By Melissa Angell (September 20, 2021, 8:04 PM EDT) — The Sixth Circuit on Monday revived Legacy Hemp LLC’s contract swimsuit accusing Canadian hemp firm Terramax Holdings Corp. of breaching their seven-year hemp seed distribution contract, discovering Legacy had demonstrated Terramax had adequate ties to Kentucky to be sued there.
In a nine-page opinion, a three-judge panel discovered a decrease court docket bought it unsuitable when it dismissed Legacy’s lawsuit as a result of it didn’t meet the private jurisdiction necessities beneath Kentucky’s long-arm statute. The state statute grants jurisdiction over out-of-state residents in sure circumstances.
The panel identified that the decrease court docket itself discovered Terramax’s conduct falls beneath the statute for the reason that…
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