USLawEssentials Law & Language
USLawEssentials Law & Language
Forum Shopping with Johnny Depp

Episode 38

In the latest episode of the USLawEssentials Law & Language podcast, Stephen Horowitz and Daniel Edelson continue their conversation concerning the Johnny Depp & Amber Heard lawsuit and an article discussing why the trial took place in Virginia.

This discussion introduces the legal English term – – forum shopping – –  and some of the factors parties consider when choosing a court. Feel free to get in touch with us to discuss other factors affecting where a litigation will be heard in the United States, including personal jurisdiction, subject matter jurisdiction, and venue rules.

You can find the article on the trial here: