On 18 January 2005, the Opinion and Order of United States District Court Southern District of New York relating to
Burnett v. Al Baraka Inv. & Dev. Corp (02 Civ.1616 and 03 Civ.5738).
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stated that Abdulrahman bin Mahfouz's "motion to dismiss the Burnett complaint as against him for lack of personal jurisdiction is accordingly granted."
On 12 September 2003, attorneys for Khalid bin Mahfouz filed a motion to dismiss the Burnett complaint or in the alternative for more definite statement. This motion has yet to be heard.