JoshCast: Lecture on Federal Question Jurisdiction and Supplemental Jurisdictionexclusive

January 29th, 2010

In this lecture we cover:

  • Exclusive jurisdiction (14:00), with a fun discussion of the  constitutionality of exclusive jurisdiction at 17:00
  • Mottley and the well-pleaded complaint rule (17:00))
  • Advisory opinions, and make a timely Alito, J. joke at 52:10
  • the constitutionality of advisory opinions at 56:00
  • the meaning of “arising under” for purposes of federal questions with a focus on American Well Works, Smith, Merrell Dow, and Grabel v. Darue.
  • Pendent Jurisdiction & Gibbs
  • Finley, Supplemental Jurisdiction and 28 U.S.C. 1367

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