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May 23, 2022

Welcome back to the Law School Toolbox podcast! In today's "Listen and Learn" episode, we look at the various ways of establishing whether a court has jurisdiction over the parties in a lawsuit.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Establishing personal jurisdiction through traditional bases
  • The difference between "domicile" and "presence"
  • Long-arm statutes and ties to the forum state
  • The two parts of the constitutional analysis
  • General jurisdiction and specific jurisdiction
  • Analyzing two hypos from previous California bar exams
  • Structuring an answer to a personal jurisdiction question


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