59 Cited authorities

  1. Hertz Corp. v. Friend

    559 U.S. 77 (2010)   Cited 4,287 times   30 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a corporation's principal place of business is “the place where a corporation's officers direct, control, and coordinate the corporation's activities”
  2. Carden v. Arkoma Associates

    494 U.S. 185 (1990)   Cited 2,490 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Holding that limited partnerships are deemed citizens of every state where any partner resides
  3. Wachovia Bank v. Schmidt

    546 U.S. 303 (2006)   Cited 1,102 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, for diversity jurisdiction purposes, a national bank is located in the state where it has its main office, not in every state where it has branch offices
  4. Frederico v. Home Depot

    507 F.3d 188 (3d Cir. 2007)   Cited 2,239 times   8 Legal Analyses
    Holding a dismissal order "without prejudice" was a final order because the plaintiff elected to stand on her original complaint rather than amend or refile it
  5. Navarro Sav. Assn. v. Lee

    446 U.S. 458 (1980)   Cited 1,163 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that trustees who were "real parties in interest" could invoke diversity jurisdiction on the basis of their own citizenships, in the absence of allegations of sham or collusion to manufacture diversity jurisdiction
  6. Zambelli Fireworks Mfg. v. Wood

    592 F.3d 412 (3d Cir. 2010)   Cited 1,377 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that for purposes of diversity jurisdiction, “the citizenship of an LLC is determined by the citizenship of its members”
  7. Harvey v. Grey Wolf

    542 F.3d 1077 (5th Cir. 2008)   Cited 1,285 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the citizenship of a limited liability company is determined by the citizenship of its members
  8. Hicklin Eng'g, L.C. v. Bartell

    439 F.3d 346 (7th Cir. 2006)   Cited 544 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the district court acted properly in awarding Rule 37(c) fees for work done filing and briefing a motion for attorney fees
  9. Central West Virginia Energy v. Mountain State

    636 F.3d 101 (4th Cir. 2011)   Cited 452 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that diversity jurisdiction "requires complete diversity among parties, meaning that the citizenship of every plaintiff must be different from the citizenship of every defendant"
  10. Holland Am. Line Inc. v. Wärtsilä N. Am., Inc.

    485 F.3d 450 (9th Cir. 2007)   Cited 503 times
    Holding that forum selection clauses applied to non-signatories because larger contract involved transactions that included non-signatories
  11. Section 1332 - Diversity of citizenship; amount in controversy; costs

    28 U.S.C. § 1332   Cited 112,550 times   572 Legal Analyses
    Holding district court has jurisdiction over action between diverse citizens "where the matter in controversy exceeds the sum or value of $75,000"
  12. Section 1291 - Final decisions of district courts

    28 U.S.C. § 1291   Cited 89,423 times   139 Legal Analyses
    Granting jurisdiction to the courts of appeals from final decisions of federal district courts "except where a direct review may be had in the Supreme Court"
  13. Section 1441 - Removal of civil actions

    28 U.S.C. § 1441   Cited 50,519 times   151 Legal Analyses
    Holding that “[a]ny civil action of which the district courts have original jurisdiction founded on a claim or right arising under the ... laws of the United States shall be removable without regard to the citizenship or residence of the parties.”
  14. Section 1447 - Procedure after removal generally

    28 U.S.C. § 1447   Cited 33,438 times   110 Legal Analyses
    Holding that with exceptions not relevant here, "[a]n order remanding a case to the State court from which it was removed is not reviewable on appeal or otherwise"
  15. Section 1292 - Interlocutory decisions

    28 U.S.C. § 1292   Cited 22,441 times   197 Legal Analyses
    Granting appellate jurisdiction over certain types of interlocutory orders
  16. Section 1453 - Removal of class actions

    28 U.S.C. § 1453   Cited 1,362 times   109 Legal Analyses
    Providing discretion to hear an appeal from a remand order
  17. Section 1348 - Banking association as party

    28 U.S.C. § 1348   Cited 631 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Granting federal district courts original jurisdiction over matters involving any national banking association
  18. Section 18-402 - Management of limited liability company

    Del. Code tit. 6 § 18-402   Cited 48 times
    Describing LLC member management
  19. Section 805 ILCS 180/15-1 - Management of limited liability company

    805 ILCS 180/15-1   Cited 31 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Defining managing member as having "rights in the management and conduct of the company's business"
  20. Section 18-214 - Conversion of certain entities to a limited liability company

    Del. Code tit. 6 § 18-214   Cited 19 times
    Allowing certain entities to convert to an LLC