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Docket for 09-1205
No. 09-1205
Title:
Keith Smith, et al., Petitioners
v.
Bayer Corporation
Docketed:April 7, 2010
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(09-1069)
  Decision Date:January 5, 2010
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Apr 5 2010 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 7, 2010)
May 18 2010 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 3, 2010.
May 25 2010 Response Requested . (Due June 24, 2010)
Jun 24 2010 Brief of respondent Bayer Corporation in opposition filed.
Jul 7 2010 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 27, 2010.
Sep 22 2010 Reply of petitioners Keith Smith, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Sep 28 2010 Petition GRANTED.
Nov 8 2010 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Tuesday, January 18, 2011.
Nov 12 2010 Brief of petitioners Keith Smith, and Shirley Sperlazza filed.
Nov 12 2010 Joint appendix filed. (Statement of Costs received).
Nov 19 2010 Brief amici curiae of Steven J. Thorogood & Martin Murray filed.
Nov 19 2010 Brief amicus curiae of American Association for Justice filed.
Nov 26 2010 CIRCULATED.
Dec 10 2010 Record received from U.S.C.A. for 8th Circuit. (1 box)
Dec 13 2010 Brief of respondent Bayer Corporation filed. (Distributed)
Dec 20 2010 Brief amicus curiae of Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 20 2010 Brief amicus curiae of Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed. (Distributed)
Dec 29 2010 Supplemental brief of respondent Bayer Corporation filed. (Distributed)
Jan 10 2011 Record received from U.S.D.C. for the District of Minnesota. (1 Box)
Jan 11 2011 Reply of petitioners Keith Smith, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 18 2011 Argued. For petitioners: Ricahrd A. Monahan, Charleston, W. Va. For repondent: Philip S. Beck, Chicago, Ill.
Jun 16 2011 Judgment REVERSED. Kagan, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J.,. and Scalia, Kennedy, Ginsburg, Breyer, Alito, and Sotomayor, JJ., joined, and in which Thomas, J., joined as to Parts I and II-A.
Jul 18 2011 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
Jul 27 2011 Record retutrned to U.S.C.A. for 8th Circuit.
Jul 27 2011 Record returned to U.S.D.C. for District of Minnesota.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Richard A. Monahan The Masters Law Firm(304) 342-3106
    Counsel of Record181 Summers Street
Charleston, WV  25301
ram@themasterslawfirm.com
Party name: Keith Smith, et al.
Attorneys for Respondents:
Philip S. Beck Bartlit & Beck(312) 494-4400
    Counsel of Record54 W. Hubbard St., Suite 300
Chicago, IL  60610
philip.beck@bartlit-beck.com
 
Peter W. Sipkins Dorsey & Whitney LLP(612) 340-2600
Suite 1500
50 South Sixth Street
Minneapolis, MN  55402
sipkins.peter@dorsey.com
Party name: Bayer Corporation
 
Susan A. Weber Sidley & Austin
1 S. Dearborn, Suite 2800
Chicago, IL  60603
saweber@sidley.com
Other:
Kenneth S. Geller Mayer Brown LLP(202) 263-3000
1999 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
kgeller@mayerbrown.com
Party name: Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc.
 
Clinton A. Krislov Krislov & Associates, Ltd.(312) 606-0500
20 North Wacker Dr., Suite 1350
Chicago, IL  60606
clint@krislovlaw.com
Party name: Steven J. Thorogood & Martin Murray
 
E. Joshua Rosenkranz Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP(212) 506-5380
51 West 52nd Street
New York, NY  10019-6142
jrosenkranz@orrick.com
Party name: Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
 
Jeffrey R. White Center for Constitutional Litigation PC(202) 944-2839
777 6th Street, N.W., Suite 520
Washington, DC  20001-3723
jeffrey.white@cclfirm.com
Party name: American Association for Justice
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