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Air and Liquid Systems Corp. v. Devries

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-1104 3d Cir. Oct 10, 2018
TBD TBD TBD OT 2018

Issue: Whether products-liability defendants can be held liable under maritime law for injuries caused by products that they did not make, sell or distribute.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Dec 08 2017Application (17A625) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from January 1, 2018 to February 1, 2018, submitted to Justice Alito.
Dec 11 2017Application (17A625) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until January 31, 2018.
Jan 31 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 9, 2018)
Mar 05 2018Blanket Consent filed by Petitioners, Air and Liquid Systems Corp., et al..
Mar 05 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 9, 2018 to March 23, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 08 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 23, 2018.
Mar 09 2018Brief amicus curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.
Mar 23 2018Brief of respondents Roberta G. DeVries, Executrix of the Estate of John B. Devries, Deceased, et al. in opposition filed.
Apr 05 2018Reply of petitioners Air and Liquid Systems Corp., et al. filed.
Apr 11 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/27/2018.
May 07 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/10/2018.
May 14 2018Petition GRANTED.
May 23 2018Motion for an extension of time to file joint appendix and the opening briefs on the merits filed.
Jun 07 2018Motion to extend the time to file the joint appendix and the opening briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including July 9, 2018. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including August 20, 2018.
Jul 09 2018SET FOR ARGUMENT On Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Jul 09 2018Brief of petitioners Air and Liquid Systems Corp., et al. filed.
Jul 09 2018Joint appendix filed (2 volumes). (Statement of costs filed)
Jul 09 2018Brief of respondent General Electric Co. in support of petitioners filed.
Jul 13 2018Amicus brief of Richard A. Epstein submitted.
Jul 16 2018Amicus brief of Coalition for Litigation Justice, Inc., et al. submitted.
Jul 16 2018Amicus brief of Product Liability Advisory Counsel, Inc. submitted.
Jul 16 2018Amicus brief of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America submitted.
 
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