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Chapter 4 M/C Law Moby, a resident of New Jersey, has an accident with Ogden, a resident of New York, while driving through that state. Ogden files a suit against Moby in New York. Regarding Moby, New York has a. federal question jurisdiction. b. in personam jurisdiction. c. in rem jurisdiction. d. no jurisdiction. b. in personam jurisdiction. Hua, a resident of Illinois, owns a warehouse in Indiana. A dispute arises over the ownership of the warehouse with Jac, a resident of Kentucky. Jac files a suit against Hua in Indiana. Regarding this suit, Indiana has a. federal question jurisdiction. b. in personam jurisdiction. c. in rem jurisdiction. d. no jurisdiction. c. in rem jurisdiction. Marbled Granite Company files a suit against Natural Stone, Inc., in a Colorado court with general jurisdiction. In a Delaware court with limited jurisdiction, E-Sales Corporation files a suit against First State Bank. The difference between general and limited jurisdiction is a. the subject matter of the cases that the courts can decide. b. whether a case is being heard for the first time. c. whether a suit is filed against a single individual or many people. d. whether a suit is filed by a citizen or by a business. a. the subject matter of the cases that the courts can decide. Sam, a citizen of Tennessee, files a suit in a Tennessee state court against United Sales Corporation, a Wyoming company that does business in Tennessee. The court has original jurisdiction, which means that a. the case is being heard for the first time. b. the court does not have concurrent jurisdiction. c. the court has standing. d. the court has venue.a. the case is being heard for the first time. Sam, a citizen of New Mexico, wants to file a suit against Tanya, a citizen of Texas. Their diversity of citizenship may be a basis for a. any court to exercise in rem jurisdiction. b. a federal district court to exercise original jurisdiction. c. a U.S. court of appeals to exercise appellate jurisdiction. d. the United States Supreme Court to issue a writ of certiorari. b. a federal district court to exercise original jurisdiction. Jo files a suit against Lara in a Missouri state court. Lara's only connection to Missouri is an ad on the Web originating in Nebraska. For Missouri to exercise jurisdiction, the issue is whether Lara, through her ad, has a. a commercial cyber presence in Missouri. b. conducted substantial business with Missouri residents. c. general maximum contact with Missouri. d. solicited virtual business in Missouri. b. conducted substantial business with Missouri residents. Lora files a suit in Michigan against Ned over the ownership of a boat docked in a Michigan harbor. Lora and Ned are residents of Ohio. Ned could ask for a change of venue on the ground that Ohio a. has a sufficient stake in the matter.... View Full Document

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