responsible person doctrine

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  • 491 U.S. 1 (1989), 87-1241, Pennsylvania v. Union Gas Co.

    ... of States within its definition of "persons," and § 101(20)(D)'s plain statement that state ... under § 107 along with everyone else responsible for creating hazardous waste sites. The fact that ...In describing the. consensus that the doctrine of sovereign immunity . . . was part of the ...

  • 346 F.3d 908 (9th Cir. 2003), 02-35158, Chao v. A-One Medical Services, Inc.

    ... was paid for by A-One, the last person to process Alternative's payroll was an A-One ...        An employer becomes responsible for overtime once its employees exceed forty ...2002) ("To trigger the doctrine of res judicata, the earlier suit must have (1) ...

  • 560 U.S. 702 (2010), 08-1151, Stop the Beach Renourishment, Inc. v. Florida Department of Environmental Protection

    ... beach-restoration project because of the doctrine of avulsion. Relying on dicta in the Florida ... property affected, direct the agency responsible for maintaining the beach to return the beach to ... 508 (2003) (referring to "liberty of the person both in its spatial and in its more transcendent ...

  • 495 U.S. 423 (1990), 88-926, North Dakota v. United States

    ...One state regulation requires that all persons bringing liquor into the State file monthly ... violate the intergovernmental immunity doctrine. Although they may indirectly affect the Federal ... policy of selecting the lowest responsible bidder. .          Id. at 190. We found ...

  • 537 U.S. 280 (2003), 01-1120, Meyer v. Holley

    ... that the Fair Housing Act did not impose personal vicarious liability upon a corporate officer or a ..., among other things, that both were responsible for a fair housing law violation. The Holleys .... . is a doctrine about employers . . . and other principals"); ...

  • 702 F.3d 573 (10th Cir. 2012), 11-1583, Schwartz v. Booker

    ...2012) . Melissa R. SCHWARTZ, as Personal Representative and Administrator of the Estate of ... is the scope of the special relationship doctrine and whether it would apply to the facts alleged ... and Intake Services at DCDHS and was responsible for the investigation of Chandler's case. Mary ...

  • 524 U.S. 51 (1998), 97-454, United States v. Bestfoods

    ... suits against, among others, "any person who at the time of disposal of any hazardous ...§ 9607(a)(2). So, those actually "responsible for any damage, environmental harm, or injury ... to indirect liability under piercing doctrine, not direct liability under the statutory ...

  • 466 U.S. 789 (1984), 82-975, Members of the City Council of the City of Los Angeles v. Taxpayers for Vincent

    ...         1. The "overbreadth" doctrine is not applicable here. There is nothing in the ... (a) No person shall paint, mark or write on, or post or ...The person responsible for any such illegal posting shall be liable for ...

  • 468 U.S. 897 (1984), 82-1771, United States v. Leon

    ... of the Burbank Police Department that two persons known to him as "Armando" and "Patsy" were ...), and cases involving the harmless error doctrine, compare Milton v. Wainwright , 407 U.S. 371, ...The judiciary is responsible, no less than the executive, for ensuring that ...

  • 408 F.3d 877 (7th Cir. 2005), 03-3089, Enahoro v. Abubakar

    ...; she claims that Abubakar is responsible for the deaths of her parents. Her father, M.K.O. ... order under the "collateral order doctrine" of Cohen v. Beneficial Industrial Loan Corp., ... those involving foreign ministers or the person of the sovereign." Republic of Austria v. ...

  • 141 U.S. 132 (1891), Briggs v. Spaulding

    ...; to employ none but honest and competent persons to serve as officers of the said bank; to take ... insisted that the directors were responsible for all losses sustained by the bank through the ....         The doctrine that one trustee is not liable for the acts or ...

  • 551 U.S. 393 (2007), 06-278, Morse v. Frederick

    ... banner and suspending the student responsible for it.           I . ... be construed by students, District personnel, parents and others witnessing the display of the ...          Through the legal doctrine of in loco parentis, courts upheld the right of ...

  • 492 U.S. 361 (1989), 87-5765, Stanford v. Kentucky

    ... of capital crimes is committed by persons in the younger age group. Beyond that, it is ... no youthful offender should be held responsible. Pp. 374-377.         2. The indicia of ... majorities," leaves "`[c]onstitutional doctrine [to] be formulated by the acts of those ...

  • 517 U.S. 186 (1996), 94-203, Morse v. Republican Party of VA.

    .... election," including the selection of persons for "party office"; and by the text of § 2, ... the limits imposed by the state-action doctrine. Such questions are properly left for a case that ... government "does not thereby become responsible for all that occurs upon it." Edmonson v. ...

  • 553 F.3d 768 (5th Cir. 2008), 05-20997, United States v. Brown

    ... Texas pharmacist, Walter Lemmons, who personally knew appellants Combs and Brown, reviewed ...doctrine of Cuellar and hold that the government's ... subjective intentions of the attorney responsible for dismissing venire members. 81 But Batson ...

  • 518 U.S. 343 (1996), 94-1511, Lewis v. Casey

    ... requirement derives ultimately from the doctrine of standing. Although Bounds made no mention of ... in a class action must show that they personally have been injured, see, e. g., Simon v. Eastern ... area[s]," where the "guideposts for responsible decisionmaking . . . are scarce and open ended." ...

  • 518 U.S. 37 (1996), 95-566, Montana v. Egelhoff

    ... individuals may be held criminally responsible for their actions. The provision judges equally ulpable a person who commits an act stone sober, and one who ...This however is not the doctrine of the common law; and to its maxims, based as ...

  • 532 U.S. 275 (2001), 99-1908, Alexander v. Sandoval

    ...Whereas §601 decrees that "[n]o person . . . shall . . . be subjected to ..., the federal agencies and departments responsible for awarding and administering federal contracts ... most often described as the " Chevron doctrine." See Chevron U.S. A. Inc. v. Natural Resources ...

  • 548 U.S. 735 (2006), 05-5966, Clark v. Arizona

    ...          "A person is not responsible for criminal conduct if at the ...-impulse test as "a most dangerous doctrine"). 9 E.g., Parsons v. State, 81 Ala. 577, 2 ...

  • 268 U.S. 652 (1925), 19, Gitlow v. People

    ... of speech and of the press are among the personal rights and liberties protected by the due process ...., advocating, advising or teaching the doctrine that organized government should be so ... their adoption, and that he was responsible for the Manifesto as it appeared, that "he knew ...

  • 530 U.S. 466 (2000), 99-478, Apprendi v. New Jersey

    ... the crime with a purpose to intimidate a person or group because of, inter alia, race. After ...427, 431, 30 A. 74, 75 (1894) ("The doctrine of the court, says Mr. Bishop, is identical with ... supra, at 540, whether a fact is responsible for an . . increase or a decrease in punishment ...

  • 555 U.S. 555 (2009), 06-1249, Wyeth v. Levine

    ... it clear that manufacturers remain responsible for updating their labels. See 121 Stat. 925-926. ... function that may motivate injured persons to come forward with information. Failure-to-warn ... of far-reaching implied pre-emption doctrines. In particular, I have become increasingly ...

  • __ U.S. __ (2015), 13-1402, Kerry v. Din

    Din petitioned to have her husband, Berashk, a resident citizen of Afghanistan and former civil servant in the Taliban regime, classified as an “immediate relative” entitled to priority immigration status. Din’s petition was approved, but Berashk’s visa application was ultimately denied. A consular officer informed Berashk that he was inadmissible under 8 U.S.C. 1182(a)(3)(B), which excludes...

    ... accepting the textually unsupportable doctrine of implied fundamental rights, nothing in that ... included erecting serious impediments to a person's ability to bring a spouse into the United ...), and because the " guideposts for responsible decisionmaking in this unchartered area are ...

  • 500 U.S. 614 (1991), 89-7743, Edmonson v. Leesville Concrete Co., Inc.,

    ... Leesville's negligence had caused him personal injury. During voir dire, Leesville used two of ... platform; it does not thereby become responsible for all that occurs upon it. As much as we would ...The public function doctrine requires that the private actor exercise "a power ...

  • 365 U.S. 167 (1961), 39, Monroe v. Pape

    ... of showing a "specific intent to deprive a person of a federal right.".         P. 187. ... of tort liability that makes a man responsible for the natural consequences of his actions. ... of social policy upon which the doctrine of stare decisis, calling for the controlling ...