Cases by Issue - Nongovernmental Liability

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Case Docket No. Argued Decided Majority Authorsort icon Vote
Chandris, Inc. v. Latsis 94-325 02/21/1995 06/14/1995 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Air France v. Saks 83-1785 01/15/1985 03/04/1985 Sandra Day O'Connor 8
Trans World Airlines, Inc. v. Franklin Mint Corp. 82-1186 11/30/1983 04/17/1984 Sandra Day O'Connor 8-1
Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Corp. v. Bonjorno 88-1595 12/04/1989 04/17/1990 Sandra Day O'Connor 5-4
Norfolk Southern Railway Co. v. Kirby 02-1028 10/06/2004 11/09/2004 Sandra Day O'Connor 9
Geier v. American Honda Motor Co. 98-1811 12/07/1999 05/22/2000 Stephen G. Breyer 5-4
Atherton v. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, As Receiver For City... 95-928 11/04/1996 01/14/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Saratoga Fishing Co. v. J. M. Martinac & Co. 95-1764 02/18/1997 06/02/1997 Stephen G. Breyer 6-3
United States v. Olson 04-759 10/12/2005 11/08/2005 Stephen G. Breyer 9
Cooper Stevedoring Co. v. Kopke, Inc. 73-726 04/15/1974 05/28/1974 Thurgood Marshall 8
J. W. Bateson Co. v. Board Of Trustees 76-1476 11/30/1977 02/22/1978 Thurgood Marshall 6-2
American Foreign S. S. Co. v. Matise 74-966 10/14/1975 12/16/1975 Thurgood Marshall 8
Eastern Airlines, Inc. v. Floyd 89-1598 10/29/1990 04/17/1991 Thurgood Marshall 9
Washington Metro. Transit Auth. v. Johnson 83-747 04/24/1984 06/26/1984 Thurgood Marshall 6-3
Bankers Life & Casualty Co. v. Crenshaw 85-1765 11/30/1987 05/16/1988 Thurgood Marshall 6-1
Baltimore & Ohio R. Co. v. Jackson 370 03/28/1957 05/13/1957 Tom C. Clark 5-4
Guzman v. Pichirilo 358 03/27/1962 05/21/1962 Tom C. Clark 6-1
Morrison-Knudsen Constr. Co. v. Director, Owcp 81-1891 03/21/1983 05/24/1983 Warren E. Burger 8-1
Director, Workers' Comp. Progs. v. Rasmussen 77-1465 11/28/1978 02/21/1979 William H. Rehnquist 8
Union Oil Co. v. The San Jacinto 71-900 10/17/1972 12/05/1972 William H. Rehnquist 6-3
Jersey Shore State Bank v. United States 85-1736 12/08/1986 01/20/1987 William H. Rehnquist 9
Griffin v. Oceanic Contractors, Inc. 81-614 04/26/1982 06/30/1982 William H. Rehnquist 7-2
Lewis v. Benedict Coal Corp. 18 10/21/1959 02/23/1960 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-1
Kernan v. American Dredging Co. 34 11/21/1957 02/03/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 5-4
Sinkler v. Missouri Pacific R. Co. 133 03/12/1958 04/28/1958 William J. Brennan, Jr. 7-2
Labor Board v. Deena Artware 46 12/08/1959 02/23/1960 William O. Douglas 8
Braen v. Pfeifer Transportation Co. 32 11/16/1959 12/14/1959 William O. Douglas 6-3
Crumady v. The J. H. Fisser 61 01/12/1959 02/24/1959 William O. Douglas 6-3
Vaughan v. Atkinson 323 03/22/1962 05/14/1962 William O. Douglas 5-2