59 Cited authorities

  1. Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Allapattah Services, Inc.

    545 U.S. 546 (2005)   Cited 3,375 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the supplemental jurisdiction statute permits the exercise of diversity jurisdiction over additional plaintiffs who fail to satisfy the minimum amount-in-controversy requirement, as long as the other elements of diversity jurisdiction are present and at least one named plaintiff does satisfy the amount-in-controversy requirement
  2. Oncale v. Sundowner Offshore Servs., Inc.

    523 U.S. 75 (1998)   Cited 4,613 times   47 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "[w]hatever evidentiary route the plaintiff chooses to follow, he or she must always prove that the conduct at issue was not merely tinged with offensive . . . connotations"
  3. Connecticut Nat. Bank v. Germain

    503 U.S. 249 (1992)   Cited 2,396 times   8 Legal Analyses
    Holding that § 1292 applies also to bankruptcy jurisdiction and is not displaced by § 158(d)
  4. Department of Interior v. Klamath Water Users Prot. A.

    532 U.S. 1 (2001)   Cited 895 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the determination that records are not inter- or intra-agency "rules out any application of Exemption 5"
  5. Gwaltney v. Chesapeake Bay Foundation

    484 U.S. 49 (1987)   Cited 873 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Holding that jurisdiction is established "when the citizen-plaintiffs make a good-faith allegation of continuous or intermittent violation"
  6. Perrin v. United States

    444 U.S. 37 (1979)   Cited 975 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that commercial bribery falls under the definition of bribery under the Travel Act, which was passed nine years before RICO was enacted
  7. John Doe Agency v. John Doe Corp.

    493 U.S. 146 (1989)   Cited 488 times
    Holding that records originally assembled for other purposes can come within Exemption 7 if subsequently compiled for law enforcement purposes
  8. Fleming v. Pickard

    581 F.3d 922 (9th Cir. 2009)   Cited 568 times
    Holding that judgment on the pleadings is properly granted “when there is no issue of material fact in dispute, and the moving party is entitled to judgment as a matter of law”
  9. Conroy v. Aniskoff

    507 U.S. 511 (1993)   Cited 210 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that § 205 suspends for the duration of military service the running of time in which title to property can be redeemed under state law
  10. Roman Catholic Archbishop of Portland in Oregon v. Various Tort Claimants

    661 F.3d 417 (9th Cir. 2011)   Cited 345 times
    Holding that Bankruptcy Court erred in not granting motion to strike allegations of sexual abuse
  11. Rule 12 - Defenses and Objections: When and How Presented; Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings; Consolidating Motions; Waiving Defenses; Pretrial Hearing

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 12   Cited 272,120 times   788 Legal Analyses
    Granting the court discretion to exclude matters outside the pleadings presented to the court in defense of a motion to dismiss
  12. Section 1251 - Congressional declaration of goals and policy

    33 U.S.C. § 1251   Cited 3,252 times   52 Legal Analyses
    Designating the Administrator of the EPA to "administer this chapter"
  13. Section 1365 - Citizen suits

    33 U.S.C. § 1365   Cited 1,950 times   24 Legal Analyses
    Granting Administrator right to intervene in citizen suits
  14. Section 1311 - Effluent limitations

    33 U.S.C. § 1311   Cited 1,791 times   37 Legal Analyses
    Imposing general prohibition on "the discharge of any pollutant by any person"
  15. Section 1342 - National pollutant discharge elimination system

    33 U.S.C. § 1342   Cited 1,325 times   37 Legal Analyses
    Granting EPA the authority to require a permit for such discharges
  16. Section 1362 - Definitions

    33 U.S.C. § 1362   Cited 1,058 times   67 Legal Analyses
    Defining “pollutant” to include “rock”
  17. Section 122.3 - Exclusions

    40 C.F.R. § 122.3   Cited 63 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Excepting "introduction of pollutants from non point-source agricultural and silvicultural activities"