Monat Global Corp, by its undersigned counsel, complains against Defendant Vickie Harrington as follows:
Parties to this Action
- Monat Global Corp (“Monat”) is a Florida corporation, with its principal place of business in Doral, Florida.
- Vickie Harrington (“Harrington”) is, upon information and belief, a citizen of Winterville, North Carolina.
Jurisdiction and Venue
- This Court has subject matter jurisdiction over Monat’s claims under 28 U.S.C. § 1332 because Monat and Harrington are citizens of different states, and the amount in controversy exceeds $75,000.
- Venue is proper in the Eastern District of North Carolina because Harrington resides here, and on information and belief, made the defamatory statements, and carried out the unfair and deceptive acts at issue, in this district.