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Bloomingdale’s, Inc. v. Vitolo

Petition for certiorari denied on June 19, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-1110 9th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2016

Issue: Whether the Federal Arbitration Act preempts a state-law rule that prohibits enforcement of a pre-dispute arbitration agreement with respect to a state statutory claim unless the agreement allows the claimant to pursue representative relief on behalf of all similarly-situated individuals.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jan 12 2017Application (16A696) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from January 22, 2017 to March 9, 2017, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Jan 13 2017Application (16A696) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until March 9, 2017.
Mar 9 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 14, 2017)
Apr 7 2017Brief amicus curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation filed.
Apr 12 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including May 15, 2017.
Apr 12 2017Brief amicus curiae of Washington Legal Foundation filed.
Apr 13 2017Brief amicus curiae of The Retail Litigation Center, Inc. filed.
Apr 14 2017Brief amici curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, et al. filed.
Apr 14 2017Brief amicus curiae of The National Retail Federation filed.
Apr 14 2017Brief amicus curiae of Equal Employment Advisory Council filed.
Apr 14 2017Brief amici curiae of Employers Group, et al. filed.
May 15 2017Brief of respondent Nancy Vitolo in opposition filed.
May 19 2017Supplemental brief of respondent Nancy Vitolo filed.
May 30 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2017.
May 30 2017Reply of petitioner Bloomingdale's, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 19 2017Petition DENIED.