38 Cited authorities

  1. Pickering v. Board of Education

    391 U.S. 563 (1968)   Cited 5,134 times   20 Legal Analyses
    Holding teacher's dismissal for criticizing school board unconstitutional
  2. Lane v. Franks

    573 U.S. 228 (2014)   Cited 724 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding testimony in criminal proceedings regarding public corruption raised a matter of public concern
  3. Broadrick v. Oklahoma

    413 U.S. 601 (1973)   Cited 3,192 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Oklahoma may regulate the political activities of its state employees
  4. Anderson v. Celebrezze

    460 U.S. 780 (1983)   Cited 1,304 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Ohio statute requiring independent candidates to file statements of candidacy by March to appear on November ballot was unconstitutional
  5. Nebraska Press Assn. v. Stuart

    427 U.S. 539 (1976)   Cited 1,301 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "the record [was] lacking in evidence to support" a finding that alternative "measures might not be adequate"
  6. United States v. Treasury Employees

    513 U.S. 454 (1995)   Cited 480 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding federal-employee honoraria ban unconstitutional
  7. United States Civil Service Commission v. National Ass'n of Letter Carriers

    413 U.S. 548 (1973)   Cited 901 times
    Holding that Congress's interest in maintaining an apolitical bureaucracy justified the Hatch Act's restrictions on political activity
  8. Sillman v. Twentieth Century-Fox

    3 N.Y.2d 395 (N.Y. 1957)   Cited 4,925 times
    Finding that provision prohibited assignments when the provision stated, in part, that "neither party hereto shall assign this agreement . . . without the prior written consent of the other party," and "that [defendant] shall not be required to recognize any assignments; and that if [defendant] shall receive notice of the existence of any assignment, it shall have the right to withhold payments until the assignment is cancelled or withdrawn"
  9. JMD Holding Corp. v. Congress Financial Corp.

    4 N.Y.3d 373 (N.Y. 2005)   Cited 580 times
    Finding that plaintiff was not entitled to judgment as a matter of law where it failed to present evidence that liquidated damages were grossly disproportionate or that actual damages were capable of precise estimation at the time of the agreement's execution.
  10. Jackler v. Byrne

    658 F.3d 225 (2d Cir. 2011)   Cited 285 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that an employee spoke as a citizen when he disobeyed his superiors' orders to retract a truthful report and substitute a false one
  11. Section 1983 - Civil action for deprivation of rights

    42 U.S.C. § 1983   Cited 368,359 times   525 Legal Analyses
    Holding liable any state actor who "subjects, or causes [a person] to be subjected" to a constitutional violation
  12. Section 7803 - Questions raised

    N.Y. C.P.L.R. § 7803   Cited 4,319 times
    Permitting a party to initiate a judicial proceeding to determine whether an agency "failed to perform a duty enjoined upon it by law," was "affected by an error of law," or made a "determination violation of lawful procedure"