Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the February 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in Ohio v. American Express Co. Beth Farmer has our preview.

Briefly Mentioned :

Briefly Noted :

The Supreme Court has released its calendar for the April sitting. The justices will hear oral argument in Trump v. Hawaii, the latest challenge to the travel ban, on April 25.

Sprint Communications v. APCC Services

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-552 D.C. Cir. Apr 21, 2008
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Jun 23, 2008 TBD Breyer OT 2007

Disclosure: Akin Gump represented the petitioner in this case.

Issue: Whether a plaintiff assigned the right to pursue a legal claim, but which stands to gain no proceeds from the outcome of the litigation, has established standing under Article III.

Judgment: Affirmed, in an opinion by Justice Stephen Breyer on June 23, 2008.

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