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Fry v. Rand Construction Corp.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-861 4th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the lower court erred in adopting what is, in essence, a “sole cause” standard for a “but-for” cause, in direct conflict with the Supreme Court’s holdings in Burrage v. United States and Bostock v. Clayton County; and (2) whether the correct causation standard for petitioner Arlene Fry's Family and Medical Leave Act claim is but-for, motivating factor or negative factor.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 23 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 29, 2021)
Jan 15 2021Waiver of right of respondent Rand Construction Corporation to respond filed.
Jan 20 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/19/2021.