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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palsgraf_v._Long_Island_Railroad_Co.

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, ...

www.casebriefs.com/blog/law/torts/torts-keyed-to-dobbs/negligence-the-scope-of-risk-or-proximate-cause-requirement/palsgraf-v-long-island-r-co

Facts. The Plaintiff was standing on a railroad platform purchasing a ticket, when a train stopped and two men ran forward to catch it. One of the men nearly fell, and two railroad employees attempted to help him. In the process, a package containing fireworks fell and the contents exploded. As a result of the explosion some ...

www.casebriefs.com/blog/law/torts/torts-keyed-to-epstein/the-negligence-issue/eckert-v-long-island-r-r

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. ... A child, three or four years old was sitting or standing upon Defendant's railroad track as the train was approaching. The train was likely to run the child over if Plaintiff, ...

www.law.cornell.edu/supremecourt/text/455/678

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.

www.leagle.com/decision/198745270ny2d3821414

This litigation arises out of a multimillion dollar track improvement of the Port Jefferson branch of the Long Island Railroad by the addition of a second railroad track between Amott and Huntington. Construction on the contract, which defendant, Long Island Rail Road Company (LIRR), awarded to plaintiff, Clark- Fitzpatrick, ...

openjurist.org/997/f2d/1028/bates-v-long-island-railroad-company

John BATES, James Butler, Vincent Gonzalez, Flossie Horsey, Henry Robinson, Antonio Salva, Alan Wayne, Joseph Abrams, and Malachy Lyons, Jr., individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. LONG ISLAND RAILROAD COMPANY, Defendant-Appellee. No. 1283, Docket 92-9308 .

caselaw.findlaw.com/us-2nd-circuit/1251159.html

Jul 20, 2006 ... Case opinion for US 2nd Circuit TUFARIELLO v. LONG ISLAND RAIL ROAD COMPANY. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.

caselaw.findlaw.com/ny-supreme-court/1633750.html

May 17, 2013 ... Defendants the Long Island Railroad and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (collectively, “LIRR”) now move pursuant to CPLR 3212 for summary ..... LIRR workers with contaminated clothes entered the Diner and exposed Mr. Frieder to asbestos. See O'Brien v. National Gypsum Co., 944 F.2d 69, ...

www.trainsarefun.com/lirr/lirrextralist/lirrextralist.htm

In addition to the LIRR Stations having this type, the Express Companies had their own, as well, with the name of the company and the station name both spelled ..... In Steel Rails to the Sunrise, the pictorial history of the Long Island Rail Road by Ron Ziel and George H. Foster, Norman Kohl is described as "the unofficial ...