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Mallory v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co.

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-1168 Pa. Nov 8, 2022
TBD TBD TBD OT 2022

Issue: Whether the due process clause of the 14th Amendment prohibits a state from requiring a corporation to consent to personal jurisdiction to do business in the state.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 18 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 25, 2022)
Mar 08 2022Brief of respondent Norfolk Southern Railway Co. in opposition filed.
Mar 22 2022Reply of petitioner Robert Mallory filed. (Distributed)
Mar 23 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/14/2022.
Apr 18 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/22/2022.
Apr 25 2022Petition GRANTED.
Apr 28 2022Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Norfolk Southern Railway Co.
Apr 28 2022Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Robert Mallory
May 05 2022Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.
May 24 2022Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including July 5, 2022. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 26, 2022.
Jun 14 2022ARGUMENT SET FOR Tuesday, October, 11, 2022.
Jun 22 2022Record requested from the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Eastern District.
Jul 01 2022Record received from the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Trial Division - Civil Office of judicial records. 1 - Box.
Jul 05 2022Brief and separate Statutory Appendix of petitioner Robert Mallory filed.
Jul 05 2022Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
Jul 08 2022Brief amicus curiae of Pennsylvania Association for Justice filed.
Jul 11 2022Brief amicus curiae of Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amici curiae of U.S. Terror Victims in support of neither party filed.
Jul 12 2022Amicus brief of Public Citizen not accepted for filing. (July 15, 2022 - Corrected PDF to be submitted.)
Jul 12 2022Brief amicus curiae of Public Citizen filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amici curiae of The Center for Auto Safety and The Attorneys Information Exchange Group filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amici curiae of Scholars on Corporate Registration and Jurisdiction in support of neither party filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amicus curiae of American Association for Justice filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amici curiae of Civil Procedure Professors in support of neither party filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amicus curiae of Stephen E. Sachs in support of neither party filed.
Jul 12 2022Brief amicus curiae of United Policyholders, Inc. in support of neither party filed.
Jul 21 2022CIRCULATED
Aug 03 2022ARGUMENT RESCHEDULED for Tuesday, November 8, 2022.
Aug 26 2022Brief of respondent Norfolk Southern Railway Co. filed. (Distributed)
Aug 29 2022Brief amicus curiae of Atlantic Legal Foundation filed. (Distributed)
Sep 01 2022Brief amici curiae of Pennsylvania Coalition for Civil Justice Reform and the Pennsylvania Manufactures’ Association filed. (Distributed)
Sep 01 2022Brief amici curiae of Defense Center for Law and Public Policy and the International Association of Defense Counsel filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amici curiae of National Association of Manufacturers and Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of Professor Tanya Monestier filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amici curiae of Chamber of Commerce of the United States; American Tort Reform Association; Coalition for Litigation Justice; American Trucking Associations filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of Association of American Railroads filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of Professor Lea Brilmayer filed.
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of Washington Legal Foundation filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amici curiae of Virginia, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Sep 02 2022Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae, for divided argument, and for enlargement of time for oral argument filed.
Sep 12 2022Record requested from the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Eastern District.
Sep 23 2022Reply of petitioner Robert Mallory filed. (Distributed)