Decided

No. 21-441

Alfred H. Siegel, Trustee of the Circuit City Stores, Inc. Liquidating Trust v. John P. Fitzgerald, III, Acting United States Trustee for Region 4

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

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Docket Entries

Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Sotomayor, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.

Argued. For petitioner: Daniel L. Geyser, Dallas, Tex. For respondent: Curtis E. Gannon, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C.

Reply of petitioner Alfred H. Siegel, Trustee of the Circuit City Stores, Inc. Liquidating Trust filed. (Distributed)

Brief of respondent John P. Fitzgerald, III, Acting United States Trustee for Region 4 filed. (Distributed)

CIRCULATED

The record from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Virginia is electronic and located on Pacer.

The record from the U.S.C.A. 4th Circuit is electronic and located on PACER.

ARGUMENT SET FOR Monday, April 18, 2022.

Brief amicus curiae of MF Global Holdings Ltd., as Plan Administrator filed.

Brief amicus curiae of USA Sales, Inc. filed.

Brief amici curiae of John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts, et al. filed.

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

Brief amici curiae of Acadiana Management Group, LLC, et al. filed.

Brief of petitioner Alfred H. Siegel, Trustee of the Circuit City Stores, Inc. Liquidating Trust filed.

Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED.

Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Alfred H. Siegel, Trustee of the Circuit City Stores, Inc. Liquidating Trust.

Petition GRANTED.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/7/2022.

Waiver of the 14-day waiting period under 15.5 filed.

Brief of respondent John P. Fitzgerald, III, Acting United States Trustee for Region 4 in opposition filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including December 8, 2021.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 22, 2021 to December 8, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 22, 2021.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 22, 2021 to November 22, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 22, 2021)

Parties

Alfred H. Siegel, Trustee of the Circuit City Stores, Inc. Liquidating Trust, Petitioner, represented by Daniel L. Geyser

John P. Fitzgerald, III, Acting United States Trustee for Region 4, Respondent, represented by Elizabeth B. Prelogar

Amici Curiae

ACADIANA MANAGEMENT GROUP, LLC, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Bradley Loy Drell

John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Nicholas Jay Zluticky

MF Global Holdings Ltd., as Plan Administrator, Amicus Curiae, represented by Christopher John DiPompeo

The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, Amicus Curiae, represented by Steven Paul Lehotsky

USA Sale, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by A. Lavar Taylor

 
Last updated: July 4, 2022