This report will first outline the arguments relating to proposals to change diversity of citizenship jurisdiction from the perspective of how additional empirical evidence can advance the arguments, and then provide data on lawyers' perceptions of factors that are important in the decision to file in either state or federal court.
Flango, Victor E. Ph.D.
"Attorneys' Perspectives on Choice of Forum in Diversity Cases,"
Akron Law Review: Vol. 25
, Article 2.
Available at: http://ideaexchange.uakron.edu/akronlawreview/vol25/iss1/2