Can Jurisdiction Over Infringers Be Manufactured?

, New York Law Journal


Paul I. Perlman, Cynthia Giganti Ludwig and Melissa N. Subjeck of Hodgson Russ write: It has become common practice for plaintiffs to "manufacture" a sale of an infringing product in their home states before filing a lawsuit against the infringer. But assuming there are no other known contacts or transactions in New York, is the single, manufactured sale sufficient to achieve personal jurisdiction over the infringing non-New York defendant?

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