Unformatted text preview: Rational: The court of appeals all came up with widely different rules on how to determine a principle place of business. Supreme court set out a rule using the “nerves test” a place where most of the operations and major decisions take place. General a corporate HQ. Even though it doesn’t always give a clear cut line on where the major operations takes place, it does give the appeals a starting point. Holding: Hertz principle place of business was deemed to be New Jersey. They would have a diversity of citizenship claim and could be heard in Federal Court Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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- Fall '11
- Hertz, Supreme Court of the United States, New Jersey, The Hertz Corporation, Hertz car company