The petition of the day is:

12-268

Issue: Whether management officials are (1) subject to exclusion from protection under section 704(a) of Title VII if their actions are within the scope of their official duties (the rule in the Fifth, Eighth, Tenth and Eleventh Circuits); (2) protected under section 704(a) regardless of whether their actions are within the scope of their official duties (the rule in the Sixth and District of Columbia Circuits); or (3) subject to exclusion from protection under section 704(a) if their actions are not within the scope of their official duties (the rule in the Ninth Circuit).

Posted in Brush v. Sears Holding Corp., Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Mary Pat Dwyer, Petition of the Day, SCOTUSblog (Jan. 18, 2013, 11:47 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2013/01/petition-of-the-day-389/