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Credit Bureau Center, LLC v. Federal Trade Commission

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
23-853 7th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether Section 19 of the Federal Trade Commission Act, which prohibits the award of “any exemplary or punitive damages,” empowers the FTC to seek and a court to award disgorgement of a business’s gross receipts as punishment for violating the act, and therefore impose the same remedy, for the same reasons, and for the same victims under Section 19 as was done under Section 13(b) of the act.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jan 25 2024Application (23A699) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from February 1, 2024 to April 1, 2024, submitted to Justice Barrett.
Jan 29 2024Application (23A699) denied by Justice Barrett.
Feb 01 2024Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 8, 2024)
Feb 28 2024Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 8, 2024 to April 8, 2024, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 29 2024Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 8, 2024.
Mar 26 2024Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 8, 2024 to May 8, 2024, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 28 2024Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including May 8, 2024.
May 08 2024Brief of respondent Federal Trade Commission in opposition filed.
May 22 2024Reply of petitioners Credit Bureau Center, LLC, et al. filed.