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Jones v. Flowers: An essay on a unified theory of procedural due process
Procedural due process has always been seen as having at least three independent strands. One is the jurisdictional or minimum contacts strand. That strand, derived from the Supreme Court's decision in International Shoe ...
Twilight of the minimum contacts test
The minimum contacts test has set the limits on the long-arm jurisdictional reach of U.S. courts since 1945. Although the International Shoe case that ushered in the test is routinely hailed as having created a fairer and ...
Extending Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 4(k)(2): A way to (partially) clean up the personal jurisdiction mess
The Supreme Court’s personal jurisdiction jurisprudence has become increasingly constricted and remains unclear on many crucial questions. However, it appears that the Court will not rethink its basic approach to determining ...
Civil procedure: Cases, text, notes, and problems
(Carolina Academic Press, 2008)
(Foundation Press, 2009)
Constitutional limitations on state-court jurisdiction: A historical-interpretative reexamination of the full faith and credit and due process clauses (Part Two)
This article discusses the original meaning of the due process clause of the fourteenth amendment in order to decide whether the Supreme Court correctly interpreted the traditional rules of international jurisdiction in ...
Constitutional limitations on state-court jurisdiction: A historical-interpretative reexamination of the full faith and credit and due process clauses (Part One)
This article is about the constitutional limitations on state-court jurisdiction. The article discusses the relevant historical materials on the full faith and credit clause up to 1877, which is the year that the Pennoyer ...
Erie and the federal rules: A review and reappraisal after Burlington Northern Railroad v. Woods
This article discusses the implications of the Supreme Court's decision in Burlington Northern Railroad for future conflicts between state law and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The article reviews and critiques the ...
Changes in federal jurisdiction and procedure
(Nebraska Federal Practice Committee, 1992)
This document covers change sin the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the local rules, and Title 18