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McKesson Corporation, Incorporated and ors v Iran, Appellate court judgment, Docket No 10-7174, ILDC 2288 (US 2012), 672 F3d 1066 (DC Cir 2012), 28th February 2012, United States; District of Columbia; Court of Appeals [DC App]

Whether the act of state doctrine applied to the actions of a state in freezing out a foreign minority stockholder’s interest in a domestic corporation by acting as the majority stockholder.

Whether the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act established a cause of action against a foreign state for expropriation in violation of customary international law.

Whether a state was liable for its actions under the Treaty of Amity beween Iran and the United States, as construed under domestic law.

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