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Define: Forum Selection Clause

Any and all conflict hall be brought in state X. Defendant or Plaintiff has contractually waived their right of selecting jurisdiction.

2

Define: Choice of Law Clause

Any and all conflict shall be governed by the laws of state X.

3

Define: Notification Clause

Party X agrees that a specific person will receive process of service. A claim may be brought in state of service, but not required.

4

Carnival Cruise Line v. Shute,, does the court allow the forum selection clause?

Yes. If there is no fraud or overreaching, a forum selection clause will be allowed.