Logourl black

Immovable Property Exception


The “immovable property” exception to the general grant of sovereign immunity in the Foreign State Immunities Act of 1976 provides that sovereign immunity from suit in U.S. courts will not exist for foreign States where “rights in immovable property situated in the United States are in issue.”

Related Rules [?]

The related rules section is for members only and includes a compilation of all the rules of law in Quimbee's database relating to this key term.

To access the related rules, please start your free trial or log in.