Delaware Top Court Told Registration Can’t Trigger General Jurisdiction
(November 19, 2015, 1:54 PM EST) -- WILMINGTON, Del. — The U.S. Supreme Court rejects as an “unacceptable grasp” Delaware’s policy of finding general jurisdiction from the simple process of registering to do business in the state, an asbestos defendant told the state’s top court on Nov. 16 (International Paper Co. v. Mary Anne Hudson, No. 508, 2015, Del. Sup.).