58 Cited authorities

  1. Ashcroft v. Iqbal

    556 U.S. 662 (2009)   Cited 195,191 times   262 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the sufficiency of the allegations is a legal question so appellate courts have jurisdiction to consider it on appeal from denial of qualified immunity
  2. Bell Atl. Corp. v. Twombly

    550 U.S. 544 (2007)   Cited 209,562 times   342 Legal Analyses
    Holding that conclusory allegations that the defendants acted unlawfully were insufficient to state a claim
  3. Lujan v. Defs. of Wildlife

    504 U.S. 555 (1992)   Cited 21,997 times   122 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a sufficient specification of when the injury in fact will occur is necessary
  4. In re Burlington Coat Factory

    114 F.3d 1410 (3d Cir. 1997)   Cited 6,157 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a court may consider a "document integral to or explicitly relied upon in the complaint" when deciding a motion to dismiss
  5. Yocca v. Pittsburgh Steelers Sports, Inc.

    578 Pa. 479 (Pa. 2004)   Cited 402 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that an integration clause is a "clear sign" that a writing represents the entire agreement between the parties
  6. Dayhoff Inc. v. H.J. Heinz Co.

    86 F.3d 1287 (3d Cir. 1996)   Cited 429 times
    Holding that a sister corporation that did not sign an arbitration agreement could not be bound by the agreement, but noting that if the "corporation's interests were directly related to, if not predicated upon, the [signatory's] conduct," the corporation would have been subject to agreement
  7. Nasim v. Warden

    516 U.S. 1177 (1996)   Cited 139 times

    No. 95-7419. March 18, 1996. ORDER C.A. 4th Cir. Certiorari denied. Reported below: 64 F. 3d 951.

  8. Hunt v. U.S. Tobacco Co.

    538 F.3d 217 (3d Cir. 2008)   Cited 276 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that private plaintiffs pursuing claims under "all substantive sections of the Consumer Protection Law, fraud-based or not," must prove justifiable reliance
  9. Kelley v. Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.

    642 F. Supp. 2d 1048 (N.D. Cal. 2009)   Cited 244 times
    Finding plaintiffs' claims preempted by HOLA and stating that plaintiffs "must reframe them in terms of HOLA violations and show that the statute provides a private right of action for the alleged violations"
  10. Bortz v. Noon

    556 Pa. 489 (Pa. 1999)   Cited 300 times
    Adopting Restatement (Second) Torts § 552
  11. Section 541 - Property of the estate

    11 U.S.C. § 541   Cited 13,127 times   48 Legal Analyses
    Providing that property for which the debtor holds legal title alone is "property of the estate" to the extent of that legal title
  12. Section 1601 - Congressional findings and declaration of purpose

    15 U.S.C. § 1601   Cited 7,409 times   39 Legal Analyses
    Explaining that TILA's disclosure requirements exist “so that the consumer will be able to compare more readily the various credit terms available to him and avoid the uninformed use of credit”
  13. Section 1640 - Civil liability

    15 U.S.C. § 1640   Cited 4,670 times   22 Legal Analyses
    Holding "any creditor who fails to comply" liable, with creditors defined within § 1602(g) as persons
  14. Section 1635 - Right of rescission as to certain transactions

    15 U.S.C. § 1635   Cited 3,112 times   26 Legal Analyses
    Granting consumers the right to rescind
  15. Section 554 - Abandonment of property of the estate

    11 U.S.C. § 554   Cited 2,355 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Providing that property that isn't administered and is not abandoned remains the property of the estate
  16. Section 701 - Interim trustee

    11 U.S.C. § 701   Cited 1,827 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Explaining that U.S. Trustee "shall appoint one disinterested person ... to serve as interim trustee in the case "
  17. Section 1602 - Definitions and rules of construction

    15 U.S.C. § 1602   Cited 1,739 times   11 Legal Analyses
    Granting Federal Reserve authority to issue rules to carry out the CARD Act
  18. Section 323 - Role and capacity of trustee

    11 U.S.C. § 323   Cited 1,167 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Stating trustee is representative of estate, with capacity to sue and be sued
  19. Section 1639 - Requirements for certain mortgages

    15 U.S.C. § 1639   Cited 942 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Providing that " mortgage . . . may not include terms under which the outstanding principal balance will increase at any time over the course of the loan because the regular periodic payments do not cover the full amount of interest due."
  20. Section 1639a - Duty of servicers of residential mortgages

    15 U.S.C. § 1639a   Cited 13 times
    Referring to “guidelines issued by the Secretary of the Treasury or his designee”
  21. Section 226.23 - Right of rescission

    12 C.F.R. § 226.23   Cited 1,190 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Granting extended right to cancel to "consumers" in the event of nondisclosures
  22. Section 226.2 - Definitions and rules of construction

    12 C.F.R. § 226.2   Cited 848 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Defining "consumer credit"