Unformatted text preview: USSC stated that substituted services (newspaper) was never good enough to establish jurisdiction. To do it right, Neff had to either consent to being sued in Oregon or Neff had to be personally served in Oregon. This protects the sovereignty of both Oregon and California. Plaintiff can sue anywhere. Personal Jurisdiction is a defendant concept. Full Faith and Credit (article 4 of constitution) (when enforcing or executing a judgment). Unless it lacks the personal jurisdiction. In order to subject a defendant to a judgment in personam, if he be not present within the territory of the forum, he have certain minimum contact with it such that the maintenance of the suit does not offend “traditional notions of fair play and substantial justice.” For specific jurisdiction, there must be a nexus between the actions that relate to or arise out of the context it had....
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- Fall '11
- U.S. state, Personal jurisdiction, collateral attack