8 Cited authorities

  1. Young v. Gordon

    330 F.3d 76 (1st Cir. 2003)   Cited 145 times
    Holding that “a time-specific order was not cured by subsequent compliance at [the party's] leisure”
  2. Jones v. Winnepesaukee Realty

    990 F.2d 1 (1st Cir. 1993)   Cited 163 times
    Affirming monetary sanctions imposed on plaintiffs and detailing their failures to comply with a number of court orders
  3. Tower Ventures, Inc. v. City of Westfield

    296 F.3d 43 (1st Cir. 2002)   Cited 125 times
    Holding that dismissal with prejudice was warranted as a sanction for the plaintiff's violation of the court's scheduling orders, even if the defendants were not prejudiced by noncompliance, because the plaintiff repeatedly missed court-imposed deadlines without sufficient explanation
  4. Rosario-Diaz v. Gonzalez

    140 F.3d 312 (1st Cir. 1998)   Cited 136 times
    Holding that case management-related decisions are generally reviewed for an abuse of discretion
  5. Figueroa Ruiz v. Alegria

    896 F.2d 645 (1st Cir. 1990)   Cited 164 times
    Finding that district court need not consider lesser sanctions where a party is "guilty not only of simple delay but of disobedience of a court order as well"
  6. Robson v. Hallenbeck

    81 F.3d 1 (1st Cir. 1996)   Cited 75 times
    Denying defendants' appeal of the district court's denial of their motion to dismiss, judgment on the pleadings, and for summary judgment, stating "[t]he denial of the defendants' motion is not independently appealable as a final order."
  7. Cosme Nieves v. Deshler

    826 F.2d 1 (1st Cir. 1987)   Cited 71 times

    No. 86-2032. Heard May 8, 1987. August 14, 1987. Samuel C. Vazquez Matias with whom Hector L. Marquez, San Juan, P.R. was on brief for appellants. Fidel A. Sevillano Del Rio, Asst. U.S. Atty., with whom Daniel F. Lopez Romo, U.S. Atty., Hato Rey, P.R., was on brief for appellees. Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico. Before BREYER and TORRUELLA, Circuit Judges, and CAFFREY, Senior District Judge. Of the District of Massachusetts, sitting by designation. TORRUELLA

  8. Top Entertainment Inc. v. Ortega

    285 F.3d 115 (1st Cir. 2002)   Cited 29 times
    In Top Entm't Inc. v. Ortega, 285 F.3d 115 (1st Cir. 2002), this court addressed plaintiffs' appeal from that dismissal for failure to comply with the Initial Scheduling Order. This court noted that plaintiffs had made a complete about-face in the district court from the position stated in their complaint when they belatedly attempted to revise their allegations in response to the court's order to show cause.