UNI-TOP Asia Investment Limited v SINOPEC International Petroleum Exploration and Production Corporation - United States District Court for the District of Columbia Case No 1-20-cv-01770-DLF - Memorandum Opinion and Order by Judge Dabney L Fri - 26 January 2022
MEMORANDUM ORDER AND OPINION
In this case, Uni-Top Asia Investment Ltd. (Uni-Top) seeks to confirm a foreign arbitral award that it obtained against Sinopec International Petroleum Exploration and Production Corp. (SIPC). See Pet'r's Pet. to Confirm Arbitral Award ¶¶ 1-2, Dkt. 1. Before this Court is Uni- Top's Motion for Leave to Conduct Jurisdictional Discovery. Dkt. 30. For the following reasons, the Court will both deny the motion in part and order briefing on why the remainder of the case should not be dismissed for improper venue.