July 6, 2012
- 170A Federal Civil Procedure
- 170AXX Sanctions
- 170AXX(B) Grounds for Imposition
- 170Ak2767 Unwarranted, Groundless or Frivolous Papers or Claims
- 170Ak2790 k. Interposition for Improper Purpose.
Copyright infringement plaintiffs whose correspondence and submissions were replete with references to opposing counsel as “Laurel and Hardy” were subject to sanctions of $3,500; comments were intended to harass.
Novak v. Nat’l Broad. Co., Inc., 779 F. Supp. 1428 (S.D.N.Y. 1992)
Suggested by Adam Lockhart, Principal Attorney Editor, Westlaw