FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP
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Plaintiff Lender Processing Services, Inc. is a Delaware corporation with itsprincipal place of business at 601 Riverside Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida.4.
Catherine Cortez Masto is the Nevada Attorney General, an elected position in theState of Nevada, and is responsible for enforcement of certain provisions of the Nevada criminalcode as well as certain civil statutes.
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
This action arises under the Constitution and laws of the United States and 42U.S.C. § 1983, and this Court has federal question jurisdiction over this action pursuant toArticle III of the Constitution and 28 U.S.C. §1331.6.
Plaintiff’s right to immediate judicial review of the Attorney General’s conduct isbased on the federal Declaratory Judgment Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2201
., and the FourteenthAmendment of the United States Constitution.7.
Venue is proper in this Court under 28 U.S.C. § 1391(b) and because a substantialpart of the events or omissions giving rise to the claims alleged herein occurred in the District of Nevada.
On November 15, 2010, the Attorney General served a subpoena on Plaintiff pursuant to her powers under NRS 598.0963(4), which gives the Attorney General authority toissue subpoenas and conduct investigations when she has cause to believe the Act has beenviolated. Under the Act, the Attorney General may pursue civil or criminal penalties.9.
While the initial subpoena was signed by Ernest Figueroa, a Chief DeputyAttorney General, Plaintiff was almost immediately contacted by lawyers from Cohen Milstein
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