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Team Resources Inc. v. Securities and Exchange Commission

Petition for certiorari granted, judgment vacated and case remanded to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit for further consideration in light of Liu v. Securities and Exchange Commission, on July 2, 2020
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-978 5th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2019

Issue: Whether the Securities and Exchange Commission may seek and obtain disgorgement from a court as “equitable relief” for a securities law violation.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 03 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 5, 2020)
Mar 05 2020Brief of respondent Securities and Exchange Commission in opposition filed.
Mar 25 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/17/2020.
Jun 22 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/25/2020.
Jun 29 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/1/2020.
Jul 02 2020Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of Liu v. SEC, 591 U. S. ___ (2020).