8 Cited authorities

  1. Steel Co. v. Citizens for Better Env't

    523 U.S. 83 (1998)   Cited 10,678 times   15 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a court "act ultra vires" when it assumes "hypothetical jurisdiction" in order to rule on the merits
  2. Franchise Tax Bd. v. Laborers Vacation Trust

    463 U.S. 1 (1983)   Cited 10,417 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a case may not be removed to federal court on the basis of a preemption defense even where "both parties admit that the defense is the only question truly at issue in the case"
  3. Vivid Technologies v. American Science

    200 F.3d 795 (Fed. Cir. 1999)   Cited 729 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that party opposing summary judgment must show either that movant has not established its entitlement to judgment on the undisputed facts or that material issues of fact require resolution by trial
  4. Ches. Ohio Ry. v. Cockrell

    232 U.S. 146 (1914)   Cited 458 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding where asserted deficiency pertained to both non-diverse and diverse defendants, said deficiency did not support showing of fraudulent joinder, because deficiency "manifestly went to the merits of the action as an entirety, and not to the joinder"
  5. First American Casino v. Eastern Pequot Nation

    175 F. Supp. 2d 205 (D. Conn. 2000)   Cited 10 times

    No. 3:97CV846 (RNC). May 10, 2000. C. George Kanabis, Matthew G. Berger, Kanabis Houle, New London, CT, for plaintiff. Robert D. Tobin, Rita Provatas, Tobin, Carberry, O'Malley, Riley Selinger, New London, CT, John M. Peebles, Monteau, Peebles, Evans Marks, Washington, DC, for defendant. RULING AND ORDER CHATIGNY, District Judge. This is a breach of contract case that is here on removal from the Connecticut Superior Court. The case involves a gaming management contract entered into by the defendant

  6. Rule 6 - Computing and Extending Time; Time for Motion Papers

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 6   Cited 48,064 times   24 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "if the last day [of a period] is a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, the period continues to run until the end of the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday."
  7. Section 42-110a - Definitions

    Conn. Gen. Stat. § 42-110a   Cited 974 times   7 Legal Analyses

    As used in this chapter: (1) "Commissioner" means the Commissioner of Consumer Protection; (2) "Documentary material" means the original or a copy of a book, record, report, memorandum, paper, communication, tabulation, map, chart, photograph, mechanical transcription, or other tangible document or recording, wherever situate; (3) "Person" means a natural person, corporation, limited liability company, trust, partnership, incorporated or unincorporated association, and any other legal entity; (4)

  8. Section 7901 - Findings; purposes

    15 U.S.C. § 7901   Cited 82 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Stating that a purpose of the PLCAA is to immunize the gun industry “for the harm solely caused by the criminal or unlawful misuse of firearm products or ammunition products by others when the product functioned as designed and intended”