|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|21-1572||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2022|
Issue: Whether drivers making solely in-state deliveries of goods ordered by in-state customers from an in-state warehouse are nevertheless a “class of workers engaged in foreign or interstate commerce” for purposes of Section 1 of the Federal Arbitration Act simply because some of those goods crossed state lines before coming to rest at the warehouse.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Apr 28 2022||Application (21A668) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from May 16, 2022 to June 15, 2022, submitted to Justice Kagan.|
|May 02 2022||Application (21A668) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until June 15, 2022.|
|Jun 15 2022||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 18, 2022)|
|Jul 18 2022||Brief amicus curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.|
|Aug 03 2022||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/28/2022.|
|Aug 10 2022||Response Requested. (Due September 9, 2022)|
|Sep 08 2022||Brief of respondent Edmond Carmona in opposition filed.|
|Sep 22 2022||Reply of petitioner Domino's Pizza LLC filed.|
|Sep 28 2022||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/14/2022.|
|Oct 13 2022||Supplemental brief of petitioner Domino's Pizza LLC filed.|
|Oct 17 2022||Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of Southwest Airlines Co. v. Saxon, 596 U. S. ___ (2022).|
|Nov 18 2022||Judgment issued.|
Cecilia (Cissy) Suyat Marshall, the widow of Thurgood Marshall, died this morning at 94. Here is the court's announcement.
BREAKING: The Supreme Court REJECTS Trump's bid to prevent the House Ways & Means Committee from obtaining his tax returns. No noted dissents.
The brief order may end years of litigation over the committee's efforts to review the tax records of Trump and his businesses.
JUST IN: Whisky, dog toys... and trademark law.
SCOTUS has agreed to hear a dispute between Jack Daniel's and a company that makes squeaking "Bad Spaniels" dog toys. The case will have implications for the tension between parody & intellectual property. https://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders/112122zr_e1p3.pdf
In a quiet Monday morning order list, SCOTUS adds no new cases to its docket. The court will not hear Brooks v. Abbott, a challenge to an alleged racial gerrymander of a state senate district in Texas. Here's the full order list: https://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders/112122zor_7lhn.pdf
JUST IN: The Biden administration, as expected, asks the Supreme Court to revive Biden's student-loan relief plan. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit blocked the government from implementing the plan; Biden wants SCOTUS to lift that ruling. https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/22A444-2.pdf
JUST IN: The Supreme Court DENIES Arizona GOP chair Kelli Ward's bid to block the Jan. 6 committee from reviewing her phone records. Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito dissent from the court's brief, unexplained order denying Ward's request.
NEW: Another fight on the shadow docket over a subpoena seeking information about election interference. Arizona GOP chairwoman Kelli Ward is asking SCOTUS to block the Jan. 6 committee's subpoena for her phone records. Here's Ward's filing: https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/22A350.pdf