|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|12-873||6th Cir.||Dec 3, 2013||Mar 25, 2014||9-0||Scalia||OT 2013|
Holding: Static Control has adequately pleaded the elements of a Lanham Act cause of action for false advertising: an injury to a commercial interest in sales or business reputation proximately caused by the defendant’s misrepresentation.
Judgment: Affirmed, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Scalia on March 25, 2014.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 14 2013||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 15, 2013)|
|Feb 15 2013||Waiver of right of respondent Static Control Components, Inc. to respond filed.|
|Feb 27 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 15, 2013.|
|Mar 1 2013||Response Requested . (Due April 1, 2013)|
|Mar 25 2013||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including May 1, 2013.|
|May 1 2013||Brief of respondent Static Control Components, Inc. in opposition filed.|
|May 10 2013||Reply of petitioner Lexmark International, Inc. filed.|
|May 14 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 30, 2013.|
|Jun 3 2013||Petition GRANTED.|
|Jun 5 2013||Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the respondent.|
|Jun 20 2013||Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of niether party, received from counsel for the petitioner.|
|Jun 21 2013||The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 16, 2013.|
|Jun 21 2013||The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including October 15, 2013.|
|Aug 16 2013||Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed.)|
|Aug 16 2013||Brief of petitioner Lexmark International, Inc. filed.|
|Aug 22 2013||Brief amicus curiae of American Intellectual Property Law Association in support of neither party filed.|
|Aug 22 2013||Brief amicus curiae of DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar filed.|
|Aug 23 2013||Brief amici curiae of Law Professors in support of neither party filed.|
|Sep 17 2013||SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Tuesday December 3, 2013|
|Sep 17 2013||CIRCULATED|
|Sep 19 2013||Record from U.S.C.A. for 6th Circuit is electronic and located on PACER.|
|Oct 15 2013||Brief of respondent Static Control Components, Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 17 2013||Brief amicus curiae of International Trademark Association filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 22 2013||Brief amicus curiae of American Antitrust Institute filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 12 2013||Reply of petitioner Lexmark International, Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 15 2013||Record from U.S.D.C. for Eastern District of Kentucky is electronic and located on PACER.|
|Dec 3 2013||Argued. For petitioner: Steven B. Loy, Lexington, Ky. For respondent: Jameson R. Jones, Denver, Colo.|
|Jan 17 2014||Record received from U.S.D.C. Eastern District of Kentucky. The record is electronic (Not on PACER).|
|Mar 25 2014||Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Scalia, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.|
|Apr 28 2014||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
|Aug 1 2014||Record returned for U.S.D.C. Eastern District of Kentucky.|
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