No. 16-1220
Title:Animal Science Products, Inc., et al., Petitioners
Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., et al.
Docketed:April 12, 2017
Linked with 16A650
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
   Case Numbers:(13-4791)
   Decision Date:September 20, 2016
   Rehearing Denied:November 4, 2016
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Jan 03 2017Application (16A650) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from February 2, 2017 to April 3, 2017, submitted to Justice Ginsburg.
Jan 03 2017Application (16A650) granted by Justice Ginsburg extending the time to file until April 3, 2017.
Apr 03 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 12, 2017)
Apr 25 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including June 5, 2017.
Apr 27 2017Brief amici curiae of Professors Williams S. Dodge and Paul B. Stephan filed.
May 16 2017Letter of May 11, 2017, from counsel for petitioners received waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition pursuant to Rule 15.5.
Jun 05 2017Brief of respondents Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., et al. in opposition filed. (Distributed)
Jun 06 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 22, 2017.
Jun 13 2017Reply of petitioners Animal Science Products, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 26 2017The Acting Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
Nov 14 2017Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Proof of ServiceMain Document

Attorneys for Petitioners
Michael Julian Gottlieb
    Counsel of Record
Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
1401 New York Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
Party name: Animal Science Products, et al.
Attorneys for Respondents
Jonathan M. Jacobson
    Counsel of Record
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, PC
1301 Avenue of the Americas
40th Floor
New York, NY 10019
(212) 497-7700
Party name: Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., et al.
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
Jonathan S. MasseyMassey & Gail, LLP
1325 G Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 652-4511
Party name: Professors Williams S. Dodge and Paul B. Stephan