Docket for 09-497
No. 09-497
Title:
Rent-A-Center, West, Inc., Petitioner
v.
Antonio Jackson
Docketed:October 27, 2009
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(07-16164)
  Decision Date:September 9, 2009
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Oct 23 2009 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 27, 2009)
Nov 4 2009 Waiver of right of respondent Antonio Jackson to respond filed.
Nov 4 2009 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the respondent.
Nov 6 2009 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Nov 17 2009 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 4, 2009.
Nov 20 2009 Brief amicus curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation filed.
Nov 24 2009 Response Requested . (Due December 24, 2009)
Dec 17 2009 Brief of respondent Antonio Jackson in opposition filed.
Dec 30 2009 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 15, 2010.
Jan 7 2010 Reply of petitioner Rent-A-Center, West, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 15 2010 Petition GRANTED. The brief of petitioner is to be filed on or before Thursday, February 25, 2010. The brief of respondent is to be filed on or before Thursday, March 25, 2010. A reply brief, if any, is to be filed in accordance with Rule 25.3 of the Rules of this Court.
Feb 2 2010 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Feb 4 2010 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the respondent.
Feb 16 2010 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Monday, April 26, 2010.
Feb 25 2010 Brief of petitioner Rent-A-Center, West, Inc. filed.
Feb 25 2010 Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs received)
Mar 3 2010 Brief amicus curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation filed.
Mar 4 2010 Brief amicus curiae of Equal Employment Advisory Council filed.
Mar 4 2010 Brief amicus curiae of Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.
Mar 5 2010 Record received from U.S.C.A. for 9th Circuit. (1 envelope)
Mar 18 2010 CIRCULATED.
Mar 24 2010 Brief of respondent Antonio Jackson filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amici curiae of Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amici curiae of Professional Arbitrators and Arbitration Scholars filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Consumer Advocates filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amici curiae of National Consumer Law Center, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amici curiae of Service Employees International Union, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amicus curiae of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations filed. (Distributed)
Mar 31 2010 Brief amici curiae of American Association for Justice and AARP filed. (Distributed)
Apr 16 2010 Reply of petitioner Rent-A-Center, West, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Apr 26 2010 Argued. For petitioner: Robert F. Friedman, Dallas, Tex. For respondent: Ian E. Silverberg, Reno, Nev.
Jun 21 2010 Judgment REVERSED. Scalia, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Kennedy, Thomas, and Alito, JJ., joined. Stevens, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Ginsburg, Breyer, and Sotomayor, JJ., joined.
Jul 23 2010 JUDGMENT ISSUED.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Robert F. Friedman Littler Mendelson, P.C.(214) 880-8100
    Counsel of Record2001 Ross Avenue
Suite 1500
Dallas, TX  75201
rfriedman@littler.com
Party name: Rent-A-Center, West, Inc.
Attorneys for Respondent:
Ian E. Silverberg Hardy & Associates(775)-322-7422
    Counsel of Record96 Winter Street
Reno, NV  89521
Ian@hardylawgroup.com
Party name: Antonio Jackson
Other:
James B. Coppess American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations(202) 637-5337
815 Sixteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC  20006
Party name: American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
 
Donald M. Falk Mayer Brown LLP(650) 331-2000
Two Palo Alto Square, Suite 300
Palo Alto, CA  94306
dfalk@mayerbrown.com
Party name: Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
 
Michael L. Foreman Pennsylvania State University, Civil Rights Appellate Clinic(814) 865-3832
329 Innovation Park, Suite 118
University Park, PA  16802
mlf25@psu.edu
Party name: Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, et al.
 
Deborah J. La Fetra Pacific Legal Foundation(916) 419-7111
930 G Street
Sacramento, CA  95814
djl@pacificlegal.org
Party name: Pacific Legal Foundation
 
Michael J. Quirk Williams Cooper Berezofsky(215)-557-0099
1515 Market St., Suite 1300
Philadelphia, PA  19102
mquirk@wcblegal.com
Party name: National Association of Consumer Advocates
 
Stuart T. Rossman National Consumer Law Center(617) 542-8010
7 Winthrop Square, Fourth Floor
Boston, MA  02110
srossman@nclc.org
Party name: National Consumer Law Center, et al.
 
Michael Rubin Altshuler Berzon LLP(415) 421-7151
177 Post Street, Suite 300
San Francisco, CA  94108
Party name: Service Employees International Union, et al.
 
Kevin K. Russell Goldstein & Russell, P.C.(202) 362-0636
5225 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Suite 404
Washington, DC  20015
kr@goldsteinrussell.com
Party name: Professional Arbitrators and Arbitration Scholars
 
Rae T. Vann Norris Tysse Lampley & Lakis LLP(202) 629-5600
1501 M Street, N.W., Suite 400
Washington, DC  20005
rvann@ntll.com
Party name: Equal Employment Advisory Council
 
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 and AARP