39 Cited authorities

  1. Daimler AG v. Bauman

    571 U.S. 117 (2014)   Cited 4,372 times   206 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 4,146 times   70 Legal Analyses
    Holding "the sales of petitioners' tires sporadically made in North Carolina through intermediaries" insufficient to support general jurisdiction
  3. Atl. Marine Constr. Co. v. U.S. Dist. Court for the W. Dist. of Tex.

    571 U.S. 49 (2013)   Cited 2,848 times   35 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the correct procedural mechanism for enforcement of an FSC specifying a foreign forum is through a motion to dismiss for FNC
  4. Int'l Shoe Co. v. Washington

    326 U.S. 310 (1945)   Cited 20,965 times   77 Legal Analyses
    Holding that states may exercise personal jurisdiction over out-of-state defendants with "certain minimum contacts with [the forum] such that the maintenance of the suit does not offend ‘traditional notions of fair play and substantial justice’ " (quoting Milliken v. Meyer , 311 U.S. 457, 463, 61 S.Ct. 339, 85 L.Ed. 278 (1940) )
  5. O'Connor v. Sandy Lane

    496 F.3d 312 (3d Cir. 2007)   Cited 939 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding a vacation company purposefully contacted Pennsylvania by mailing brochures and calling Pennsylvania residents
  6. Perkins v. Benguet Mining Co.

    342 U.S. 437 (1952)   Cited 1,757 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a Philippine corporation was subject to the general jurisdiction of Ohio because its president—also the general manager and principal stockholder—ran the corporate office from his home in Ohio, handling correspondence, business files, directors' meetings, and major financial matters in the state and through its banks
  7. Remick v. Manfredy

    238 F.3d 248 (3d Cir. 2001)   Cited 658 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding distribution of defamatory letter to "the boxing community" did not support personal jurisdiction where forum state lacked "unique relationship with the boxing industry, as distinguished from the relationship in Calder between California and the motion picture industry"
  8. Gulf Ins. Co. v. Glasbrenner

    417 F.3d 353 (2d Cir. 2005)   Cited 404 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding venue improper unless "significant events or omissions material to the plaintiff's claim . . . occurred in the district in question, even if other material events occurred elsewhere"
  9. Fc Inv. Grp. Lc v. IFX Mkts., Ltd.

    529 F.3d 1087 (D.C. Cir. 2008)   Cited 237 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that allegations that only establish a business relationship between defendants—without demonstrating any further evidence of a conspiracy—failed to establish personal jurisdiction
  10. Sonera Holding B.V. v. Çukurova Holding A.S.

    750 F.3d 221 (2d Cir. 2014)   Cited 197 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding principal company not essentially at home in New York because even if agents' contacts were imputed to the principal company, "they do not shift the company's primary place of business (or place of incorporation) away from Turkey."
  11. 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 287,353 times   812 Legal Analyses
    Granting the court discretion to exclude matters outside the pleadings presented to the court in defense of a motion to dismiss
  12. Section 1391 - Venue generally

    28 U.S.C. § 1391   Cited 23,684 times   188 Legal Analyses
    Finding that venue lies where a "substantial part of the events or omissions giving rise to the claim" occurred
  13. Section 1406 - Cure or waiver of defects

    28 U.S.C. § 1406   Cited 11,651 times   45 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing that transfer is proper to any district or division in which the action could have been brought
  14. Section 13-423 - Personal jurisdiction based upon conduct

    D.C. Code § 13-423   Cited 611 times
    Authorizing jurisdiction over a person, who acts directly or by an agent