16 Cited authorities

  1. Daimler AG v. Bauman

    571 U.S. 117 (2014)   Cited 5,587 times   236 Legal Analyses
    Holding that foreign corporations may not be subject to general jurisdiction "whenever they have an in-state subsidiary or affiliate"
  2. Goodyear Dunlop Tires Oper. v. Brown

    564 U.S. 915 (2011)   Cited 5,177 times   86 Legal Analyses
    Holding "the sales of petitioners' tires sporadically made in North Carolina through intermediaries" insufficient to support general jurisdiction
  3. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of Cal.

    137 S. Ct. 1773 (2017)   Cited 2,173 times   135 Legal Analyses
    Holding that unrelated contacts cannot diminish the required showing of an affiliation between the forum and the underlying controversy
  4. Mavrix Photo Inc. v. Brand Techs. Inc.

    647 F.3d 1218 (9th Cir. 2011)   Cited 920 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the defendant expressly aimed the content of "celebrity-gossip.net" at California because the site had a specific focus on the California-centric entertainment industry
  5. Pebble Beach Co. v. Caddy

    453 F.3d 1151 (9th Cir. 2006)   Cited 1,022 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a district court "need not permit even limited discovery" where a "plaintiff's claim of personal jurisdiction appears to be both attenuated and based on bare allegations in the face of specific denials made by the defendants"
  6. Brand v. Menlove Dodge

    796 F.2d 1070 (9th Cir. 1986)   Cited 185 times
    Holding that jurisdiction was not reasonable where a forum state's citizen was not injured by the defective product
  7. Fields v. Sedgwick Associated Risks, Ltd.

    796 F.2d 299 (9th Cir. 1986)   Cited 177 times
    Holding a plaintiff must make a prima facie showing of subject matter jurisdiction in order to maintain his claims
  8. Stewart v. Screen Gems-Emi Music, Inc.

    81 F. Supp. 3d 938 (N.D. Cal. 2015)   Cited 76 times
    Finding three factors—equitable ownership, use of same offices and identical officers and directors—weighed in favor of finding unity of interest but concluding these factors "even when considered together, are not sufficient to support a finding of unity of interest"
  9. Rule 12 - Defenses and Objections: When and How Presented; Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings; Consolidating Motions; Waiving Defenses; Pretrial Hearing

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 12   Cited 344,481 times   920 Legal Analyses
    Granting the court discretion to exclude matters outside the pleadings presented to the court in defense of a motion to dismiss
  10. Rule 4 - Summons

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 4   Cited 68,513 times   121 Legal Analyses
    Holding that if defendant is not served within 90 days after the complaint is filed, the court—on a motion, or on its own following notice to the plaintiff—must dismiss the action without prejudice against that defendant or order that service be made by a certain time
  11. Section 17200 - Unfair competition defined

    Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code § 17200   Cited 17,790 times   315 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting unlawful business practices
  12. Section Amendment XIV - Rights Guaranteed: Privileges and Immunities of Citizenship, Due Process, and Equal Protection

    U.S. Const. amend. XIV   Cited 11,388 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting deprivations by “State”
  13. Section 815 ILCS 505/1

    815 ILCS 505/1   Cited 2,166 times   14 Legal Analyses
    Defining "consumer" as "any person who purchases or contracts for the purchase of merchandise not for resale in the ordinary course of his trade or business but for his use or that of a member of his household"
  14. Section 410.10 - Generally

    Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 410.10   Cited 1,318 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Allowing for jurisdiction over non-residents coextensive with due process requirements
  15. Section 501.201 - Short title

    Fla. Stat. § 501.201   Cited 971 times   8 Legal Analyses

    This part shall be known and may be cited as the "Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act." Fla. Stat. § 501.201 s. 1, ch. 73-124.

  16. Section 201 - Unconstitutional

    73 Pa. Stat. § 201   Cited 74 times   4 Legal Analyses

    73 P.S. § 201