Civil Practice

'Long-Arm' Should Drag N.J. Employer Into Pa. Court, Lawyer Argues

, The Legal Intelligencer

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The New Jersey-based employer of a man who allegedly caused an auto accident in Pennsylvania should be haled into court as a defendant under the state's "long-arm" jurisdiction because of its "pecuniary interest" in allowing its employee to drive directly home from job sites, the plaintiff's attorney argued before the Supreme Court last week.

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