Issue: When, if ever, may a court exercising jurisdiction pursuant to a waiver of sovereign immunity invoke the strict construction canon applicable to such waivers to construe a separate statutory provision that creates the substantive rights at issue.
Judgment: Reversed and remanded in a per curiam opinion on December 2, 2013.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders|
|Jun 12 2013||Application (12A1195) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 23, 2013 to July 24, 2013, submitted to Justice Kagan.|
|Jun 13 2013||Application (12A1195) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until July 24, 2013.|
|Jul 24 2013||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 26, 2013)|
|Aug 20 2013||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including September 25, 2013.|
|Aug 26 2013||Brief amicus curiae of Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.|
|Sep 20 2013||Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including October 9, 2013.|
|Oct 9 2013||Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.|
|Oct 22 2013||Reply of petitioner Ford Motor Company filed.|
|Oct 23 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 8, 2013.|
|Nov 12 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 15, 2013.|
|Nov 18 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 26, 2013.|
|Dec 2 2013||Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED. Opinion per curiam. (Detached Opinion)|
|Jan 3 2014||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|