32 Cited authorities

  1. Volkswagenwerk Aktiengesellschaft v. Schlunk

    486 U.S. 694 (1988)   Cited 860 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a state law permitting a foreign corporation to be served domestically through its U.S. subsidiary did not implicate the Hague Service Convention
  2. Rio Properties, Inc. v. Rio Intern. Interlink

    284 F.3d 1007 (9th Cir. 2002)   Cited 1,439 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding website-operator defendant's magazine advertisements supported the exercise of jurisdiction where defendant also ran local radio advertisements
  3. Lerner v. Fleet Bank, N.A.

    459 F.3d 273 (2d Cir. 2006)   Cited 1,186 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that an aiding and abetting claim under New York law requires "an allegation that such defendant had actual knowledge of the breach of duty"
  4. Old Republic Ins. v. Pacific Financial Services

    301 F.3d 54 (2d Cir. 2002)   Cited 331 times
    Holding that hearing was unnecessary where sworn affidavit did not refute "specific facts" established by process server
  5. Connecticut Nat. Bank v. Fluor Corp.

    808 F.2d 957 (2d Cir. 1987)   Cited 225 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the plaintiff did not have to plead scienter in a fraud case with "great specificity"
  6. In GLG Life Tech Corp. Securities Litigation

    287 F.R.D. 262 (S.D.N.Y. 2012)   Cited 74 times
    Holding service on a corporation's counsel was "certain to apprise [the chairman and chief executive officer of the corporation] of the pendency of th[e] action" against the chairman
  7. Joseph v. Office of Consulate Gen. of Nigeria

    830 F.2d 1018 (9th Cir. 1987)   Cited 138 times
    Holding that "waiver exception should be applied" when "an agreement contemplates adjudication of a dispute by the United States courts" or "a contract specifically states that the laws of a jurisdiction within the United States are to govern the transaction"
  8. National Development Co. v. Triad Holding Corp.

    930 F.2d 253 (2d Cir. 1991)   Cited 107 times
    Holding that one of the twelve or so homes throughout the world among which the individual defendant divided his time constitutes a "dwelling house or usual place of abode" for purposes of service of process, even though that home is not the defendant's principal domicile and even though he may spend comparatively little time there
  9. Dupont, Glore Forgan v. Chen

    41 N.Y.2d 794 (N.Y. 1977)   Cited 136 times
    Interpreting Section 308
  10. Karlsson v. Rabinowitz

    318 F.2d 666 (4th Cir. 1963)   Cited 200 times
    Holding that service was proper where a copy of the summons and complaint was left with the defendant's wife at the defendant's Maryland house, in which the defendant had lived before moving ahead of his family to Arizona, where he had purchased a house intending never to return to Maryland and to move his family to Arizona, noting that the service was sufficient to satisfy the requirements of service at the defendant's “dwelling house or usual place of abode” where the service succeeded in actually apprising him of the lawsuit
  11. Rule 4 - Summons

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 4   Cited 68,513 times   121 Legal Analyses
    Holding that if defendant is not served within 90 days after the complaint is filed, the court—on a motion, or on its own following notice to the plaintiff—must dismiss the action without prejudice against that defendant or order that service be made by a certain time
  12. Rule 9 - Pleading Special Matters

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 9   Cited 38,822 times   316 Legal Analyses
    Permitting "[m]alice, intent, knowledge, and other conditions of a person's mind [to] be alleged generally"
  13. Section 1101 - Definitions

    8 U.S.C. § 1101   Cited 16,325 times   91 Legal Analyses
    Finding notice and comment rulemaking is required for the agency's interim rule recognizing fear of coercive family practices as basis for refugee status
  14. Section 308 - Personal service upon a natural person

    N.Y. CPLR 308   Cited 5,131 times
    Providing for "nail and mail" service and for service "in such manner as the court, upon motion without notice, directs, if service is impracticable under paragraphs one, two and four of this section"
  15. Section 11 - Serving civil process on Sunday

    N.Y. Gen. Bus. Law § 11   Cited 35 times
    Governing the business of employment agencies