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Georgia v. Public.Resource.Org Inc.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1150 11th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Disclosure: Vinson & Elkins LLP, whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the petitioner in this case. Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is counsel to the respondent in this case.

Issue: Whether the government edicts doctrine extends to—and thus renders uncopyrightable—works that lack the force of law, such as the annotations in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 07 2018Application (18A598) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from January 17, 2019 to March 4, 2019, submitted to Justice Thomas.
Dec 20 2018Application (18A598) granted by Justice Thomas extending the time to file until March 4, 2019.
Mar 01 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 4, 2019)
Mar 22 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 4, 2019 to May 3, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 27 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 3, 2019.
Apr 04 2019Brief amicus curiae of The Software & Information Industry Association filed.
Apr 04 2019Brief amici curiae of Arkansas, et al. filed.
Apr 04 2019Brief amicus curiae of Matthew Bender & Co., Inc. filed.
May 01 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 3, 2019 to May 10, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
May 01 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including May 10, 2019.
May 06 2019Brief amici curiae of R Street Institute, et al. in support of respondent filed.
May 09 2019Brief amici curiae of Next-Generation Legal Research Platforms and Databases and Digital Accessibility Advocate in support of respondent filed.
May 10 2019Brief of respondent Public.Resource.Org, Inc. in opposition filed.
May 10 2019Brief amici curiae of 119 Law Students, et al. filed.
May 24 2019Reply of petitioners State of Georgia, et al. filed. (Distributed)
May 28 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/13/2019.
Jun 17 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/20/2019.
 
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