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Tag Archives: Personal Jurisdiction

Civil Practice – Personal Jurisdiction – Foreign Corporation – Door-Closing Statute – Tort/Negligence – Civil Conspiracy – Unfair Trade Practices – Intellectual Property (access required)

Where (1) defendant Lazarus Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is a Barbados corporation, which is not subject to personal jurisdiction in the courts of any state; (2) plaintiffs assert federal-law claims; (3) plaintiffs allege that Lazarus convinced a South Carolina resident to submit ...

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Civil Practice – Personal Jurisdiction – Stream of Commerce – New York Company – Golf Car Motor Controller – Vacation Rental Fire (access required)

Moore v. Club Car, LLC (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-084-17, 19 pp.) (R. Bryan Harwell, J.) 4:16-cv-00581; D.S.C. Holding: Where the parties have participated in discovery and provided the court with deposition testimony, affidavits and business documents, the court could conduct ...

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Civil Practice — Personal Jurisdiction – Investment Fund – Cayman Islands Administrator – Venue – Forum Selection Clause (access required)

Poole v. Transcontinental Fund Administration, Ltd. (Lawyers Weekly No. 002-060-15, 19 pp.) (Bruce Howe Hendricks, J.) 6:12-cv-02943; D.S.C. Holding: Because the Cayman Islands defendant-administrator was involved in drafting the private offering circular – which included provisions plaintiff alleges have been ...

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