39 Cited authorities

  1. Ashcroft v. Iqbal

    556 U.S. 662 (2009)   Cited 195,191 times   262 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the sufficiency of the allegations is a legal question so appellate courts have jurisdiction to consider it on appeal from denial of qualified immunity
  2. Bell Atl. Corp. v. Twombly

    550 U.S. 544 (2007)   Cited 209,562 times   342 Legal Analyses
    Holding that conclusory allegations that the defendants acted unlawfully were insufficient to state a claim
  3. Warth v. Seldin

    422 U.S. 490 (1975)   Cited 10,206 times   14 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Article III requires plaintiffs "to establish that, in fact, the asserted injury was the consequence of the defendants’ actions"
  4. Associated General Contractors v. Carpenters

    459 U.S. 519 (1983)   Cited 4,002 times   32 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a union lacked standing to sue for injuries passed on to it by intermediaries
  5. Brooks v. Ross

    578 F.3d 574 (7th Cir. 2009)   Cited 2,818 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a claim is plausible if the facts alleged raise a reasonable expectation that discovery will yield evidence supporting the allegations
  6. Doe I v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

    572 F.3d 677 (9th Cir. 2009)   Cited 2,424 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Finding that plaintiffs' general statement that defendant exercised control over their daily employment to be conclusory and affirming dismissal
  7. Swanson v. Citibank

    614 F.3d 400 (7th Cir. 2010)   Cited 1,514 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding plaintiff stated a claim under § 3605
  8. Cel-Tech Communications, Inc. v. Los Angeles Cellular Telephone Co.

    20 Cal.4th 163 (Cal. 1999)   Cited 2,126 times   23 Legal Analyses
    Holding that for an act to be "unfair," it must "threaten" a violation of law or "violate the policy or spirit of one of those laws because its effects are comparable to or the same as a violation of the law"
  9. Korea Supply Co. v. Lockheed Martin Corp.

    29 Cal.4th 1134 (Cal. 2003)   Cited 1,433 times   15 Legal Analyses
    Holding that plaintiff cannot recover damages under Cal. Bus. Prof. Code § 17200 unless plaintiff has "an ownership interest in the money it seeks to recover"
  10. Anderson v. District Board of Trustees of Central Florida Community College

    77 F.3d 364 (11th Cir. 1996)   Cited 716 times
    Holding that plaintiffs are required to "present each claim for relief in a separate count" rather than asserting numerous claims within a single count
  11. Rule 12 - Defenses and Objections: When and How Presented; Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings; Consolidating Motions; Waiving Defenses; Pretrial Hearing

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 12   Cited 267,561 times   779 Legal Analyses
    Granting the court discretion to exclude matters outside the pleadings presented to the court in defense of a motion to dismiss
  12. Rule 23 - Class Actions

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 23   Cited 28,069 times   1148 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, to certify a class, the court must find that "questions of law or fact common to class members predominate over any questions affecting only individual members"
  13. Section 17200 - Unfair competition defined

    Cal. Bus. and Prof'l. Code § 17200   Cited 14,802 times   277 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting unlawful business practices
  14. Section 17203 - Injunctive relief

    Cal. Bus. and Prof'l. Code § 17203   Cited 789 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Requiring that an individual plead that she lost "money or property" because of the alleged deceptive conduct
  15. Section 1174 - Duties of employers

    Cal. Lab. Code § 1174   Cited 183 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Requiring employers to keep payroll records of hours worked daily by employees
  16. Section 11070 - Order Regulating Wages, Hours, and Working Conditions in the Mercantile Industry

    Cal. Code Regs. tit. 8 § 11070   Cited 208 times   13 Legal Analyses
    Requiring pay "[i]f an employee is required to report for work a second time in any one workday and is furnished less than two hours of work on the second reporting"