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BNSF Railway Company v. Loos

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-1042 8th Cir. Nov 6, 2018
TBD TBD TBD OT 2018

Issue: Whether a railroad’s payment to an employee for time lost from work is subject to employment taxes under the Railroad Retirement Tax Act.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jan 23 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 26, 2018)
Feb 06 2018Waiver of right of respondent Michael Loos to respond filed.
Feb 14 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/2/2018.
Feb 21 2018Response Requested. (Due March 23, 2018)
Feb 26 2018Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Association of American Railroads.
Mar 23 2018Brief of respondent Michael Loos in opposition filed.
Apr 10 2018Reply of petitioner BNSF Railway Company filed.
Apr 11 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/27/2018.
May 07 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/10/2018.
May 14 2018Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Association of American Railroads GRANTED.
May 14 2018Petition GRANTED.
Jun 05 2018Motion for an extension of time to file the joint appendix and the opening briefs on the merits filed.
Jun 08 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 petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including July 20, 2018. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including September 10, 2018.
Jul 06 2018Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Michael Loos.
Jul 20 2018Brief of petitioner BNSF Railway Company filed.
Jul 20 2018Joint appendix and supplemental volume filed.
Jul 27 2018Brief amicus curiae of Association of American Railroads filed.
Jul 27 2018Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Aug 20 2018SET FOR ARGUMENT on Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Sep 10 2018Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 8th Circuit.
Sep 10 2018Brief of respondent Michael Loos filed.
Sep 12 2018CIRCULATED
Sep 13 2018Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Sep 17 2018Brief amicus curiae of American Association for Justice filed. (Distributed)
Sep 17 2018Brief amici curiae of SMART and ARLA filed. (Distributed)
Sep 20 2018Record received from the U.S.C.A. 8th Circuit. 1 Box, the record is complete.
 
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