84 Cited authorities

  1. Holtz v. Rockefeller Co., Inc.

    258 F.3d 62 (2d Cir. 2001)   Cited 2,135 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a court "may in its discretion opt to conduct an assiduous review of the record even where one of the parties has failed to file" the Southern District of New York equivalent of a Rule 56 statement
  2. Cohen v. Hallmark Cards

    45 N.Y.2d 493 (N.Y. 1978)   Cited 1,812 times
    Reinstating jury's finding of liability on contract claim because there was a "rational basis" for the verdict
  3. Szczerbiak v. Pilat

    90 N.Y.2d 553 (N.Y. 1997)   Cited 675 times
    Finding that the police officer's striking a pedestrian, while glancing down from the road momentarily to turn on his emergency lights, was "a momentary judgment lapse," which did not alone rise to the level of recklessness
  4. Mirand v. City of New York

    84 N.Y.2d 44 (N.Y. 1994)   Cited 724 times
    Examining a jury verdict to assess whether it was irrational
  5. Amatulli v. Delhi Constr Corp.

    77 N.Y.2d 525 (N.Y. 1991)   Cited 681 times
    Holding that a pool manufacturer was not held liable for injuries sustained when a plaintiff dove headfirst into a shallow above-ground pool where the manufacturer provided explicit instructions requiring above-ground installation but the user installed the pool in the ground thereby obscuring the shallow nature of the pool's depth
  6. Pulka v. Edelman

    40 N.Y.2d 781 (N.Y. 1976)   Cited 792 times
    Holding that parking garage owner had no special relationship to pedestrians passing by on sidewalk in front of garage exit and that garage had no duty to protect off-premise pedestrians from negligent conduct of patrons
  7. Tagle v. Jakob

    97 N.Y.2d 165 (N.Y. 2001)   Cited 345 times
    In Tagle, the plaintiff was injured when he touched an uninsulated electric wire while climbing a tree on the defendant's property.
  8. Hamilton v. Beretta U.S.A. Corp.

    96 N.Y.2d 222 (N.Y. 2001)   Cited 309 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that handgun manufacturers do not owe a duty of reasonable care in the marketing and distribution of their handguns to persons injured or killed through the use of illegally obtained handguns, but leaving open the question of retailers' liability
  9. Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Implant Recipients v. E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co.

    97 F.3d 1050 (8th Cir. 1996)   Cited 314 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "[w]hen analyzing questions of federal law, the transferee court should apply the law of the circuit in which it is located"
  10. Thing v. La Chusa

    48 Cal.3d 644 (Cal. 1989)   Cited 387 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "a plaintiff may recover damages for emotional distress caused by observing the negligently inflicted injury of a third person if, but only if, said plaintiff: is closely related to the injury victim; is present at the scene of the injury producing event at the time it occurs and is then aware that it is causing injury to the victim; and as a result suffers serious emotional distress"
  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