28 Cited authorities

  1. Alvarez v. Prospect Hosp

    68 N.Y.2d 320 (N.Y. 1986)   Cited 16,452 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Finding summary judgment appropriate by relying on a treating doctor's unrebutted deposition testimony
  2. Zuckerman v. City of N.Y

    49 N.Y.2d 557 (N.Y. 1980)   Cited 20,756 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Granting summary judgment as the city's arguments were considered speculation and this was "patently inadequate to establish the existence of a factual issue requiring a trial . . ."
  3. Addington v. Texas

    441 U.S. 418 (1979)   Cited 2,263 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that for an initial civil commitment, the state has the burden of proof
  4. Humphrey v. Cady

    405 U.S. 504 (1972)   Cited 624 times
    Holding that a commitment to a mental hospital produces "a massive curtailment of liberty"
  5. N. X. v. Cabrini Medical Center

    97 N.Y.2d 247 (N.Y. 2002)   Cited 241 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that hospital resident's sexual assault of patient was outside the scope of employment
  6. Schrempf v. State

    66 N.Y.2d 289 (N.Y. 1985)   Cited 179 times
    Holding that the State failed to take proper security measures and was liable for injuries caused by mental patient who escaped from state psychiatric institution, where the inmate had a history of recent escapes, self-mutilation, and assaults, and was left unattended
  7. Parvi v. City of Kingston

    41 N.Y.2d 553 (N.Y. 1977)   Cited 217 times
    Noting that questions over whether "awareness of confinement by one who has been falsely imprisoned should be a sine qua non for making out a case" have been "laid . . . to rest in this State"
  8. Engelhart v. County of Orange

    16 A.D.3d 369 (N.Y. App. Div. 2005)   Cited 98 times

    2003-10328. March 7, 2005. In an action, inter alia, to recover damages for wrongful death, the defendants Michael I. Levy and the County of Orange separately appeal, as limited by their respective briefs, from so much of an order of the Supreme Court, Orange County (McGuirk, J.), dated October 21, 2003, as denied those branches of their respective motions which were for summary judgment dismissing the complaint and all cross claims insofar as asserted against them. Before: H. Miller, J.P., Adams

  9. Halvorsen v. Baird

    146 F.3d 680 (9th Cir. 1998)   Cited 51 times
    Holding that a private non-profit firm providing detoxification services pursuant to a municipal contract did not enjoy qualified immunity from § 1983 liability
  10. Bell v. New York City Health & Hospital Corp.

    90 A.D.2d 270 (N.Y. App. Div. 1982)   Cited 63 times
    Stating that the plaintiffs' proof on the question of causation was sufficient for the case to be submitted to the jury when the “[p]laintiffs' expert testified that the premature discharge of the patient was a contributing factor in the attempted suicide, which was viewed as being part of a continuing psychotic process”
  11. Section 500.1 - General requirements

    N.Y. Comp. Codes R. & Regs. tit. 22 § 500.1   Cited 1 times

    (a) All papers shall comply with applicable statutes and rules, particularly the signing requirement of section 130-1.1 -a of this Title. (b) Papers filed. Papers filed means briefs, papers submitted pursuant to sections 500.10 and 500.11 of this Part, motion papers, records and appendices. (c) Method of reproduction. All papers filed may be reproduced by any method that produces a permanent, legible, black image on white paper. Reproduction on both sides of the paper is encouraged. (d) Designation