Federal Jurisdiction

Date

1988

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

A survey of contemporary Fifth Circuit decisions concerning federal jurisdiction issues. Topics are subdivided into the following broad categories: personal jurisdiction, the Article III “case or controversy” requirement, Section 1331 “arising under” jurisdiction, civil rights claims, pendent jurisdiction, abstention, federal contract and torts claims, diversity jurisdiction, admiralty, removal, and appellate jurisdiction.

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Keywords

Fifth Circuit, Personal jurisdiction, Appellate jurisdiction, Pendent jurisdiction, Abstention, Diversity jurisdiction, Admiralty

Citation

19 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 603