16 Cited authorities

  1. Tomka v. Seiler Corp.

    66 F.3d 1295 (2d Cir. 1995)   Cited 1,896 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Title VII action may be maintained only against "employer-entity"
  2. Spirt v. Teachers Ins. Annuity Ass'n

    691 F.2d 1054 (2d Cir. 1982)   Cited 134 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding “broad and explicit preemptive provision” of Title VII negated application of McCarran–Ferguson
  3. In re Acosta

    2011 N.Y. Slip Op. 2073 (N.Y. 2011)   Cited 35 times
    In Acosta, we reviewed the DOE's denial of an application for a security clearance, filed by an individual who had been convicted of first-degree robbery when she was 17 years old.
  4. Bonacorsa v. Van Lindt

    71 N.Y.2d 605 (N.Y. 1988)   Cited 59 times
    In Bonacorsa, the petitioner in an Article 78 proceeding had been a licensed owner-trainer-driver of harness race horses.
  5. Goyette v. DCA Advertising Inc.

    830 F. Supp. 737 (S.D.N.Y. 1993)   Cited 49 times
    Finding that the foreign parent had so "significantly affected the subsidiary's employment policies" that it could be held liable where the parent explicitly instructed the subsidiary not to fire Japanese expatriates
  6. Vanguard Justice Society, Inc. v. Hughes

    471 F. Supp. 670 (D. Md. 1979)   Cited 75 times
    Finding that a failure to "have more vigorously inquired about certain of the tests" such that defendants would have "discovered the extent of their racially discriminatory impact" was not sufficient, without more, to establish intentional discrimination
  7. Alie v. Nynex Corp.

    158 F.R.D. 239 (E.D.N.Y. 1994)   Cited 45 times
    Holding that "plaintiff's vague, conclusory allegation of corporate identity of interest is wholly insufficient to withstand" the parent's motion to dismiss
  8. Dunson v. Tri-Maintenance & Contractors, Inc.

    171 F. Supp. 2d 103 (E.D.N.Y. 2001)   Cited 30 times
    Holding that NYCHRL is subject to same analysis as NYSHRL
  9. Voltaire v. Home Serv. Sys. Inc.

    823 F. Supp. 2d 77 (E.D.N.Y. 2011)   Cited 16 times
    Denying summary judgment in light of the "suspicion of mendacity" established by plaintiff regarding the documents supporting defendants' reason for termination, the disbelief of the stated reasons for termination and the close temporal proximity between the assertion of FMLA rights and termination
  10. Now v. State Div. of Human Rights

    314 N.E.2d 867 (N.Y. 1974)   Cited 69 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Permitting the National Organization for Women ("NOW") to proceed with claims despite lack of specific injured parties because it was a "bona fide recognized organization representing [the class at issue] with a specific interest in the interest in the litigation in question"
  11. Section 1981 - Equal rights under the law

    42 U.S.C. § 1981   Cited 33,195 times   183 Legal Analyses
    Granting equal rights to "make and enforce contracts" without regard to race
  12. Section 201 - Short title

    29 U.S.C. § 201   Cited 17,704 times   91 Legal Analyses
    Setting fourteen as the minimum age for most non-agricultural work
  13. Section 296 - Unlawful discriminatory practices

    N.Y. Exec. Law § 296   Cited 4,108 times   19 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting discrimination because of "sexual orientation, ... sex," etc.