36 Cited authorities

  1. Firestone Tire Rubber Co. v. Risjord

    449 U.S. 368 (1981)   Cited 899 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that an order denying a motion to disqualify counsel in a civil case is not a final appealable decision under 28 U.S.C. § 1291
  2. Rush v. Savchuk

    444 U.S. 320 (1980)   Cited 727 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that party was not subject to state's jurisdiction in a personal injury action simply because his insurer was based there, and stating that the requirement of minimum contacts "must be met as to each defendant . . ."
  3. People v. Favor

    82 N.Y.2d 254 (N.Y. 1993)   Cited 235 times
    Holding right to be present at Sandoval hearing conferred by state law
  4. Bray v. Cox

    38 N.Y.2d 350 (N.Y. 1976)   Cited 328 times
    Holding that "the dismissal of an appeal for want of prosecution [is] on the merits of all claims which could have been litigated had the appeal been timely argued or submitted"
  5. Rosner v. Paley

    65 N.Y.2d 736 (N.Y. 1985)   Cited 249 times
    Holding that a complaint that alleges nothing "more than an error of judgment" or "selection of one among several reasonable courses of action" does not state a claim of legal malpractice
  6. Steering Comm. v. Port Auth. of New York (In re World Trade Ctr. Bombing Litig. )

    2011 N.Y. Slip Op. 6501 (N.Y. 2011)   Cited 104 times
    Holding "when official action involves the exercise of discretion, the officer is not liable for the injurious consequences of that action even if resulting from negligence or malice"
  7. People v. Hardy

    4 N.Y.3d 192 (N.Y. 2005)   Cited 95 times
    In Hardy, the only evidence that inculpated the defendant was the testimony of a person with a dubious criminal history and the plea allocution of a nontestifying codefendant (4 N.Y.3d at 198–199, 791 N.Y.S.2d 513, 824 N.E.2d 953).
  8. Lacks v. Lacks

    41 N.Y.2d 71 (N.Y. 1976)   Cited 209 times
    In Lacks v. Backs, 41 N.Y.2d 71, 359 N.E.2d 384 (1976), that court was asked, on a postjudgment motion, to set aside a final judgment of divorce on the ground of absence of subject matter jurisdiction because of failure to satisfy the statutory durational residence requirement.
  9. O'Connor v. City of New York

    58 N.Y.2d 184 (N.Y. 1983)   Cited 140 times
    Recognizing that New York Court of Appeals abolished distinctions between invitees, licensees and trespassers in suits against landowners
  10. People v. Pepper

    53 N.Y.2d 213 (N.Y. 1981)   Cited 140 times
    Granting "pipeline retroactivity" to Samuels, supra, 424 N.Y.S.2d at 895, 400 N.E.2d at 1347, which held that once felony complaint is filed defendant may not waive right to counsel unless defense attorney is present
  11. Section 5513 - Time to take appeal, cross-appeal or move for permission to appeal

    N.Y. C.P.L.R. § 5513   Cited 2,710 times
    Establishing thirty-day deadline for appeal