Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the February 17 conference on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, February 22.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Hernández v. Mesa. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Tuesday the court also hears oral argument in McLane Co. v. EEOC. Charlotte Garden has our preview.

Meacham v. Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
06-1505 2d Cir. Apr 23, 2008
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Jun 19, 2008 TBD Souter OT 2007
 
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Issue: Whether, under Smith v. City of Jackson (2005), an employee alleging disparate impact under the ADEA has the burden of persuasion in establishing the contested action was based on “reasonable factors other than age.”

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Judgment: Vacated and remanded, in an opinion by Justice David Souter on June 19, 2008.

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