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Jurisdiction in civil actions territorial basis and process limitations on jurisdiction of state and federal courts by Robert C. Casad

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Published by Warren, Gorham & Lamont in Boston .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Jurisdiction -- United States.,
  • Civil procedure -- United States.

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Statementby Robert C. Casad.
LC ClassificationsKF8858 .C33 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3189490M
ISBN 100882628917
LC Control Number83060088

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Table of Contents. Forms; Job Aids and Resources; Procedures; Chapter 1: Definitions; Chapter 2: Civil Service Commission powers, public meetings, procedures for adopting and amending the rules, etc. The District Court has exclusive jurisdiction of all civil actions at law wherein the amount in controversy is under $5, The court has concurrent original jurisdiction with the Superior Court of all civil actions at law wherein the amount in controversy exceeds the sum of $5, and does not exceed $10, The monetary jurisdiction of the District Court varies according to the nature of the proceedings. For claims involving the general law, including common law actions, intentional torts and commercial disputes, the jurisdiction of the District Court is $, s 4(1) of the District Court Act The jurisdiction of the District Court to hear and determine motor accident claims and. Statutory Test: Does the complaint allege elements of a federal cause of action, or provide embedded federal question within state law claim? (§) “Well-pleaded complaint:” Has P pleaded elements to state a federal cause of action on the face of his complaint? (Louisville & Nashville R. Co. v. Mottley and American Wellworks Co. v. Layne).