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Unformatted text preview: o 1. Exclusive Federal jurisdic²on suits between states federal criminal prosecu²on mari²me, bankruptcy, an²trust, patents, and a few others. o 2. Federal Ques²on Federal Law Passed by congress Based on the cons²tu²on Final authority on State Law is the State o 3. Diversity Jurisdic²on amount in controversy $75,000 Complete diversity No common ci²zenship between defendants and plain²´s Personal Jurisdic±on o How to get personal jurisdic²on: Service of Process Domicile in the state Consent Long-arm statute BK v. Rudzewicz o Long-arm statute. “Minimum Contacts” o have to have minimum contacts...
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- Fall '08
- Law, Supreme Court of the United States, Subject-matter jurisdiction, Personal jurisdiction