Out-of-state companies cannot be sued in Texas merely because they advertise over the Internet, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held Sept. 17.
In a case of first impression, Mink v. AAAA Development, the 5th Circuit articulated a framework for courts in the circuit to use in determining when they can assume jurisdiction over companies with a presence in cyberspace.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]