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Civil Practice – Forum non conveniens – Pre-hearing Discovery – First Impression – Jurisdictional Discovery (access required)

Of the few North Carolina cases deciding forum non conveniens motions under G.S. § 1-75.12, none squarely addresses whether it is appropriate to allow discovery before hearing the motion. The court is persuaded by federal case law, which disfavors such discovery because requiring extensive investigation would defeat the purpose of a motion to stay or ...

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