|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-1374||9th Cir.||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD||OT 2021|
Issue: Whether Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 — and by extension Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which incorporates the “enforcement mechanisms” of other federal antidiscrimination statutes — provides a disparate-impact cause of action for plaintiffs alleging disability discrimination.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Mar 26 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 30, 2021)|
|Apr 05 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 30, 2021 to June 1, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Apr 05 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 1, 2021.|
|Apr 30 2021||Brief amicus curiae of America's Health Insurance Plans filed.|
|Apr 30 2021||Brief amici curiae of Washington Legal Foundation and Independent Women's Law Center filed.|
|Apr 30 2021||Brief amicus curiae of Pharmaceutical Care Management Association filed.|
|Apr 30 2021||Brief amicus curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.|
|Jun 01 2021||Brief of respondents John Doe One, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Jun 02 2021||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the filing of a reply pursuant to Rule 15.5 filed.|
|Jun 08 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/24/2021.|
|Jun 08 2021||Reply of petitioners CVS Pharmacy, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Jul 01 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/1/2021.|
|Jul 02 2021||Petition GRANTED limited to Question 1 presented by the petition.|
|Jul 14 2021||Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.|
|Jul 20 2021||Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including September 3, 2021. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including October 22, 2021.|
|Jul 22 2021||Motion to substitute Richard Roe, the Authorized Representative of the Estate of John Doe Two, deceased and suggestion of death filed by respondents.|
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