The United States Supreme Court has held that the law of the franchisor forum state controls where the foreign franchisee has agreed in the contract to be bound by that law and has reached out beyond his state into the forum.
Burger King Corp. v. Rudzewicz, 105 S. Ct. 2174 (1985).
David E. Lamm,
In Personam Jurisdiction - Minimum Contacts - Franchises - Contracts,
Duq. L. Rev.
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