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Editor's Note :
In previous years, the Court released orders the morning after the Court’s “Long Conference.” It has not done so this year. Beginning last Term, the Court consistently considered petitions at least two times before granting certiorari. To the extent that practice continues -- and there is no affirmative evidence the Court intends to drop it -- so we are again doubtful that certiorari will be granted in any cases today.
Arthrex, Inc. v. Smith & Nephew, Inc.
Petition for certiorari denied on December 9, 2013
Issue: Whether a defendant may be held liable under the
“willful blindness” standard where its actions were consistent
with an understanding of relevant legal requirements
that was not objectively unreasonable.
Proceedings and Orders
Jun 19 2013
Application (12A1230) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from July 3, 2013 to September 1, 2013, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Jun 20 2013
Application (12A1230) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until August 30, 2013.