Editor's Note :

close editor's note Editor's Note :

Our coverage of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court is available at this link.

Briefly Mentioned :

Briefly Noted :

The Supreme Court has released the argument calendar for the November sitting.

Sprint Communications v. APCC Services

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-552 D.C. Cir. Apr 21, 2008
Tr.
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.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

Briefs and Documents

Merits briefs (via ABA)

Amicus briefs

 
Share:
Term Snapshot
Awards