Author Archives: Barbara L. Jones

Ford must face trial in Minnesota, court says

The Supreme Court chamber in the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul. (File photo: Kevin Featherly)

What the majority called “targeting Minnesota” to sell cars and what the dissent called “suit-irrelevant” forum contacts meant that the state could exercise specific jurisdiction in a motor vehicle accident/products liability claim against Ford Motor Company, the Supreme Court ruled.

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