Docket for 12-43
No. 12-43
Title:
PPL Corporation and Subsidiaries, Petitioners
v.
Commissioner of Internal Revenue
Docketed:July 11, 2012
Linked with 11A1064
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  Case Nos.:(11-1069)
  Decision Date:December 22, 2011
  Rehearing Denied:March 9, 2012
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
May 9 2012 Application (11A1064) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 7, 2012 to July 9, 2012, submitted to Justice Alito.
May 10 2012 Application (11A1064) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until July 9, 2012.
Jul 9 2012 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 10, 2012)
Jul 30 2012 Consent to filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Jul 31 2012 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including September 10, 2012.
Aug 7 2012 Brief amici curiae of N. Jerrold Cohen, Carol P. Tello, and Shane A. Lord filed.
Aug 8 2012 Brief amici curiae of Rosanne Altshuler, et al. filed.
Aug 10 2012 Brief amici curiae of Southeastern Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Sep 4 2012 Brief of respondent Commissioner of Internal Revenue filed.
Sep 19 2012 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 5, 2012.
Oct 3 2012 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 26, 2012.
Oct 29 2012 Petition GRANTED.
Dec 3 2012 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Dec 13 2012 Joint appendix filed (2 volumes). (Statement of costs received.)
Dec 13 2012 Brief of petitioner PPL Corporation and Subsidiaries filed.
Dec 14 2012 Brief amici curiae of Patrick J. Smith, et al. filed.
Dec 18 2012 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Wednesday, Fedruary 20, 2013
Dec 19 2012 Brief amici curiae of Entergy Corporation, et al. filed.
Dec 20 2012 Brief amicus curiae of American Electric Power Company, Inc. filed.
Dec 20 2012 Brief amici curiae of Southeastern Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Jan 4 2013 CIRCULATED.
Jan 11 2013 Record from U.S.C.A. for 3rd Circuit is electronic.
Jan 14 2013 Brief of respondent Commissioner of Internal Revenue filed. (Distributed)
Jan 18 2013 Brief amici curiae of Anne Alstott, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 24 2013 Record recieved from U.S. Tax Court. (4 boxes)
Feb 12 2013 Reply of petitioner PPL Corporation and Subsidiaries filed. (Distributed)
Feb 20 2013 Argued. For petitioner: Paul D. Clement, Washington, D. C. For respondent: Ann O'Connell, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C.
May 20 2013 Judgment REVERSED. Thomas, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court. Sotomayor, J., filed a concurring opinion.
Jun 21 2013 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
Jun 26 2014 Record returned to U.S. Tax Court.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioners:
Paul D. Clement Bancroft PLLC(202) 234-0090
    Counsel of Record1919 M Street, N.W., Suite 470
Washington, DC  20036
pclement@bancroftpllc.com
Party name: PPL Corporation and Subsidiaries
Attorneys for Respondent:
Donald B. Verrilli Jr. Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
    Counsel of Record United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
Party name: Commissioner of Internal Revenue
Other:
Steven G. Bradbury Dechert LLP(202) 261-3483
1900 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
steven.bradbury@dechert.com
Party name: Southeastern Legal Foundation, et al.
 
N. Jerold Cohen Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP(404) 853-8000
999 Peachtree St., NE
Atlanta, GA  30309
Jerry.Cohen@sutherland.com
Party name: N. Jerrold Cohen, Carol P. Tello, and Shane A. Lord
 
Stephen David Gardner Cooley, LLP(212) 479-6000
1114 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY  10036
sgardner@cooley.com
Party name: Entergy Corporation, et al.
 
Michael Jay Graetz 435 West 116th Street (203) 449-4165
New York, NY  10027
mgraet@law.columbia.edu
Party name: Anne Alstott, et al.
 
Walter Hellerstein University of Georgia Law School(706) 542-5175
Herty Drive
Athens, GA  30602
wally@uga.edu
Party name: Rosanne Altschuler, et al.
 
Alan I. Horowitz Miller & Chevalier Chartered(202) 626-5800
655 Fifteenth Steet, N. W.
Suite 900
Washington, DC  20005
ahorowitz@milchev.com
Party name: American Electric Power Company, Inc.
 
Patrick J. Smith 1700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Suite 600(202)-393-7600
Washington, DC  20006
psmith@ipbtax.com
Party name: Patrick J. Smith, et al.