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Unformatted text preview: Callais bring suita Florida state court, a Georgia state court, or a federal court? What factors might influence her decision? Sample Answer: Marya can bring suit in all three courts. The trucking firm did business in Florida, and the accident occurred there. Thus, the state of Florida would have jurisdiction over the defendant. Because the firm was headquartered in Georgia and had its principal place of business in that state, Marya could also sue in a Georgia court. Finally, because the amount in controversy exceeds $75,000, the suit could be brought in federal court on the basis of diversity of citizenship....
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course MGMT 4324 taught by Professor Tim during the Spring '11 term at Andhra University.
- Spring '11
- Business Law