29 Cited authorities

  1. Burger King Corp. v. Rudzewicz

    471 U.S. 462 (1985)   Cited 14,889 times   38 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a defendant has "fair warning" if he purposefully directs his activities at residents of the forum and if the litigation results from alleged injuries arising out of or relating to those activities.
  2. Int'l Shoe Co. v. Washington

    326 U.S. 310 (1945)   Cited 20,446 times   69 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. Keeton v. Hustler Magazine, Inc.

    465 U.S. 770 (1984)   Cited 2,635 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that due process demands that courts assess "[e]ach defendant's contacts ... individually"
  4. Manuel v. Convergys Corp.

    430 F.3d 1132 (11th Cir. 2005)   Cited 550 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Affirming district court application of Georgia law to determine enforceability of non-compete agreement despite choice-of-law provision requiring application of Ohio law
  5. Red Wing Shoe Co. v. Hockerson-Halberstadt

    148 F.3d 1355 (Fed. Cir. 1998)   Cited 473 times   19 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a "patentee [does] not subject itself to personal jurisdiction in a forum solely by informing a party who happens to be located there of suspected infringement," as "[grounding personal jurisdiction on such contacts alone would not comport with principles of fairness."
  6. Beverly Hills Fan Co. v. Royal Sovereign Corp.

    21 F.3d 1558 (Fed. Cir. 1994)   Cited 535 times   13 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the forum's interest in discouraging injuries within its territory extends to patent infringement actions
  7. Diamond Crystal Brands v. Food Movers Intern

    593 F.3d 1249 (11th Cir. 2010)   Cited 301 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Finding specific jurisdiction when the non-forum defendant "purposefully engag[ed] in fourteen such transactions in just six months," thus establishing "a substantial and ongoing relationship with a Georgia manufacturer"
  8. Robinson v. Giarmarco Bill, P.C

    74 F.3d 253 (11th Cir. 1996)   Cited 446 times
    Holding that the long-arm statute extends jurisdiction over a defendant who allegedly caused injury in Florida by negligently drafting and reviewing a will outside of Florida
  9. In re Ricoh Corp.

    870 F.2d 570 (11th Cir. 1989)   Cited 395 times
    Holding that contract's venue selection clause shifted burden to party that brought suit in other venue
  10. Trintec Ind. v. Pedre Promo. Prod

    395 F.3d 1275 (Fed. Cir. 2005)   Cited 226 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that tortious injury occurs where the infringing product is sold
  11. Section 1404 - Change of venue

    28 U.S.C. § 1404   Cited 24,508 times   149 Legal Analyses
    Granting Class Plaintiffs' motion to transfer action in order to "facilitate a unified settlement approval process together with the class action cases in" In re Amex ASR
  12. Section 1407 - Multidistrict litigation

    28 U.S.C. § 1407   Cited 6,590 times   84 Legal Analyses
    Authorizing consolidation of pretrial proceedings for related cases filed in multiple federal districts
  13. Section 271 - Infringement of patent

    35 U.S.C. § 271   Cited 5,427 times   966 Legal Analyses
    Holding that testing is a "use"
  14. Section 9-10-91 - Grounds for exercise of personal jurisdiction over nonresident

    Ga. Code § 9-10-91   Cited 469 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Permitting the exercise of Georgia long-arm jurisdiction over a defendant who "[t]ransacts any business within this state"