24 Cited authorities

  1. Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Inc.

    477 U.S. 242 (1986)   Cited 200,060 times   22 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a court may not "weigh the evidence and determine the truth of the matter" in deciding a motion for summary judgment
  2. Celotex Corp. v. Catrett

    477 U.S. 317 (1986)   Cited 185,194 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. Matsushita Elec. Indus. Co. v. Zenith Radio

    475 U.S. 574 (1986)   Cited 96,969 times   23 Legal Analyses
    Holding that an opponent of summary judgment "must do more than simply show that there is some metaphysical doubt as to the material facts."
  4. Waller v. Truck Ins. Exchange, Inc.

    11 Cal.4th 1 (Cal. 1995)   Cited 1,252 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, when extrinsic facts eliminate the potential for coverage, an insurer may decline to defend even if the complaint had suggested potential liability
  5. Yeti by Molly Ltd. v. Deckers Outdoor Corp.

    259 F.3d 1101 (9th Cir. 2001)   Cited 989 times
    Holding that the burden to show substantial justification or harmlessness is on the party who made the late disclosure
  6. McKell v. Washington

    142 Cal.App.4th 1457 (Cal. Ct. App. 2006)   Cited 584 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a loan transaction is a business practice under the UCL
  7. Love v. Fire Ins. Exchange

    221 Cal.App.3d 1136 (Cal. Ct. App. 1990)   Cited 421 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding bad faith occurs when the insurer withholds benefits unreasonably or without proper cause
  8. Gruenberg v. Aetna Ins. Co.

    9 Cal.3d 566 (Cal. 1973)   Cited 715 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "when the insurer unreasonably and in bad faith withholds payment of the claim of its insured, it is subject to liability" for violation of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing
  9. Reichert v. General Ins. Co.

    68 Cal.2d 822 (Cal. 1968)   Cited 407 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Adding a fourth element, the plaintiff's performance or excuse for nonperformance under the contract
  10. Aguilera v. Pirelli Armstrong Tire Corp.

    223 F.3d 1010 (9th Cir. 2000)   Cited 111 times
    Holding that tolling ceases once the deadline for certification passes
  11. Rule 56 - Summary Judgment

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 56   Cited 272,147 times   115 Legal Analyses
    Holding a party may move for summary judgment on any part of any claim or defense in the lawsuit
  12. Rule 26 - Duty to Disclose; General Provisions Governing Discovery

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 26   Cited 64,587 times   480 Legal Analyses
    Adopting Fed.R.Civ.P. 37
  13. Rule 37 - Failure to Make Disclosures or to Cooperate in Discovery; Sanctions

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 37   Cited 33,076 times   209 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a party may be barred from using a witness if it fails to disclose the witness
  14. Section 3301

    Cal. Civ. Code § 3301   Cited 94 times
    Requiring damages to be "clearly ascertainable in both their nature and origin"