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Findlay v. Federal Housing Finance Agency

Petition for certiorari denied on June 25, 2018

Linked with:

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-1300 2d Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2017

Issues: (1) Whether the Seventh Amendment requires a claim under Section 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act to be tried by a jury when petitioners did not sell the relevant securities and never possessed any proceeds from those sales; and (2) whether the Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008, which extends “the applicable statute of limitations” for claims brought by the Federal Housing Finance Agency, displaces federal and state statutes of repose as well as statutes of limitations.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 12 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 13, 2018)
Apr 05 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 13, 2018 to May 14, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
May 01 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 14, 2018 to May 22, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
May 02 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including May 22, 2018.
May 18 2018Brief of respondent Federal Housing Finance Agency in opposition filed. VIDED
Jun 04 2018Reply of petitioners David Findlay, et al. filed.
Jun 05 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/21/2018.
Jun 25 2018Petition DENIED.
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