Palsgraf v. Long Island Railroad Co., 248 N.Y. 339, 162 N.E. 99 (1928), is a leading case in American tort law on the question of liability to an unforeseeable plaintiff. The case was heard by the New York Court of Appeals, the highest state court in New York; its opinion was written by Chief Judge Benjamin Cardozo, ...
Jul 20, 2006 ... Case opinion for US 2nd Circuit TUFARIELLO v. LONG ISLAND RAIL ROAD COMPANY. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.
Citation. Palsgraf v. Long Island R. Co., 162 N.E. 99, 248 N.Y. 339, 1928 N.Y. LEXIS 1269, 59 A.L.R. 1253 (N.Y. 1928) Brief Fact Summary. A railway guard.
Citation. Eckert v. Long Island R. Co., 43 N.Y. 502, 1871 N.Y. LEXIS 21 (N.Y. 1871). Brief Fact Summary. Plaintiff was hit and killed by Long Island R.R.
455 U.S. 678. United Transportation Union v. Long Island Rail Road Co. (No. 80- 1925). Argued: January 20, 1982. Decided: March 24, 1982. ___. Syllabus; Opinion, Burger. Syllabus. Respondent Railroad, formerly under private ownership, was acquired by New York State in 1966 and is engaged in interstate commerce.