The district courts of the United States and the United States courts of any Territory
or other place subject to the jurisdiction of the United States shall have jurisdiction
of violations of this title or the rules, regulations, or orders thereunder, and,
concurrently with State and Territorial courts, of all suits in equity and actions
at law brought to enforce any liability or duty created by, or to enjoin any violation
of this title or the rules, regulations, or orders thereunder. Any criminal proceeding
may be brought in the district wherein any act or transaction constituting the
violation occurred. Any suit or action to enjoin any violation of this title or
rules, regulations, or orders thereunder, may be brought in any such district
or in the district wherein the defendant is an inhabitant or transacts business,
and process in such cases may be served in any district of which the defendant
is an inhabitant or transacts business or wherever the defendant may be found.
Judgments and decrees so rendered shall be subject to review as provided in sections
1254, 1291, 1292, and 1294 of title 28, United States Code. No costs shall be
assessed for or against the Commission in any proceeding under this title brought
by or against the Commission in any court.
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