Daily Archives: Friday, April 5, 2019

Posted: April 5, 2019

Defendant Waived Defense of Lack of Jurisdiction By Engaging in Significant Activity in the Action

On March 27, 2019, the Second Department issued a decision in HSBC Bank USA, N.A. v. Taub, 2019 NY Slip Op. 02319, holding that a defendant waived his personal jurisdiction defense by engaging in significant activity in a lawsuit, explaining: A defendant may waive the issue of lack of personal jurisdiction by appearing in an action,... Read more »