Potential Impact of Alter Ego Doctrine on Specific Jurisdiction

New York Law Journal

Lara A. Flath Judith (Judy) A. Flumenbaum

Partner Lara Flath and associate Judy Flumenbaum discuss a recent New York First Department decision finding personal jurisdiction over foreign companies based on an alter ego theory where the companies were owned 10 years ago by an individual with ties to New York at the time and he continued to exercise control over the companies after selling them.