The first petition of the day is: 

Weinman v. Graves

Docket: 10-401
Issue(s): Whether bankruptcy debtors' contingent or illiquid interests, such as a deferred tax refund reserved to reduce a debtor's future tax liability, are subject to turnover to bankruptcy trustees as property of the estate under 11 U.S.C. § 542(a).

Certiorari stage documents:

The second petition of the day is:

Schaefer v. McHugh

Docket: 10-404
Issue(s): Whether a party challenging an agency's refusal to follow its own regulations under United States ex rel. Accardi v. Shaughnessy also bears the burden of establishing prejudice from that refusal.

Certiorari stage documents:

Posted in Weinman v. Graves, Schaefer v. McHugh, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Kiran Bhat, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Oct. 13, 2010, 3:21 PM),