Cases & Deals

Potash Corporation wins motion to dismiss

Client(s) Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, Inc.

Jones Day represented Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, Inc. in a lawsuit brought by an insurer in federal court in the Northern District of Illinois seeking a declaratory judgment against Potash Corporation in connection with an insurance claim made by a subsidiary of Potash Corporation, which was the subject of a lawsuit Potash Corporation filed by the subsidiary in state court in Florida earlier that same day. Potash Corporation filed a motion to dismiss the federal action, asserting lack of subject matter jurisdiction and lack of personal jurisdiction. The trial court granted the motion to dismiss with prejudice.

Greenwich Insurance Co. v. Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan, Inc., 1:13-cv-5966 (ND Ill.)