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Origins of diversity jurisdiction, the rise of legal positivism, and a brave new world for Erie and Klaxon
The conventional explanation for the inclusion the grant of diversity jurisdiction (i.e., federal court jurisdiction in cases between citizens of different states) in the Constitution and the first Judiciary Act is that ...
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
Death of the constituional law of personal jurisdiction: From Pennoyer to Burnham and back again
In 1990, in Burnham v. Superior Court, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the traditional rule that a civil defendant could be subjected to personal jurisdiction in a state simply by being physically served with the summons ...
Cases and problems on civil procedure: Basic and advanced
(F.B. Rothman, 1997)
(Foundation Press, 1994)
(F.B. Rothman, 1991)