Tenn. Businessman Seeks To Exit Pension Theft Suit In Pa.

Law360 (August 13, 2018, 7:49 PM EDT) -- A Tennessee businessman argued Monday that a Pennsylvania federal court has no jurisdiction over him and should dismiss him from a case that alleges one of his business partners illegally drained millions from a central Pennsylvania company's pension plan.

R. Trent Curry filed a motion seeking his dismissal from the case brought by Snow Shoe Refractories LLC against his partner John Jumper and several other co-defendants, asserting that as a resident of Memphis with no business or relationship to Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of the state can't assert any personal jurisdiction over him.

"Defendant Curry is...

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October 20, 2016

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