Certiorari Granted

No. 16-300

Ernst & Young LLP, et al. v. Stephen Morris, et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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Docket Entries

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party from counsel for respondents Morris, et al.

The time to file the response briefs on the merits is extended to and including July 27, 2017. VIDED.

The time to file the joint appendix and the opening briefs is extended to and including April 28, 2017. VIDED.

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs,in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioners Ernst & Young LLP, et al.

The following briefing schedule is adopted: Petitioners in Nos. 16-285 and 16-300 and respondents in No. 16-307 will file opening and reply briefs under the schedule set forth in Rules 25.1 and 25.3. Respondents in Nos. 16-285 and 16-300 and petitioner in No. 16-307 will file response briefs under the schedule set forth in Rule 25.2. VIDED.

Petition GRANTED The petition for a writ of certiorari in Nos. 16-285 and 16-307 are granted. The cases are consolidated and a total of one hour is allotted for oral argument.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 13, 2017.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 6, 2017.

Reply of petitioners Ernst & Young LLP, et al. filed.

Brief of respondents Stephen Morris, et al. in support of granting the petition for a writ of certiorari filed.

Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including November 21, 2016.

Brief amicus curiae of New England Legal Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Business Roundtable filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Retail Litigation Center, Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Employers Group filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Atlantic Legal Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of International Association of Defense Counsel filed.

Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 14, 2016.

Brief amicus curiae of Chamber of Commerce of the United States filed.

Brief amici curiae of National Association of Manufacturers, et al. filed. VIDED.

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for respondents

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioners.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 11, 2016)

Parties

Ernst & Young LLP, et al., Petitioner, represented by Kannon K. Shanmugam

Sheila M. Hobson, Respondent, represented by Harold C. Becker

Stephen Morris, et al., Respondent, represented by Max Folkenflik

Amici Curiae

Atlantic Legal Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Martin S. Kaufman

Business Roundtable, Amicus Curiae, represented by William M. Jay

Chamber of Commerce of the United States, Amicus Curiae, represented by Andrew J. Pincus

International Association of Defense Counsel, Amicus Curiae, represented by Mary-Christine Sungaila

National Association of Manufacturers, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Edward Fouad Berbarie

New England Legal Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Benjamin G. Robbins

Retail Litigation Center, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Adam G. Unikowsky

The Employers Group, Amicus Curiae, represented by Beth Heifetz

 
Last updated: April 27, 2017