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Editor's Note :

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Kennedy v. Equity Transportation Company, Inc.

Petition for certiorari denied on May 15, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-947 2d Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2016

Issue: Whether, when the Secretary of Transportation has rejected jurisdiction over interstate activity, the Motor Carrier Act exemption in the Fair Labor Standards Act applies.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jan 18 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 2, 2017)
Feb 13 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 3, 2017.
Mar 29 2017Brief of respondent Equity Transportation Company, Inc. in opposition filed.
Apr 19 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 11, 2017.
May 15 2017Petition DENIED.
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