14 Cited authorities

  1. Societe Nat. Ind. Aero. v. U.S. Dist. Court

    482 U.S. 522 (1987)   Cited 593 times   30 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "the Hague Convention did not deprive the District Court of the jurisdiction it would otherwise possess to order a foreign national party before it to produce evidence physically located within a signatory nation"
  2. Purdue Research v. Sanofi-Synthelabo, S.A

    338 F.3d 773 (7th Cir. 2003)   Cited 1,160 times
    Holding that stream-of-commerce theory "is relevant only to the exercise of specific jurisdiction; it provides no basis for exercising general jurisdiction over a nonresident defendant"
  3. uBID, Inc. v. Godaddy Grp., Inc.

    623 F.3d 421 (7th Cir. 2010)   Cited 417 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "GoDaddy purposefully availed itself of the Illinois market for its services through its deliberate and continuous exploitation of that market"
  4. Cent. States v. Reimer Express World Corp.

    230 F.3d 934 (7th Cir. 2000)   Cited 491 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, "[a]t a minimum, the plaintiff must establish a colorable or prima facie showing of personal jurisdiction before discovery should be permitted"
  5. Yancick v. Hanna Steel Corp.

    653 F.3d 532 (7th Cir. 2011)   Cited 302 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding no discrimination where coworker's hostile and aggressive attitude was not linked to racial animus
  6. BE2 LLC v. Ivanov

    642 F.3d 555 (7th Cir. 2011)   Cited 227 times
    Holding that out-of-state dating website operator was not subject to jurisdiction in Illinois where "the 20 Chicagoans who created free profiles on [the defendant's website] may have done so unilaterally by stumbling across the website ...."
  7. Central States Pension v. Phencorp Reinsur

    440 F.3d 870 (7th Cir. 2006)   Cited 167 times
    Holding that prima facie case for personal jurisdiction is necessary before allowing discovery regarding the issue
  8. First Nat'l Bank v. El Camino Res., Ltd.

    447 F. Supp. 2d 902 (N.D. Ill. 2006)   Cited 119 times
    Noting that "[m]ore weight is afforded non-party witnesses"
  9. Euromarket Designs, Inc. v. Crate Barrel Limited

    96 F. Supp. 2d 824 (N.D. Ill. 2000)   Cited 103 times
    Finding that general jurisdiction was inappropriate where Illinois resident purchased goods from defendant's interactive website and had them sent to Illinois
  10. Geiger v. Allen

    850 F.2d 330 (7th Cir. 1988)   Cited 124 times
    Holding that good cause is established when defendant evades service
  11. Rule 6 - Computing and Extending Time; Time for Motion Papers

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 6   Cited 48,869 times   24 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "if the last day [of a period] is a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, the period continues to run until the end of the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday."