Morgan, a resident of Kentucky

Morgan, a resident of Kentucky

Morgan, a resident of Kentucky, is injured in an accident while driving an off-road vehicle made by Drivers Edge, Inc., a California corporation. Morgan files a suit in his local county circuit court against Drivers Edge, alleging negligence, and seeking damages in excess of $200,000,00.
Questions:
1) Where else could Morgan have filed his case?
2) Is Drivers Edge, Inc. stuck with defending its case in the local county court? If not, where else could it go?
3) What factors will determine if Kentucky has jurisdiction over this case?
4) Can Morgan personally serve Drivers Edge, Inc. the petition in this matter? Why or why not?
5) What can happen if Drivers Edge, Inc. is properly served and it fails to answer the petition?

 
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