Removal to Federal Court / Fraudulent Joinder of Party


Journal entry highlighting how petitions contesting the convenience of the Philadelphia forum are routinely summarily denied. The journal explains that a consideration that must not be overlooked is the possibility of removing a case to federal court based on the diversity of citizenship of the parties which can significantly level the playing field for the defense with respect to damages in a civil case in Philadelphia

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