Issue: Whether a federal court sitting in diversity must give deference to state intermediate appellate court decisions on a question of state law, absent state-highest-court precedent, or whether those intermediate court decisions are merely one factor among many to be considered in predicting the highest court’s likely ruling on that question.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders|
|Jun 06 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 13, 2018)|
|Jul 10 2018||Brief of respondent Black & Veatch Corporation in opposition filed.|
|Jul 13 2018||Respondent's Rule 29.6 corporate disclosure statement received.|
|Jul 25 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/24/2018.|