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Posted: March 9, 2021

Travelling to New York for Preliminary Negotiations Insufficient Basis for Personal Jurisdiction

On February 25, 2021, the First Department issued a decision in USA Sevens LLC v. World Rugby Ltd., 2021 NY Slip Op. 01223, holding that travelling to New York for preliminary negotiations was an insufficient basis for asserting personal jurisdiction in New York, explaining: Plaintiffs’ contention that World Rugby is subject to jurisdiction pursuant to... Read more »