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NuStar Energy Services, Inc. v. ING Bank N.V.

Pending petition

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1211 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a party that physically supplies a vessel with fuel or other necessaries possesses a statutory maritime lien when the vessel owner or its authorized agent ordered those necessaries and directed the supplier to provide them, regardless of contractual relationships between the vessel owner and intermediate parties.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 18 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 17, 2019)
Apr 05 2019Waiver of right of respondents Cosco Haifa Maritime Ltd., Cosco Auckland Maritime Ltd., Coscon and Cosco Venice Maritime Ltd. to respond filed.
Apr 09 2019Waiver of right of respondent ING Bank N.V. to respond filed.
Apr 23 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/9/2019.
Apr 25 2019Response Requested. (Due May 28, 2019)
May 15 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 28, 2019 to June 24, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
May 17 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 24, 2019, for all respondents.
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