Ex parte National Security Insurance Co
In Ex parte National Security Insurance Co., 727 So. 2d 788, 789 (Ala. 1998) the Court issued a writ of mandamus directing the trial court to transfer an action from Lowndes County to Elmore County, based on the following facts:
When the action was filed, the defendant "maintained no office, and kept no documents, in Lowndes County"; the plaintiff "did not live in Lowndes County"; "no meetings between the defendant and the plaintiff occurred in Lowndes County"; "all meetings between the plaintiff and employees of the defendant occurred in Elmore County"; the defendant's office was located in Elmore County; the plaintiff "was treated in Elmore County for her alleged mental anguish"; all of the plaintiff's witnesses lived in Elmore County; and none of the witnesses for either party lived in Lowndes County. 727 So. 2d at 790.