Supreme Court Clarifies Specific Jurisdiction and Ends Forum Shopping Spree

Supreme Court Clarifies Specific Jurisdiction and Ends Forum Shopping Spree


The Supreme Court has put an end to a jurisdictional contrivance used by the plaintiffs' bar to shop for a friendly state forum, even if neither the plaintiff, nor the defendant, nor the actionable conduct took place in those states. In last month's Bristol-Myers Squibb Company v.



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