|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|19-507||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2020|
Issues: (1) Whether a district court can award monetary relief under Section 13(b) of the Federal Trade Commission Act, consistent with separation of powers principles; and (2) whether a monetary disgorgement award under Section 13(b) of the FTC Act is a penalty and therefore outside a district court’s inherent equity powers.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Aug 30 2019||Application (19A255) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from September 17, 2019 to October 18, 2019, submitted to Justice Kagan.|
|Sep 05 2019||Application (19A255) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until October 18, 2019.|
|Oct 18 2019||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 18, 2019)|
|Nov 13 2019||Brief amicus curiae of Cause of Action Institute filed. VIDED|
|Nov 18 2019||Brief amicus curiae of Washington Legal Foundation filed. VIDED.|
|Nov 18 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 18, 2019 to December 18, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 19 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 18, 2019.|
|Dec 13 2019||Brief of respondent Federal Trade Commission in opposition filed.|
|Dec 20 2019||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition under Rule 15.5 filed.|
|Dec 23 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/10/2020.|
|Dec 23 2019||Reply of petitioners Publishers Business Services, Inc., et al. filed.|
|Jan 02 2020||Rescheduled.|
|Apr 01 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/17/2020.|
|Apr 02 2020||Rescheduled.|
|Apr 28 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/15/2020.|
|Jun 22 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/25/2020.|
|Jun 29 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/1/2020.|
|Jun 30 2020||Supplemental brief of petitioners Publishers Business Services, Inc., et al. filed.|
|Jul 08 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/8/2020.|
|Apr 26 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/30/2021.|
|May 03 2021||Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of AMG Capital Management, LLC v. FTC, 593 U. S. ___ (2021).|
|Jun 04 2021||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
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