7 Cited authorities

  1. Colorado River Water Cons. Dist. v. U.S.

    424 U.S. 800 (1976)   Cited 7,200 times   11 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, in limited circumstances, federal courts should abstain from deciding a case when there are related proceedings pending in state court
  2. Landis v. North American Co.

    299 U.S. 248 (1936)   Cited 6,290 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a decision to stay proceedings "calls for the exercise of judgment, which must weigh competing interests and maintain an even balance"
  3. Kerotest Mfg. Co. v. C-O-Two Co.

    342 U.S. 180 (1952)   Cited 1,028 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Upholding stay
  4. I.A. Durbin, Inc. v. Jefferson Nat. Bank

    793 F.2d 1541 (11th Cir. 1986)   Cited 291 times
    Holding that collateral estoppel applies only where the antecedent judgment was a final judgment
  5. Ridge Gold Standard Liquors v. Joseph E. Seagram

    572 F. Supp. 1210 (N.D. Ill. 1983)   Cited 108 times
    Stating that a suit in one federal court that involves the same claims, parties and relief as a case pending in another federal court may be dismissed as duplicative
  6. Moore v. Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories

    236 F. Supp. 2d 509 (D. Md. 2002)   Cited 32 times
    Granting a stay because "it furthers the goals of judicial economy and consistency"
  7. Hertz Corporation v. Gator Corporation

    250 F. Supp. 2d 421 (D.N.J. 2003)   Cited 18 times
    Holding the moving party bears the burden of demonstrating a "clear case of hardship or inequity, if there is even a fair possibility that the stay would work damage on another party"