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Section 301 Transitory actions; venue

Uniform District Court (UDC)

  An action, other than an action to establish a mechanic's lien on real property, shall be brought:

  (a) in the district in which one of the parties resides at the commencement thereof; or

  (b) if no party then resides in such district, in the district in which one of the parties has regular employment or a place for the regular transaction of business; or

  (c) if no party has such employment or place of business within such district, in the district in which the cause of action arose; or

  (d) if none of the foregoing are applicable, in any district.