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CarMax Auto Superstores California, LLC v. Areso

Petition for certiorari denied on December 14, 2015
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
15-236 Cal. Ct. App. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2015

Issue: Whether California's Iskanian rule, which categorically exempts representative Private Attorney General Act actions from mandatory arbitration, is preempted by the Federal Arbitration Act.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jul 10 2015Application (15A53) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from July 21, 2015 to August 20, 2015, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Jul 15 2015Application (15A53) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until August 20, 2015.
Aug 20 2015Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 23, 2015)
Aug 25 2015Waiver of right of respondent Wahid Areso to respond filed.
Sep 2 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 28, 2015.
Sep 14 2015Response Requested . (Due October 14, 2015)
Sep 21 2015Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 13, 2015.
Nov 12 2015Brief of respondent Wahid Areso in opposition filed.
Nov 23 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 11, 2015.
Nov 23 2015Reply of petitioner CarMax Auto Superstores California, LLC filed. (Distributed)
Dec 14 2015Petition DENIED.