Using Contracts to Avoid Problematic Jurisdictions and Unfavorable Law

April 29, 2021


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Join McGuireWoods for a discussion on how companies can avoid judicial quagmires even in the face of the U.S. Supreme Court’s latest narrowing of personal jurisdictional defenses. The webinar will outline how contractual strategies can help defendants choose their venues and restrict their liability.


  • Identifying problematic jurisdictions
  • Why personal jurisdiction defenses are not the answer
  • Why arbitration won’t save you
  • Using other contractual terms to solve the problem of unfavorable jurisdictions

McGuireWoods Speakers

  • Richard C. Beaulieu, Partner
  • Courtney C. Shytle, Partner
  • Maggie A. Bowman, Associate
  • Travis C. Gunn, Associate

For more information contact Cromley James.

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