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Petition of the day

The petition of the day is:


Issues: (1) Whether, under the Equal Access to Justice Act, prevailing party status on appeal is separate and distinct from prevailing party status in the entire litigation; (2) whether separate claims brought under the Administrative Procedure Act seeking the identical remedy are distinct in all respects for fee purposes; and (3) whether a district court may raise objections to a fee request sua sponte, without giving the party making the request an opportunity to respond.

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Nov. 21, 2017, 8:20 PM),