Today at the Court
on Nov 3, 2009 at 9:18 am
The Court will hear oral arguments in three cases:
10 a.m. – The standard of review for wholesale electric rates is at issue in NRG Power Marketing v. Maine Public Utilities (08-674).Â Yesterday Akin Gump’s Scott Johnson discussed the case and the Mobile-Sierra doctrine involved.
1 p.m. – In Hemi Group, LLC v. City of New York (08-969), the issue is whether a city government can use a civil RICO lawsuit to collect cigarette taxes.Â Brian Goldman, a law student at Stanford, previews the argument here.
No non-capital orders are expected from the Court today.