Wednesday, July 30, 2014

International Shoe (and "Stella!")

Nothing from law school relates to practice, right? Well, here's a published opinion today that cites International Shoe Co. v. Washington (1945) 326 U.S. 310-- a name that resonates with anyone who took first year civil procedure! Heck, where's Pennoyer v. Neff, when you need it?
Speaking of International Shoe, did you know that this fellow worked there:
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And while there, he met a co-worker named Stanley Kowalski...

"Personal jurisdiction!!!"