Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday morning the court hears oral argument in Lucia v. Securities and Exchange Commission. Ronald Mann has our preview.
On Monday morning the court also hears oral argument in Pereira v. Sessions. Jennifer Chacon has our preview.
On Monday afternoon the court hears oral argument in Chavez-Meza v. United States. Susan Klein has our preview.

Briefly Mentioned :

Briefly Noted :

The Supreme Court will release orders from the April 20 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Toll Bros., Inc. v. Noohi

Petition dismissed under Rule 46 on September 26, 2013
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-55 4th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2013

Issue: Whether the Federal Arbitration Act preempts a state-law rule invalidating arbitration provisions, but not contracts more generally, that lack mutuality of obligation.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 13 2013Application (12A1201) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 25, 2013 to July 10, 2013, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Jun 13 2013Application (12A1201) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until July 10, 2013.
Jul 10 2013Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 12, 2013)
Aug 12 2013Brief of respondents Mehdi Noohi, et al. in opposition filed.
Aug 28 2013DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 30, 2013.
Aug 28 2013Reply of petitioner Toll Bros., Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)
Sep 24 2013(Motion) Stipulation to dismiss the petition for a writ of certiorari pursuant to Rule 46 received.
Sep 26 2013Petition Dismissed - Rule 46.
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