Mallory v. Norfolk Southern Railway Webinar

On Demand

Thursday, July 27, 2023

2:00 - 4:00 PM (ET)
Live Session

Welcome Announcements & Introductions

  • Moderator Instructions

Mallory v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co. (SCOTUS)

  • Consent-by-registration and Pennsylvania's "registration statute"
  • Ruling - Plaintiffs may sue corporations registered to do business in the state, even if the corporation is not headquartered in the state and suit did not arise in the state
  • The impact of Mallory and application to other cases

Lessons from Other Recent Personal Jurisdiction Cases

  • Doucet v. FCA LLC (Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court)
  • Fuld v. PLO & Sokolow v. PLO (U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit)

What's Next for the States? Legislative Activity and Potential Pitfalls

Question and Answer Session