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In this case a mountain bike manufacturer sued in California by a Canadian plaintiff for an accident in Canada used the rule to move the case to Canada.
It did not hurt the manufacturer that the plaintiff was playing games
Continue Reading Forum non conveniens is a legal term meaning the place where the litigation is occurring is not the right place for the lawsuit to occur.

Fox Factory, Inc v. The Superior Court of Santa Clara County, 11 Cal.App.5th 197, 217 Cal.Rptr.3d 366
11 Cal.App.5th 197
217 Cal.Rptr.3d 366
Fox Factory, Inc., Petitioner,
v.
The Superior Court of Santa Clara County, Respondent; PETER ISHERWOOD, Real Party
Continue Reading Fox Factory, Inc v. The Superior Court of Santa Clara County, 11 Cal.App.5th 197, 217 Cal.Rptr.3d 366

Like most other states, if you signed the release, you read and agree to the release. However, that is about the only similarity to release law in other states as pointed out in this decision.
McCoy v. PFWA Lacey, LLC,
Continue Reading Washington Appellate court reviews release law in 2021 and the requirements on when a release is ambiguous and/or conspicuous.