|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|17-432||9th Cir.||Mar 26, 2018||Jun 11, 2018||9-0||Ginsburg||OT 2017|
Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel on an amicus brief in support of the respondents in this case.
Holding: Upon denial of class certification, a putative class member may not, in lieu of promptly joining an existing suit or promptly filing an individual action, commence a class action anew beyond the time allowed by the applicable statute of limitations.
Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Ginsburg on June 11, 2018. Justice Sotomayor filed an opinion concurring in the judgment.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Sep 21 2017||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 23, 2017)|
|Oct 12 2017||Waiver of right of respondent Charles Law to respond filed.|
|Oct 23 2017||Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, et al.|
|Oct 23 2017||Brief of respondents William Schoenke, Heroca Holding, B.V. and Ninella Beheer, B.V. in opposition filed.|
|Nov 07 2017||Reply of petitioner China Agritech, Inc. filed.|
|Nov 08 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/1/2017.|
|Dec 04 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/8/2017.|
|Dec 08 2017||Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, et al. GRANTED.|
|Dec 08 2017||Petition GRANTED.|
|Jan 17 2018||Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, China Agritech, Inc..|
|Jan 22 2018||Brief of petitioner China Agritech, Inc. filed.|
|Jan 22 2018||Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)|
|Jan 24 2018||SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Monday, March 26, 2018|
|Jan 24 2018||Blanket Consent filed by Respondents, William Schoenke, Heroca Holding, B.V. and Ninella Beheer, B.V..|
|Jan 26 2018||Brief amicus curiae of DRI--The Voice of the Defense Bar filed.|
|Jan 29 2018||Brief amici curiae of Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association filed.|
|Jan 29 2018||Brief amici curiae of Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, et al. filed.|
|Jan 29 2018||Brief amicus curiae of Washington Legal Foundation filed.|
|Feb 07 2018||CIRCULATED|
|Feb 21 2018||Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 9th Circuit.|
|Feb 21 2018||Brief of respondents William Schoenke, Heroca Holding, B.V. and Ninella Beheer, B.V. filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 21 2018||Supplemental joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed) (Distributed)|
|Feb 27 2018||Brief amici curiae of Plaintiffs in Post-Dukes Successor Class Actions filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 28 2018||Brief amicus curiae of Public Citizen, Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 28 2018||Brief amici curiae of AARP and AARP Foundation filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 28 2018||Brief amici curiae of Law Professors filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 28 2018||Brief amici curiae of Retired Federal Judges filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 28 2018||Brief amici curiae of American Association for Justice, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 28 2018||Brief amicus curiae of National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems filed. (Distributed)|
|Mar 16 2018||Reply of petitioner China Agritech, Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|Mar 26 2018||Argued. For petitioner: Seth A. Aronson, Los Angeles, Cal. For respondents: David C. Frederick, Washington, D. C.|
|Jun 11 2018||Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Ginsburg, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Kennedy, Thomas, Breyer, Alito, Kagan, and Gorsuch, JJ., joined. Sotomayor, J., filed an opinion concurring in the judgment.|
|Jul 13 2018||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
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