Docket for 08-538
No. 08-538
Title:
William G. Schwab, Petitioner
v.
Nadejda Reilly
Docketed:October 23, 2008
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  Case Nos.:(06-4290)
  Decision Date:July 21, 2008
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Oct 20 2008 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 24, 2008)
Nov 24 2008 Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Brankruptcy Trustees filed.
Dec 10 2008 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 9, 2009.
Dec 18 2008 Response Requested . (Due January 21, 2009)
Jan 13 2009 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including February 20, 2009.
Jan 28 2009 Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including March 23, 2009.
Mar 23 2009 Brief of respondent Nadejda Reilly in opposition filed.
Apr 7 2009 Reply of petitioner William G. Schwab filed.
Apr 8 2009 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 24, 2009.
Apr 27 2009 Petition GRANTED limited to Questions 1 and 2 presented by the petition.
May 20 2009 The time within which to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including July 10, 2009.
May 20 2009 The time within which to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including September 18, 2009.
Jul 10 2009 Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs received)
Jul 10 2009 Brief of petitioner William G. Schwab filed.
Jul 17 2009 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Jul 17 2009 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either or neither party received from counsel for the respondent.
Jul 17 2009 Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Brankruptcy Trustees filed.
Jul 17 2009 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party received from counsel for the petitioner.
Aug 17 2009 SET FOR ARGUMENT Tuesday, November 3, 2009
Aug 17 2009 CIRCULATED.
Aug 24 2009 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Sep 18 2009 Brief of respondent Nadejda Reilly filed. (Distributed)
Sep 25 2009 Brief amici curiae of National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Oct 2 2009 Record received from the U.S.C.A. for the Third Circuit and the U.S.D.C. record is included (1 envelope and 1 CD).
Oct 5 2009 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.
Oct 19 2009 Reply of petitioner William G. Schwab filed. (Distributed)
Nov 3 2009 Argued. For petitioner: Craig Goldblatt, Washington, D.C.; and Jeffrey B. Wall, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.) For respondent: G. Eric Brunstad, Jr., Hartford, Conn.
Jun 17 2010 Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Thomas, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Stevens, Scalia, Kennedy, Alito, and Sotomayor, JJ., joined. Ginsburg, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Roberts, C. J., and Breyer, J., joined.
Jul 19 2010 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
Aug 2 2010 Record returned to U.S.C.A. for 3rd Circuit.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Craig Goldblatt Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP(202) 663-6000
    Counsel of Record1875 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC  20006
craig.goldblatt@wilmerhale.com
Party name: William G. Schwab
 
William G. Schwab P.O. Box 56(610) 377-5200
811 Blakeslee Boulevard Drive East
Lehighton, PA  18235
Party name: William G. Schwab
 
Seth P. Waxman Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP(202) 663-6000
1875 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
seth.waxman@wilmerhale.com
Party name: William G. Schwab
Attorneys for Respondent:
G. Eric Brunstad Jr. Dechert LLP(860) 524-3999
    Counsel of Record90 State House Square
Hartford, CT  06103
eric.brunstad@dechert.com
Party name: Nadejda Reilly
 
Gino L. Andreuzzi 85 Drasher Road
Suite II
Drums, PA  18222
Party name: Nadejda Reilly
Other:
William C. Heuer Duane Morris LLP(212) 692-1070
1540 Broadway
New York, NY  10036
wheuer@duanemorris.com
Party name: National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, et al.
 
Elena Kagan Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
Party name: United States
 
Martin P. Sheehan Sheehan & Nugent P.L.L.C.(304) 232-1064
41 Fifteenth Street
Wheeling, WV  26003
SheehanBankruptcy@wvdsl.net
Party name: National Association of Brankruptcy Trustees
 
Jeffrey B. Wall Assistant to the Solicitor General
Department of Justice
Washington, DC  20530
Party name: William G. Schwab v. Nadejda Reilly