Docket for 10-1399
No. 10-1399
Title:
Dana Roberts, Petitioner
v.
Sea-Land Services, Inc., et al.
Docketed:May 13, 2011
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(08-70268)
  Decision Date:November 10, 2010
  Rehearing Denied:February 10, 2011
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
May 11 2011 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 13, 2011)
Jun 8 2011 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including July 13, 2011.
Jul 11 2011 Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including July 20, 2011.
Jul 20 2011 Brief of respondent Federal Respondent in opposition filed.
Aug 3 2011 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 26, 2011.
Aug 9 2011 Reply of petitioner Dana Roberts filed. (Distributed)
Sep 27 2011 Petition GRANTED limited to Question 1 presented by the petition.
Nov 3 2011 Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Dana Roberts.
Nov 14 2011 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Wednesday, January 11, 2012.
Nov 14 2011 Brief of petitioner Dana Roberts filed.
Nov 18 2011 Record received from U.S.C.A. for 9th Circuit. (1 envelope)
Nov 18 2011 CIRCULATED.
Nov 21 2011 Brief amicus curiae of The American Association for Justice filed. (Distributed)
Nov 22 2011 Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED.
Dec 14 2011 Brief of respondents Sea-Land Services, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 14 2011 Brief of respondent Director, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs filed. (Distributed)
Dec 15 2011 Record received from U.S. Dept. of Labor Benefits Review Board. (1 Box)
Dec 21 2011 Motion for divided argument filed by the Solicitor General.
Dec 30 2011 Motion for divided argument filed by respondent GRANTED.
Jan 4 2012 Reply of petitioner Dana Roberts filed. (Distributed)
Jan 11 2012 Argued. For petitioner: Joshua T. Gillelan, II, Washington, D. C. For federal respondent: Joesph R. Palmore, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. For private respondent: Peter Keisler, Washington, D. C.
Mar 20 2012 Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Sotomayor, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Scalia, Kennedy, Thomas, Breyer, Alito, and Kagan, JJ., joined. Ginsburg, J., filed an opinion concurring in part and dissenting in part.
Apr 23 2012 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
May 2 2012 Record returned to U.S. Department of Labor Benefits Review Board.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Joshua T. Gillelan II. Longshore Claimants' National Law Center(202) 625-8331
    Counsel of RecordGeorgetown Place, Suite 500
1101 30th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20007
JGillelan@comcast.net
Party name: Dana Roberts
Attorneys for Respondents:
Carter G. Phillips Sidley Austin LLP(202) 736-8270
    Counsel of Record1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
cphillips@sidley.com
Party name: Sea-Land Services, Inc., et al.
 
Frank B. Hugg 5810 Telegraph Avenue(510) 595-9575
Oakland, CA  94609-1522
Party name: Sea-Land Services, Inc., and Lumbermens Mutual Group.
 
Peter D. Keisler Sidley Austin LLP(202) 736-8000
1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
pkeisler@sidley.com
Party name: Sea-Land Services, Inc., et al.
 
Joseph Russell Palmore Assistant to the Solicitor General
Office of the Solicitor General
Department of Justice
Washington, DC  20530
Party name: Sea-Land Services, Inc., et al.
 
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: Director, Office of Workers' Compensation Programs
Other:
Jeffrey R. White 777 6th Street N.W., Suite 520 (202) 944-2839
Washington, DC  20001
jeffrey.white@cclfirm.com
Party name: The American Association for Justice