30 Cited authorities

  1. Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Inc.

    477 U.S. 242 (1986)   Cited 204,929 times   32 Legal Analyses
    Holding that summary judgment is not appropriate if "the dispute about a material fact is 'genuine,' that is, if the evidence is such that a reasonable jury could return a verdict for the nonmoving party"
  2. Celotex Corp. v. Catrett

    477 U.S. 317 (1986)   Cited 189,377 times   29 Legal Analyses
    Holding that there cannot be a genuine issue of material fact where the nonmoving party fails to make a sufficient showing to establish the existence of an essential element
  3. Firestone Tire Rubber Co. v. Bruch

    489 U.S. 101 (1989)   Cited 8,307 times   50 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a denial of ERISA benefits "is to be reviewed under a de novo standard unless the benefit plan gives the administrator or fiduciary discretionary authority to determine eligibility for benefits or to construe the terms of the plan"
  4. Bryant v. Maffucci

    923 F.2d 979 (2d Cir. 1991)   Cited 1,852 times
    Holding that mere negligence in denying inmate access to an abortion does not state a claim for a constitutional violation
  5. Delaware Hudson Ry. v. Consolidated Rail

    902 F.2d 174 (2d Cir. 1990)   Cited 879 times
    Finding that defendant monopolist's pursuit of non-profit-maximizing market behavior supports a showing of willful acquisition of monopoly power for a completed monopolization claim
  6. Aldrich v. Randolph Cent. School Dist

    963 F.2d 520 (2d Cir. 1992)   Cited 693 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that in summary judgment context courts must "draw all inferences in favor of the nonmoving party in order to determine how a reasonable jury would decide"
  7. Heyman v. Commerce and Industry Insurance Co.

    524 F.2d 1317 (2d Cir. 1975)   Cited 1,068 times
    Holding that "[t]he parties have a right to present oral testimony or other extrinsic evidence at trial to aid in interpreting a contract whose provisions are not wholly unambiguous"
  8. Kosakow v. New Rochelle Radiology Associates

    274 F.3d 706 (2d Cir. 2001)   Cited 440 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the district court erred in granting defendants summary judgment where plaintiff averred coming to work fifteen minutes earlier than reported in her time sheets to accomplish office tasks that she and her coworkers testified were prerequisites to opening the office in time to receive patients
  9. Quinn v. Syracuse Model Neighborhood Corp.

    613 F.2d 438 (2d Cir. 1980)   Cited 788 times
    Holding that fact stated in legal memoranda insufficient to defeat summary judgment
  10. American Intern. Group, v. London Am. Intern

    664 F.2d 348 (2d Cir. 1981)   Cited 557 times
    Holding that a junior user's service of "arrang[ing] insurance for its customers" was complementary with a senior user's insurance product
  11. Section 1022 - Summary plan description

    29 U.S.C. § 1022   Cited 1,217 times   16 Legal Analyses
    Requiring the summary plan description to be furnished to participants