Summary judgment

November 8, 2012

  • 170A FEDERAL CIVIL PROCEDURE
  • 170AXVII Judgment
  • 170AXVII(C) Summary Judgment
  • 170AXVII(C)1 In General
  • 170A2465 Matters Affecting Right to Judgment
  • 170Ak2470 k. Absence of genuine issue of fact in general.

170A FEDERAL CIVIL PROCEDUREMere existence of some alleged factual dispute between the parties will not defeat an otherwise properly supported motion for summary judgment; there must be no genuine issue of material fact.
Anderson v. Liberty Lobby, Inc., 106 S. Ct. 2505 (1986)
Suggested by Noemy Valdez, Paralegal; Wolf, Rifkin, Shapiro, Schulman & Rabkin, LLP; Las Vegas, NV