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Eighth Circuit Contracts Cases 2011 (Part 6)

Two cases decided by the Eighth Circuit in the latter half of 2011, Viasystems and KV Pharmaceutical, serve as a reminder that activities undertaken while negotiating and performing contracts can have a bearing on personal jurisdiction issues if the contracts are litigated. In Viasystems, a corporation based in Missouri sued a foreign supplier for breach […] Read More