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Rimini Street Inc. v. Oracle USA Inc.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-1625 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Copyright Act’s allowance of “full costs,” 17 U.S.C. § 505, to a prevailing party is limited to taxable costs under 28 U.S.C. §§ 1920 and 1821, as the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 8th and 11th Circuits have held, or whether the Act also authorizes non-taxable costs, as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit held.

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DateProceedings and Orders
May 31 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 2, 2018)
Jun 28 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 1, 2018.
Jun 28 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 2, 2018 to August 1, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Aug 01 2018Brief of respondents Oracle USA Inc., et al. in opposition filed.
Aug 14 2018Reply of petitioners Rimini Street, Inc., and Seth Ravin filed.
Aug 15 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/24/2018.
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