|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|15-1330||Fed. Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 16|
Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among counsel to the petitioner in this case.
Issue: (1) Whether inter partes review violates Article III of the Constitution; and (2) whether IPR violates the Seventh Amendment to the Constitution.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Feb 18 2016||Application (15A872) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from March 1, 2016 to March 31, 2016, submitted to Justice Kennedy (The Chief Justice is recused).|
|Feb 24 2016||Application (15A872) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until March 31, 2016.|
|Mar 16 2016||Application (15A872) to extend further the time from March 31, 2016 to April 29, 2016, submitted to Justice Kennedy (The Chief Justice is recused).|
|Mar 21 2016||Application (15A872) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until April 29, 2016.|
|Apr 29 2016||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 31, 2016)|
|May 6 2016||Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioner.|
|May 25 2016||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including June 30, 2016, for all respondents.|
|May 27 2016||Brief amici curiae of 13 Law Professors filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amici curiae of Interdigital, Inc. and Tessera Technologies, Inc. filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amicus curiae of Houston Inventors Association filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amicus curiae of University of New Mexico filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amicus curiae of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEE-USA) filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amicus curiae of New York Intellectual Property Law Association in support of neither party filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amicus curiae of Security People, Inc. filed.|
|May 31 2016||Brief amici curiae of Gary Lauder, et al. filed.|
|Jun 30 2016||Brief of respondent Hewlett-Packard Company in opposition filed.|
|Jun 30 2016||Brief of Federal Respondent in opposition filed.|
|Jul 20 2016||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 26, 2016.|
|Jul 20 2016||Reply of petitioner MCM Portfolio LLC filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 3 2016||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 7, 2016.|
|Oct 11 2016||Petition DENIED.|
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