Argued

No. 22-704

Katherine K. Vidal, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director, United States Patent and Trademark Office v. Steve Elster

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

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Docket Entries

Argued. For petitioner: Malcolm L. Stewart, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. For respondent: Jonathan E. Taylor, Washington, D. C.

Reply of petitioner Katherine K. Vidal, Under Secretary of Commerce Intellectual Property and Director, United States Patent and Trademark Office filed. (Distributed)

Record received from the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. The record is electronic and available on PACER.

CIRCULATED

Brief amici curiae of Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression and Manhattan Institute filed.

Record requested from the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

SET FOR ARGUMENT on Wednesday, November 1, 2023.

Brief of respondent Steve Elster filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Samuel F. Ernst filed.

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

Motion of respondent for a further extension of time to file respondent's brief on the merits is granted and the time is extended to and including September 5, 2023.

Motion of respondent for a further extension of time filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Motion Picture Association, Inc. in support of neither party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Public Citizen filed.

Brief amicus curiae of American Intellectual Property Law Association in support of neither party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The International Trademark Association filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Matthew A. Handal in support of neither party filed.

Brief of petitioner Katherine K. Vidal, Under Secretary of Commerce Intellectual Property and Director, United States Patent and Trademark Office filed.

Motion to extend the time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including July 25, 2023. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 29, 2023.

Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.

Petition GRANTED.

Reply of petitioner Katherine K. Vidal, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director, United States Patent and Trademark Office filed. (Distributed)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/25/2023.

Brief of respondent Steve Elster in opposition filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including April 25, 2023.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 11, 2023 to April 25, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including April 11, 2023.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 29, 2023 to April 11, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 27, 2023)

Application (22A442) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until January 27, 2023.

Application (22A442) to extend further the time from December 29, 2022 to January 27, 2023, submitted to The Chief Justice.

Application (22A442) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until December 29, 2022.

Application (22A442) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from November 29, 2022 to December 29, 2022, submitted to The Chief Justice.

Parties

Katherine K. Vidal, Under Secretary of Commerce Intellectual Property and Director, United States Patent and Trademark Office, Petitioner, represented by Elizabeth B. Prelogar

Amici Curiae

American Intellectual Property Law Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by James D. Crowne

Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression, Amicus Curiae, represented by Christopher George Michel

Motion Picture Association, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Susan J. Kohlmann

Public Citizen, Amicus Curiae, represented by Paul Alan Levy

Samuel F. Ernst, Amicus Curiae, represented by Samuel Frederick Ernst

The International Trademark Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan E. Moskin

 
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