71 Cited authorities

  1. Ashcroft v. Iqbal

    556 U.S. 662 (2009)   Cited 172,224 times   246 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a "'naked assertion[]' devoid of 'further factual enhancement'" does not adequately state a claim on which relief can be granted (quoting Bell Atl. Corp. v. Twombly, 550 U.S. 544, 557 (2007))
  2. Piper Aircraft Co. v. Reyno

    454 U.S. 235 (1981)   Cited 3,908 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Holding that while the need to apply foreign law does not warrant dismissal in itself, it is a factor favoring dismissal
  3. Gulf Oil Corp. v. Gilbert

    330 U.S. 501 (1947)   Cited 5,130 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that private interest factors include the "availability of compulsory process for attendance of un-willing, and the cost of obtaining attendance of willing, witnesses"
  4. Edgar v. MITE Corp.

    457 U.S. 624 (1982)   Cited 669 times   16 Legal Analyses
    Holding an state statute conflicted with the Commerce Clause because it regulated transactions in other states
  5. Jazini ex rel. Jazini v. Nissan Motor Co.

    148 F.3d 181 (2d Cir. 1998)   Cited 536 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "conclusory non-fact-specific jurisdictional allegations" and "legal conclusion couched as a factual allegation" do not meet the burden of a prima facie showing of jurisdiction
  6. Parochial v. Board of Educ

    60 N.Y.2d 539 (N.Y. 1983)   Cited 689 times
    Holding that § 3813's notice of claim requirement "is not satisfied by presentment to any other individual or body"
  7. Islamic Republic v. Pahlavi

    62 N.Y.2d 474 (N.Y. 1984)   Cited 636 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Diverging from federal doctrine on whether alternative forum must be available to consider forum non conveniens claims
  8. Longines-Wittnauer v. Barnes Reinecke

    15 N.Y.2d 443 (N.Y. 1965)   Cited 700 times
    Holding that minor activities, taken cumulatively, may meet statutory standard
  9. Licci v. Lebanese Canadian Bank, SAL

    2012 N.Y. Slip Op. 7854 (N.Y. 2012)   Cited 161 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that New York courts could exercise personal jurisdiction over a Lebanese bank in connection with claims arising out of a rocket attack committed in Israel by a Lebanese terrorist group because the bank had routed wire transfers to the group through a New York bank
  10. Kliebert v. McKoan

    228 A.D.2d 232 (N.Y. App. Div. 1996)   Cited 219 times

    June 11, 1996 Appeal from the Supreme Court, New York County (Elliott Wilk, J.). Although on a motion addressed to the sufficiency of a complaint, the facts pleaded are presumed to be true and accorded every favorable inference, nevertheless, allegations consisting of bare legal conclusions, as well as factual claims either inherently incredible or flatly contradicted by documentary evidence, are not entitled to such consideration ( Mark Hampton, Inc. v. Bergreen, 173 A.D.2d 220, lv denied 80 N.Y

  11. Section 362 - Automatic stay

    11 U.S.C. § 362   Cited 24,834 times   79 Legal Analyses
    Concluding that cause exists to lift the stay because no bankruptcy purpose would be served by keeping the stay in place
  12. Section 301 - Voluntary cases

    11 U.S.C. § 301   Cited 1,226 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Governing voluntary cases
  13. Section 1504 - Commencement of ancillary case

    11 U.S.C. § 1504   Cited 41 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Indicating that “any case commenced under Chapter 15 is ‘ancillary’ to a foreign proceeding pending elsewhere”
  14. s 600.11 - Additional rules relating to criminal appeals

    N.Y. Comp. Codes R. & Regs. tit. 22 § 600.11   Cited 95 times
    Providing that an appeal to the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court is perfected when a party files a "note of issue" and an appellate brief