40 Cited authorities

  1. Daimler AG v. Bauman

    571 U.S. 117 (2014)   Cited 3,752 times   191 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 3,547 times   60 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 2,413 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. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of Cal.

    137 S. Ct. 1773 (2017)   Cited 1,376 times   112 Legal Analyses
    Holding that unrelated contacts cannot diminish the required showing of an affiliation between the forum and the underlying controversy
  5. 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"
  6. Perkins v. Benguet Mining Co.

    342 U.S. 437 (1952)   Cited 1,698 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. O'Connor v. Sandy Lane

    496 F.3d 312 (3d Cir. 2007)   Cited 828 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding a vacation company purposefully contacted Pennsylvania by mailing brochures and calling Pennsylvania residents
  8. Remick v. Manfredy

    238 F.3d 248 (3d Cir. 2001)   Cited 611 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"
  9. Gulf Ins. Co. v. Glasbrenner

    417 F.3d 353 (2d Cir. 2005)   Cited 367 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"
  10. Fc Inv. Grp. Lc v. IFX Mkts., Ltd.

    529 F.3d 1087 (D.C. Cir. 2008)   Cited 226 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
  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 270,437 times   785 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 22,490 times   187 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 10,900 times   43 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 592 times
    Allowing for "personal jurisdiction over a person, who acts directly or by an agent"