livshiz of Freshfields conducted a debate on whether 28 U.S.C. § 1782 should apply to private commercial arbitration, pitting the 4th and 6th Circuit positions in favor against the contrary 2nd and 5th Circuit positions.