16 Cited authorities

  1. Trbovich v. Mine Workers

    404 U.S. 528 (1972)   Cited 798 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a union member's interest was not adequately represented by the Secretary of Labor because the Secretary had a "duty to serve two distinct interests, which are related, but not identical:" that of the individual union member and that of the general public
  2. Roeder v. Islamic Republic of Iran

    333 F.3d 228 (D.C. Cir. 2003)   Cited 176 times
    Holding that, pursuant to the reasoning of Transaero, "the Ministry of Foreign Affairs must be treated as the state of Iran itself rather than as its agent"
  3. Fund for Animals, Inc. v. Norton

    322 F.3d 728 (D.C. Cir. 2003)   Cited 151 times
    Holding the standards for constitutional standing and the second factor of the test for intervention as of right are the same
  4. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. National Children's Center, Inc.

    146 F.3d 1042 (D.C. Cir. 1998)   Cited 153 times
    Holding that "third parties may be allowed to permissively intervene under Rule 24(b) for the limited purpose of seeking access to materials that have been shielded from public view either by seal or by a protective order"
  5. Dimond v. District of Columbia

    792 F.2d 179 (D.C. Cir. 1986)   Cited 120 times
    Holding that an insurance company could intervene as a defendant under Rule 24 in part because the government could not be expected “to make the same legal arguments that [the company] would make”
  6. Jones v. Prince George's County, Maryland

    348 F.3d 1014 (D.C. Cir. 2003)   Cited 60 times
    Holding that a daughter of a shooting victim had Article III standing to pursue a wrongful death claim because "the shooting deprived [her] of her father's financial and emotional support, the shooting indisputably caused her loss, and a favorable decision would remedy this injury"
  7. Donnell v. United States

    682 F.2d 240 (D.C. Cir. 1982)   Cited 111 times
    Holding that fees should not be awarded under the Voting Rights Act fee-shifting provision where an intervenor entering the litigation on behalf of the Justice Department contributes “nothing of substance in producing th[e] outcome” of the litigation
  8. Columbus-America Dis. v. Atlantic Mut. Ins. Co.

    974 F.2d 450 (4th Cir. 1992)   Cited 67 times
    Upholding in rem jurisdiction over wreck 160 miles offshore based on tender of items recovered to court and salvor's recovery operations
  9. Beauregard, Inc. v. Sword Services LLC

    107 F.3d 351 (5th Cir. 1997)   Cited 48 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that even when a single litigant advances the cost of maintenance, all claimants are eventually required to share in such cost
  10. Sierra Club v. Van Antwerp

    523 F. Supp. 2d 5 (D.D.C. 2007)   Cited 27 times
    Granting “a strong presumption in favor of the chosen forum” where “[o]f the five plaintiffs that filed suit ... at least one ... has its headquarters in the District of Columbia, and is thus clearly a resident of this District”
  11. Rule 24 - Intervention

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 24   Cited 7,807 times   25 Legal Analyses
    Granting the right of intervention to qualifying persons "unless existing parties adequately represent" them
  12. Section 530D - Report on enforcement of laws

    28 U.S.C. § 530D   Cited 8 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Requiring Attorney General to report to Congress a decision to refrain from defending the constitutionality of a federal statute or not to appeal an adverse determination thereof