2 Cited authorities

  1. Donato v. Fitzgibbons

    172 F.R.D. 75 (S.D.N.Y. 1997)   Cited 5 times

    Motorist who was injured in collision with municipal police officer who was driving municipal police vehicle brought action against municipality and officer, and officer asserted claim against motorist. After officer's motion to sever his claim against motorist was denied, motorist moved for imposition of sanction against municipality, and officer moved to reconsider denial of motion to sever. The District Court, Lisa Margaret Smith, United States Magistrate Judge, held that: (1) municipality's bad

  2. Rule 1 - Scope and Purpose

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 1   Cited 10,484 times   33 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing that the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure "should be construed, administered and employed by the court and the parties to secure the just, speedy, and inexpensive determination of every action and proceeding"