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Pivotal Software, Inc. v. Tran

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1541 Cal. Super. Ct. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the respondents in this case.

Issue: Whether the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act’s discovery-stay provision applies to a private action under the Securities Act of 1933 in state or federal court, or solely to a private action in federal court.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
May 03 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 4, 2021)
May 03 2021Application (20A164) for a stay pending the disposition of the petition for a writ of certiorari, submitted to Justice Kagan.
May 06 2021Response to application (20A164) requested by Justice Kagan, due Wednesday, May 12, by 4 p.m. ET.
May 07 2021Waiver of right of respondents Zhung Tran, et al. to respond filed.
May 07 2021Brief amici curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America; and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association filed. (Distributed)
May 11 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/27/2021.
May 11 2021Response Requested. (Due June 4, 2021)
May 12 2021Response to application from respondents Zhung Tran, et al. filed.
May 13 2021Letter of applicants received.
May 13 2021Application (20A164) withdrawn.
Jun 02 2021Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the filing of a reply pursuant to Rule 15.5 filed.
Jun 04 2021Brief of respondents Zhung Tran, et al. in opposition filed. (Distributed)
Jun 07 2021Reply of petitioner Pivotal Software, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 08 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/24/2021.