|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether California’s enforcement of its labor and employment laws against motor carriers by means of a claim of unfair competition under the state’s Unfair Competition Law, Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code §§ 17200 et seq., is state regulation of competition between motor carriers that is preempted by the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act, 49 U.S.C. § 14501(c)(1), and therefore unconstitutional.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Oct 27 2014||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 28, 2014)|
|Nov 3 2014||Waiver of right of respondent California, ex rel. Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General of California to respond filed.|
|Nov 7 2014||Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioners.|
|Nov 19 2014||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 5, 2014.|
|Nov 21 2014||Response Requested . (Due December 22, 2014)|
|Dec 8 2014||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including January 21, 2015.|
|Dec 11 2014||Brief amicus curiae of California Trucking Association filed.|
|Jan 21 2015||Brief of respondent California, ex rel. Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General of California in opposition filed.|
|Feb 4 2015||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of February 20, 2015.|
|Feb 4 2015||Reply of petitioners PAC Anchor Transportation, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 23 2015||Petition DENIED.|
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