District Court Reorganization: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Courts, Civil Liberties, and the Administration of Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Ninety-eighth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 5994 and Related Bills ... August 9, 1984

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Page 166 - 1331. Federal question; amount in controversy; costs (a) The district courts shall have original jurisdiction of all civil actions wherein the matter in controversy exceeds the sum or value of $10,000, exclusive of interest and costs, and arises under the Constitution, laws, or treaties of the United States. ...., (b) Except when express provision therefor is otherwise
Page 118 - The term 'trademark' includes any word, name, symbol, or device or any combination thereof adopted and used by a manufacturer or merchant to identify and distinguish his goods, including a unique product, from those manufactured or sold by others and to indicate the source of the goods, even if that source is unknown.". (2)
Page 128 - are normally kept. The representatives of the General Accounting Office shall have access to all books, accounts, financial records, reports, files, and other papers or property belonging to or in use by the Institute and necessary to facilitate the audit.
Page 127 - The Institute shall have no power to issue any shares of stock, or to declare or pay any dividends. (C) in connection with legislation or appropriations dealing with improvements in the State judiciary, consistent with the provisions of this title. (2) No part of the income or assets of the
Page 129 - (2) striking out the period at the end of paragraph (4) and inserting in lieu thereof "; and"; and "(5) Insofar as may be consistent with the performance of the other functions set forth in this section, to cooperate with the State Justice Institute in the establishment and coordination of research and programs concerning the administration of justice.".
Page 432 - provides that, *[f]or the convenience of parties and witnesses, in the interest of justice, a district court may transfer- any civil action to any other district or division where it might have been brought.
Page 118 - The term 'trade-mark' includes any word, name, symbol, or device or any combination thereof adopted and used by a manufacturer or merchant to identify his goods and distinguish them from those manufactured or sold by others.
Page 122 - Except as otherwise specifically provided in this title, the Institute shall not be considered a department, agency, or instrumentality of the Federal Government (2) This title does not limit the authority of the Office of Management and Budget to review and submit comments upon the Institute's annual budget request at the time it is transmitted to the Congress.
Page 146 - of subsection (a) of section 21 of the Act entitled An Act to provide for the registration and protection of trademarks used in commerce, to carry out the provisions of certain international conventions, and for other purposes", approved July 5, 1946 (15 USC
Page 129 - 213. On October 1, 1987, the Attorney General, in consultation with the Federal Judicial Center, shall transmit to the Committees on the Judiciary of the Senate and the House of Representatives a report on the effectiveness of the

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