27 Cited authorities

  1. Hertz Corp. v. Friend

    559 U.S. 77 (2010)   Cited 4,192 times   29 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a corporation's principal place of business is “the place where a corporation's officers direct, control, and coordinate the corporation's activities”
  2. Gaus v. Miles, Inc.

    980 F.2d 564 (9th Cir. 1992)   Cited 10,056 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a conclusory allegation "neither overcomes the 'strong presumption' against removal jurisdiction, nor satisfies [the defendant]'s burden of setting forth, in the removal petition itself, the underlying facts supporting its assertion that the amount in controversy exceeds" the applicable dollar value
  3. Johnson v. Columbia Props. Anchorage, LP

    437 F.3d 894 (9th Cir. 2006)   Cited 1,632 times
    Holding that an "LLC is a citizen of every state of which its owners/members are citizens"
  4. Kanter v. Warner-Lambert Co.

    265 F.3d 853 (9th Cir. 2001)   Cited 1,415 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that remand for defective diversity allegations was unreviewable even though the removing defendant "could potentially have cured its defective allegations regarding citizenship by amending its notice of removal"
  5. Singer v. State Farm Mutual Auto. Ins. Co.

    116 F.3d 373 (9th Cir. 1997)   Cited 1,048 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding plaintiff's admission in open court established amount in controversy
  6. Gibson v. Chrysler Corp.

    261 F.3d 927 (9th Cir. 2001)   Cited 550 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the value of unnamed class members' claims cannot satisfy the amount-in-controversy requirement of 28 U.S.C. § 1367
  7. Galt G/S v. JSS Scandinavia

    142 F.3d 1150 (9th Cir. 1998)   Cited 469 times
    Holding that attorney's fees can be counted toward the amount in controversy requirement when a statute allows such fees
  8. Lew v. Moss

    797 F.2d 747 (9th Cir. 1986)   Cited 680 times
    Holding that residency can create a rebuttable presumption of domicile supporting diversity of citizenship
  9. Kroske v. U.S. Bank Corp.

    432 F.3d 976 (9th Cir. 2005)   Cited 363 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the district court properly considered awards in similar cases when determining the amount in controversy
  10. Chavez v. JPMorgan Chase & Co.

    888 F.3d 413 (9th Cir. 2018)   Cited 248 times
    Holding the plaintiff's CFRA retaliation claim "fail[ed] because she cannot show that [defendant's] reason for terminating her was pretextual"
  11. Section 1332 - Diversity of citizenship; amount in controversy; costs

    28 U.S.C. § 1332   Cited 110,909 times   572 Legal Analyses
    Holding district court has jurisdiction over action between diverse citizens "where the matter in controversy exceeds the sum or value of $75,000"
  12. Rule 26 - Duty to Disclose; General Provisions Governing Discovery

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 26   Cited 94,437 times   648 Legal Analyses
    Adopting Fed.R.Civ.P. 37
  13. Rule 4 - Summons

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 4   Cited 68,513 times   121 Legal Analyses
    Holding that if defendant is not served within 90 days after the complaint is filed, the court—on a motion, or on its own following notice to the plaintiff—must dismiss the action without prejudice against that defendant or order that service be made by a certain time
  14. Section 1441 - Removal of civil actions

    28 U.S.C. § 1441   Cited 49,858 times   149 Legal Analyses
    Holding that “[a]ny civil action of which the district courts have original jurisdiction founded on a claim or right arising under the ... laws of the United States shall be removable without regard to the citizenship or residence of the parties.”
  15. Rule 16 - Pretrial Conferences; Scheduling; Management

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 16   Cited 33,521 times   51 Legal Analyses
    Adopting the sanctions authorized by Rule 37(b)
  16. Rule 65 - Injunctions and Restraining Orders

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 65   Cited 22,318 times   87 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing court's ability to enter emergency order with less than full adversary hearing and even, in appropriate circumstances, without notice
  17. Section 1446 - Procedure for removal of civil actions

    28 U.S.C. § 1446   Cited 21,668 times   141 Legal Analyses
    Granting a defendant 30 days to remove after receipt of the first pleading that sets forth a removable claim
  18. Section 3600 - Generally

    Cal. Lab. Code § 3600   Cited 884 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Noting that liability for compensation under California's Workers’ Compensation Act is "in lieu of any other liability whatsoever to any person "
  19. Section 12965 - Civil action in name of department on behalf of aggrieved party

    Cal. Gov. Code § 12965   Cited 600 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Providing the courts with discretionary authority to award attorney's fees and costs to the prevailing party
  20. Section 12960 - Filing intake form; verified complaint; time limitation for filing

    Cal. Gov. Code § 12960   Cited 448 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Extending the statute of limitations period for filing a DFEH complaint if the complainant later discovers that his or her employer is actually someone other than the entity listed on the W-2