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Daimler AG v. Bauman & The “Too Big for General Jurisdiction” Phenomenon

BY GARRETT NEMEROFF — Recently, in Daimler AG v. Bauman, the U.S. Supreme Court held that DaimlerChrysler AG, a German corporation that manufactures Mercedes-Benz vehicles, could not be sued in California on the basis of its U.S. subsidiary’s (MBUSA) business activities in that state, when the claims asserted were for human rights violations that occurred […]