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Docket for 15-375
No. 15-375
Title:
Supap Kirtsaeng, dba Bluechristine99, Petitioner
v.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Docketed:September 28, 2015
Linked with 15A170
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  Case Nos.:(14-344-cv)
  Decision Date:May 27, 2015
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Aug 13 2015 Application (15A170) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 25, 2015 to September 24, 2015, submitted to Justice Ginsburg.
Aug 17 2015 Application (15A170) granted by Justice Ginsburg extending the time to file until September 24, 2015.
Sep 24 2015 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 28, 2015)
Oct 5 2015 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 27, 2015.
Nov 24 2015 Brief of respondent John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in opposition filed.
Nov 27 2015 Letter of Rule 29.6 corporate disclosure statement received from counsel for respondent.
Dec 8 2015 Reply of petitioner Supap Kirtsaing, dba Bluechristine99 filed. (Distributed).
Dec 9 2015 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 8, 2016.
Jan 11 2016 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 15, 2016.
Jan 15 2016 Petition GRANTED.
Feb 11 2016 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Feb 11 2016 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or of neither party received from counsel for the respondent.
Feb 22 2016 Joint appendix filed. (Statment of costs filed.)
Feb 22 2016 Brief of petitioner Supap Kirtsaeng, dba Bluechristine99 filed.
Feb 29 2016 Brief amicus curiae of Public Knowledge filed.
Mar 4 2016 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Monday, April 25, 2016
Mar 7 2016 Brief amicus curiae of Intellectual Property Owners Association in support of neither party filed.
Mar 7 2016 Brief amicus curiae of American Intellectual Property Law Association in support of neither party filed.
Mar 14 2016 Record requested from U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit.
Mar 15 2016 CIRCULATED.
Mar 16 2016 Record received from the U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit is electronic.
Mar 23 2016 Brief of respondent John Wiley & Sons, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 30 2016 Brief amicus curiae of Rimini Street, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 30 2016 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)
Mar 30 2016 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Mar 30 2016 Brief amicus curiae of The Copyright Alliance filed. (Distributed)
Mar 30 2016 Brief amicus curiae of Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Apr 8 2016 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.
Apr 11 2016 Reply of petitioner Supap Kirtsaeng, dba Bluechristine99 filed. (Distributed)
Apr 25 2016 Argued. For petitioner: E. Joshua Rosenkranz, New York, N. Y. For respondent: Paul M. Smith, Washington, D. C.; and Elaine J. Goldenberg, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.)
Jun 16 2016 Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED. Kagan, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.
Jul 18 2016 JUDGMENT ISSUED



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
E. Joshua Rosenkranz Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP(212) 506-5380
    Counsel of Record51 West 52nd Street
New York, NY  10019-6142
jrosenkranz@orrick.com
Party name: Supap Kirtsaeng, dba Bluechristine99
Attorneys for Respondent:
Paul M. Smith Jenner & Block LLP(202) 639-6060
    Counsel of Record1099 New York Avenue, N.W.
Suite 900
Washington, DC  20001
psmith@jenner.com
Party name: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Other:
Charles Duan Public Knowledge(202) 861-0020
1818 N Street, NW, Suite 410
Washington, DC  20036
cduan@publicknowledge.org
Party name: Public Knowledge
 
Barbara A. Fiacco Foley Hoag LLP(617) 832-1000
155 Seaport Boulevard
Boston, MA  02210
bfiacco@foleyhoag.com
Party name: American Intellectual Property Law Association in support of neither party
 
Elaine J. Goldenberg Assistant to the Solicitor General
Department of Justice
Washington, DC  20530
Party name: United States
 
Gunnar Bjorn Gundersen ONE LLP(949) 502-2870
4000 MacArthur Blvd.
East Tower, Suite 500
Newport Beach, CA  92660
ggundersen@onellp.com
Party name: Intellectual Property Owners Association in support of neither party
 
Eleanor Martine Lackman Cowan DeBaets Abrahams & Sheppard LLP(212) 974-7474
41 Madison Avenue, 34th Floor
New York, NY  10010
elackman@cdas.com
Party name: The Copyright Alliance
 
David Leichtman Robins, Kaplan, L.L.P.(212) 980-7400
601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY  10022
dleichtman@robinskaplan.com
Party name: Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Inc.
 
Mark A. Perry Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP(202) 955-8500
1050 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC  20036-5306
mperry@gibsondunn.com
Party name: Rimini Street, Inc.
 
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
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