Docket No.: 02-1689 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Oct 14 2003
Argued: March 3, 2004
Decided: May 17, 2004
28 U.S.C. 1332, Judicial Power, Jurisdiction of Federal Courts, Article I, Civil Procedure, Internal Revenue Code
PartyNames: Grupo Dataflux v. Atlas Global Group, L.P., et al.
Petitioner: Grupo Dataflux
Respondent: Atlas Global Group, L.P., et al.
Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Citation: CA 5, 312 F.3d 168. QUESTIONS PRESENTED: I. Did the court of appeals err by creating a new exception to thelongstanding rule that diversity jurisdiction must be determined based on a party's citizenship and circumstances as they existed at the time suit wasfiled?
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