Forum non conviens: HB 1603 (2009).
Allows the court to move a case which should be
Allows the court to move a case which should be more properly heard somewhere else in the state, thus restricting “forum shopping.” Held unconstitutional by the Oklahoma Supreme Court in Douglas v. Cox Retirement Properties, June 2013.
This op-ed was originally published by Agri-Pulse. Mass tort litigation has become a multi-billion-dollar industry for trial lawyers over the past several decades as they’ve targeted everything from tobacco and […]
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