8 Cited authorities

  1. Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Inc.

    477 U.S. 242 (1986)   Cited 198,655 times   22 Legal Analyses
    Holding that trial court shall grant a motion for summary judgment if there is no genuine issue for trial
  2. Celotex Corp. v. Catrett

    477 U.S. 317 (1986)   Cited 183,988 times   18 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the moving party bears the initial burden of showing that there is no genuine dispute of material fact on a motion for summary judgment
  3. Delta v. Nationwide Agr. Ins. Co.

    530 F.3d 395 (5th Cir. 2008)   Cited 1,440 times
    Holding that unsubstantiated assertions do not meet Plaintiff's burden to establish a genuine fact issue
  4. Engstrom v. First Nat. Bank of Eagle Lake

    47 F.3d 1459 (5th Cir. 1995)   Cited 582 times
    Affirming remand of state law claims after federal claims were dismissed
  5. Reid v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co.

    784 F.2d 577 (5th Cir. 1986)   Cited 725 times
    Applying Mississippi law
  6. Beck v. Somerset Technologies, Inc.

    882 F.2d 993 (5th Cir. 1989)   Cited 381 times
    Holding that "a copy of the properly addressed letter, a certified mail receipt and signed return post cards" was sufficient to raise the presumption that a letter was received in the due course of the mail
  7. Salco Mar. & Logistics SAL v. Ocean Atlas M/V

    CIVIL ACTION NO. 12-1255 (E.D. La. Oct. 10, 2013)   Cited 1 times

    CIVIL ACTION NO. 12-1255 2013-10-10 SALCO MARITIME & LOGISTICS SAL v. OCEAN ATLAS M/V, ET AL. ORDER & REASONS Before the Court are two summary judgment motions filed on behalf of Defendants: (1) Motion for Partial Summary Judgment (Rec. Doc.16); and (2) Motion for Summary Judgment (Rec. Doc.17). The Court has reviewed the briefs and the applicable law and, having heard oral argument on the Motion for Partial Summary Judgment, now issues this Order & Reasons. I. BACKGROUND This case arises out of

  8. Rule 56 - Summary Judgment

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 56   Cited 270,276 times   115 Legal Analyses
    Holding a party may move for summary judgment on any part of any claim or defense in the lawsuit