18 Cited authorities

  1. Bell Atl. Corp. v. Twombly

    550 U.S. 544 (2007)   Cited 270,095 times   367 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a complaint's allegations should "contain sufficient factual matter, accepted as true, to 'state a claim to relief that is plausible on its face' "
  2. Oppenheimer Fund, Inc. v. Sanders

    437 U.S. 340 (1978)   Cited 4,432 times   20 Legal Analyses
    Holding that that the production of putative class members' names pursuant to Federal Rule 26 was not "within the scope of legitimate discovery."
  3. Iqbal v. Hasty

    490 F.3d 143 (2d Cir. 2007)   Cited 1,827 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Twombly's plausibility standard "obliges a pleader to amplify a claim with some factual allegations in those contexts where such amplification is needed to render the claim plausible"
  4. Rosado v. Proctor Schwartz

    66 N.Y.2d 21 (N.Y. 1985)   Cited 283 times
    Holding that a party seeking indemnification may not be held responsible to any degree
  5. Monaghan v. SZS 33 Associates, L.P.

    73 F.3d 1276 (2d Cir. 1996)   Cited 87 times
    Holding that indemnification is not available under New York law to party who is itself partially at fault or is alleged to have himself violated the same duty to the underlying plaintiff
  6. Kenneth Leventhal Co. v. Joyner Wholesale Co.

    736 F.2d 29 (2d Cir. 1984)   Cited 93 times
    Holding that it was not an abuse of discretion for the district court to dismiss a third-party complaint based upon "a speculative, `but for' causal link"
  7. Too, Inc. v. Kohl's Dept. Stores, Inc.

    213 F.R.D. 138 (S.D.N.Y. 2003)   Cited 38 times
    Allowing contribution impleader to proceed where third-party defendants played a role in establishing the underlying liability
  8. Hicks v. Long Island R.R.

    165 F.R.D. 377 (E.D.N.Y. 1996)   Cited 26 times
    Denying leave to implead where discovery near completion because trial would be delayed
  9. Rodolico v. Unisys Corp.

    189 F.R.D. 245 (E.D.N.Y. 1999)   Cited 19 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Allowing employer to bring claim for potential New York Human Rights Law liability
  10. Gross v. Hanover Ins. Co.

    138 F.R.D. 53 (S.D.N.Y. 1991)   Cited 21 times
    Noting that "there is some question as to whether plaintiff may attack the merits of the proposed third-party claims at this stage of the proceedings"
  11. Rule 4 - Summons

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 4   Cited 70,198 times   126 Legal Analyses
    Holding that if defendant is not served within 90 days after the complaint is filed, the court—on a motion, or on its own following notice to the plaintiff—must dismiss the action without prejudice against that defendant or order that service be made by a certain time
  12. Rule 14 - Third-Party Practice

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 14   Cited 3,657 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Striking improper third-party claim is appropriate remedy