40 Cited authorities

  1. Asahi Metal Indus. Co. Ltd. v. Superior Court, 480 U.S. 102

    480 U.S. 102 (1987)   Cited 4,380 times   36 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, in suit by Taiwanese manufacturer for indemnification against Japanese manufacturer, the assertion by California court of personal jurisdiction over Japanese manufacturer was unreasonable
  2. Int'l Shoe Co. v. Washington

    326 U.S. 310 (1945)   Cited 19,913 times   68 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "[t]he activities which establish its `presence' subject it alike to taxation by the state and to suit to recover the tax"
  3. Shaffer v. Heitner

    433 U.S. 186 (1977)   Cited 2,949 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, once a judgment is validly rendered against a debtor, the judgment creditor may sue to satisfy the debt with property in a state that lacks personal jurisdiction over the judgment debtor
  4. Milliken v. Meyer

    311 U.S. 457 (1940)   Cited 3,189 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the constitutional adequacy of an alternate method of service "is dependent on whether or not the form of substituted service provided for such cases and employed is reasonably calculated to give [the defendant] actual notice of the proceedings and an opportunity to be heard"
  5. Whitaker v. American Telecasting, Inc.

    261 F.3d 196 (2d Cir. 2001)   Cited 724 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that pleading which provided incomplete address information did not allow the defendant to "intelligently ascertain" removability; the defendant was not required to research the missing address of another named defendant to discover removability
  6. Kronisch v. U.S.

    150 F.3d 112 (2d Cir. 1998)   Cited 742 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that plaintiff's "circumstantial evidence" was sufficient to "entitle him to proceed to trial."
  7. Jazini ex rel. Jazini v. Nissan Motor Co.

    148 F.3d 181 (2d Cir. 1998)   Cited 567 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "conclusory non-fact-specific jurisdictional allegations" and "legal conclusion couched as a factual allegation" do not meet the burden of a prima facie showing of jurisdiction
  8. Ball v. Metallurgie Hoboken-Overpelt, S.A

    902 F.2d 194 (2d Cir. 1990)   Cited 697 times
    Holding that plaintiff may defeat a 12(b) motion by pleading, in good faith, legally sufficient allegations of jurisdiction
  9. Bensusan Restaurant Corporation v. King

    126 F.3d 25 (2d Cir. 1997)   Cited 459 times
    Holding that, even if the plaintiff suffered injury in New York, "that does not establish a tortious act in the state of New York within the meaning of § 302"
  10. McGowan v. Smith

    52 N.Y.2d 268 (N.Y. 1981)   Cited 537 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that defendant exporter's visits to New York to conduct general marketing research did not "bear a substantial relationship" to products liability action arising from purchase of defendant's product in New York because "[w]hile these visits certainly may be characterized as `purposeful' . . . the occurrence of these visits serves merely to establish [the defendant exporter's] transitory physical presence within the State."