No. 16-1215
Title:Lamar, Archer & Cofrin, LLP, Petitioner
R. Scott Appling
Docketed:April 11, 2017
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
   Case Numbers:(16-11911)
   Decision Date:February 15, 2017
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Apr 11 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 11, 2017)
May 05 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including May 25, 2017.
May 25 2017Brief of respondent R. Scott Appling in opposition filed.
May 30 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2017.
May 31 2017Reply of petitioner Lamar, Archer & Cofrin, LLP filed. (Distributed)
Jun 19 2017The Acting Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
Nov 09 2017Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.

Attorneys for Petitioner
Gregory G. Garre
    Counsel of Record
Latham & Watkins, LLP
555 11th Street, N.W.
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004
(202) 637-2207
Party name: Lamar, Archer & Cofrin, LLP
Attorneys for Respondent
Paul W. Hughes
    Counsel of Record
Mayer Brown LLP
1999 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006-1101
(202) 263-3000
Party name: R. Scott Appling
Noel J. Francisco
    Counsel of Record
Solicitor General
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20530-0001
Party name: United States