76 Cited authorities

  1. Ashcroft v. Iqbal

    556 U.S. 662 (2009)   Cited 174,901 times   246 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a complaint's allegations must "allow[] the court to draw the reasonable inference that the defendant is liable for the misconduct alleged"
  2. Bell Atl. Corp. v Twombly

    550 U.S. 544 (2007)   Cited 192,089 times   329 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a complaint must contain sufficient facts to "state a claim to relief that is plausible on its face"
  3. BMW of North America, Inc. v. Gore

    517 U.S. 559 (1996)   Cited 2,471 times   42 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a $2 million punitive damages award was "grossly excessive" and therefore exceeded the constitutional limit
  4. Holmes v. Securities Investor Protection Corp.

    503 U.S. 258 (1992)   Cited 1,409 times   4 Legal Analyses
    Holding that where a fraudulent scheme directly harmed stock-brokers by causing stock prices to plummet, creditors to the stockbrokers could not show proximate causation because their injury was "purely contingent" on the harm to the brokers
  5. Oshana v. Coca-Cola Co.

    472 F.3d 506 (7th Cir. 2006)   Cited 703 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the typicality requirement was not satisfied where the plaintiff's proposed class "include[d] people who knew fountain Diet Coke contained saccharin and bought it anyway" when the plaintiff "claim[ed] she was deceived and injured"
  6. Rubio v. Capital One Bank

    613 F.3d 1195 (9th Cir. 2010)   Cited 340 times
    Holding that closing a credit card account and losing the credit extended by the bank and/or keeping an account open and accepting a higher APR would result in economic injury sufficient for UCL standing
  7. Chaset v. Fleer/Skybox International, LP

    300 F.3d 1083 (9th Cir. 2002)   Cited 338 times
    Holding no "injury to property" under RICO
  8. Yeftich v. Navistar, Inc.

    722 F.3d 911 (7th Cir. 2013)   Cited 236 times
    Affirming Rule 12(b) dismissal of unfair representation claim
  9. Peterson v. Cellco Partnership

    164 Cal.App.4th 1583 (Cal. Ct. App. 2008)   Cited 240 times
    Holding that plaintiffs who challenged sales commissions on insurance policies but did not allege that "they could have bought the same insurance for a lower price either directly from the insurer or from a licensed agent" could not "show they suffered actual economic injury"
  10. Hall v. Time Inc.

    158 Cal.App.4th 847 (Cal. Ct. App. 2008)   Cited 200 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a plaintiff has standing under the UCL "only if he or she 'has suffered injury in fact,' and 'has lost money or property as a result of the unfair competition'"
  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 246,855 times   651 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 17200

    Cal. Bus. and Prof'l. Code § 17200   Cited 12,561 times   249 Legal Analyses
    Prohibiting unlawful business practices
  13. Section 815 ILCS 505/1

    815 ILCS 505/1   Cited 1,859 times   12 Legal Analyses
    Defining "consumer" as "any person who purchases or contracts for the purchase of merchandise not for resale in the ordinary course of his trade or business but for his use or that of a member of his household"
  14. Section 815 ILCS 505/2

    815 ILCS 505/2   Cited 1,219 times   12 Legal Analyses
    Banning unfair or deceptive acts
  15. Section 17204

    Cal. Bus. and Prof'l. Code § 17204   Cited 1,131 times   11 Legal Analyses
    Standing under the UCL requires plaintiff's injury to occur "as a result of" defendant's misconduct
  16. Section 319

    Cal. Pen. Code § 319   Cited 38 times

    A lottery is any scheme for the disposal or distribution of property by chance, among persons who have paid or promised to pay any valuable consideration for the chance of obtaining such property or a portion of it, or for any share or any interest in such property, upon any agreement, understanding, or expectation that it is to be distributed or disposed of by lot or chance, whether called a lottery, raffle, or gift enterprise, or by whatever name the same may be known. Ca. Pen. Code § 319

  17. Section 330b

    Cal. Pen. Code § 330b   Cited 22 times   5 Legal Analyses

    (a) It is unlawful for any person to manufacture, repair, own, store, possess, sell, rent, lease, let on shares, lend or give away, transport, or expose for sale or lease, or to offer to repair, sell, rent, lease, let on shares, lend or give away, or permit the operation, placement, maintenance, or keeping of, in any place, room, space, or building owned, leased, or occupied, managed, or controlled by that person, any slot machine or device, as defined in this section. It is unlawful for any person

  18. Section 720 ILCS 5/28-8 - Gambling losses recoverable

    720 ILCS 5/28-8   Cited 19 times   4 Legal Analyses

    (a) Any person who by gambling shall lose to any other person, any sum of money or thing of value, amounting to the sum of $50 or more and shall pay or deliver the same or any part thereof, may sue for and recover the money or other thing of value, so lost and paid or delivered, in a civil action against the winner thereof, with costs, in the circuit court. No person who accepts from another person for transmission, and transmits, either in his own name or in the name of such other person, any order

  19. Section 432.203 - Casino gaming authorized

    Mich. Comp. Laws § 432.203   Cited 11 times

    (1) Casino gaming is authorized to the extent that it is conducted in accordance with this act. (2) Except as provided in subsection (5), this act does not apply to any of the following: (a) The pari-mutuel system of wagering used or intended to be used in connection with race meetings as authorized under the horse racing law of 1995, 1995 PA 279, MCL 431.301 to 431.336. (b) Lottery games authorized under the McCauley-Traxler-Law-Bowman-McNeely lottery act, 1972 PA 239, MCL 432.1 to 432.47. (c) Bingo

  20. Section 320

    Cal. Pen. Code § 320   Cited 9 times

    Every person who contrives, prepares, sets up, proposes, or draws any lottery, is guilty of a misdemeanor. Ca. Pen. Code § 320