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Muddy-booted, disingenuous revolution in personal jurisdiction
Although the Supreme Court claims that its six personal jurisdictions in the last seven years have been unremarkable applications of existing law, the Court is dissembling. In fact, the Court has severely constricted ...
Death of the constitutional 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 ...
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 ...
Civil appeals to the Nebraska Supreme Court and the Nebraska Court of Appeals
(Nebraska State Bar Association, 2016)