|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|19-1382||2nd Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2020|
Issue: Whether an arbitrator may compel class arbitration—binding the parties and absent class members—without finding actual consent, and instead based only on a finding that the agreement does not unambiguously prohibit class arbitration and should be construed against the drafter.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jun 12 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 16, 2020)|
|Jul 07 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 16, 2020 to August 17, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jul 09 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 17, 2020.|
|Jul 16 2020||Brief amici curiae of Retail Litigation Center, Inc., et al. filed.|
|Jul 16 2020||Brief amicus curiae of Center for Workplace Compliance filed.|
|Aug 17 2020||Brief of respondents Laryssa Jock, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Sep 01 2020||Reply of petitioner Sterling Jewelers, Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|Sep 02 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/29/2020.|
|Oct 05 2020||Petition DENIED.|
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