|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-382||D.C. Cir.||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD||OT 2020|
Issues: (1) Whether a settlement that is not under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act can trigger a contribution claim under CERCLA Section 113(f)(3)(B); and (2) whether a settlement that expressly disclaims any liability determination and leaves the settling party exposed to future liability can trigger a contribution claim under CERCLA Section 113(f)(3)(B).
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Sep 16 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 26, 2020)|
|Oct 21 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 26, 2020 to November 25, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Oct 23 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 25, 2020.|
|Nov 20 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 25, 2020 to December 9, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 23 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including December 9, 2020.|
|Dec 07 2020||Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.|
|Dec 23 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.|
|Dec 23 2020||Reply of petitioner Government of Guam filed. (Distributed)|
|Jan 08 2021||Petition GRANTED.|
The Supreme Court got rid of several cases this morning -- in one fell swoop. Read @AHoweBlogger's latest coverage of the emoluments cases, spiritual advisers at Texas executions, Texas abortion policies, COVID restrictions, and NY political corruption.
Justices vacate rulings on Trump and emoluments - SCOTUSblog
The Supreme Court on Monday morning released orders from the justices’ private conference on Friday, Jan. 22. The justices once again did not ac...
In this morning's orders list, SCOTUS took no action on pending cert petitions involving:
- Mississippi's near-ban on abortions after 15 weeks,
- a Trump rule banning Title X clinics from providing abortion referrals,
- the Trump administration's "public charge" immigration rule.
No real opinions today. The Supreme Court dismissed cert as "improvidently granted" in Henry Schein Inc. v. Archer and White Sales Inc.—a case about arbitration agreements.
That's all for today, folks.
The Supreme Court does not add any cases to its docket. It sends the Trump emoluments case back to the lower court with instructions to dismiss as moot.
Here is the orders list. https://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders/012521zor_3f14.pdf