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Docket for 06-1413
No. 06-1413
Title:
MeadWestvaco Corporation, Successor in Interest to The Mead Corporation, Petitioner
v.
Illinois Department of Revenue, et al.
Docketed:April 25, 2007
Lower Ct:Appellate Court of Illinois, First District
  Case Nos.:(1-03-1160)
  Decision Date:January 12, 2007
Discretionary Court  
  Decision Date:January 24, 2007
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Apr 20 2007 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 25, 2007)
May 2 2007 Waiver of right of respondents Illinois Department of Revenue, et al. to respond filed.
May 11 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Gannett Co., Inc. filed. (Distributed)
May 14 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Council On State Taxation filed.
May 15 2007 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 31, 2007.
May 17 2007 Response Requested . (Due June 18, 2007)
Jun 7 2007 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including July 18, 2007.
Jul 18 2007 Brief of respondents Illinois Department of Revenue, et al. in opposition filed.
Jul 18 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Tax Executives Institute, Inc. filed.
Jul 27 2007 Reply of petitioner MeadWestvaco Corporation filed.
Aug 1 2007 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 24, 2007.
Aug 16 2007 Letter and attachment received from counsel for the respondent.
Sep 25 2007 Petition GRANTED. The brief of petitioner is to be filed with the Clerk and served upon opposing counsel on or before 2 p.m., Monday, November 5, 2007. The brief of respondents is to be filed with the Clerk and served upon opposing counsel on or before 2 p.m., Monday, December 3, 2007. A reply brief, if any, is to be filed with the Clerk and served upon opposing counsel on or before 2 p.m., Friday, December 28, 2007. Briefs of amici curiae are to be filed with the Clerk and served upon counsel for the parties on or before 2 p.m., 7 days after the brief for the party supported is filed, or if in support of neither party, within 7 days after the petitioner's brief is filed.
Nov 5 2007 Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
Nov 5 2007 Brief of petitioner MeadWestvaco Corporation filed.
Nov 9 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Gannett Co., Inc. filed.
Nov 13 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Tax Executives Institute, Inc. filed.
Nov 13 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Walt Disney Company filed.
Nov 13 2007 Brief amici curiae of Council on State Taxation and National Association of Manufacturers filed.
Nov 16 2007 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Wednesday, January 16, 2008.
Dec 3 2007 Brief of respondents Illinois Department of Revenue, et al. filed.
Dec 10 2007 Brief amici curiae of California, et al. filed.
Dec 10 2007 Brief amicus curiae of Multistate Tax Commission filed.
Dec 12 2007 CIRCULATED.
Dec 19 2007 Record received from the Appellate Court First District of Illinois. (1 envelope)
Dec 27 2007 Reply of petitioner MeadWestvaco Corporation filed. (Distributed)
Jan 15 2008 Trial court record received from the Law Offices of Morrison Forester LLP. (2 boxes)
Jan 16 2008 Argued. For petitioner: Beth S. Brinkmann, Washington, D.C. For respondents: Brian F. Barov, Assistant Attorney General, Chicago, Ill.
Apr 15 2008 Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED. Alito, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court. Thomas, J., filed a concurring opinion.
May 19 2008 MANDATE ISSUED.
Jun 6 2008 Record returned to the Appellate Court First District of Ilinois.
Jun 6 2008 Trial Court record returned to the Law Firm of Morrison and Forester LLP.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Paul H. Frankel Morrison & Foerster, LLP(212) 468-8034
    Counsel of Record1290 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY  10104-0050
PFrankel@mofo.com
Party name: MeadWestvaco Corporation
 
Beth S. Brinkmann Morrison & Foerster LLP(202) 887-1544
2000 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC  20006-1888
bbrinkmann@mofo.com
Party name: MeadWestvaco Corporation, Successor in Interest to The Mead Corporation
Attorneys for Respondents:
Brian F. Barov Assistant Attorney General(312)-814-2234
    Counsel of Record100 West Randolph St.
12th Floor
Chicago, IL  60601
bbarov@atg.stage.IL.us
Party name: Illinois Department of Revenue, et al.
 
John Philip Schmidt Assistant Attorney General
100 West Randolph St.
12th Floor
Chicago, IL  60601
Party name: Illinois Department of Revenue, et al.
Other:
Eli J. Dicker Tax Executive Institute, Inc.(202) 638-5601
1200 G. Street NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC  20005-3814
edicker@tei.org
Party name: Tax Executives Institute, Inc.
 
Stephen P. Kranz Council on State Taxation(202) 484-5221
122 C Street, NW Suite 330
Washington, DC  20001
Party name: Council of State Taxation
 
Todd A. Lard Council on State Taxation(202) 484-5222
122 C Street, N.W., Suite 330
Washington, DC  20001
tlard@cost.org
Party name: Council on State Taxation and National Association of Manufacturers
 
Sheldon H. Laskin Multistate Tax Commission(202) 624-8699
444 No. Capital Street, NW
Suite 425
Washington, DC  20001-1538
Party name: Multistate Tax Commission
 
Scott D. Smith LeClair Ryan PC(202) 659-4140
1701 Pennsylvania Avenue,NW
Suite 1045
Washington, DC  20006
Party name: Gannett Co., Inc.
 
George C. Spanos Deputy Attorney General(916) 327-2247
Office of the Attorney General
1300 I Street
Sacramento, CA  94244-2550
Party name: California, et al.
 
Paul R.Q. Wolfson Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP(202) 663-6390
1875 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
paul.wolfson@wilmerhale.com
Party name: Walt Disney Company
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