1.It is a principle of first importance that federal courts are courts of limited jurisdiction.
2.Jurisdiction determines which court system should properly adjudicate a case.
3.Questions of jurisdiction also arise regarding quasi-judicial bodies, such as administrative agencies.
4.The case falls within the competence of the court.
5.The choice of jurisdiction of a court by agreement shall not violate the provisions of exclusive jurisdiction under the law.
6.The court held that exercise of personal jurisdiction must meet the requirements of due process.
7.The federal courts have usually interpreted the matters of jurisdiction rather strictly.
8.The jurisdictional amount is set by statute and is currently $80,000.
9.This matter does not fall within the jurisdiction of the High Court.
10.To start a civil suit the plaintiff first picks the proper court, one that has jurisdiction in the case.