|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|18-581||2d Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2018|
Issue: Whether the “commercial activity” exception to sovereign immunity in the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, 28 U.S.C. § 1605(a)(2), is inapplicable to suits challenging conduct inextricably intertwined with a sovereign act of expropriation. CVSG: 05/21/2019.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Oct 31 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 3, 2018)|
|Nov 26 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 3, 2018 to December 17, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 27 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 17, 2018.|
|Dec 03 2018||Brief amicus curiae of The Republic of Chile filed. VIDED.|
|Dec 03 2018||Brief amicus curiae of Government of the United Mexican States filed. VIDED.|
|Dec 03 2018||Brief amici curiae of Professors at Law and Business Schools filed. VIDED.|
|Dec 05 2018||Brief of respondents Petersen Energía Inversora, S.A.U., et al. in opposition filed. VIDED.|
|Dec 18 2018||Reply of petitioner Argentine Republic filed.|
|Dec 19 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/4/2019.|
|Jan 07 2019||The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.|
|May 21 2019||Brief amicus curiae of United States of America filed. VIDED.|
|Jun 03 2019||Supplemental brief of petitioner Argentine Republic filed.|
|Jun 04 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/20/2019.|
|Jun 24 2019||Petition DENIED.|
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