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Online customer in Hong Kong subject to US personal jurisdiction

By Benjamin Clarke

22 May 2018

A foreign online customer of a bankrupt wine supplier is subject to personal jurisdiction in the United States, according to a fraudulent transfer ruling in a Californian bankruptcy court.

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