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Specific Jurisdiction

Definition

Personal jurisdiction over a defendant that is derived from the defendant’s activities in a state, giving the court power to adjudicate claims arising out of those activities; specific jurisdiction only exists if the defendant has sufficient minimum contacts to satisfy due process.

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