Minimum Contacts Test- 2 cases and a Hypo from E&E Book


Here I discuss two of the early cases we go over in class involving personal jurisdiction and the courts beginning to establish some boundaries¬† in the “Minimum Contacts Test.” These cases essentially turn on the defendant’s purposeful availment, or lack there of.

McGee v. International Life Insurance Co., 355 U.S. 220 (1957).

Hanson v. Denckla, 357 U.S. 235 (1958).

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