• Supreme Court Rules That the Citizenship of Potential But Unnamed Defendants Cannot Prevent Diversity Removals
  • December 19, 2005
  • Law Firm: Nixon Peabody LLP - New York Office
  • This alert addresses the Supreme Court's recent decision in Lincoln Property Co. v. Roche, which clarifies that the existence of nondiverse entities which could have been, but have not been, named as codefendants does not prevent removal to federal court on the basis of diversity jurisdiction.