22 Cited authorities

  1. Burger King Corp. v. Rudzewicz

    471 U.S. 462 (1985)   Cited 14,440 times   37 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. Helicopteros Nacionales de Colom. v. Hall

    466 U.S. 408 (1984)   Cited 8,260 times   23 Legal Analyses
    Holding that “purchases, even if occurring at regular intervals” were insufficient to establish general personal jurisdiction over a nonresident corporation
  3. 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
  4. 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"
  5. Heller Fin., Inc. v. Midwhey Powder Co., Inc.

    883 F.2d 1286 (7th Cir. 1989)   Cited 1,417 times
    Holding that a "forum-selection clause is not dispositive under § 1404"
  6. RAR v. TURNER DIESEL

    107 F.3d 1272 (7th Cir. 1997)   Cited 737 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the fact that defendant would not have been performing the task that subjected him to liability but for his previous contacts with plaintiff in Illinois was a loose causal connection that did not provide the basis for personal jurisdiction
  7. Sawtelle v. Farrell

    70 F.3d 1381 (1st Cir. 1995)   Cited 487 times
    Holding that lawyers' acceptance of an attorney-client relationship with New Hampshire clients was not purposeful availment vis-à-vis New Hampshire
  8. Coastal Steel v. Tilghman Wheelabrator LTD

    709 F.2d 190 (3d Cir. 1983)   Cited 476 times
    Holding that appeals from district court orders, entered prior to the effective date of Northern Pipeline Construction Co. v. Marathon Pipe Line Co., 458 U.S. 50, 102 S.Ct. 2858, 73 L.Ed.2d 598, reviewing interlocutory orders from bankruptcy courts are appealable, inter alia, under § 1291 rather than § 1293
  9. Hugel v. Corp. of Lloyd's

    999 F.2d 206 (7th Cir. 1993)   Cited 263 times
    Holding that corporations owned and controlled by the party signing the contract containing the forum selection clause may be bound by the clause
  10. Heritage House v. Continental Funding

    906 F.2d 276 (7th Cir. 1990)   Cited 168 times
    Holding that where a defendant "knowingly has reached out to corporation and created a continuing relationship or obligation, it is subject to the jurisdiction of Illinois courts"
  11. Section 1391 - Venue generally

    28 U.S.C. § 1391   Cited 22,250 times   187 Legal Analyses
    Finding that venue lies where a "substantial part of the events or omissions giving rise to the claim" occurred