|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|18-1401||5th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2019|
Issue: Whether the “terms, conditions, or privileges of employment” covered by Section 703(a)(1) of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 are limited only to hiring, firing, promotions, compensation and leave. CVSG: 3/20/2020.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|May 07 2019||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 6, 2019)|
|May 31 2019||Waiver of right of respondent Linear Controls Inc. to respond filed.|
|Jun 06 2019||Brief amici curiae of Brian Wolfman, Aderson Francois, Eric Schnapper filed.|
|Jun 12 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/1/2019.|
|Jul 05 2019||Response Requested. (Due August 5, 2019)|
|Jul 15 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response from August 5, 2019 to September 10, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jul 18 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including September 10, 2019.|
|Sep 10 2019||Brief of respondent Linear Controls Inc. in opposition filed.|
|Sep 25 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/11/2019.|
|Sep 25 2019||Reply of petitioner David D. Peterson filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 15 2019||The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.|
|Mar 20 2020||Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.|
|Apr 03 2020||Motion of respondent to delay distribution of the petition for a writ of certiorari from April 8, 2020 to May 19, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Apr 06 2020||Motion to delay distribution of the petition for a writ certiorari until May 19, 2020, granted.|
|May 19 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/4/2020.|
|May 19 2020||Supplemental brief of respondent Linear Controls Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|May 28 2020||Joint motion to defer consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Distributed)|
|Jun 08 2020||Joint motion to defer consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED.|
|Jul 07 2020||Motion to dismiss pursuant Rule 46 filed by petitioner David D. Peterson.|
|Jul 10 2020||Petition Dismissed - Rule 46.|
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