Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Hall, Dickler, Lawler Kent & Friedman, New York City, Randy Friedberg, for plaintiff.
Eliot S. Gerber, Wyatt Gerber Burke & Badie, New York City, Steptoe & Johnson, Phoenix, AZ, for defendants.
United States District Court, S.D. New York.
OPINION AND ORDER
SCHWARTZ, District Judge:
Defendant, Larry Morris, moves pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1391(b) to dismiss the complaint for improper venue, or in the alternative, to sever the action and transfer the portion of the action relating to him to the District of Arizona, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1406(a). For the reasons set forth below, defendant's motion is granted and this action is transferred to the District of Arizona.
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