Docket for 10-1064
No. 10-1064
Title:
Francis J. Farina, Petitioner
v.
Nokia, Inc., et al.
Docketed:February 28, 2011
Linked with 10A641
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  Case Nos.:(08-4034)
  Decision Date:October 22, 2010

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Dec 23 2010 Application (10A641) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from January 20, 2011 to February 22, 2011, submitted to Justice Alito.
Dec 27 2010 Application (10A641) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until February 22, 2011.
Feb 22 2011 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 30, 2011)
Mar 24 2011 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the respondents.
Mar 25 2011 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 29, 2011.
Mar 28 2011 Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.
Apr 29 2011 Brief of respondents Nokia, Inc., et al. in opposition filed.
May 9 2011 Reply of petitioner Francis J. Farina filed.
May 10 2011 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 26, 2011.
May 31 2011 The Acting Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States. The Chief Justice and Justice Breyer took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
Aug 26 2011 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Sep 1 2011 Supplemental brief of petitioner Francis J. Farina filed.
Sep 7 2011 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 26, 2011.
Oct 3 2011 Petition DENIED. The Chief Justice and Justice Breyer took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Allison M. Zieve Public Citizen Litigation Group(202) 588-1000
1600 20th St., NW
Washington, DC  20009
azieve@citizen.org
Party name: Francis J. Farina
Attorneys for Respondents:
David C. Frederick Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, P.L.L.C.(202) 326-7900
    Counsel of Record1615 M Street, N.W., Suite 400
Washington, DC  20036
dfrederick@khhte.com
Party name: Nokia, Inc., et al.
Other:
Donald B. Verrilli Jr. 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
 
Elizabeth B. Wydra Constitutional Accountability Center(202) 296-6889
1200 18th St., N.W., Suite 501
Washington, DC  20036
elizabeth@theusconstitution.org
Party name: Constitutional Accountability Center