39 Cited authorities

  1. Montana v. United States

    440 U.S. 147 (1979)   Cited 3,190 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "once an issue is actually and necessarily determined by a court of competent jurisdiction, that determination is conclusive in subsequent suits based on a different cause of action involving a party to the prior litigation"
  2. Owens v. Kaiser Found. Health Plan, Inc.

    244 F.3d 708 (9th Cir. 2001)   Cited 1,465 times
    Holding that defendant was not estopped from raising untimely res judicata defense
  3. Tahoe-Sierra Preservation Council, Inc. v. Tahoe Regional Planning Agency

    322 F.3d 1064 (9th Cir. 2003)   Cited 606 times
    Holding that a new claim is subject to res judicata if the new claim could have been brought in the earlier suit
  4. Headwaters Inc. v. U.S. Forest Service

    399 F.3d 1047 (9th Cir. 2005)   Cited 459 times
    Holding that "parallel legal interests alone, identical or otherwise, are not sufficient to establish privity"
  5. Mpoyo v. Litton Electro-Optical Systems

    430 F.3d 985 (9th Cir. 2005)   Cited 279 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that two suits "relate[d] to the same set of facts" because they both concerned "the events leading to [the plaintiff's] termination"
  6. Costantini v. Trans World Airlines

    681 F.2d 1199 (9th Cir. 1982)   Cited 518 times
    Holding that "a federal court sitting in diversity must apply the res judicata law of the state in which it sits"
  7. Clements v. Airport Authority of Washoe County

    69 F.3d 321 (9th Cir. 1995)   Cited 269 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a public employee must be given an opportunity for a hearing before she can be deprived of a constitutionally protected property interest
  8. Calnetics Corp. v. Volkswagen of America

    429 U.S. 940 (1976)   Cited 151 times

    Nos. 76-214, 76-379. November 8, 1976. C.A. 9th Cir. Certiorari denied. Reported below: 532 F. 2d 674.

  9. Manufactured Home Com. v. City of San Jose

    420 F.3d 1022 (9th Cir. 2005)   Cited 187 times
    Holding that federal courts look to state law to determine the preclusive effect of a state court judgment
  10. Western Systems, Inc. v. Ulloa

    958 F.2d 864 (9th Cir. 1992)   Cited 221 times
    Holding that "[t]he test for whether a subsequent action is barred is whether it arises from the same transaction, or series of transactions as the original action"
  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 270,437 times   785 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 1331 - Federal question

    28 U.S.C. § 1331   Cited 84,540 times   110 Legal Analyses
    Finding that in order to invoke federal question jurisdiction, a plaintiff's claims must arise "under the Constitution, laws, or treaties of the United States."
  13. Rule 41 - Dismissal of Actions

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 41   Cited 72,998 times   111 Legal Analyses
    Holding that such dismissal "operates as an adjudication on the merits"
  14. Section 2000e-2 - Unlawful employment practices

    42 U.S.C. § 2000e-2   Cited 24,736 times   147 Legal Analyses
    Providing that an employer is liable if an employee establishes that a protected characteristic was a motivating factor in an employment action
  15. Section 2000e-5 - Enforcement provisions

    42 U.S.C. § 2000e-5   Cited 24,265 times   126 Legal Analyses
    Holding charges must be made in writing, under oath, and contain all information as the Commission requires
  16. Section 1988 - Proceedings in vindication of civil rights

    42 U.S.C. § 1988   Cited 19,149 times   36 Legal Analyses
    Finding that 28 U.S.C. § 1920 defines the term "costs" as used in Rule 54(d) and enumerates the expenses that a federal court may tax as a cost under the discretionary authority granted in Rule 54(d)
  17. Section 2000e-3 - Other unlawful employment practices

    42 U.S.C. § 2000e-3   Cited 12,630 times   42 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting retaliation against employees who "oppos[e] any [unlawful] practice"
  18. Section 12112 - Discrimination

    42 U.S.C. § 12112   Cited 11,577 times   153 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing failure to accommodate as form of discrimination
  19. Section 794 - Nondiscrimination under Federal grants and programs

    29 U.S.C. § 794   Cited 10,514 times   26 Legal Analyses
    Adopting ADA standards for Rehabilitation Act claims
  20. Section 12111 - Definitions

    42 U.S.C. § 12111   Cited 7,005 times   56 Legal Analyses
    Adopting the definition of "person" in 42 U.S.C. § 2000e for purposes of Title I of the ADA
  21. Section 1601.28 - Notice of right to sue: Procedure and authority

    29 C.F.R. § 1601.28   Cited 492 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Describing exception to usual proceeding of terminating investigation upon issuance of notice of right-to-sue