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Yeatman v. Hyland

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-566 2nd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether, or in what circumstances, a court may approve a settlement as “fair, reasonable, and adequate” under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(e) or certify a class under Rule 23(b) when it pays a cy pres award to third parties from the settlement fund.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 16 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 19, 2023)
Jan 06 2023Brief of respondent Richard Estle Carson III in support filed.
Jan 10 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 19, 2023 to February 21, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 11 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 21, 2023, for all respondents.
Jan 17 2023Brief amicus curiae of Manhattan Institute filed (also in 22-554). VIDED.
Jan 17 2023Brief amici curiae of Montana, et al. filed.
Jan 18 2023Brief amicus curiae of Center for American Liberty filed.