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The Supreme Court will release orders from the April 18 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday.
On Monday the Supreme Court hears oral argument in Food Marketing Institute v. Argus Leader Media; Mark Fenster has our preview.
On Monday the Supreme Court also hears oral argument in Fort Bend County, Texas v. Davis; Charlotte Garden has our preview.

GE Energy Power Conversion France SAS v. Outokumpu Stainless USA LLC

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1048 11th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards permits a nonsignatory to an arbitration agreement to compel arbitration based on the doctrine of equitable estoppel.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 07 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 13, 2019)
Feb 27 2019Waiver of right of respondent. Outokumpu Stainless USA, LLC, et al. to respond filed.
Mar 08 2019Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Outokumpu Stainless USA, LLC
Mar 13 2019Waiver of right of respondents Sompo Japan Insurance Company of America, et al. to respond filed.
Mar 13 2019Brief amicus curiae of The National Association of Manufacturers filed.
Mar 20 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/12/2019.
Mar 28 2019Response Requested. (Due April 29, 2019)
Apr 11 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 29, 2019 to May 21, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
Apr 15 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended for all respondents to and including May 21, 2019.
Term Snapshot