6 Cited authorities

  1. Rycoline Products, Inc. v. C W Unlimited

    109 F.3d 883 (3d Cir. 1997)   Cited 406 times
    Holding that a motion to dismiss that relies on an entire-controversy defense not appearing on the face of the complaint must be denied without prejudice or converted to a motion for summary judgment under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(d)
  2. O'Neil v. Bergan

    452 A.2d 337 (D.C. 1982)   Cited 92 times
    Holding that “allowing the statute of limitations to run on the client's claim” is an example of obvious malpractice that does not require expert testimony to establish a standard of care
  3. Wagner v. Sellinger

    847 A.2d 1151 (D.C. 2004)   Cited 29 times
    Holding that the plaintiff could not "articulate any injury that could yield ascertainable damages"
  4. Chase v. Gilbert

    499 A.2d 1203 (D.C. 1985)   Cited 50 times
    Stating that modifications to an attorney-client contract are "presumptively invalid" and that the burden is on the attorney "to demonstrate the fairness of the contract"
  5. Perez v. Goldin

    360 F. Supp. 2d 12 (D.D.C. 2003)   Cited 5 times
    Applying an objective reasonableness standard in determining whether the plaintiff entered into an agreement under duress
  6. Section 1154 - Procedure for granting immigrant status

    8 U.S.C. § 1154   Cited 889 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Granting the Secretary of Homeland Security "sole and unreviewable discretion" to determine whether a petitioner poses "no risk" to the petition's beneficiary