The petition of the day is:

United States ex rel. Ge v. Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
13-1236

Issue: Whether the “freely given” standard for the amendment of pleading embodied in Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 15(a), and espoused in Foman v. Davis, applies to a motion to amend timely filed after the entry of judgment, as held by the Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, and Tenth Circuits, or whether the entry of judgment categorically forecloses any application of Rule 15(a), as held by the First, Seventh, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits.

Posted in U.S. ex rel. Ge v. Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jun. 30, 2014, 10:12 PM), https://www.scotusblog.com/2014/06/petition-of-the-day-635/