Other Contexts

Kingsley v. Hendrickson, — U.S. –, 135 S.Ct. 2466 (2015).  Here the Firm submitted an amicus brief on the issue of the proper legal standard to apply to the excessive force claims of pretrial detainees under the Fourteenth Amendment.  The Supreme Court ultimately adopted the objective reasonableness standard argued for in the amicus brief.

Chadwick v. Janecka, 312 F.3d 597 (3d Cir. 2002) (federal habeas corpus for civil contemnor)

DiSabatino v. Salicete, 671 A.2d 1344 (Del. 1995) (en banc) (claim that Family Court contempt proceedings violated due process).

Acierno v. New Castle County, 40 F.3d 645 (3d Cir. 1994) (claim for denial of constitutional rights in connection with denial of building permit and preliminary injunction compelling issuance of permit).

Acierno v. Cloutier, 40 F.3d 597 (3d Cir. 1994) (claims for violation of Equal Protection in property zoning dispute and claims to deny defendants legislative and qualified immunity).

Mother African Union v. The Conference of African Union, 1992 WL 83518 (Del.Ch. April 22, 1992) (TRO, preliminary and permanent injunction in a church property dispute).

Jung Been Suh v. Immigration and Naturalization Service, 592 F.2d 230 (5th Cir. 1979) (deportation of a foreign investor stopped because of illegal governmental actions).