Court schedules final two argument sessions of 2022-23 term
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

The final argument session of the Supreme Court’s 2022-23 term will include high-profile disputes over how employers must accommodate their employees’ religious practices and how courts should decide whether threatening statements are protected by the First Amendment. The two cases, Groff v. DeJo... .. read more..

Arthrex seeks second Supreme Court intervention in patent clash
Friday, January 27, 2023

The Petitions of the Week column highlights a selection of cert petitions recently filed in the Supreme Court. A list of all petitions we’re watching is available here. Two years ago, the court ruled that medical device maker Arthrex, Inc., was wronged when the government... The post Arthrex seek... .. read more..

A “DIG” on attorney-client privilege: Why the court decided not to decide In ...
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

After the oral argument in In re Grand Jury, the smart money would have predicted either that the court would affirm the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit or dismiss the case as improvidently granted. On Monday, it dismissed. In fact, one might... The post A “DIG” on attorney-... .. read more..

Justices request federal government’s views on Texas and Florida social-media...
Monday, January 23, 2023

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Biden administration for its views on a pair of controversial social-media laws enacted in Texas and Florida. Passed in response to beliefs that social-media platforms were censoring their users, particularly those expressing conservative political views, bot... .. read more..

In veterans’ benefits case, court says Congress chose a firm rule over a flex...
Monday, January 23, 2023

In its first opinion of the 2022-23 term, the Supreme Court unanimously held on Monday that a one-year timeframe for military veterans to apply for retroactive disability benefits is a firm deadline that cannot be extended under a doctrine known as “equitable tolling.” The court... The post In ve... .. read more..

Powered by Feed Informer