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Docket for 14-770
No. 14-770
Title:
Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran, Petitioner
v.
Deborah Peterson, et al.
Docketed:December 31, 2014
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  Case Nos.:(13-2952)
  Decision Date:July 9, 2014
  Rehearing Denied:September 29, 2014
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Dec 29 2014 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 30, 2015)
Jan 23 2015 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including March 2, 2015.
Mar 2 2015 Brief of respondents Deborah Peterson, et al. in opposition filed.
Mar 17 2015 Reply of petitioner Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran filed.
Mar 18 2015 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 3, 2015.
Apr 6 2015 The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
Aug 19 2015 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Sep 1 2015 Supplemental brief of petitioner Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran filed.
Sep 2 2015 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 28, 2015.
Oct 1 2015 Petition GRANTED.
Nov 6 2015 Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran.
Nov 16 2015 Brief of petitioner Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran filed.
Nov 20 2015 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, In support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner
Nov 20 2015 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party received from counsel for the respondents, Deborah Peterson, et al.
Nov 23 2015 Brief amici curiae of Federal Courts Scholars filed.
Nov 24 2015 SET FOR ARGUMENT on Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Nov 30 2015 Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED.
Dec 4 2015 Record requested from U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit.
Dec 11 2015 Record received from U.S.D.C. Southern District of New York. The record is SEALED, and arrived in 4 Boxes.
Dec 15 2015 CIRCULATED.
Dec 16 2015 Brief of respondents Deborah Peterson, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 17 2015 Record received from U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit. The record is electronic, also received is one box of SEALED records.
Dec 21 2015 Brief amici curiae of National Security Law Professors filed. (Distributed)
Dec 22 2015 Brief amicus curiae of The United States Senate filed. (Distributed)
Dec 22 2015 Brief amicus curiae of Agudas Chasidei Chabad filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2015 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2015 Brief amici curiae of Former Senior Officials of the Office of Legal Counsel filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2015 Brief amici curiae of The Bipartisan Legal Advisory Group of the U.S. House of Representatives, and 225 Individual Members of the U.S. House of Representatives filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2015 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Dec 23 2015 Brief amicus curiae of Foundation for Defense of Democracies filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2015 Brief amici curiae of Constitutional Law and Federal Courts Scholars filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2015 Brief amici curiae of Current United States Senators Sheldon Whitehouse, Lindsey O. Graham, Ted Cruz, and Christopher A. Coons filed. (Distributed).
Jan 6 2016 Reply of petitioner Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran filed. (Distributed)
Jan 8 2016 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.
Jan 13 2016 Argued. For petitioner: Jeffrey A. Lamken, Washington, D. C. For respondents: Theodore B. Olson, Washington, D. C.; and Edwin S. Kneedler, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. (for United States, as amicus curiae).
Apr 20 2016 Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Ginsburg, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Kennedy, Breyer, Alito, and Kagan, JJ., joined, and in all but Part II-C of which Thomas, J., joined. Roberts, C. J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Sotomayor, J., joined.
May 23 2016 JUDGMENT ISSUED



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Jeffrey A. Lamken MoloLamken LLP(202) 556-2000
    Counsel of RecordThe Watergate, Suite 660
600 New Hampshire Ave., NW
Washington, DC  20037
jlamken@mololamken.com
Party name: Bank Markazi, aka The Central Bank of Iran
Attorneys for Respondents:
Theodore B. Olson Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP(202) 955-8500
    Counsel of Record1050 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20036
tolson@gibsondunn.com
Party name: Deborah Peterson, et al.
 
Liviu Vogel 292 Madison Avenue 212-661-7100
New York, NY  10017
lvogel@salonmarrow.com
Party name: Deborah Peterson, et al.
Other:
Patricia Mack Bryan Office of Senate Legal Counsel(202) 224-4435
642 Hart Senate Office Bldg.
Washington, DC  20510
pat_bryan@legal.senate.gov
Party name: The United States Senate
 
Kelly Patrick Dunbar Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr(202) 663-6000
1875 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Washington, DC  20006
kelly.dunbar@wilmerhale.com
Party name: Former Senior Officials of the Office of Legal Counsel
 
John Michael Eubanks Motley Rice LLC(843)-216-9000
28 Bridgeside Boulevard
Mount Pleasant, SC  29464
jeubanks@motleyrice.com
Party name: Current United States Senators Sheldon Whitehouse, Lindsey O. Graham, Ted Cruz, and Christopher A. Coons
 
Jimmy Gurule 2119 Eck Hall of Law574 631-5917
Notre Dame, IN  46556
Jimmy.Gurule.1@nd.edu
Party name: National Security Law Professors
 
Edwin S. Kneedler Deputy Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
Party name: United States
 
Nathan Lewin Lewin & Lewin, LLP(202) 828-1000
888 17th Street, NW, 4th Floor
Washington, DC  20036
nat@lewinlewin.com
Party name: Agudas Chasidei Chabad
 
Erin E. Murphy Bancroft PLLC(202) 234-0090
500 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC  20036
emurphy@bancroftpllc.com
Party name: Foundation for Defense of Democracies
 
Isaac Benjamin Rosenberg Office of General Counsel(202) 225-9700
U.S. House of Representatives
219 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC  20515
isaacrosenberg@mail.house.gov
Party name: The Bipartisan Legal Advisory Group of the U.S.House of Representatives, and 225 Individual Members of the U.S.House of Representatives
 
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
 
Ernest A. Young 3208 Fox Terrace Drive(919) 360-7718
Apex, NC  27502
young@law.duke.edu
Party name: Federal Courts Scholars
 
Erik R Zimmerman Robinson,Bradshaw(919) 328-8826
Suite 300
1450 Raleigh Road
Chapel Hill, NC  27517
ezimmerman@rbh.com
Party name: Constitutional Law and Federal Courts Scholars
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