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Chesapeake Energy Corp. v. Bank of New York Mellon Trust Co., N.A.

Petition for certiorari denied on April 24, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-972 2d Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2016

Issue: Whether, when a party wins a declaratory judgment from a district court and the judgment is not stayed pending appeal, that party may nonetheless be penalized for actions taken in reliance on the judgment in the event it is later reversed.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Feb 2 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 8, 2017)
Mar 2 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 7, 2017.
Mar 22 2017Brief of respondent Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A. in opposition filed.
Apr 5 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 21, 2017.
Apr 5 2017Reply of petitioner Chesapeake Energy Corporation filed. (Distributed)
Apr 24 2017Petition DENIED. Justice Gorsuch took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
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