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An attorney for a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary being sued over its pelvic mesh products told the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday that recent case law from the U.S. Supreme Court makes clear that Pennsylvania courts have no business handling lawsuits from out-of-state plaintiffs when neither the defendant nor the conduct underlying the claims are connected to the state, which has been a jurisdiction of choice for plaintiffs.

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Max Mitchell

Max Mitchell is a reporter with The Legal Intelligencer, focusing on litigation in Pennsylvania with a specific emphasis on Philadelphia courts. Follow him on Twitter @MMitchellTLI. His email is mmitchell@alm.com.

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