|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|16-1449||4th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2017|
Issue: Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit misinterpreted the Fair Labor Standards Act and its implementing regulation in holding—in conflict with the decisions of eight other circuits—that a claim of vertical joint employment must be evaluated by focusing on whether the putative joint employers are “completely disassociated” from one another with respect to the putative employee.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jun 05 2017||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 6, 2017)|
|Jun 16 2017||Waiver of right of respondents Marlon Hall, et al. to respond filed.|
|Jun 21 2017||Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioners.|
|Jul 05 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 25, 2017.|
|Jul 06 2017||Brief amicus curiae of Equal Employment Advisory Council filed. (Distributed)|
|Jul 06 2017||Brief amici curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Jul 06 2017||Brief amici curiae of American Hotel & Lodging Association, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Jul 06 2017||Brief amicus curiae of Council on Labor Law Equality filed. (Distributed)|
|Sep 20 2017||Response Requested. (Due October 20, 2017)|
|Sep 25 2017||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 20, 2017.|
|Nov 20 2017||Brief of respondents Marlon Hall, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Dec 05 2017||Reply of petitioners DirecTV, LLC, et al. filed.|
|Dec 06 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/5/2018.|
|Jan 08 2018||Petition DENIED.|
A majority of the Supreme Court seems inclined to uphold Mississippi's 15-week abortion law, but the six conservative justices appear divided about whether to entirely overrule Roe v. Wade. @AHoweBlogger's first take from this morning's argument:
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Starting momentarily: Oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case involving Mississippi’s attempt to ban nearly all abortions after 15 weeks. The state has asked the court to overturn Roe v. Wade. We’ll be live-tweeting the argument here in this thread.
Twenty minutes before the start of oral argument, here’s the scene outside the Supreme Court.
Photos by @katieleebarlow.
TODAY AT SCOTUS: The case that could determine the future of abortion in America. Oral argument begins at 10 a.m. EST. We'll be live-tweeting the full argument. You can also listen live here: https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/live.aspx.
Here's our preview from @AHoweBlogger: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/11/roe-v-wade-hangs-in-balance-as-reshaped-court-prepares-to-hear-biggest-abortion-case-in-decades/
Our cross-platform coverage of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization includes, of course, TikTok. Follow us there if you don't already! And tune in for @katieleebarlow's live dispatch from outside the court tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. EST.
SCOTUS was inundated with "friend of the court" briefs -- more than 140 of them -- in the abortion case being heard tomorrow. We reviewed them all. Here's a guide to the many arguments being pushed by academics, politicians, & interest groups in the case.
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