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  • In Episode 210 of SCOTUS 101, Elizabeth Slattery and Tiffany Bates talk about “what they’re thankful for and the Federalist Society convention.”
  • At his eponymous blog, Ross Runkel looks at Digital Realty Trust Inc. v. Somers, which involves the whistleblower protections of the Dodd-Frank Act and which will be argued next week.
  • In an analysis for The New York Times, Eduardo Porter discusses Oil States Energy Services v. Greene’s Energy Group, another case on next week’s argument docket, which challenges the constitutionality of a process used to determine the validity of existing patents; he urges the justices to “consider the ramifications of their decision on the United States economy.”

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Recommended Citation: Edith Roberts, Friday round-up, SCOTUSblog (Nov. 24, 2017, 7:39 AM),