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It typically is a rather straightforward matter when an insurance company pleads diversity jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. § 1332. In some instances, however, the question of a defendant’s citizenship can be complicated – or even unknown. A recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit suggests how an insurer can plead diversity when it cannot reasonably ascertain the facts supporting jurisdiction.

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