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    • 1: Personal Jurisdiction and Venue original
    • 1.1: Territorial Jurisdiction original
    • 1.1.1: Pennoyer v. Neff original
    • 1.2: Modern Framework original
    • 1.2.1: International Shoe Co. v. Washington original
    • 1.2.2: Milliken v. Meyer original
    • 1.2.3: McGee v. International Life Ins. Co. original
    • 1.2.4: Hanson v. Denckla original
    • 1.2.5: Harris v. Balk original
    • 1.2.6: Shaffer v. Heitner original
    • 1.3: Specific Jurisdiction original
    • 1.3.1: World-Wide Volkswagen Corp. v. Woodson original
    • 1.3.2: Kulko v. Superior Court original
    • 1.3.3: Keeton v. Hustler Magazine, Inc. original
    • 1.3.4: Burger King Corp. v. Rudzewicz original
    • 1.3.5: Asahi Metal Industry Co. v. Superior Court of Cal. Solano Cty. original
    • 1.3.6: J. McIntyre Machinery, Ltd. v. Nicastro original
    • 1.4: General Jurisdiction original
    • 1.4.1: Perkins v. Benguet Consolidated Mining Co. original
    • 1.4.2: Helicopteros Nacionales de Colombia, S. A. v. Hall original
    • 1.4.3: Coastal Video Communications, Corp. v. Staywell Corp. original
    • 1.4.4: Daimler AG v. Bauman original
    • 1.5: Presence, Consent, Notice original
    • 1.5.1: Burnham v. Superior Court of Cal. County of Marin original
    • 1.5.2: Insurance Corp. of Ireland v. Compagnie des Bauxites de Guinee original
    • 1.5.3: The Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. original
    • 1.5.4: Carnival Cruise Lines Inc. v. Shute original
    • 1.5.5: Mullane v. Central Hanover Bank & Trust Co. original
    • 1.6: Venue original
    • 1.6.2: Piper Aircraft Co. v. Reyno original
    • 2: Subject Matter Jurisdiction original
    • 2.1: Federal Question Jurisdiction original
    • 2.1.3: Louisville & Nashville R. Co. v. Mottley original
    • 2.1.4: Smith v. Kansas City Title & Trust Co. original
    • 2.2: Diversity Jurisdiction original
    • 2.2.2: Mas v. Perry original
    • 2.3: Supplemental Jurisdiction original
    • 2.3.1: United Mine Workers v. Gibbs original
    • 2.3.2: Owen Equipment & Erection Co. v. Kroger original
    • 2.3.4: Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Allapattah Services Inc. original
    • 2.4: Removal original
    • 2.4.4: Caterpillar Inc. v. Lewis original
    • 3: Joinder original
    • 3.1: Joinder of Claims original
    • 3.1.4: Plant v. Blazer Financial Services, Inc. original
    • 3.2: Joinder of Parties original
    • 3.2.3: Mosley v. General Motors Corp. original
    • 3.2.5: Price v. CTB, Inc. original
    • 3.2.6: Watergate Landmark Condominium Unit Owners’ Ass’n v. Wiss, Janey, Elstner Associates, Inc. original
    • 3.3: Compulsory Joinder and Intervention original
    • 3.3.2: Helzberg’s Diamond Shops, Inc. v. Valley West Des Moines Shopping Center, Inc. original
    • 3.3.4: Atlantis Development Corp. v. United States original
    • 3.4: Class Actions original
    • 3.4.2: Ortiz v. Fibreboard Corp. original
    • 4: Pleading original
    • 4.1: The Complaint original
    • 4.1.2: Jones Complaint original
    • 4.2: Notice Pleading original
    • 4.2.1: Conley v. Gibson original
    • 4.2.2: Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly original
    • 4.2.3: Ashcroft v. Iqbal original
    • 4.2.5: Stradford v. Zurich Ins. Co. original
    • 4.3: Responding to the Complaint original
    • 4.3.1: Gomez v. Toledo original
    • 4.3.2: Jones Answer original
    • 4.3.4: Jones Memorandum In Support of Motion to Set Briefing Schedules original
    • 4.3.5: Jones Memorandum in Opposition to Motion to Set Briefing Schedules original
    • 4.3.6: Jones v. Clinton original
    • 4.3.7: Memorandum In Support Of President Clinton’s Motion For Judgment On The Pleadings and Dismissal of The Complaint original
    • 4.3.8: Plaintiff’s Memorandum In Opposition To The Motion Of Defendant William Jefferson Clinton For Judgment On The Pleadings original
    • 4.3.9: Jones v. Clinton original
    • 5: Discovery original
    • 5.1: Scope original
    • 5.1.2: Kelly v. Nationwide Mutual Insurance original
    • 5.2: Mechanics original
    • 5.3: Special Problems original
    • 5.3.1: Hickman v. Taylor original
    • 6: Ascertaining the Law original
    • 6.1: Erie Doctrine original
    • 6.1.1: Swift v. Tyson original
    • 6.1.2: Erie Railroad Co. v. Tompkins original
    • 6.1.3: Guaranty Trust Co. v. York original
    • 6.1.4: Ragan v. Merchants Transfer & WareHouse Co. original
    • 6.1.5: Byrd v. Blue Ridge Rural Elec. Cooperative Inc. original
    • 6.1.6: Hanna v. Plumer original
    • 6.1.7: Walker v. Armco Steel Corp. original
    • 6.2: Choice of Law original
    • 6.2.1: Van Dusen v. Barrack original
    • 6.2.2: Ferens v. John Deere Co. original
    • 7: Trial original
    • 7.1: Summary Judgment original
    • 7.1.2: Lundeen v. Cordner original
    • 7.1.3: Cross v. United States original
    • 7.1.4: Adickes v. S.H. Kress & Co. original
    • 7.1.5: Celotex Corp. v. Catrett original
    • 7.2: Judgment as a Matter of Law original
    • 7.2.2: Galloway v. United States original
    • 7.2.3: Denman v. Spain original
    • 7.3: Right to a Jury original
    • 7.3.2: Beacon Theatres, Inc. v. Westover original
    • 7.3.3: Curtis v. Loether original
    • 8: Preclusion original
    • 8.1: Claim Preclusion original
    • 8.1.1: Rush v. City of Maple Heights original
    • 8.1.2: Federated Department Stores, Inc. v. Moitie original
    • 8.2: Issue Preclusion original
    • 8.2.1: Cromwell v. County of Sac original
    • 8.2.2: Russell v. Place original
    • 8.2.4: Rios v. Davis original
    • 8.3: Privity and Mutuality original
    • 8.3.1: Bernhard v. Bank of America original
    • 8.3.2: Parklane Hosiery Co. v. Shore original