In previous years, the Court released ... (click to view)
Editor's Note :
In previous years, the Court released orders the morning after the Court’s “Long Conference.” It has not done so this year. Beginning last Term, the Court consistently considered petitions at least two times before granting certiorari. To the extent that practice continues -- and there is no affirmative evidence the Court intends to drop it -- we would not expect orders granting certiorari today.
Issue: Whether the Medical
Device Amendments to the federal Food,
Drug, and Cosmetic Act preempt a state-law claim alleging that a medical
device manufacturer violated a duty under federal
law to report adverse-event information to the Food and Drug Administration. CVSG: 10/07/2013.
Proceedings and Orders
Mar 28 2013
Application (12A931) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from April 10, 2013 to June 9, 2013, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Apr 1 2013
Application (12A931) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until May 10, 2013.